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Top Choice Music in Auckland

Real Groovy

Masses of new, second-hand and rare releases in vinyl and CD format, as well as concert tickets, giant posters, DVDs, books, magazines and clothes.
Top Choice Market in Auckland

Otara Flea Market

Held in the car park between the Manukau Polytech and the Otara town centre, this market has a palpable Polynesian atmosphere and is good for South Pacific food, music and fashions. Take bus 472, 487 or 497 from 55 …
Top Choice Clothing in Auckland

Zambesi

Iconic NZ label much sought after by local and international celebs. Also in Ponsonby and Newmarket.
Top Choice Jewellery in Auckland

Royal Jewellery Studio

Work by local artisans, including beautiful Māori designs and authentic pounamu (greenstone) jewellery.
Top Choice Books in Auckland

Unity Books

The inner city's best independent bookshop.
Wine in Waiheke Island

Waiheke Wine Centre

Located in Oneroa's main street, this well-stocked and authoritative store features wine from all of Waiheke's 30 vineyards, and is a good place to pick up information on wine destinations around the island.
Market in Auckland

Avondale Sunday Markets

This large, popular market has a strong Asian and Polynesian atmosphere and is excellent for fresh produce. Take the train from Britomart station to Avondale.
Arts & Crafts in Great Barrier Island

Aotea Community Art Gallery

This eclectic showcase for the island's artsy fraternity sells everything from paintings and sculpture to handmade soap and local honey.
Clothing in Auckland

Strangely Normal

Quality, NZ-made, men's tailored shirts straight out of Blue Hawaii sit alongside hipster hats, sharp shoes and cufflinks.
Clothing in Auckland

Zambesi

The most famous fashion label to come out of NZ, and much sought after by local and international celebs.