Who owns Britomart Auckland?
Cooper and Company
Britomart is a large-scale urban renewal project at the heart of Auckland’s central city, founded originally on a public-private partnership between Cooper and Company and Auckland City Council but now exclusively owned and managed by Cooper and Company interests.
Why is it called Britomart?
Its name was taken from a Royal Navy gunship, HMS Britomart, which was the first English vessel to carry out a detailed survey of the Waitematā Harbour in 1841.
What was Britomart?
Britomart was the name given to the daughter of King Ryence of Wales. Britomart was the name of one of the Lady Knights of King Arthur’s Knights of the Round Table. The word Britomart also comes from a mythological Cretan goddess Britomartis.
What street is Britomart on?
It is at the foot of Queen Street, the main commercial thoroughfare of Auckland city centre, with the main ferry terminal just across Quay Street.
How many train stations are there in Auckland?
Trains are a great way to travel around Auckland with 41 stations across four lines: Southern, Eastern, Western and Onehunga.
Who was Britomart?
When was Britomart station built?
The history of rail and Britomart The area of Britomart, built on reclaimed land, was the location of Auckland City’s railway station from 1885.
Is Britomart station open?
The Britomart building is open to the public during the following hours: Monday to Thursday – 5am to 11pm. Friday – 5am to 1.15am. Saturday – 5.45am to 1.15am.
Why choose Britomart Auckland?
Designer boutiques, award-winning eateries, bars, health, beauty and offices set within some of Auckland’s oldest buildings and newest architecture, Britomart is the place to be from the first meeting of the day to the last whiskey of the night.
Where is Britomart?
Britomart sits above Auckland’s busiest public transport hub, at the intersection of two protected cycleways and with a full-service six-storey carpark. Car and bike parking.
What are the Best New Zealand fashion brands to visit Britomart?
Born in the hills and praised on the street, iconic New Zealand clothing label Huffer is a must-visit Britomart stop-off for those who love casual style. One of New Zealand’s most successful fashion exports, Trelise Cooper combines colour, texture and print to create an eclectic form of glamour.
Is the Britomart car park open 24 hours?
The Britomart Car Park is open for public parking 24 hours, 7 days. Drive in or book your carpark, bike or scooter online here. More information about rates, valet and grooming services can be found here.