RFA is a team of passionate and creative people whose purpose is to enrich life in Auckland by engaging people in the arts, environment, sport and events. Our portfolio of Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, Auckland Conventions, Auckland Live, Auckland Stadiums, Auckland Zoo, New Zealand Maritime Museum Hui Te Ananui A Tangaroa and RFA Corporate provides a depth and diversity of experiences across some of New Zealand’s most iconic buildings and venues.
As an Auckland Council organisation, our business is to deliver good outcomes by making excellent commercial use of the city’s landmark assets. We do this by securing top international acts, entertainment, conventions and exhibitions that bring social and economic benefits for Aucklanders.
RFA also has a regional role, advising Auckland Council on governance for Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) and Auckland War Memorial Museum. We provide operational or capital funding for a range of other Auckland assets including Trusts Arena, Vodafone Events Centre, North Shore Events Centre, and Stardome Observatory and Planetarium.
Who we are
- Auckland’s leading events and experience organisation
- Four million visitors a year
- More than 4,000 events annually
- Twelve landmark venues
- Six divisions
- $1.3 billion in total assets