Pharmacy and Shops


There is a pharmacy (retail) located on Level Five of the adjacent Auckland City Hospital Support Building.

The pharmacy stocks a wide range of medications, cosmetics, toiletries, slippers and gifts. Prescriptions, including hospital only, may be filled here before you go home.

Opening hours are:

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 10.00am to 4.00pm

Outside of these hours, there are a number of after-hours pharmacies including:

Medicines to Midnight
160 Broadway, Newmarket
Phone (09) 520 6634
(open every day till 12am)

Ascot Pharmacy
90 Greenlane Road East, Ellerslie
Phone (09) 520 9579
(open every day till 11.30pm)

Shorecare Pharmacy
209 Shakespeare Road, Milford
Phone (09) 488 0880
(open every day till 11pm)

After Hours Urgent Pharmacy
4 Great South Road, Papatoetoe
Phone (09) 278 3419
(open every day till 11pm)

For a full list of pharmacies in your area, please look in the yellow pages under pharmacies


Auckland City Hospital
Located on Level Five of the Auckland City Hospital Support building are:

  • ASB cashflow machine

  • Makete, which sells a variety of food and drinks as well as flowers

  • Jamaica Blue cafe

  • Planet Espresso coffee bar

  • Pharmacy

  • Subway

  • Paper Plus

Park Road
Just two minutes walk from the hospital on Park Road there are a number of shops providing eat-in or takeaway foods, as well as a dairy, superette and hairdresser.

Newmarket shopping centre has a full range of shops. It is 10 minutes walk across the Domain or a quick trip on the Link bus. Go to the Link Bus website which provides route information.

Karangahape Road
A 10 minute walk across Grafton Bridge there are a range of shops and cafes