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1. 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Awards - The Winners

31 October 2014 11:14am | APRA - AMCOS

Tami Neilson and Joshua Neilson have won the 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Award with their song Walk (Back to Your Arms) . The soulful, retro-flavoured blues ballad was chosen as this year's winner by APRA's membership, made up of over 10,000 New ..... More >>

2. Foo Fighters to Rock Auckland And Christchurch in 2015!

30 October 2014 9:54am | Mushroom Group

Get ready Australia and New Zealand because the most anticipated rock tour of the summer has just been confirmed! Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce that rock superstars Foo Fighters will be returning to Australia and New Zealand in February ..... More >>

3. Foo Fighters to put Christchurch on the world map

30 October 2014 9:38am | Vbase

Christchurch's AMI Stadium will be transformed from a sporting turf into a giant stage venue for the Foo Fighters' first Australasian concert on their 20 th anniversary Sonic Highways World Tour next year... More >>

4. SIX60 release single 'Special'

31 October 2014 1:56pm | Six60

After an elongated period of radio silence, SIX60 return rejuvenated and full of vigorous soul with their new single Special, set for release on October 31st. .. More >>

5. Can do' attitude sees Upper Hutt woman honoured

30 October 2014 12:07pm | Attitude Trust

Can do' attitude sees Upper Hutt woman honoured Being blind has often made it hard for Pam MacNeill (56) to get a job. But her determination to establish a career for herself, and at the same time help other disabled people find work, has paid off ..... More >>

6. TP McLean Sports Journalism Awards Finalists Announced

31 October 2014 4:11pm | New Zealand Sports Journalists Association

The New Zealand Sports Journalists Association Inc has announced the finalists for the 2014 Sir Terry McLean National Sports Journalism Awards sponsored by Sport New Zealand... More >>

7. The Block Nz Homes to Go under the Hammer

30 October 2014 8:51pm | Mediaworks NZ Ltd

The Block Nz Homes to Go under the Hammer Kiwi audiences have been watching closely over the past twelve weeks and now The Block NZ houses are on the market and ready to go under the auctioneer's hammer, deciding who will win the top-rating series. ..... More >>

8. Consent and sexuality education - Family Planning

31 October 2014 9:58am | Family Planning

Consent is a key theme in the comprehensive sexuality education programmes that Family Planning has been teaching and advocating for over many years. Family Planning chief executive Jackie Edmond says the organisation welcomes the decision by the Ministry ..... More >>

9. Te Papa to showcase unique story of Shrek the sheep

30 October 2014 12:42pm | Te Papa

The children of Central Otago's Tarras School will be in Wellington tomorrow to see their favourite southern rogue, Shrek the sheep, make his debut at the National Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa... More >>

10. New Zealand's Best Amateur Brewer to Be Announced

31 October 2014 11:13am | Society Of Beer Advocates

Amateur brewers from across the country will be keeping their fingers crossed as they await the results of the 2014 SOBA National Homebrew Competition this weekend. .. More >>

11. Kiwis Want to Know Neighbours but Rarely See Them

30 October 2014 12:46pm |

Most Kiwis want to know their neighbours better but there are hurdles preventing them from doing so, according to a recent survey by neighbourhood website, ... More >>

12. Fireworks can lead to Petrified Pets and Spooked Stock

30 October 2014 12:26pm | New Zealand Veterinary Association

A plea to consider the threat to animals from loud explosions and flashes of bright light caused by fireworks has been made by Dr Cath Watson, the president of the New Zealand Veterinary Association's (NZVA) Companion Animal Society... More >>

13. Photographer of the Year - Outside Chance Takes Top Award

31 October 2014 11:20am | New Zealand Geographic

New Zealand's most coveted photography award has tonight been swept up by documentary photographer Peter James Quinn in its most controversial season yet. .. More >>

14. Westfest 2015

18 September 2014 1:16pm | WestFest

ODR Productions & The Rock proudly presents 'Westfest '15, an annual music festival that every rock fan will be sure not to miss! If the success of the inaugural West- Fest is anything to go by, 2015's event is going to be bigger and better, ..... More >>

