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Te Kāhui Maunga Kura Toi

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 17:37:49 +1300 | Hastings City Art Gallery

The live performance of a ngeri, or short haka, will echo through the halls of the Hastings City Art Gallery on October 31. More >>

The Wailers - Australasian Tour 2016

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 15:31:52 +1300 | Bluefest Touring

Bluesfest Touring is rapt to present one of the most significant bands touring the world today: The Wailers. More >>

Top to Toe Fashion Event for NZ Breast Cancer Foundation

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 15:09:08 +1300 | Cunningham Communications

Kapiti retailers have come together in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to raise funds for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, with a Top to Toe fashion event hosted by Grylls Keleher & Matthews Optometrists.More >>

National Geographic Live presents Brian Skerry's Ocean Wild

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 14:40:18 +1300 | National Geographic

Auckland NEXT Wed 21 October Aotea Centre (ASB Theatre) Bookings: 0800 111999 | More >>

Nine world premieres to mark Douglas Lilburn centenary

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 13:57:34 +1300 | Stroma

Nine composers and fifteen musicians will mark Douglas Lilburn’s centenary next month with a unique world premiere, funded by music lovers. More >>

International Elegance in Chamber Music NZ's 2016 season

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 13:53:07 +1300 | Chamber Music New Zealand

Jazz, early music and special collaborations with international musicians feature in Chamber Music New Zealand’s 2016 Kaleidoscopes Concert Season. More >>

Dame Kate Harcourt Honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 13:23:25 +1300 | Actors Equity

Equity New Zealand is thrilled to announce that Dame Kate Harcourt is the recipient of the 2015 Equity Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Ryman Healthcare. More >>

Celebs Join Waiheke Dayout for Disadvantaged Kids

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 12:27:14 +1300 | Variety Bash

THE Annual Variety Trillian Mini Bash fires up on Friday 16th , with a day of visits and donations to West Auckland schools, finishing the day at Middlemore Hospital’s children’s wards.More >>

New Marketing and Sponsorship Manager for Winter Festival

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 12:16:43 +1300 | Queenstown Winter Festival

Queenstown, New Zealand (13 October 2015) – The American Express Queenstown Winter Festival is pleased to announce the appointment of Kylie Bulling to the position of Marketing and Sponsorship Manager. More >>

Munch Food Awards 2015

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:57:20 +1300 | Munch Awards

The Munch Food Awards are back! With the success of the 2013 and the 2014 we are very excited about the Munch Food Awards 2015. More >>

Piano master Garrick Ohlsson plays Brahms with NZSO

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:31:11 +1300 | NZSO

American piano virtuoso Garrick Ohlsson will captivate concertgoers with a highly personal and profoundly revealing performance of Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1 when he makes his debut with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (NZSO) in November.More >>

750 HP Lamborghini Supercar Set To Steal The Show

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 10:03:54 +1300 | Paul Blomfield

One of the world’s greatest supercars can be seen for the first time at Big Boys Toys 2015 courtesy of Giltrap Motor Group, the importers of the extraordinary Lamborghini Aventador LP750 SV.More >>


Tue, 13 Oct 2015 08:52:22 +1300 | Hawaiki Tu

Fresh from their recent season at Christchurch’s Body Festival earlier this month, Auckland dance company Hawaiki TU are cresting a wave of interest in their own distinctive brand of Haka Theatre in which they aim to tell uniquely Māori stories in a contemporary ...More >>

Where do you get your ideas from? Fact to fiction seminar

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:26:34 +1300 | Waikato Children's Literature Association

Authors who know a lot about horses and war will feature at a children’s literature seminar taking place in Hamilton early next month. More >>

Musical Launch for Peter Godfrey: Father of NZ Choral Music

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:24:08 +1300 | Makaro Press

One hundred and seventy people packed into Parklands Social Hall in Waikanae on Saturday 10 October to celebrate the launch of a book about the man called the father of New Zealand choral music: Peter Godfrey. More >>

NZSA celebrates Book Week with a grass roots campaign

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:14:05 +1300 | New Zealand Society of Authors

New Zealand Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc) celebrates Book Week with a grass roots campaign. More >>

Helen Mitchell - Tattoo Aotearoa New Zealand

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 16:40:20 +1300 | Wallace Arts Trust

Helen Mitchell - Tattoo Aotearoa New Zealand 13 October - 13 December Tattoo Aotearoa New Zealand presents a cross-cultural geographical survey of tattoo in Aotearoa New Zealand and unravels some of the ideas around employing tattoo as a social passport, ...More >>

Funny Guy Returns Home

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 14:55:49 +1300 | Nelson Media Agency

The funny man of the Jono and Ben Show and the Edge Afternoons is returning home to Nelson for one night of gut-busting, side-splitting, rib-tickling stand up comedy. The Guy Williams Homecoming Tour explodes on Nelson for two shows on Friday 30 October. ...More >>

Get Ready to GIF It Up

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 13:50:44 +1300 | Department Of Internal Affairs

The National Library of New Zealand’s GIF IT UP challenge is back. DigitalNZ and the Digital Public Library of America are calling for the best animated GIFs reusing historical material from libraries and archives from across the world.More >>

KooKoo the Birdgirl

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:49:21 +1300 | Elephant Publicity

Daring circus performer Sarah Houbolt will bring a historical freak show character to life in her one-woman show KooKoo the Birdgirl at TAPAC on 11- 13 November. Described as intelligent, brilliant and witty, this bold full length show will offer a rare ...More >>


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