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1. NZ's Top Destinations to Experience in 2015 Revealed

30 March 2015 4:40pm | Experience Oz and NZ

The North Island's pristine lake district of Taupo has topped a consumer poll conducted by leading travel experience provider Experience Oz +NZ as the country's number one destination to experience this year... More >>

2. Heaviest Pumpkin in Southern Hemisphere Weighed in Hamilton

30 March 2015 8:32pm | Giant Pumpkins NZ

Morrinsville dairy farmer Tim Harris has broken the NZ giant pumpkin record, beating the Australian record, which makes it the heaviest pumpkin currently in the southern hemisphere... More >>

3. Roast of Justin Bieber

25 February 2015 2:21pm | Comedy Central NZ

Roast of Justin Bieber to Premiere on Comedy Central on Thursday, 2nd April @ 8.30pm .. More >>

4. Dancing with the Stars to Shine on Tv3

30 March 2015 8:24pm | Mediaworks

Monday 30 March - Hold on to your sequins! MediaWorks and BBC Worldwide ANZ are delighted to announce that hit series Dancing with the Stars will add even more sparkle to TV3's stellar local line up... More >>

5. Mojo Pulse (49) defeated Kia Magic (38)

31 March 2015 12:42pm | Netball New Zealand

After a slow start to the season, Mojo Pulse finally found a consistent beat in shaking off Kia Magic, 49-38, in Wellington tonight. .. More >>

6. Ed Sheeran: Final Production Release Tickets for Auckland

30 March 2015 4:59pm | Frontier Touring Company

ED SHEERAN SHOWS START NEXT WEEK + FINAL PRODUCTION RELEASE TICKETS FOR VECTOR ARENA ON SALE NOW .. More >>

7. Anzac in Motion on New Sights and Sounds Website

18 March 2015 5:39pm | Nga Taonga Sound and Vision

From 30 March a new website, www.anzacsightsound.org, will enable visitors to experience the Sights and Sounds of the Anzac corps and the World War I era. A curated selection of archival films, songs, recorded interviews, documents and photos have been expertly ..... More >>

8. James Morrison brings that swing back to Christchurch

30 March 2015 12:28pm | Christchurch Symphony

Australian virtuoso James Morrison is returning to Christchurch with his vast array of instruments to perform an encyclopaedic repertoire of jazz with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra... More >>

9. SIX60 Arena Shows Sell Out - New Regional Shows

30 March 2015 2:21pm | Six60

SIX60 have answered the call. With their eagerly anticipated arena shows selling out super quick, the band everyone's talking about are excited to announce today that they have added another SIX all age regional shows to meet their fans demand... More >>

10. SIX60 Announce Sophomore Album Released February 2015

19 December 2014 11:49am | The Maple

We are excited to announce the return of SIX60, with the release of their sophomore album set for February 27th via Massive Entertainment/Universal Music NZ. .. More >>

11. Bachelorette Danielle Robinson

18 March 2015 10:00pm | Mediaworks

MediaWorks is conducting a review of processes related to the management of its reality TV shows including the selection of contestants. .. More >>

12. Matt Lambert Is Heading To Marlborough

30 March 2015 3:56pm | Pead PR

It's not often an executive chef from a Michelin starred restaurant comes to town. And when it's renowned ex-pat Kiwi chef Matt Lambert you can be assured that seats will be in hot demand... More >>

13. The X-Factor NZ hopefuls secure position in auditions

13 October 2014 2:04pm | Spark Activate

Fruttare, the new and exciting frozen fruit smoothie on the market, is bringing fun and excitement to this years The X-Factor pre auditions. .. More >>

14. Super effort raises $218,000 for the SPCA

30 March 2015 10:20am | Countdown Supermarket

30 March 2015: Just over $218,000 has been donated to the SPCA to support animal welfare in New Zealand, following the success of Countdown's Super Animals collectable sound card campaign... More >>