15. TV3 Signs Willy Moon and Natalia Kills to X Factor NZ

31 October 2014 11:57am | Mediaworks NZ Ltd

TV3 has added more international star-power to The X Factor NZ judging line-up with the signing of Willy Moon, the Kiwi born, New York-based recording artist, who took the world by storm when Apple took his track Yeah Yeah for their iPod campaign and ..... More >>

16. Filming Underway On Maori Action Epic the Dead Lands

10 December 2013 12:11pm | Joint Press Release

Principal photography has begun on The Dead Lands in locations around Auckland and the central North Island of New Zealand. The Dead Lands stars James Rolleston, now aged 16 and last seen as the 11-year-old star of the NZ box office hit Boy (2010) ..... More >>

17. 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Award - Top 20 Announced

07 August 2014 11:06am | APRA - AMCOS

APRA AMCOS are extremely proud to announce the Top 20 songs in line for the 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Award. The Top 20 songs were selected by a judging panel of APRA writer members, and now it's over to the 10,000 strong New Zealand APRA membership ..... More >>

18. Date Announced for the Block NZ 2014 Public Open Homes

06 October 2014 5:10pm | Mediaworks

TV3 is inviting viewers to visit The Block NZ houses, with one public event on Saturday 25 October (Labour weekend). .. More >>

19. Thriller Live: Now Coming to Auckland

11 August 2014 1:31pm | Skip Ink

THRILLER LIVE , a spectacular theatrical production now in its record breaking 6th year in London's West End, was created to celebrate the career of the world's greatest entertainer, Michael Jackson and the Jackson Five... More >>

20. Major outdoor concerts deliver economic boost for Auckland

30 October 2014 11:40am | Regional Facilities Auckland

Today's announcement that the Foo Fighters will perform at Auckland's Mt Smart Stadium on 21 Februarywill boost what is already a huge summer line-up of big stadium concerts and festivals that looks set to deliver big economic dividends for the city... More >>

21. Lightbox unveils first drop of local content

30 October 2014 3:08pm | Pead PR

Just in time for the weekend, new online TV service Lightbox has added a raft of New Zealand-made TV shows to its line-up. Shows from local producers arriving this weekend include bro'Town, Nothing Trivial and The Jaquie Brown Diaries. In addition, ..... More >>

22. Death of Ewen Gilmour

03 October 2014 2:29pm | Elephant Publicity

"Ewen was a much loved and cherished member of our family, he was a larger than life character and by his very nature was kind, generous and always giving of his time to those who asked for his help... More >>

23. Young Gun Chang Takes Biggest Prize at Offroad Racing Final

29 October 2014 1:40pm | Off Road Association of New Zealand

Owen Chang at speed in Sunday's 205 km endurance race and on his way to an historic championship title. The photograph is by Mark Baker/Veritas Communications. More images and information are at and on Facebook search: Offroad Racing ..... More >>

24. Pommie Bastard Book on environmental renegade launched

31 August 2012 10:41am | Grant Dyson

Tauranga author Bryan Winters has written a thought-provoking book about one of New Zealand's most controversial figures - Stewart Smith - despised by many as an environmental renegade - who spread outlawed fish around the North Island... More >>

25. World Vision announces 40th, 40 Hour Famine

02 April 2014 3:33pm | World Vision

More than 2.5 million Kiwis have participated in what is arguably New Zealand's most successful and iconic fundraising drive, over the past four decades. Through their generosity, $72 million has been raised for World Vision's emergency and ..... More >>

26. Top NZ Musicians to Star In Jesus Christ Superstar

14 August 2014 3:30pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Three top New Zealand musicians and an international musical theatre performer will star in Auckland Theatre Company's (ATC) Kensington Swan season of Jesus Christ Superstar ... More >>

27. Hot Property: Tv One's "Our First Home" Goes into Production

21 August 2014 4:03pm | TVNZ

Promising to bring the fun and feel-good factor to the nation's obsession with DIY and the property market, TV ONE's Our First Home has gone into production with the major backing of BNZ, Toyota and Fly Buys... More >>

28. Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic Season 2015

30 October 2014 1:50pm | Joint Press Release

Magic Membership Packages are on sale now for the 2015 season which will see the Kia Magic play six home round robin games for the ANZ Championship in Tauranga, Rotorua and Hamilton - starting in Tauranga on the 9th March and ending in Hamilton on the ..... More >>

