General enquiries / Box office
Hours: Open 7 days a week (excluding Public Holidays). Box Office opens ONE hour prior to shows.
Summer Holiday Hours 2021-2022
TAPAC is closed from Sunday 19 December until Monday 10 January. You can still book Holiday Programmes and Term 1 Performing Arts Programmes via our website.
100 Motions Road
PO Box 44-159
TAPAC is conveniently located at 100 Motions Road in Western Springs, Auckland (opposite Auckland Zoo). We are 6km from downtown Auckland and less than 5km from Ponsonby Road. BY CAR: Located close to the St Lukes motorway offramp and Great North Road, driving here is easy. BY BUS: We are located close to the Zoo and Motat bus stops on Great North Road and Meola Road.
For more information about getting here by bus, visit the AT public Transport website
We have a huge, free carpark at the front of the building for your use. Parents can easily park and come and enjoy a coffee at our bar/café when dropping off or collecting children.
TAPAC welcomes people of all abilities. If you have any specific access requirements, please talk to us on 09 845 0295 prior to your visit and we are more than happy to make arrangements to suit your situation.
We have four steps to the front entrance from the main carpark. Our side entrance on the right of the building has an access ramp into the foyer which is at ground level with the theatre, studios and rest of the building.
The toilets in our main foyer have an accessible cubicle.
Theatre configurations vary depending on the production, but we are always able to reserve places for wheelchairs and other specific requirements. Please visit our box office or call on 09 845 0295 to book wheelchair accessible tickets to theatre shows.
NB: You can come and search our lost property bin during opening hours.
Please note on the first day of every month all lost property will be donated to charity or disposed of. Cell phones, jewelry or any expensive items are kept at reception.