About us
Our campus

While most programmes are available fully online, our HQ in Grafton, Auckland is a hub of innovation, bold conversations and a space to ask big questions.

99 Khyber Pass Road
Grafton, Auckland, 1023

About our campus

The Mind Lab is located on the Ground Floor of 99 Khyber Pass Road in the suburb of Grafton in Auckland, New Zealand. We share the space with our sister organisation, Tech Futures Lab.

Our lab is made up of two large learning spaces which can house up to 100 students (theatre style) or 60 students (classroom style), a student lounge area and a number of office spaces where our teams work and collaborate.

Frequently asked questions

We host a number of info sessions, workshops, speaker series and also a number of external events with local businesses and organisations. Our space is perfect for small and large groups and the space can be configured in different ways.

To see what's on at The Mind Lab, check out our Events page.

The Mind Lab HQ is generally open Monday-Friday between 8:30am and 5:30pm. It is also open on weekends and weeknights for specific classes and events.

Face-to-face sessions are held at The Mind Lab's Auckland campus.

Students of The Mind Lab and Tech Futures Lab are also welcome to use the space during the staffed hours. We recommend messaging your Programme Coordinator or Programme Lead on Slack to give the team a heads up.

If you are interested in hosting an event, workshop or meeting at The Mind Lab, please contact melissa.fincham@themindlab.com with more information.

The Mind Lab is centrally located so there are a number of options to get here.

By foot: We strongly recommend our students and staff to get here by foot wherever possible.

By bicycle: There is bicycle parking available in the basement of the building. You'll need to bring your own lock. Just let reception know when you arrive and they can help you.

By train: We are an 8-minute (uphill) walk from the Grafton Train Station. The Mount Eden train station is currently closed while the City Rail Link project is in progress. We recommend using the Auckland Transport Journey Planner to plan your route.

By bus: There are a number of bus stops within a 5-10 minute walk, on Khyber Pass Road, Symonds Street and Mt Eden Road. We recommend using the Auckland Transport Journey Planner to plan your route.

By car: There is limited street parking available in the surrounding area but a number of paid carparks that you can pay by the hour or for the day. We recommend using apps like Parkable or ParkMate. Earlybird rates start at $8 for 8 hours.

The Mind Lab is located on the Ground Floor of 99 Khyber Pass Road in the suburb of Grafton in Auckland, New Zealand.

The building is on the corner of Nugent St and Khyber Pass Road and the entrance is on Nugent St. It is an Argosy building, we are on the Ground Floor and share the space with our sister organisation, Tech Futures Lab.