29. Top twenty New Zealand Surnames

14 August 2014 2:53pm | Department Of Internal Affairs

The latest year's crop of Kiwi babies have more names of non-European origin than ever before. Internal Affairs records show that while Smith, Wilson and Williams are the most popular family names, Singh and Wang at seventh and eighth have overtaken ..... More >>

30. Spark presents...The Boroughs

29 October 2014 11:26am | Spark NZ

Spark is partnering with Steven Adams to launch a pick-up basketball project in Auckland that will see Spark building five hi-tech streetball courts in collaboration with Local Boards and Auckland Council... More >>

31. 70th Reunion of the arrival of Polish Children to NZ

29 October 2014 1:44pm | Joint Press Release

The first invited refugees who arrived in New Zealand on 1 November 1944, 'The Pahiatua Polish Children' will commemorate their arrival and life in New Zealand, together with their families at the 70th reunion events being held in Pahiatua and ..... More >>

32. A Winning Start for SMEG Racing on the Track

30 October 2014 4:23pm | Paul Blomfield

It's been a winning start to the season for SMEG Racing V8 SuperTourer stars Simon Evans and Shane van Gisbergen, dominating the first round of the BNT NZ SuperTourers Championship at Taupo... More >>

33. Yumi Zouma Announced As Support Act For Lorde

23 September 2014 11:45am | Mushroom Group

LORDE'S first ever headline tour of New Zealand will commence late October as she brings her largest stage production to date to our four major centres! Having already embarked on her substantial US tour, LORDE and her band have put a major focus on ..... More >>

34. Jono And Ben to Bring Vanilla Ice to NZ

09 October 2014 5:35pm | Mediaworks

'Jono and Ben at Ten' and The Rock are bringing 90s rap icon Vanilla Ice to New Zealand for a one-off concert at Auckland's Powerstation on Friday 24th October, thanks to V's 'Give it a V' campaign... More >>

35. Results from Single Mums Survey: Clearing Up the Stigma

30 October 2014 10:33am | Mothers Helpers

Contrary to what can be portrayed by media of single mothers, the majority of those that responded to the survey had separated from a committed relationship where they were living together or married and there was only one father in the picture... More >>

36. Christchurch Prepares for World's Largest Kapa Haka Festival

30 October 2014 10:41am | Te Matatini Festival

Preparations for the country's pre-eminent Te Matatini National Kapa Haka Festival 2015 are now in full swing with the organisers and hosts confirming accommodation arrangements in Christchurch... More >>

37. Halloween Comes Alive at Auckland Zoo

16 October 2009 11:29am | Auckland City Council

Grab your broomstick and get set to fly into the best place to trick or treat this Halloween - Nickelodeon Boo at the Zoo on Saturday 31 October between 6pm and 9pm. Creatures great and small are invited to share a night of spectacular non-stop en"terror"tainment ..... More >>

38. TVNZ Announces New Season Line Up

13 November 2013 7:04pm | TVNZ

Television New Zealand has unveiled its exciting primetime plans for New Zealand's most watched channels in 2014. .. More >>

39. Ben Bayly & Gareth Stewart to host My Kitchen Rules NZ

17 March 2014 11:14am | TVNZ

Award-winning chefs Ben Bayly (The Grove, Baduzzi) and Gareth Stewart (Soul Bar and Bistro) will host My Kitchen Rules NZ, coming to TV ONE later this year. Ben Bayly is currently Head Chef at both The Grove and Baduzzi in Auckland, and is renowned ..... More >>

40. Richard Dean Anderson to Attend Armageddon this October

10 July 2014 12:09pm | Armageddon Expo

New Zealand's biggest pulp-culture event, the Armageddon Expo is proud to announce the world's most recognised DIY action hero will be attending the Auckland event at the ASB Showgrounds from October 24th to 27th... More >>

41. First Ticket Allocation Sold Out for Westfest 2015

19 September 2014 4:44pm | WestFest

In less than 36 hours since it's announcement, Westfest '15 has sold out of its initial ticket allotment! Second release of tickets will be available from 8am on Monday 22nd September... More >>

