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Wellington Pop Up Store

Thu, 24 May 2018 12:24:53 +1200 | The Paper Rain Project

“We work with amazing people who know that business can be about ethical products, beautiful designs and social enterprise,” Indigo Greenlaw. More >>

PM won't commit to law change if referendum successful

Thu, 24 May 2018 11:15:56 +1200 | RNZ

The Prime Minister will not yet commit to legalising marijuana, even if the public votes for it in a non-binding referendum. More >>

Research: exercise does a lot of good for ageing muscles

Thu, 24 May 2018 10:00:39 +1200 | University of Otago

Getting old doesn’t necessarily mean getting weak and frail – just a little bit of exercise can help maintain muscle mass and strength, Otago research has revealed. More >>

Visibility Paradigm Exhibition, AK Festival of Photography

Thu, 24 May 2018 09:57:52 +1200 | Unitec

Visibility Paradigm Exhibition at Unitec’s Gallery One as part of Auckland Festival of Photography More >>

For sale: Large coastal block with its own beach!

Thu, 24 May 2018 09:49:55 +1200 | Century 21 Real Estate

A unique 5.3-hectare coastal block complete with its own beach on Wellington’s south coast is up for sale. More >>

Free and Easy Tax Refunds - MoneyHub welcomes the IRD’s myIR

Thu, 24 May 2018 09:34:31 +1200 | MoneyHub

A new guide to tax refunds by MoneyHub applauds the IRD’s efforts to make overpaid taxes easily accessible to everyday New Zealanders. More >>

The Vikings are coming to play on Queen’s Birthday Weekend

Wed, 23 May 2018 12:33:42 +1200 | Wellycon

Wellycon, New Zealand’s biggest and friendliest annual board game convention, will open its doors again this year at Wellington Girls’ College for its 11th edition. On Queen’s Birthday weekend, 2-3 June 2018, it will welcome over 600 board gamers ...More >>

NZ may vote on marijuana legalisation in 2019

Wed, 23 May 2018 11:54:10 +1200 | RNZ

The government is currently debating whether to hold the referendum in 2019 because it's not sure holding it at the 2020 General Election would be a smart move politically. More >>

Aucklanders value the arts, research shows

Wed, 23 May 2018 11:29:31 +1200 | Auckland City Council

Research released this week shows Aucklanders are positive about the arts in their city, with participation at its highest recorded level. More >>

Snowplanet’s 3D dining experience a first for New Zealand

Wed, 23 May 2018 11:14:03 +1200 | Snowplanet

An innovative multi-sensorial 3D culinary experience that’s the hit of the London dining scene is making its New Zealand debut at Snowplanet. More >>

Actor breaks down labels in powerful solo show ‘Big J Stylez

Tue, 22 May 2018 10:35:09 +1200 | Auckland Live

Fresh from an award-winning season at the NZ Fringe Festival, Auckland Live is proud to announce Jacob Dombroski’s (Ngāi Tūhoe, Ngāti Porou) debut solo work, Big J Stylez will play in Auckland for the first time at the Herald Theatre 4-7 July ...More >>

World Play Day - Monday 28th May

Tue, 22 May 2018 10:05:14 +1200 | Toy Library Federation NZ

The theme for World Play Day is Free Play - encouraging people to slow down for simple unstructured play with their children. More >>

Reduce winter nitrogen loss

Mon, 21 May 2018 15:56:54 +1200 | Bala Tikkisetty Waikato Regional Council

The coldest months of the year are just around the corner, so farmers should be particularly cautious when applying nitrogen fertilisers to pasture or crops. More >>

Drunken Piano presents Courtney Barnett

Mon, 21 May 2018 12:27:20 +1200 | Drunken Piano

Monday, May 21- Hot on the heels of the release of her sophomore album Tell Me How You Really Feel , Courtney Barnett announces a second all ages concert at Auckland’s Powerstation on Tuesday August 28.More >>

Remote Matawai café and post service business up for sale

Mon, 21 May 2018 11:06:30 +1200 | Bayleys

Remote café and post service business up for sale in the town with no beer More >>

Launch of the UpStarters – NZ tech and innovation story

Mon, 21 May 2018 10:37:09 +1200 | Make Lemonade

The New Zealand Tech and Innovation Story, the UpStarters, launched this morning by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at Techweek ’18, is a key milestone in supporting our tech and innovation companies to promote themselves on the world stage.More >>

Techweek’18: AKs diverse world-leading innovation showcased

Mon, 21 May 2018 10:26:45 +1200 | ATEED

• Auckland, home to almost half of New Zealand’s tech firms, will stage more than 80 events during Techweek’18 which runs from 19-27 May. More >>

Billy T and Fred Award winners for 2018 announced

Mon, 21 May 2018 10:01:29 +1200 | NZ International Comedy Festival

Tonight, the NZ International Comedy Festival with Best Foods Mayo honoured the exceptional talent on show in the 2018 programme rewarding excellence with the New Zealand Comedy Trust awards: The FRED , for the best New Zealand Show in the Festival, and the Billy ...More >>

Wellington Hip Hop takes top prizes at national competitions

Mon, 21 May 2018 09:56:11 +1200 | The Company NZ

Locking in world competition qualifying spots at NZ’s premier national hip hop event in Auckland, Wellington based dance studio The Company NZ (TCNZ) will send two crews to the World Hip Hop Dance Championship (WHHDC) in Phoenix, Arizona, in ...More >>

Thousands flock to country’s largest writers festival

Mon, 21 May 2018 09:39:24 +1200 | Auckland Writers Festival

Women and men of all ages and children young and old flocked to the Auckland Writers Festival this week, which broke its own record with more than 74,000 seats filled across six days of tremendous conversations, performances, speeches and stand-up ...More >>

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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