15. Whittaker's Firsts for Easter

12 March 2014 1:23pm | Joint Press Release

To mark the first ever Whittaker's Big Egg Hunt - a supersized Easter egg hunt to raise money for Starship Children's Hospital - Whittaker's is providing a unique 340g 18ct Gold Whittaker's Slab as a grand prize and producing Easter-themed ..... More >>

16. Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream

17 March 2015 9:58am | Noise PR

The magical show that is Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream opens in New Zealand in July 2015 and will take audiences on a spectacular journey featuring all your favourite Disney characters. Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream will travel to ..... More >>

17. Giant Poppy Art in Auckland Domain for ANZAC Day

03 March 2015 1:27pm | Giant Poppy Project

WORLD'S LARGEST POPPY - AN OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL NEW ZEALANDERS TO HONOUR THOSE WHO PROTECTED DEMOCRACY AND FREEDOM .. More >>

18. 2degrees lights up Auckland Harbour Bridge in World First

13 March 2015 11:49am | 2Degrees

Fusing light, music, mobile and one of Auckland's most recognisable landmarks together - 2degrees launched another Kiwi world first in celebration of the city's 175th anniversary on Thursday evening. .. More >>

19. HOPSTOCK 2013 - Wellington bars celebrate Nelson hops

04 April 2013 9:38am | Hopstock

HOPSTOCK 2013 - Wellington beer bars celebrate the Nelson hop harvest Craft Beer Capital Press Release .. More >>

20. NZ hits all low in international gender diversity survey

31 March 2015 2:53pm | Decipher Group

WOMEN have long been underrepresented in New Zealand's top tier of business, and according to the latest international research, it's only getting worse. .. More >>

21. 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 >>

22. The Buddy Holly Story. Touring NZ in March & April 2015

17 October 2014 10:27am | Sandra Roberts

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story is today announced to tour New Zealand in March and April 2015, taking in 21 venues around the country. .. More >>

23. Thunderbirds Are Go for TV2

27 February 2015 5:04pm | TV2

TVNZ is pleased to announce that much anticipated new children's and family series, Thunderbirds Are Go is set to screen in April on TV2... More >>

24. Annam - One Door, Two Worlds

21 March 2015 12:33pm | ANNAM

When the French colonised Vietnam, a land they called Indochine Français , it was a meeting of two cultures for whom the table was not just a part of life - it was at the heart of life... More >>

25. Father And Son Co-Present Māori Television Show

28 March 2015 10:58am | Maori Television

Father and son duo Chris and Tūpoutahi Winitana are joining forces to co-host Māori Television's new current affairs show, Paepae, which starts Sunday March 29 at 6.30pm. .. More >>

26. Extraordinary Easter Eggs for Deserving Kids

31 March 2015 3:17pm | Weltec

12 lucky children will be chasing around Premier House in Wellington this Wednesday trying to beat the Prime Minister as they go head to head on an Extraordinary Easter Egg Hunt. The very special Easter Eggs for some very special kids have been carefully ..... More >>

27. 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 >>

28. Extensive Collection of NZ Cemetery Records Now Online

02 February 2015 11:22am | Ancestry.com.au

A database of 1.6 million cemetery records which has taken more than 2,000 volunteers over four decades to produce is now available online on Ancestry, the world's largest online family history resource... More >>

29. Starship's Giant Easter Egg Hunt to Hatch Again

04 February 2015 1:42pm | Starship Foundation

The 'egg-straordinary' Whittaker's Big Egg Hunt in support of Starship is coming back to New Zealand this Easter. Following the success of last year's inaugural hunt in New Zealand, 100 giant eggs created by leading and emerging New Zealand artists, ..... More >>

30. New Range of WWI Anzac Biscuit Tins Launched

18 February 2015 2:19pm | Returned Services Association

The RSA and New Zealand company AFM Group, have joined forces to produce a range of limited edition WWI commemorative Anzac biscuit tins. Every tin sold will result in a donation to the RSA's support services; helping veterans, ex-service and service ..... More >>

