Meet our organisation

The Dante Alighieri Society of Auckland organises the Festival Italiano every year for the Italian community, and to offer to the city of Auckland a taste of Italy. Festival Italiano is managed with the help of the Newmarket Business Association and the generous support of the Waitematā Local Board.

Businesses and organisations interested in participating in the 2020 Festival Italiano edition please contact

Please apply only if selling great Italian food or products. Food sellers will need to have a current food licence.

We apologise in advance if due to space restrictions we cannot accept all applicants.

Fill out the form and we will be in touch!

Getting there on the Festival Italiano Day

The Festival Italiano is held in Newmarket: Osborne St, Osborne Lane, Kent St, Rialto Centre and Lumsden Green (Ferrary car display).
On Sunday free parking is available in Railway St, Carlton Gore Rd, Morgan St and many other sides streets. Click here for the full list.
The Festival is easy to reach by Public Transport, and Newmarket train station is just across the road. There is also a number of buses servicing the area.
To Plan your journey into Newmarket using public transport visit Auckland Transport.
Newmarket has also several public carparks. See the map below for their locations.

Roading Updates

To view more information on the infrastructure works happening around Westfield Newmarket

and the detours in place, please click here.

Mobility Parking

For more information, click here

Click here to see larger map or to print

Parking rates:
Wilson Parking locations and pricing please click here
Tournament locations and pricing please click here
Care Park locations and pricing please click here
 Secure P locations and pricing please click here
Nuffield Street location and pricing please click here

20th October 2019

11am ~ 5pm

Osborne St, Kent St and Rialto Centre