Since the closure of Westfield Newmarket in 2018, the multi-million dollar overhaul and redevelopment of Westfield Newmarket has been paired with announcements of exciting new stores coming to the centre and rumours of who is yet to come. Set to open its doors in the last quarter of 2019 and with staged launches throughout the following months and into 2020, Westfield Newmarket will be anchored by a highly anticipated rooftop dining precinct, Rooftop on Broadway, Australian department store David Jones and so much more. The confirmation of several international retailers has been met with huge excitement and anticipation. For everything you need to know about who is arriving and what to expect, when Westfield Newmarket opens its doors, here are some who have been confirmed so far.
Retail / Fashion
Born in the South Island, Alchemy Equipment creates performance driven style.
Aje is a fashion brand is dedicated to raw beauty, tough femininity and effortless cool. The Newmarket store will include a full service offering as well as in-store stylists for the ultimate retail experience.
Assembly Label was born from a desire to create well-made products that embody the relaxed, Australian coastal lifestyle.
Bras n Things
The Australian lingerie retailer will be opening up their sixth Auckland store in Newmarket, offering an innovative range of lingerie, sleepwear, playwear, active and swimwear
Coco Republic are known for their breath taking interiors, mixing classic and contemporary furniture and homewares. In addition, they will offer room styling services by design experts in a dedicated interior design studio for home renovations, decorating and refurnishing. With 1,000sqm of retail space, Coco Republic will also have its very own L’Americano Espresso Bar.
Australian menswear label Connor will opening their second store in New Zealand, the brand offers great style for the everyday guy.
Established in Melbourne in 1986, Dangerfield is an alternative Australian fashion label blending vintage vibes and street style.
Australian luxury department store, David Jones will open its first Auckland store with local and international brands across fashion, shoes, beauty, home, designer and more.
New Zealand’s leading gaming retailer are set to open their first ever store in Newmarket!
Farmers will be one of the first stores to open in stage one of Westfield’s openings as the anchor tenant for the 309 Broadway site.
General Pants Co.
General Pants, which originates from Sydney, has long been a strong part of the youth streetwear sub-culture with their stores being high energy and large scale, with a huge mix of brands.
Offering a wide range of innovative and educational children’s toys, games and gifts.
One of New Zealand’s most well-known retailers, Hannahs’ heritage spans over 150 years.
Iconic kiwi streetwear brand will be expanding their Newmarket presence and opening a store in the mall as well as their Nuffield street space.
The kiwi outdoor and adventure store will be opening up a brand new fit-out in Westfield Newmarket.
Lego will be opening its first stand-alone New Zealand store later this year, bringing with it a fun and interactive retail experience for Lego fans. The new concept store will be a custom-built creative and inspiring space for all ages to enjoy and will include Lego brick models of New Zealand icons.
Lentes & Marcos
High quality, high fashion European eyewear brand, Lentes & Marcos have everything you need when it comes to lenses and frames.
Noel Leeming will be reimagining their retail experience with a state of the art, high-tech store in the 309 Broadway site.
For all things footwear and on trend, Novo Shoes will be opening soon in Westfield Newmarket.
Offering a range of massage chairs and accessories.
Pascoes The Jewellers
Stocking the largest range of jewellery and watches in New Zealand.
Hosting a range of popular brands, Platypus are the go-to when it comes to all things sneakers.
Rebel Sport is a household name for most kiwis and with several stores throughout the country, the wait is over for Newmarket!
Sass & Bide
Sass & Bide is at the forefront of women’s designer fashion and their approach to style is rebellious and eclectic, drawing inspiration from all aspects of art and culture.
After 25 years in the industry, Skechers is a footwear powerhouse with styles for men, women and kids around the world.
The Athlete’s Foot
The ultimate one stop shop for all your athletic footwear needs.
Changing the way athletes dress through innovative solutions, Under Armour inspires peak performance and undeniable advantage.
Get transported to an Italian Summer right here in Newmarket with Amore Gelato’s authentic flavours.
Archie Bros Cirque Electriq
The team behind the incredibly successful mini-golf bar experience, Holey Moley, are taking on Newmarket with a nostalgic 90’s themed arcade. Including a tenpin bowling alley, gaming machines and a menu that will transport you to a much simpler time.
Multiple cuisine offerings under one roof, just like the traditional food markets of the Mediterranean.
Bowl and Arrow
This healthy food outlet has gained a cult following over Auckland with their delightfully healthy and instagram-worthy smoothie bowls.
Bird on a Wire
They keep healthy food interesting, popular free-range rotisserie chicken eatery Bird on a Wire will bring ‘good vibes only’ to the centre’s fresh food market.
Locally owned and operated, Corner Burger are dedicated to crafting delicious burgers with fresh, local ingredients.
One of Auckland’s most iconic bubble tea outlets will be opening a fourth store in Westfield Newmarket.
Ika Bowl serve healthy fresh options balancing contemporary and traditional flavours by mixing and matching raw fish, salads, sauces and toppings to create a modern take on the staple Polynesian classic.
Acclaimed restauranteur Nic Watt and culinary director chef Darren Johnson have announced their first joint venture Inca, a smart casual, Peruvian-style eatery, set to open in the rooftop dining precinct.
Newmarket will be home to New Zealand’s very first IPPUDO restaurant – famous for their delicious Ramen.
Island Gelato Company
Originating on Waiheke Island, Island Gelato Company aim to bring that Summer feeling all year round with their fresh, innovative flavours.
In what will be an exciting addition to the precinct’s hospitality scene, L’Americano (located inside Coco Republic) will boast a casual yet modern Italian food and beverage menu.
New York Grill
Another exciting restaurant venture to be added to the rooftop on Broadway dining precinct.
Something & Social
Something & Social promises to deliver “something for everyone”, with an all-day casual dining offering that includes a speciality pizza menu, a great premium beer, wine and cocktail list, fantastic coffee and a dedicated gin garden with a specialised gin menu.
Experience the best of Bavaria at The Bavarian. The relaxed bierhouse will be opening its first New Zealand outlet this year.
White + Wong’s
White & Wong’s are best known for their Asian-fusion style cuisine, fantastic service and epic fit outs. The rooftop restaurant will feature a sit-down restaurant for over 450 customers and their very own cocktail bar, Sardine.
Other / services
Beauty & Beyond
Offering a range of classic beauty services as well as specialising in hair removal and medi spa treatments.
Australia’s mega-store Chemist Warehouse is also set to open in the 309 Broadway site.
A new-concept specialty Chinese market will put a high-end Asian twist on grocery shopping in Auckland, with an inhouse kitchen where customers can enjoy food prepared by a specialist chef with goods from the market.
The Art of Nails
Adding a touch of luxury to the everyday, Art of Nails are set to open their fourth salon.
The Cosmetic Clinic
Experts in laser hair removal, cosmetic injectables and skincare treatments, The Cosmetic Clinic offer a wide range of treatments performed by qualified and experienced clinicians.
Alongside the new arrivals and brand announcements, existing Newmarket retailers will be returning to the mall with new and improved fit-outs and experiences. Event Cinemas will be opening a second location in Newmarket that will include a Gold Class cinema, VMAX and more. Countdown will be opening in the final stage alongside a fresh farmers market-style food offering. Other retailers that will be relocating back into Westfield Newmarket include:
Concierge Car Wash
Michael Hill Jeweller
OLIVIA (pop-up store)