Tag: New Zealand

Auckland venue to mirror Sydney Opera House

New stadium in Aukland revealed

The global design team behind the proposed new downtown stadium at Quay Park (New Zealand) believe that the arena could one day become Auckland’s version of the Sydney Opera House. ‘nzherald.co.nz’ stated that the detailed plans were revealed recently for the 15-hectare precinct, also known... » Read more

Eden Park breaks visitor records in 2023

Eden Park with attendance record

Globally recognised as one of the world’s most iconic stadiums, 2023 was yet another record-breaking year for Eden Park, with over one million people visiting the venue. The crowds flocked to international and domestic cricket, rugby and football games including a historic nine FIFA Women’s... » Read more

Canterbury arena work remarkable progress

Time lapse of new Te Kaha stadium in Christchurch published

From bare land to three levels high, a new timelapse video shows just how much progress has been made on Te Kaha, Canterbury’s (New Zealand) multiuse arena over the past 12 months. ‘Christchurch City Council’ stated that the lead contractor of the $683-million project BESIX Watpac (Australian... » Read more

Developers pitch for major Auckland venue

Eden Park major upgrade or new stadium

Eight private developers have pitched plans for a major stadium in Auckland (New Zealand), in a quickie process which the Council hoped would let it move on to deciding the future of Eden Park versus building new. ‘Stuff’ stated that six relative newcomers have joined the privately-owned Eden... » Read more

FIFA women’s soccer show smash hit start-off

Womens WC perfect start

The FIFA Women’s World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023™ has kicked-off in stunning style with a number of attendance records set on the opening day in Auckland (New Zealand) on July 20th. ‘FIFA’ stated that New Zealand commenced the ninth edition of the tournament at the Eden Park in... » Read more

‘Quiet Rooms’ at FIFA women’s extravaganza

Quiet rooms at Womens WC

Spectators at the Eden Park in Auckland (New Zealand)/Tāmaki Makaurau (Māori word for Auckland), Stadium Australia in Sydney/Wangal (‘Inner West’ of Sydney) and the Brisbane Stadium in Brisbane/Meaanjin (another name for Brisbane) (both in Australia) will have gameday access to ‘Quiet... » Read more

Orangetheory Stadium local naming rights deal

Orangetheory Stadium New Zealand naming rights

The local design and commercial construction company Apollo Projects has secured naming rights to the Orangetheory Stadium in Christchurch, New Zealand, through a new partnership with Venues Ōtautahi. ‘Newsline’ stated that the agreement will be in place from August 1st, 2023 until the end of... » Read more