42. Eastbourne Carnival celebrates summer and family fun

16 October 2014 1:48pm | Eastbourne Carnival

A revamped Eastbourne Carnival promises to be a big day of family fun at the seaside, bringing a festive focus to the day of quality rides and stalls that Wellington has come to expect from the event. The carnival happens on Sunday November 23. The vibrant ..... More >>

43. UK Comedy Legend Returns

20 October 2014 9:40am | Elephant Publicity

"The funniest man in, well, pretty much all of the known universe..." The Los Angeles Times .. More >>

44. Thousands more business cards needed to build giant Sponge

21 October 2014 12:18pm | University of Auckland

New Zealand is taking part in a global event this weekend to build a Menger Sponge using 15 million business cards but local organisers say they are thousands of business cards short... More >>

45. More than 6,000 Expected for NZ's Largest Halloween Event

28 October 2014 12:14pm | MOTAT

Organisers of MOTAT's 'Twisted Victorian Tale' event are expecting a 'visual feast' of costumes to be on display for what is expected to be the Museum's biggest Halloween event to date... More >>

46. Shanghai tale wins Asia NZ Foundation story competition

31 October 2014 12:49pm | Asianz

Shanghai tale wins Asia New Zealand Foundation short story competition Auckland writer Heidi North-Bailey has won the Asia New Zealand Foundation's 20th Anniversary short story competition with a love story set in Shanghai. North-Bailey's story ..... More >>

47. Website Enables Kiwis to Help Clean up Polluted Waterways

31 October 2014 2:38pm | Sustainable Business Network

New Zealand's first environmental crowdfunding website, launched at the start of Conservation Week, makes it easy for all New Zealanders to help clean up polluted waterways... More >>

48. TV3 Launches Contestant Search for the Block NZ 3

09 December 2013 12:49pm | Mediaworks

The search for next year's Alice and Caleb, Loz and Tom, Alisa and Koan, and Pete and Andy has begun - the casting call for series three of The Block NZ is now open! .. More >>

49. Eggs-actly how we roll

09 July 2014 11:56am | The PR Shop

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but when you're on the go it can be hard to find the time to stop for a nutritious brekkie. On the sunny side up, there's now a solution! Introducing the Rollie EggMaster, an easy and simple-to-use ..... More >>

50. Elvis' Original TCB Band and John Rowles in NZ Tour

22 September 2014 11:17am | SWPR

For the first time ever the legendary Original Elvis TCB Band joins New Zealand music icon John Rowles on an historic, nine-centre, New Zealand tour. .. More >>

51. Airport Welcome for England Team

30 October 2014 12:34pm | Dunedin City Council

Rugby league fans have plenty to shout about in the lead up to the Kiwis v England Four Nations test match on Saturday, 8 November. Their first stop should be the Dunedin International Airport, to welcome the England team when it arrives at 7.15pm on Monday, ..... More >>

52. Award spotlight shines on dance company director

30 October 2014 1:58pm | Attitude Trust

Lyn Cotton, director of integrated dance company Jolt, is being recognised for giving people with disabilities a voice through performance. The Christchurch woman is a finalist in the Making a Difference category in the 2014 Attitude Awards. The national ..... More >>

53. Native forest transforms with rare bird presence

30 October 2014 3:02pm | Rotorua Canopy Tours

A North Island Robin feeds out of a customers hand at Rotorua Canopy Tours - a recent development due to the increase of birdlife in the area .. More >>

54. A New Witch in Town

31 October 2014 11:50am | The Story Caravan

Pull on your stripy stockings and buckle up your shoes, there is a new witch in town! .. More >>

55. Auckland City event cancellations this weekend

27 February 2004 6:38pm | Auckland City Council

Due to extremely poor weather conditions forecast for this weekend Auckland City has cancelled the Auckland International Cultural Festival, Kantuta Salsa Festival and both Music in Parks events at the Domain Band Rotunda. There are no rain dates ..... More >>

56. Kiwi Maara - Innovative and Ground Breaking

09 July 2007 11:50am | Maori TV

Maori Television's innovative and ground breaking tri-lingual gardening show KIWI MAARA is back, premiering on Sunday August 12 at 5.30 PM. KIWI MAARA is the only tri lingual show on New Zealand television, with interpreter Tania Simon super-imposed ..... More >>

