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Tyrannosaurs surprise and delight in new exhibition

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:44:04 +1200 | Te Papa

Cutting edge technology has been combined with the latest research for Tyrannosaurs - Meet the Family ; opening Saturday 27 September 2014 at Te Papa. An immersive multimedia experience for visitors of all ages, it showcases the latest revisions of the tyrannosaur’s ...More >>

Steer clear of new vehicles with poor safety ratings

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:38:49 +1200 | New Zealand Automobile Association

Consumers need to be aware that they could be missing out on life saving technology if they opt for the cheapest, brand-new vehicles in some classes. More >>

Gardiner Takes Win In ASKO One Hour Opener at Teretonga

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:32:57 +1200 | South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club

Auckland driver Hugh Gardiner led all the way to take his Porsche GT3 to victory in the opening round of the ASKO One Hour Race Series at Teretonga Park on Saturday. More >>

Coffee snobs in for a treat

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:31:54 +1200 | Classic Builders

Award-winning barista and NZ Barista Championship judge, Andrew Feldon, is visiting the Bay of Plenty to share his passion for coffee and provide a free latte art demonstration for coffee lovers.More >>

New Zealand launches world-first adventure experience

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:14:48 +1200 | Tourism New Zealand

5X1NZ is a world-first adventure sports experience - STA's ultimate one-day thrills package in Queenstown New Zealand. More >>

Mallowpuffs voted best biscuit in nationwide poll

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:58:33 +1200 | Griffin's

New Zealanders have taken to the polls in their thousands and voted Mallowpuffs Original their favourite biscuit in an annual nationwide biscuit election. More >>

International performers at Auckland Diwali Festival

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:46:51 +1200 | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Renowned international performers the Sattriya Dance Theatre Group will light up the stage at Aotea Square during this year’s Auckland Diwali Festival celebrations on October 11 and 12. More >>

Fun run and walk series returns to campus

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:37:43 +1200 | Waikato University

Runners and walkers can look forward to the return of the Campus 5km Fun Run and Walk which kicks off 6 October and runs till 15 December. More >>

Sporting hero to be commemorated in Great Blake Race

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:28:22 +1200 | Sir Peter Blake Trust

The inaugural Great Blake Race is set to take place on November 6 and entries are now open for the inaugural yachting contest, named for one of New Zealand’s greatest sailors and sporting heroes.More >>

Peace Week highlights plight of refugees

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:32:42 +1200 | Massey University

The annual Peace Week held at the Albany campus last week highlighted the plight of international and domestic refugees. More >>

Gilmour improves in LA

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:07:47 +1200 | Emma Gilmour

An extra team member enabled Emma Gilmour to achieve her best-ever heat race result in the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship (GRC) this weekend. More >>

New lifestyle fashion brand poised for launch

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:24:09 +1200 | PERRIAM

Well-known Central Otago fashion designer Christina Perriam will unveil PERRIAM, her new luxury lifestyle fashion brand, in Tarras next month. More >>

New Red Bull Zero

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:23:04 +1200 | Red Bull

Now consumers can enjoy a fresh twist on the classic taste of the world’s number one energy drink brand! Red Bull New Zealand announces a premium new offering with the launch of Red Bull® Zero, available in selected stores on September 22, and ...More >>

Zomato updates its iPhone app for iOS8 with new features

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:43:38 +1200 | Zomato

Zomato updates its iPhone app for iOS8 with new features improving in-restaurant dining experience More >>

The many kinds of Kiwis who gamble

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:37:27 +1200 | Roy Morgan Research

A numbers game: the many kinds of Kiwis who place bets, play pokies, or buy scratch, lotto or keno tickets More >>

Spotlight on sociability

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:29:00 +1200 | Hospitality New Zealand

Sociability – or the way people catch up – is in the spotlight for Lion, with the belief that this sits at the heart of the on-premise market. More >>

New Zealand parties express sham concern for the poor

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:07:05 +1200 | World Socialist Web Site

New Zealand parties express sham concern for the poor By John Braddock 20 September 2014 More >>

Chocolate Meets Fashion for a Sensory Experience

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:42:38 +1200 | Good Faith

Italian Maori Designer from NZ Fashion Week Sofia Aroha launches her new label Good Faith at Wellington Chocolate Factory Aroha says “I love the visual aesthetic of Wellington Chocolate Factory [WCF]. I was drawn to their chocolate because the art ...More >>

Heritage Auckland World Vegetarian Day Dinner 4 October

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:50:49 +1200 | Heritage Hotels

Due to popular demand, Heritage Auckland is proud to present its annual World Vegetarian Day celebration dinner on Saturday 4 October in Hectors restaurant. More >>

Software Freedom Day serves online democracy

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:10:26 +1200 | Software Freedom Day

The Christchurch Unix community has its annual technical show this weekend, as part of international Software Freedom Day celebrations. Personal Computer operating systems derived from Unix offer an alternative, to Microsoft desktop security issues and ...More >>

 

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