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Three Wins Friday And Sunday Night

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:12:28 +1200 | Mediaworks

Three won both Friday and Sunday night in the commercially important 25-54 demographic with an overall audience share of 24.8% and 25.6% respectively. Friday night continues to deliver a winning comedy formula with The Graham Norton Show (29.8% audience share, ...More >>

NZ Parliament event celebrates Matariki 2018

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:06:15 +1200 | Parliamentary Services

On Sunday, 24 June NZ Parliament will celebrate Matariki with a day full of fun, engaging activities for the whole whānau. More >>

New Zealand Opera appoints new General Director

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:44:49 +1200 | New Zealand Opera

Monday, 18 June 2018– New Zealand Opera has announced the appointment of Thomas de Mallet Burgess as General Director. More >>

Oral History Awards recognise women and cultural diversity

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 12:54:33 +1200 | Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Voices reflecting Aotearoa’s diverse histories from iwi and hapu to the contribution of women and artists will be captured by the recipients of this year’s New Zealand Oral History Awards (NZOH) announced today. More >>

Family Shows come to Circa Theatre bringing books to life

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 12:35:36 +1200 | Little Dog Barking

New Zealand’s own internationally acclaimed Little Dog Barking’s World Premiere of “Black Dog” and returning to Wellington is the beautiful “Duck Death and the Tulip”. Performing at Circa Theatre, 1 Taranaki Street in Wellington 10 – ...More >>

Auckland Museum to shine light on gender equality

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:09:10 +1200 | Auckland Museum

New Zealand has come a long way in the 125 years since women won the vote. But are we there yet? More >>

Auckland Zoo welcomes cotton-top babies

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:43:18 +1200 | Auckland Zoo

This week Auckland Zoo welcomed two critically endangered cotton-top tamarin babies to the world. More >>

Save the date for Our History Illuminated: TDC 150

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:31:47 +1200 | Timaru District Council

Timaru District Council will be lighting up the dark winter night on August 4 to celebrate 150 years of achievement of the whole community. More >>

Auditions Now Open for the Farmers Santa Parade!

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 16:59:51 +1200 | Farmers Santa Parade

Calling all people aged seven and up! Whether you dream of being a ninja turtle, care bear, steam punk fashionista or helium-inflatable wrangler, there’s sure to be a place to showcase your talents in the 2018 Farmers Santa Parade.More >>

2cellos Announce 2018 New Zealand Concert

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:21:01 +1200 | NicNak Media

TEG Dainty , Nice Events and Soundworks Touring are excited to announce that music’s most electric and dynamic instrumental duo will perform in Auckland this December. More >>

Let it Snow Let it Snow. One week to go!

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:16:12 +1200 | Queenstown Winter Festival

With only one week to go until the 2018 Real Journeys Winter Festival kicks off for its 44th year, its looking like this may be the coolest festival in the Southern hemisphere this Winter.More >>

Creative Commons Aotearoa NZ is now Tohatoha

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:11:24 +1200 | Tohatoha

AUCKLAND, 14 June 2018 – Creative Commons Aotearoa New Zealand is now officially known by a new name – Tohatoha – the Māori word for ‘share’. More >>

Wellington starts Matariki celebrations with ReCut 5

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:03:27 +1200 | Wellington City Council

Head to Civic Square tomorrow night for ReCut 5 – a unique and exciting music, dance, and visual experience celebrating the start of Matariki. More >>

Make an impression on Queenstown

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:59:18 +1200 | Destination Queenstown

Queenstown, New Zealand (14 June, 2018) – Destination Queenstown is inviting both the local community and Queenstown’s visitors to ‘make their mark’ on two iconic buildings during next week’s Real Journeys Queenstown Winter Festival.More >>

Panic! at the Disco Return to Auckland in October

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:52:26 +1200 | CRS Management

Award winning, internationally acclaimed colossal rockers PANIC! AT THE DISCO are set to return to Auckland, playing Spark Arena on 16th October 2018 in support of their sixth studio album, Pray for the Wicked . The new album, released on June 22nd ...More >>

The mighty Sons of Zion are coming to a town near you!

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:50:45 +1200 | NicNak Media

One of New Zealand’s most exciting and renowned live acts, Sons of Zion , have just announced a seven-date nationwide tour. More >>

No Common Ground symposium, Sat 7 July

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 17:20:47 +1200 | Adam Art Gallery

SAVE THE DATE No Common Ground Saturday 7 July, 10am – 5pm Victoria University of Wellington More >>

Controversial Play Unpacks PR Spin & Politics’ Secrets

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:35:20 +1200 | Q Theatre

Ideologies will be compromised, media will be manipulated and politics will be stripped down to its petty core when a man lets his hands wander in award-winning playwright Sam Brooks ’ incendiary new play, BURN HER . This second offering in Q Theatre’s ...More >>

Young musicians all fired up to perform Stravinsky classic

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:30:29 +1200 | National Youth Orchestra

Acclaimed Spanish conductor Jaime Martín will lead the NZSO National Youth Orchestra next month in concerts which include the mesmerising Suite from The Firebird by the great Igor Stravinsky.More >>

New Zealand’s Best Red Meat Chefs Announced

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:28:41 +1200 | Silver Fern Farms

Last night the winners’ of Silver Fern Farms’ Restaurant Awards 2018 were announced with awards for restaurants around the country as well as a hat trick of awards for Nelson’s Hopgood’s & Co.More >>

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