57. Top 20 Māori boys' and girls' names released

03 July 2013 11:19am | Department Of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs has released a list of the top 20 Māori baby names for 2012 in association with Māori Language Week 2013, Te Wiki o te Reo Māori. .. More >>

58. Lexus Song Quest 2014 Finalists Announced

16 June 2014 11:50am | Lexus Song Quest

The competition heats up as six of the best young New Zealand singers move a step closer to being crowned winner of the 2014 Lexus Song Quest. .. More >>

59. Whitcoulls Top 100: Kiwis prefer young adult & classics

21 July 2014 1:56pm | Whitcoulls

To compile their Top 100 List for 2014, Whitcoulls again asked New Zealanders to vote for their favourite books and authors. And while classic novels continue to appeal to Kiwi readers, 2014 marks a significant new trend - the increasing popularity ..... More >>

60. Relive the Glamour of the Great Gatsby

30 July 2014 10:30am | Skip Ink

Mention the name Gatsby and it conjures images of parties, excesses of every kind, glamour, glitz and a society fuelled by impulse and desire. .. More >>

61. The Block Nz Adds to the Action in 2014

12 August 2014 2:36pm | TV3

TV3 announced today that their top-rating show The Block NZ will screen an additional episode each week when series three premieres on August 26th at 7.30pm. .. More >>

62. Shane Cameron to fight Kali Meehan for WBA Heavyweight Crown

31 August 2014 1:18pm | Sky Arena

The Mountain Warrior is once again looking to scale the highest heavyweight peaks in a redemption bout against inaugural SUPER 8 Champion, Kali Meehan on the next SUPER 8 Last Man Standing card... More >>

63. Fat Freddy's Drop: Slings And Arrows

03 October 2014 11:15am | The Label

Musical juggernaut Fat Freddy's Drop releasing Slings And Arrows, the first single from a new album. .. More >>

64. Jim Hickey to Retire

24 October 2014 2:23pm | TVNZ

TVNZ Senior Weathercaster Jim Hickey has announced his plans to retire from broadcasting at the end of this year. "It's been a tough decision," Jim says. "I feel like I'm subbing off at half time! I love my job, especially the interface with people ..... More >>

65. Mark Hunt secures UFC World Title fight in Mexico City

28 October 2014 10:20am | Joint Press Release

The New Zealand born UFC fighter Mark Hunt (10-8-1) has arrived safely in Mexico City, Mexico ahead of the biggest fight of his life. Defeat World No. 1 Fabricio Werdum (18-5-1) and Hunt becomes the interim UFC Heavy Weight World Champion... More >>

66. Celebrating innovation and diversity

29 October 2014 11:40am | Arts Pasifika Awards

From Sonny Bill's tattoo artist, to an 'Afakasi' storyteller, to the first Tongan woman to graduate from the Elam School of Fine Arts, the line up for this year's Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards celebrates excellence and innovation ..... More >>

67. Watch Black Sticks' Wellington tests in style!

30 October 2014 8:54pm | NZ Hockey

The Black Sticks Men and Women are bringing top international hockey action to the Capital City and the Kapiti Coast from 15-22 November - and the organisers are turning on the good things in life for the fans... More >>

68. Telecom Pays Tribute To Spot

31 August 2000 2:40pm | Telecom New Zealand

Spot, the Jack Russell Terrier who starred in Telecom advertising through the 90s, has died... More >>

69. Ta Moko - A History On Skin

14 July 2005 12:28am | Christchurch Arts Festival 2005

Taia o moko, hai hoa matenga mou. Only death can deprive you of your moko. It will be your ornament and your companion until your dying day... More >>

70. Mexican "Día de Los Muertos"/The Day of the Dead

27 October 2007 12:03am | Wellington Zapatista Support Group

PRESS RELEASE Wellington Zapatista Support Group PRESS RELEASE Mexican "Día de Los Muertos"/The Day of the Dead - & Three Cries for HELP.. More >>

71. Do You Have an Unsung Anzac Hero in Your Family?

24 April 2012 9:32am |

Do You Have an Unsung Anzac Hero in Your Family? Military Records Free to Search Online Over 46 million military records free to search on from 25 to 29 April 2012 Auckland, New Zealand, 24 April, 2012 - In celebration of the ..... More >>

