Event Details

NZ Sculpture OnShore is a vibrant and engaging, must see, sculpture exhibition.

Fort Takapuna Historic Reserve, Devonport, Auckland, NZ

The exhibition is located at the stunningly beautiful Fort Takapuna, overlooking Narrow Neck beach in Devonport.

Open 10am-5pm Daily
Sat 3rd - Sun 18th Nov 2018

Closed on Monday's 
NZ Sculpture OnShore makes for a fantastic day out, with a cafe, Children's Adventure Trail all on offer.

Come Along

Enjoy a day out with fantastic views, stunning art and good times. And all for a fantastic cause.

While visiting the exhibition, it is also a perfect opportunity to check out Takapuna and Devonport’s beautiful beaches, bustling cafe’s, shops, museums and two volcanic cones.

You can travel to the exhibition by car, ferry, bus or bike. It is an easy location to travel to, you can drive along the picturesque peninsula to Devonport or jump on a ferry in downtown Auckland for the quick 12 minute ferry ride.

Check out Takapuna and Devonport to plan your day at NZ Sculpture OnShore.

Some parts of the outdoor exhibition is wheelchair friendly including the toilets in the gallery.

Children's Adventure Trail - The education designer produces this Adventure Trail Map which the Ticket Office staff give out free of charge to all adults bringing children to the event.

Sorry, no dogs. Due to the family environment and precious artworks dogs will not be permitted at the event.

Closed on Mondays

Tickets Available On Site and Online

 Adults $20 | Children $5 | Concession $15 | Family $45

Tickets available now

Travelling to NZ Sculpture OnShore

By car

Devonport is accessible via both the Northern and Southern motorways. Take the Esmonde Rd exit and follow the signs to Devonport, then Narrow Neck beach.

Car parking $5

There is plenty of parking on site at the event organised and run by Devonport Rotary. Free Car Parking is available at Narrow Neck Beach reserve, with a two-minute stroll to Fort Takapuna.

By ferry

The Auckland ferry terminal is situated at 99 Quay Street, which is right at the bottom of Queen Street, with ferries leaving on the hour and half hour.

Fullers Ferries to Devonport

By bus

Why not leave your car at home and travel to NZ Sculpture OnShore by bus. To organise your trip to and from the exhibit please visit the Auckland transport website and use their Bus journey planner.

Plan your trip here



Auckland Transport

For further information on transport:

Auckland Transport

By bike via the ferry

For the bike lovers, bring your bikes and go for a leisurely cycle around to the exhibition, taking in some of the fantastic scenery of Devonport. There is also bike and e-bike hire available from Bikes and Berbers in the Devonport Ferry Building.



Don’t miss out on this fabulous day out.

You can purchase at the gate or buy your tickets online here.

Walking Map

AT Transport Map

NZ Sculpture OnShore map NZ Sculpture OnShore map (269 KB)


Fort Takapuna Historic Reserve, Auckland, North Shore, NZ


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