The crowd rose as one to its feet when the headline act came on stage.
The band performed all their classic tunes, including Africa and their 1982 hit Rosanna.
Dunedin musician Annemarie Nelson was among the enthralled fans and says she's waited thirty five years to see Toto live.
Kiwi-Aussie rockers 'Dragon' and US band 'Jefferson Starship' kicked off the afternoon concert, and were also well received.
It was the fourth and final show in the series, with gigs also held in Mount Maunganui, Napier and New Plymouth.