72. Spookers Bus from Central Auckland for Halloween Horror

26 October 2012 10:06am | Spookers Haunted Attractions

Halloween is traditionally a very busy night, and to cater to the many visitors to Auckland who have no transport to make the journey to Kingseat, Karaka, this year Spookers is putting on a combined bus and attraction package. Tickets must be booked ..... More >>

73. Have a chat with Santa on the Telecom Santa line

26 November 2012 2:39pm | Telecom New Zealand

For the 19th year in a row, Telecom is making it easy for kids in New Zealand to talk to Santa, all the way in the North Pole, with the Telecom Santa line. Anyone can call Santa for free, on 0800 222 222, from now until Christmas to let him know ..... More >>

74. Halloween Treats and Haunted House for North Shore Kids

31 October 2013 12:31pm | Choi Kwang Do Martial Arts

With around 400 people booked to attend the Browns Bay family Halloween party this evening the team at Bays Martial Art Academy is getting ready for a big night. .. More >>

75. Mission Estate Winery Concert Date Saturday 15 February

01 November 2013 12:25pm | Skip Ink

Sports and Entertainment Limited (SEL) Director of Operations Garry Craft says the date announcement is the first of a series of exciting announcements planned for the coming weeks... More >>

76. World Skinny Dip Record at Rhythm & Vines (CONTAINS NUDITY)

02 January 2014 4:42pm | The Scoop Team

On the last day of 2013 a world record has been reached in Gisborne, New Zealand for the biggest amount of people in the in the water at one time with no clothes on. The music video was performed by local musician F n' C... More >>

77. TVNZ Announces New Breakfast Host: Alison Pugh

14 February 2014 10:46am | TVNZ

TVNZ has today announced that Alison Pugh will be the new co-host of TV ONE's Breakfast , alongside current host Rawdon Christie. .. More >>

78. Kiwis kick off 4pm 1 November

23 June 2014 1:23pm | Whangarei District Council

Kick-off for this year's Four Nations international rugby league game between the NZ Kiwis and Toa Samoa at Toll Stadium will be at 4pm on November 1, and tickets are now on sale... More >>

79. Stan Walker Sings Te Reo for Maori Language Week

18 July 2014 11:19am | Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre

New Zealand's favourite singer, Stan Walker, is to release his next song 'Aotearoa' in Te Reo Māori to celebrate Māori Language Week (July 21-27). And some of the proceeds of the song will go towards the Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre... More >>

80. Topp Twins Celebrate Country Music Greats on National Tour

14 August 2014 1:08pm | SWPR

Well-loved New Zealand entertainers Lynda and Jools Topp are back on the road and heading to Wellington in November with a new show paying homage to country music greats and celebrating contemporary Kiwi music, with the Topps' inimitable style ..... More >>

81. Vodafone gets Lorde fans first in line for concert tickets

22 August 2014 11:13am | Vodafone

Vodafone customers who are fans of Kiwi singing sensation Lorde can get exclusive pre-sale tickets to her New Zealand tour - 48 hours before anyone else. .. More >>

82. Netsky announces DJ Set at Hawea Hotel

17 September 2014 3:40pm | Rhythm Group

Rhythm Group entertainment is excited to announce that drum & bass heavyweight Netsky will be playing a one off DJ set at Wanaka's Lake Hawea Hotel on December 28th. .. More >>

83. ASB Classic 2015 Player Announcement

17 September 2014 3:41pm | NZ Festival of Tennis

Organisers of the NZ Festival of Tennis are thrilled to announce that American rising star, Sloane Stephens, is confirmed for the ASB Classic 2015. .. More >>

84. St. Jerome's Laneway Festival - Line-up Announced

02 October 2014 11:22am | Laneway Festival

"..the Laneway-Auckland Anniversary fixture continues to cement itself as one of summer's new year highlights" - Under The Radar .. More >>

85. I'm an Artist Campaign to change attitudes

06 October 2014 10:58am | Arts Access Aotearoa

Fraser Hoffe of Wellington is one of five artists to be featured in a national campaign aimed at changing attitudes and behaviour towards people with disabilities, sensory impairment and mental ill-health. The campaign will be launched in five cities over ..... More >>

86. Rankleburn Rally on Again

10 October 2014 2:07pm | Eastern Southland Car Club

Many of the south's best rally drivers will contest the MLT/Heartland Hotels/Ernslaw One Limited Rankleburn Rally in West Otago from 10am this Saturday. .. More >>

