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Create style of your own

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 17:03:51 +1300 | MTG Hawke's Bay

This Sunday (5 October) MTG Hawke’s Bay hosts two special events associated with the Travel in Style exhibition More >>

Sex, Drugs And Science in the Seventeenth Century

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:15:29 +1300 | Brianne Kerr Publicity

Isaac’s Eye re-imagines the contentious, plague-ravaged world in which the young Isaac Newton and established scientist Robert Hooke are a Mozart and Salieri of science squabbling over the physics of light. Isaac Newton is desperate to gain admittance ...More >>

Lynnmall's Teen Ambassador Search

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:09:04 +1300 | IPREX

Young mentors, local fashionistas, budding runway models and community-conscious teens are once again being offered the opportunity to show west Auckland what they’re made of in LynnMall’s second annual Teen Ambassador Search.More >>

.99 & Genesis Energy fuel New Zealand's reality TV

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 15:52:23 +1300 | One Plus One


Hefty fine for Auckland Video Store

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:57:27 +1300 | Department Of Internal Affairs

An Auckland based video store has been fined $5000 for the sale of non-compliant, unlabelled DVDs. More >>

Hip Hop-eration chosen for world's leading documentary fest

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:44:10 +1300 | Unitec

New Zealand Documentary Feature Hip Hop-eration In Competition at the World's Leading International Documentary Festival More >>

Mercy Ships movie sails into Auckland

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:11:12 +1300 | Mercy Ships NZ

For one night only, Aucklanders will get the chance to experience life aboard the world’s largest civilian floating hospital. More >>

Adam Chamber Music Festival - Nelson Programme Launch

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 13:46:48 +1300 | Adam Chamber Music Festival

Nelson will experience its biennial influx of well-heeled music lovers this summer, with the 13th Adam Chamber Music Festival promising its keenly awaited line up of international music treats.More >>

Song Released for Children’s Charity

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 13:44:48 +1300 | Make A Wish NZ

Wellington, October 2, 2014– When April Phillips was approached by Make A Wish New Zealand for permission to use one of her songs to use as a music bed for their videos of children receiving wishes, she went one better and wrote a song especially ...More >>

More Dates: Kevin Bloody Wilson NZ Tour

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 13:40:07 +1300 | Hot Off The Press

Australian comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson is one of few funny-men who totally embody the spirit of ‘Aussie’ humour. He’s performed around the globe, from outback pubs to the hallowed halls of the London Palladium, and now he’s on the road again ...More >>

Ed Sheeran NZ Tour Sells Out - Second Auckland Show

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 13:20:28 +1300 | Frontier Touring Company

Ed Sheeran's concerts in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch all sold out in a matter of minutes after going on sale at 12.00pm today. The demand to see Ed Sheeran live is so huge that Frontier Touring have been able to add a second show at Vector ...More >>

Hip Op-eration crew wins Age Concern Dignity Champion award

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:55:56 +1300 | Age Concern

The oldest Hip Hop group in the world, the Hip Op-eration crew from Waiheke Island, have won the 2014 Age Concern Dignity Champion award. More >>

What do Frank, Fountains and Freyberg have in common?

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:48:07 +1300 | Great Wellington Hunt

How well do you know Wellington? On Sunday 2nd November 2014 at 12:30pm, you can test your knowledge at The Great Wellington Hunt. More >>

Taste of Auckland Announces Big, Bold And Tasty Line-up

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:36:35 +1300 | Taste of Auckland

It’s time to prepare your taste buds for NZ’s most exciting foodie festival – Taste of Auckland 2014. Settling into its new home of Western Springs, this year’s line-up is set to be the best yet, as it welcomes ten of Auckland’s finest restaurants, ...More >>

Afterlife of a Fringe Favourite

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:34:54 +1300 | Bats Theatre

After a crowd-pleasing run at the 2014 Fringe, Alice May Connolly brings her lo-fi comic fairy tale to the BATS stage in October. Written and performed by Connolly ( Vampimple , The Bacchanals), joined on stage by Hillary Penwarden (The Bacchanals), ...More >>

AYDC: Imprint Performance Season

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:36:18 +1300 | Auckland Youth Dance Company

Twelve young dancers from Auckland Youth Dance Company have been rehearsing for many months in the lead up to presenting Imprint their third performance season of ballet and contemporary dance works at the Musgrove Studio (Maidment Theatre) later this ...More >>

Three new documentaries funded for screens big and small

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:25:34 +1300 | NZ On Air

Three new documentaries funded for screens big and small A new collaboration between NZ On Air and the NZ Film Commission will produce three feature-length documentaries for cinema, television and online release.More >>

Invitation | Nic Moon

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:14:19 +1300 | Whitespace

This body of work delves into the changing implications of life for many of us post the Christchurch earthquakes and in the wake of our rapidly changing weather patterns. We are faced with a stark reminder of our transience within the cycles and forces ...More >>

Uzbek pianist and US conductor team up

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:03:42 +1300 | NZSO

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presents an evening of musical indulgence this November with Opulence . To mark the 150-year anniversary of Richard Strauss , we present the large-scale extravaganza - Der Rosenkavalier Suite by the famous German ...More >>

ReZist has the September Wildcard Chart on Lockdown

Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:34:43 +1300 | theaudience

It was the battle of Palmerston North at the top of’s Wildcard Funding Chart for September, with two young local groups vying for the top spot. Despite an incredibly close contest, it was the genre bending reggae-inspired ReZist ...More >>


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