What you need to know...

You must book ahead on our website to visit the Race Zone. We take pre-booked groups of 10 or less into Race Zone every 15 minutes for this free 60-minute experience.

Children aged 16 and under are required to have a parent or guardian accompany them.

If your group is larger than 10 people, please email us at 5gracezone@spark.co.nz

School groups

  • During the school term, you can book ahead for school groups to visit. Please email us to make a request.
  • Race Zone provides an educational programme for school groups that includes access to a large meeting space, activities and speakers.
  • A minimum number of 20 students is required for a school booking.  Bookings must be made by a teacher, principal or school representative.
  • We provide free locker storage for schools and groups.
  • During school terms, the Spark 5G Race Zone is open Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 4pm until late March 2021.
  • During school holidays the Spark 5G Race Zone is open seven days a week.
  • Opening hours are subject to change without notice. The Race Zone is closed on Christmas Day.  

5G Race Zone is in Wynyard Quarter inside the Emirates Team New Zealand Base. View Race Zone on Google Maps

Please arrive 10 minutes before your booking to ensure registration is complete before you enter. You do not need to have a printed copy of your ticket.

  • There is 30 minutes of free parking available near Auckland Fish Market. After that time it’s $4 per hour at the parking machine located in the corner of the car park near the courtyard entrance. Wynyard Quarter offers on street wheelchair-friendly and Electric Vehicle parking.
  • There are plenty of bus, train and ferry routes that can get you here. Once you arrive in Britomart, we’re a 15 minute stroll along Auckland’s waterfront. Walk along Quay street towards the ferry terminal, past the Viaduct and over the Wynyard Quarter bridge to Emirates Team New Zealand Base.

Spark 5G Race Zone is a dark space with ambient lighting. It may not be a suitable space for persons with poor sight, epilepsy, motion sickness or any medical condition that could be made worse in response to flashing lights or 3D motion.

  • This space is suitable for wheelchairs, however, there is no space for prams or trolleys, and we ask that you please don’t bring them inside.
  • We also ask that you don’t bring food or drink into the space.

Win a day on the water

Prada Cup Experience


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America’s Cup Experience


Every Spark customer who goes through Race Zone will be in to win a day out in style, supporting our Emirates Team New Zealand as they defend the 36th America’s Cup. Prize includes hospitality for four.

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