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About Us

All About Auctions is a commercial auction house located at 643 Great South Road, Penrose Auckland. Our vision is to provide the best possible outcomes to both buyers and sellers of surplus goods whilst maintaining the highest level of ethical and professional standards in the industry. We also strive to achieve results quickly for our clients with an easy process for all parties involved, our efficiency is our point of difference.

Our team at All About Auctions has a pool of knowledge and experience in providing excellent services to our customers. All About Auctions has the capacity to run on-site auctions, in-house auctions or provide a complete cash buy-out service. All About Auctions offers a professional valuation service for many different situations. We also provide consultancy service for owners, or potential owners of catering businesses. We offer a brokerage service in certain circumstances where an item may be better offered on a one-to-one basis.

Our experienced auction specialists can also provide the buyer professional and independent advice which is part of our customer service promise. All About Auctions is your complete one stop shop for buying, selling, advice, valuations and broker services. Call us now to enquire about our services!

Meet the Team

Phillip Bensemann

Catering and Commercial Auction Specialist


027 227 1530

Phillip Bensemann is undoubtedly one of New Zealand's most experienced auctioneers, with more than 30 years of very wide and varied experience. Following a solid grounding in the Stock and Station Industry, Phillip has extensive experience and a thorough understanding of the auction business. This has resulted in the high standard of service he has provided for his clients over the years. Through his years of selling there isn't much Phillip hasn't sold.

Rob Blake

Catering Industry Specialist


027 492 4579

Rob is a highly experienced hospitality industry professional. Rob Blake has either owned or operated a series of successful catering businesses in Auckland for over 30 years. Rob is a key contributor to our Auction house bringing his vast knowledge of the catering industry. Rob is well known within the harness racing, golf and boating communities, and some of these involvements have overlapped his professional life.

Mike Dickins

General Manager


027 285 4148

Mike has 25 years’ experience in the Retail/Wholesale Industry. His skills include buying, selling, marketing, and managing staff. He has owned several businesses, been employed in key roles for several retail chains, as well as working overseas in Hong Kong for a large export company. His buying, negotiation and marketing skills have been an important attribute to the companies he has worked for. Mike is keen on all sports especially Karting where he achieved the highest success throughout his career. He believes you should treat people the way you like to be treated.

Maryn Bensemann



021 251 6953

Maryn is a friendly and experienced Auction Assistant, specialising in auction registrations, sales processing and keeping up with data related to the auction, auction customers and sales.

Jodi Colquhoun



027 291 7981

Jodi has been co-managing a successful catering company for the past 7 years. Previously she worked in the Corporate world, managing customer support team and assisting the Executive team.