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Museum of Wellington City & Sea teams up with Tip Top

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:22:34 +1300 | Museum Of Wellington City and Sea

Museum of Wellington City & Sea has teamed up with Tip Top and members of the Richter City Roller Derby for the first in a series of Throwback Thursday fundraising events under the sails at Queens Wharf this Thursday lunchtime - part of its "What Year ...More >>

Historic Stained Glass Replica Installed

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:09:29 +1300 | Dunedin City Council

Dunedin (Monday, 26 January 2014) – Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has installed a replica of the stained glass window from Kotahitanga Church in Moeraki into its permanent Kāi Tahu exhibition. More >>

WOMAD Schedule Revealed

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:49:43 +1300 | Womad

Heavy hitters from the music world take the WOMAD stage in Taranaki from Friday 6pm March 13th to Sunday night March 15th. More >>

Could That Wetland Photo Win You An Overseas Trip?

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:40:25 +1300 | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Local entries into an international photo competition for young people to mark World Wetland Day are encouraged by Hawke’s Bay Regional Council. More >>

Tomodachi Day celebrates 20 year friendship with Minoh

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:03:41 +1300 | Hutt City Council

On Saturday 31 January, Hutt City will celebrate 20 years of being friends (tomodachi) with Minoh City in Japan. The pulse of taiko drumming and heart-warming waiata, will come together in a celebration from 1.30pm at the Little Theatre and Riddiford Gardens.More >>

TEDxQueenstown 2015 promises to enlighten and entertain

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:11:25 +1300 | TEDxQueenstown

Organisers of TEDxQueenstown, to be held in at Queenstown’s Memorial Centre April 19 2015, have announced the theme for the third event will be Illumination to shine the spotlight on a town with entrepreneurial spirit.More >>

New Home & New Logo For Dunedin Fringe

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 18:27:29 +1300 | Dunedin Fringe Festival

Big changes are afoot at the Dunedin Fringe Festival. Managed by a charitable trust, the Fringe revealed today that it has relocated to 11 George Street; a stone’s throw from the Octagon and previous home to Gigatown Dunedin and the National Bank. ...More >>

Taupo Rocked Saturday To Heart, Foreigner & Three Dog Night

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:01:02 +1300 | Greenstone Entertainment and Taupo Summer Concert

Taupo rocked in the summer sun today (Saturday) when top international rock bands - HEART, FOREIGNER & THREE DOG NIGHT took to the stage in front of a sold-out crowd of 15,000 people at the Taupo Amphitheatre. More >>

Spectacular show to celebrate Auckland's 175th birthday

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:41:57 +1300 |

This long weekend Auckland will celebrate the region's 175th birthday and there are lots of free events on at the waterfront to mark the occasion. More >>

News Before Profits : Bill Rosenberg

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:33:39 +1300 | The State of NZ News Media

n New Zealand and internationally, news services are under stress. Developments in technology are creating new forms of media, allowing the public more choice. Combined with discontent with the conventional media, this undermines their main income source: ...More >>

Adam Chamber Music Festival Jan 29 – 7 Feb 2015

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:13:24 +1300 | Adam Chamber Music Festival

Nelson is set to experience its biennial influx of well-heeled music lovers this week, with the Adam Chamber Music Festival drawing in guest stars and concert lovers from across the country and the globe.More >>

Night of the Queer - Celebrating Pride 2015

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:09:56 +1300 | TAPAC

After the huge success of 2014 TAPAC is extending its season to 4 brilliant nights so DON’T MISS OUT! A smashing event of world class and emerging performers NIGHT OF THE QUEER boasts an abundance of beautifully curated dance, song, live music, ...More >>

Japanese film season opens with Bread of Happiness

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:44:40 +1300 | Massey University

As summer holidays give way to normal daily work and school routines, the monthly Japanese film screenings return to Massey University’s Auckland campus. More >>

Catalina back at WOW

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:29:21 +1300 | Warbirds Over Wanaka

Wanaka: New Zealand’s only airworthy Catalina Flying Boat is set to make a triumphant return from major refurbishment work at next year’s Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow.More >>

All Female Theatre Company Tackles Eating Disorders

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:55:11 +1300 | Stomach

It’s time to talk openly about eating disorders, say the creators of the play STOMACH - at Bats Theatre January 27 to 31. The first play to use the renovated Propeller Stage at Bats.More >>

International Relations Manager (Incentives) Appointed

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:49:34 +1300 | New Zealand Film Commission

The New Zealand Film Commission appoints Catherine Bates as International Relations Manager (Incentives) The New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) today announced the appointment of Catherine Bates as International Relations Manager (Incentives). “We are delighted ...More >>

Tropfest NZ 2015 Finalists Announced

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:27:41 +1300 | Tropfest NZ

Tropfest New Zealand today announced the 16 gifted filmmakers whose films will screen to a live audience and judging panel on Valentine’s Day, February 14 at the TSB Bowl of Brooklands in New Plymouth, Taranaki. The final 16 short films include a ...More >>

New Zealand Guest of Honour at Taipei Book Fair

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:06:13 +1300 | White Fungus

New Zealand is set to take centre-stage in Taipei as the designated Guest of Honour at the Taipei Book Fair, one of the biggest fairs of its kind in Asia. The honour will see 22 New Zealand authors, including Eleanor Catton, Witi Ihimaera and Joy ...More >>

Applications open for contestable funding grants

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:01:34 +1300 | Hastings District Council

Hastings District Council welcomes applications from community organisations for funding from the Contestable Grants Fund. More >>

Frode Gjerstad Trio 2015 Aotearoa Tour

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:57:03 +1300 | Audio Foundation

Norway’s most energetic and mind shattering acoustic trio returns to Aotearoa....atom splitting, seismic shifting, brain melting improvised music... More >>


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