87. Oamaru: New Zealand's living Victorian town

10 October 2014 4:26pm | ElderNet

Liam Butler interviews Paul Sorrell author of Oamaru: New Zealand's living Victorian town .. More >>

88. NZ feature film Broken Hallelujah released nationwide

15 October 2014 2:59pm | Broken Hallelujah

Inspired by a true story about love, the power of friendships and the complications of families. .. More >>

89. Te Iwi Kiwi jersey captures Pacific roots

17 October 2014 2:42pm | New Zealand Rugby League

When the NZ Kiwis run onto Whangarei's Toll Stadium for their Four Nations clash with Toa Samoa on November 1, they will pay homage to their own Pacific Island roots in the form of the Te Iwi Kiwi jersey... More >>

90. Improv Festival makes up new show

17 October 2014 3:16pm | NZ Improv Festival

For any other festival, finding out less than two weeks from showtime that half the cast of a programmed show can't make it to New Zealand would be a nightmare. Instead, the New Zealand Improv Festival Director Jennifer O'Sullivan saw an opportunity ..... More >>

91. Topp Twins Continue Tour Celebrating Country Music Greats

20 October 2014 3:27pm | SWPR

Auckland concerts 24-26 October o New Album #1 in NZ Music Charts o Featuring special guests Tami Neilson, Phil Doublet, Cam Luxton o Fiddler extraordinaire Marian Burns joins the tour .. More >>

92. Whangarei Author Releases Fifth Book

25 October 2014 11:44am | Relish Communications

Whangarei author Donna Blaber has released the fifth book, 'Hide and Seek', in her hugely-popular Kiwi Critters® series of early reader children's picture books. .. More >>

93. South Island Shearing

27 October 2014 2:22pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Newly-acclaimed Master Shearer Tony Coster won the Northern A and P Show Shears open final for a fourth year in a row at Rangiora on Saturday. .. More >>

94. Lesley Garrett -- One Last Chance to See Sound of Music Star

28 October 2014 12:49pm | Skip Ink

She's Britain's most popular soprano and has been wowing audiences in The Sound of Music as Mother Abbess. This is New Zealand's final chance to see LESLEY GARRETT CBE perform before she heads home to the UK... More >>

95. Mainland Tactix release 2015 Membership Packages

29 October 2014 11:06am | Tactix

Tactix fans will be able to renew their memberships from Wednesday 29th October with the launch of the new look membership packages for the 2015 ANZ Championship. The new membership packages will give our fans more options and chances to get behind ..... More >>

96. Mark Harvey to perform Jim Allen's News

29 October 2014 12:25pm | Michael Lett

Michael Lett is pleased to present Jim Allen's News, first performed at The Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide in 1976. The work plays on the ritualistic activity of engaging with 'the news', highlighting the expendability of a newspaper and its content and ..... More >>

97. New Zealand Red Cross Refugee of the Year Awards

29 October 2014 2:44pm | NZ Red Cross

Adam Awad arrived in New Zealand in 2001 after spending three years in a refugee camp in Ethiopia and more than a decade in Sudanworking with young people under the auspices of the UNHigh Commissioner for Refugees. He came to Zealand on a work visa ..... More >>

98. "Susan Boyle - Hope" Music Delivery

29 October 2014 3:09pm | Sony Music

Singing sensation Susan Boyle catapulted to international stardom in 2009, smashed music records around the world, sold over 22 million albums and now she returns with an incredible album of songs themed on Inspiration, her sixth studio album in five ..... More >>

99. Iconic Auckland Ferry Dons a Mo

29 October 2014 3:40pm | Haystac

Richie McCaw, Jay Reeve, and Lorenzo Bresolin are all taking up the challenge and now Auckland's iconic Devonport ferry - The Kea - got a whole lot hairier and is donning an oversized Mo for the month of Movember... More >>

100. Young author honoured for generous attitude

30 October 2014 9:49am | Attitude Trust

When Muskan Devta was born prematurely, in her home country of India, doctors said she would not survive. But Muskan, which means 'smile', proved the doctors wrong and is now a happy 15-year-old with a passion for writing and fundraising for worthy ..... More >>


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