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Winners announced for the 2015 Children’s Music Awards

Mon, 3 Aug 2015 17:18:36 +1200 | APRA Children's Music Awards

MEDIA RELEASE – 02/08/2015 Winners announced for the 2015 Children’s Music Awards APRA AMCOS and Recorded Music NZ are all wiggly with excitement to announce the winners for the 2015 New Zealand Children’s Music Awards – celebrating music written ...More >>

Petone Carnival best day out this winter

Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:13:54 +1200 | Hutt City Council

Saturday’s Petone Winter Carnival proved again why it’s the best day out in winter. More >>

Seeking Christchurch's Creative Children

Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:12:24 +1200 | Christchurch Arts Festival

McConnell Dowell, in conjunction with the Christchurch Arts Festival has launched a competition to find out how creative Christchurch children can be. More >>

New arts fund and research to support Auckland diversity

Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:00:11 +1200 | Creative New Zealand

Creative New Zealand will invest $600,000 over the next three years in a new initiative that responds to the Auckland Region’s culturally diverse population. More >>

'A Vinyl Affair' - Wellington's record fair – August 29

Sun, 2 Aug 2015 10:57:03 +1200 | Silent Designs

Fast becoming a fixture in the Wellington music lover’s calendar, ‘A Vinyl Affair - Wellington’s record fair’ is back again this month at San Fran on Cuba St. More >>

New programmes feature te ao Māori

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:00:52 +1200 | NZ On Air

New programmes feature te ao Māori As we celebrate Māori language week NZ On Air is pleased to announce support for a range of new television programmes that help to bring te ao Māori to broad New Zealand audiences.More >>

Kapiti Food Fair 2015 set for growth

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:02:18 +1200 | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kapiti Food Fair 2015 is delighted to announce a new Principal Supporter of the Fair. Over the last few months the Kapiti Rotary Club has been talking to the Fair about their potential involvement. Their Executive has now made the decision ...More >>

Veuve Clicquot paints Queenstown ‘Clicquot Yellow’

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:21:21 +1200 | Veuve Clicquot

The highly anticipated Clicquot in the Snow program returned to Australasia’s biggest winter playground on July 30. The four day celebration of champagne style après ski was officially launched on Thursday July 30 which saw a select group of VIP guests ...More >>

NZIFF Add Further Screenings for Sell-Out Sessions

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:45:02 +1200 | NZIFF

NZIFF Add Further Screenings for Sell-Out Sessions Over 100,000 people will have attended the 2015 New Zealand International Festival as the Auckland leg of the festival closes next Wednesday August 4. 2015 has seen high attendance across the board this ...More >>

Yelawolf Announces Headline Auckland Show

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:37:32 +1200 | Great Things

In celebration of his third studio album, Love Story , prodigious American rapper YELAWOLF brings his explosive headline show to Auckland’s Studio on Friday, December 4.More >>

Unconventional take on watercolour awarded hefty prize

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:36:21 +1200 | Auckland University

An installation with an unconventional take on watercolour has won an Elam School of Fine Arts student a hefty $10,000 prize. Kathryn Tulloch, from Mt Eden, was awarded the Henrietta and Lola Anne Tunbridge Scholarship last night, at a packed ceremony ...More >>

Free beachfront BBQ

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:31:04 +1200 | Gisborne District Council

Free beachfront BBQ With the official opening celebration of the Oneroa walk and cycleway happening tomorrow the final features will continue to be fine-tuned over the next few weeks.More >>

Venice Premieres for Two New Zealand Films

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:28:12 +1200 | New Zealand Film Commission

For the first time in twenty years, two New Zealand films are included in the programme for the Venice Film Festival announced today. Jake Mahaffy’s Free In Deed will screen in the Orizzonti Section of the festival and Pietra Brettkelly’s A Flickering ...More >>

Lollapalooza 2015 Live Stream line-up is Here!

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:38:17 +1200 | Red Bull

Metallica, Florence + the Machine, Alabama Shakes, Alt-J and many more will be broadcast from Lolla. More >>

Armageddon Expo Limits Ticket Sales to Cope with Success

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:23:48 +1200 | Armageddon Expo

Armageddon Expo’s Twentieth Anniversary event is looming for Auckland this Labour Weekend, and if you want to attend on the biggest day, Saturday 24th, you’re going to have to move fast! More >>

From the Peninsula to the Islands

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:23:14 +1200 | Depot Artspace

Join us on Saturday the 8th of August 2015 for the opening of From the Peninsula to the Islands, a charitable exhibition by Takapuna Grammar School in support of Project Samoa . More >>

Coromandel Food And Beverage Providers Showcased

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:52:21 +1200 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Fresh, organic, sustainable and niche are all ideal words to describe Coromandel’s food and beverage sector. From nuts, to market gardens, to fresh seafood and craft beer the Coromandel is rich in homegrown products and produce.More >>

Wine judges set to taste over 1,300 wines

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:15:27 +1200 | New World Wine Awards

Year-on-year growth in entries has seen the New World Wine Awards become one of New Zealand’s leading wine shows, with a record 1,332 entries this year. At this scale, the independent judging panel of 13 wine experts will be required to blind-taste ...More >>

NZ’s First Gorillas at Home at Orana

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:07:18 +1200 | Orana Wildlife Park

New Zealand’s only gorilla group has settled into their new home at Orana Wildlife Park and are now ready to meet the public! Fataki (12), Fuzu (7) and their half-brother, Mahali (6), arrived in mid-June. They have completed quarantine and Park staff have ...More >>

PERRIAM on national stage at New Zealand Fashion Week 2015

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:34:41 +1200 | Scope Media

PERRIAM on national stage at New Zealand Fashion Week 2015 Luxury merino fashion brand PERRIAM has been selected for a special showcase on wool in fashion at the prestigious New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW) in August. PERRIAM is among some of the ...More >>


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