GridAKL is Auckland’s Innovation Precinct at Wynyard Quarter.  

A place of discovery, GridAKL encourages creativity and energises people and businesses to think differently.

GridAKL is part of a 48,000m2 commercial development on a city block bounded by Halsey, Pakenham, Daldy and Madden Streets. As the home for innovation in the heart of Auckland, GridAKL provides the space and support for a healthy and vibrant innovation culture. GridAKL showcases, celebrates and inspires innovation in our community.


GridAKL is a highly connected neighbourhood of state of the art buildings, meeting spaces and services at the heart of the revitalised Wynyard Quarter.

John Lysaght Building

Located at 101 Pakenham Street West, GridAKL’s first permanent building is 1,800m2 and houses coworking space operated by BizDojo -home to a mix of start-ups and SMEs, along with the GridAKL community event space and Tech Cafe. Find out more about GridAKL at Lysaght.

12 Madden Street - Levels 4 and 5 leasing now

GridAKL’s flagship building offers 8,500m2 of stimulating workspaces, event facilities, a member’s lounge and collaborative environments for inventive businesses to connect, creating new opportunities for innovation. Scheduled to open July 2017.

Mason Brothers

This refurbished character building at 139 Pakenham Street West offers circa 1,500m2 across three floors of offices with shared amenities, SME accommodation and grow-on space. Scheduled for opening mid 2017.

Further buildings will become available at a later date.