Centrally located at ArtsPost Galleries & Shop, we are your local experts in our beautiful city.  There are a number of world class attractions in and around Hamilton and our friendly isite team will be happy to tell you all about them.

We provide a comprehensive, impartial information and booking service for Hamilton, Waikato, and the rest of New Zealand. 

  • Bookings: Local and nationwide for accommodation, attractions and activities, transport (train, bus, ferry)
  • Local information: Getting around, eat out/night out, shopping and markets, things to see and do
  • Planning: Tours, trips, itinerary planning
  • Event ticketing: Local and nationwide (companies listed below)
  • Free: Travel guides and maps
  • Guidance: Live, work, play in Hamilton

Meet our team - talk to our 100% Pure New Zealand Specialists

Hailey Visitor Services Manager
Kaiwhakahaere Taapoi
Hamilton Zoo &
Waiwhakareke Natural Heritage Park

Rachel Consultant/Systems Administrator 
Kaiwhakahaerenga Puunaha
Hamilton Gardens (Italian Renaissance Garden)
Katrina Information & Travel Consultant 
Kaiaawhina Tira Haere 
Waikato Museum
* Other language: Korean 
Melinda Information & Travel Consultant 
Kaiaawhina Tira Haere 
Victoria on the River
* Other language: Samoan 
Keira Information & Travel Consultant 
Kaiaawhina Tira Haere 
ArtsPost Galleries & Shop
* Other language: Manderin


Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10.00am to 5.00pm (including public holidays)
Closed Christmas Day



ArtsPost Galleries & Shop 
120 Victoria Street
Phone: 07 958 5960
Freephone NZ: 0800 HAMILTON (0800 4264 5866)
Outside NZ: +64 7 958 5960



Free on-street central city parking for up to two hours, with a $6 per hour charge for the third and subsequent hours. The two hours can be in one park or in a combination of central city on-street metered and pay and display parks between 8am and 8pm, Monday to Saturday.
Sensors have been installed in all metered parking bays in the central city which will provide real-time data on usage of parking spaces. The sensors are also linked to a free app, Pay My Park, which allows users to check parking availability, get reminders when their parking is due to expire and pay for parking via their mobile device.
For more information on parking in Hamilton's central city visit


Department of Conservation Backcountry Hut Tickets

If you prefer to 'pay as you go', or will be using backcountry huts infrequently, then purchasing Hut Tickets is a good option. You put these into the honesty box at the hut. Tickets are available in-store at the isite.

Hut ticket type


Standard – Adult (18+)


Standard – Child/Youth
(5-17 years)


Serviced – Adult (18+)


Serviced – Child/Youth
(5-17 years)



Hut tickets cannot be used for Great Walk Huts (during Great Walks season), or for bookable huts (Waitawheta Hut and Pinnacles Hut for example), they need to be booked online.


NZ Road Sign Magnet

For only $3.00 each we have the following in store. 
North Island
South Island
New Zealand
Kia Ora
The Shire
Middle Earth
Te Araroa Trail 3000km
Kia Kaha


Event ticketing

We are agents for the following event ticketing companies, tickets can be purchased instore only.

For further event information, simply refer to the above websites.


12 month Gift voucher - Kiwi Balloon Company

Kiwi Balloon Company’s flights take place daily from Innes Common, by Lake Rotoroa, on Lake Domain Drive in Hamilton.

Contact Hamilton isite by email or phone during work hours (Monday to Sunday 10am to 5pm) to purchase.
$400.00 per Adult
$320.00 per Child  (7-12 years)

Terms and Conditions:

This issued gift voucher entitles the bearer to a balloon flight with the Kiwi Balloon Company. It cannot be exchanged for cash, or used in conjunction with any other offer.
The gift voucher is valid for 12 months from the day of purchase.
It is non-refundable and cannot be redeemed during the Balloons over Waikato Festival.


Postal service

We are agents for Parcel Connect which allows you to send, collect or return your parcel at your local Parcel Connect agent when it suits you and your busy lifestyle.

For more information visit Parcel Connect.