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Orchestra Wellington presents CAPRICCIO

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:10:37 +1200 | Orchestra Wellington

New Zealand soprano Anna Leese is coming from Italy to sing one of Kiri Te Kanawa’s favourite roles with Orchestra Wellington. More >>

NZME launch new Whangarei radio station – Mix89.2

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:02:01 +1200 | NZME.

29 June 2016 – New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) announced today a new radio station Mix89.2 is coming to Whangarei on Monday 4 July. The station will play a continuous blend of the very best music from the 80's and 90's. On Mix89.2 you’ll ...More >>

St Petersburg Ballet Theatre Returns to NZ After 15 Years

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:42:20 +1200 | SWPR

For the first time in more than 15 years, the internationally acclaimed St Petersburg Ballet Theatre returns to New Zealand in December 2016 to present their full-length classic production of the world’s most loved ballet, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake ...More >>

Art Emporium School Holiday Workshop

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:40:05 +1200 | TEMP

Image: A Making Space with Artists Xin Cheng and Chris Berthelsen ° TEMP presents a series of public art science experiences focusing on Air, Water, Food, Weather and Shelter that aim to change the way you think about climate science to foster ...More >>

Home & Garden Show Spotlighting New Innovations

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:23:53 +1200 | Home and Garden Show

The Marlborough Home & Garden Show opens soon on Friday 8 July and for three days, will shine the spotlight on leading innovations for indoor and outdoor home improvement. Over 120 exhibitors will gather at the Marlborough Lines Stadium 2000 ...More >>

The Kills: Auckland Show Sold Out + Wellington Selling Fast!

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:21:33 +1200 | Mushroom Promotions

Following overwhelming demand for their first New Zealand visit in seven years, Frontier Touring can confirm that the highly anticipated return by rock & roll duo The Kills to Auckland is now officially sold out – with tickets to theirThursday 28 ...More >>

Council's weekly media advisory 27/6/16

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:07:37 +1200 | Kapiti Coast District Council


Historic concert for NZSO with conductor Sir Andrew Davis

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:27:59 +1200 | NZSO

For the first time in the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra ’s 69-year history the Orchestra teams up with the NZSO National Youth Orchestra to perform French composer Olivier Messiaen’s hypnotic last work Eclairs sur l’au-delà (Illuminations of ...More >>

Glitz and glam at Gloss Fashion Fundraiser

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:25:03 +1200 | Rotorua Lakes Council

The Gloss Fashion Fundraiser will feature Kiwi designers this Saturday night in the Rotorua Lakes Council Galleria. The show aims to raise Rotorua’s profile as a cultural fashion hub while raising funds to take 10 local models to New Zealand Fashion Week.More >>

HITO Hot New Talent Competition Heating up for Second Year

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:10:46 +1200 | New Zealand Fashion Week

Calling all budding hairdressers and burgeoning make-up artists – don’t miss your chance to enter the HITO Hot New Talent competition. More >>

Dunedin to Host World Launch of the Winedub

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:42:03 +1200 | The Wine Dub

The world’s only mobile VW wine tasting experience After almost two years planning and meticulous restoration a world-first novel mobile wine tasting experience is being launched in Dunedin this week. The Winedub will have its first outings at the ...More >>

Back and brighter – Wharenui Recreation Centre Stadium

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:13:41 +1200 | Christchurch City Council

Stronger, shinier and definitely more colourful than before, the Wharenui Recreation Centre Stadium is reopening on Friday 1 July. More >>

Young Kiwi Designers To Judge Rising Creative Stars

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:21:22 +1200 | Brother International NZ

Some of New Zealand’s most talented designers will judge a new generation of creative Kiwis, who are in with the chance to see their creations at New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW), in this year’s Brother Design Stars youth talent search.More >>

Hunt for the Wilderpeople Takes 2016 Audience Award

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:02:37 +1200 | Edinburgh International Film Festival

Taika Waititi's brilliant odd couple road trip story starring Sam Neill and Julian Dennison takes home prestigious award at Edinburgh International Film Festival More >>

YPT announces the finalists for Matariki Rhythmz 2016

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:25:14 +1200 | Matariki Rhythmz

After a competitive heats round at Auckland’s Dorothy Winstone Centre on Saturday 25th June, top 10 finalists will move on to a finals competition. The finals will be held at the Vodafone Events Centre on Saturday 9th July (7pm – 9pm).More >>

Anzac Women of War – Our Unsung Heroines

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:03:06 +1200 | Elephant Publicity

After critically acclaimed short seasons in museums and at boutique festivals, the stirring and courageous story of Sister Anzac comes to Q Theatre’s Loft, Tue 23 – Sun 28 August before a season of special promenade performances at the Auckland ...More >>

Film-Making Workshops Throughout New Zealand

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:32:50 +1200 | Outlook for Someday

Calling Young People: Film-Making Workshops Throughout New Zealand More young people than ever before will take part this year in free film-making workshops run by The Outlook for Someday sustainability film project.More >>

Sarjeant Exhibition Officially Revealed

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:00:48 +1200 | Sarjeant Gallery

Hon Chris Finlayson and Sarjeant Gallery Trust Chairman Nicola Williams with artworks Cliff Whiting Ngangara 1973 and Bill Hammond Puppet pre 1977. More >>

Light Nelson about to brighten the winter

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:48:13 +1200 | Nelson Media Agency

‘Light Nelson’, the city’s winter light festival, is bigger and brighter than even the organisers expected. More >>

Winter Festival Opening party lights up Southern skies

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:36:55 +1200 | American Express Queenstown Winter Festival

The 42nd American Express Queenstown Winter Festival has begun with thousands of people gathering on the Queenstown waterfront under clear southern skies to dance, feast on street fare and watch spectacular fireworks.More >>


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