31. Six60 Announce NZ Tour

05 March 2015 10:19am | Trigger Marketing

Six60 are back! After over a year away from New Zealand stages, the band returns for what will be their biggest and most exciting tour to date! Five of New Zealand's premiere venues will play host to Six60 as they celebrate the release of their sophomore ..... More >>

32. Research into School Journal uncovers family history

30 March 2015 1:22pm | University of Auckland

A research project into the New Zealand School Journal's portrayal of the ANZAC legend in World War I almost didn't get started, but when it did, the academic behind it uncovered a personal journey into her family history. Associate Professor ..... More >>

33. Bullseye reaches 'Must Be Won' Draw

14 November 2012 9:15am | New Zealand Lotteries Commission

Bullseye reaches 'Must Be Won' Draw NZ Lotteries' daily game Bullseye has reached a Must Be Won draw - meaning that the $400,000 First Division prize will be won tonight, says NZ Lotteries' Chief Executive Wayne Pickup. A 'Must Be Won' ..... More >>

34. Overwhelming Response to the Bachelor NZ Casting Call

12 November 2014 5:37pm | Mediaworks

MediaWorks has been overwhelmed by Kiwi women applying to be part of the first series of The Bachelor New Zealand , which will screen on TV3 in 2015. .. More >>

35. The Joy of Janine Jansen

30 March 2015 8:55pm | SOLO - Sense of Life Objectivists

Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto was a happy eventuality arising from a singularly unhappy folly. Anxious to quell rumours of his homosexuality, Pyotr Ilyich married a brainless nymphomaniac who had declared her unbridled admiration for his music and undying ..... More >>

36. 1951 Waterfront Dispute revisited in song

13 October 2009 4:42pm | Proco Productions

The 1951 waterfront dispute was an epoch in New Zealand history. It lasted 151 days, and 22,000 New Zealanders were affected by the lockouts and associated strikes. Not only was it a struggle between the left and the right, between various forces within ..... More >>

37. ZM's Jay and Flynny Go Their Separate Ways

05 December 2014 9:48am | Schuck PR

One of New Zealand's longest lasting celebrity couples has announced their split today. After six years on air together, Jay Reeve and Paul Flynn aka The ZM Drive Show, are consciously uncoupling... More >>

38. Canterbury of NZ Shows ANZAC Pride with Commemorative Jersey

25 March 2015 10:58am | Canterbury Of NZ

Canterbury of New Zealand and the Vodafone Warriors are proud to announce the release of a commemorative jersey to be worn at the highly anticipated ANZAC Day match against the Gold Coast Titans at Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday April 25th, 2015... More >>

39. Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream

30 March 2015 9:40am | Noise PR

The magical show that is Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream opens in New Zealand in July 2015 and will take audiences on a spectacular journey featuring all your favourite Disney characters. Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream will travel to ..... More >>

40. Cutting edge exhibition traces gay lives since law reform

30 March 2015 2:37pm | Photospace Gallery

A new exhibition by a Wellington artist uses photographs and oral histories to tell the stories of queer men born since gay sex was legalised in New Zealand almost 30 years ago... More >>

41. Documentary Edge Festival says Yes Man to Yes Men

30 March 2015 2:48pm | Documentary Edge Festival

The Documentary New Zealand Trust presents DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL SAYS "YES MAN" THE DOCUMENTARY EDGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015 .. More >>

42. Top 20 Māori boys' and girls' names for 2013

23 July 2014 11:54am | Department Of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs has released the top 20 Māori baby names for 2013 in association with Māori Language Week 2014, Te Wiki o te Reo Māori. The most popular Māori baby names in 2013 were Nikau for boys and Aria for girls, the ..... More >>

43. Countdown's latest collectibles hit stores with a roar

30 January 2015 3:23pm | Countdown Supermarket

30 January 2015: Countdown has teamed up with the SPCA to launch the next collectible craze, a limited edition range of Super Animals sound cards. In a first for any Countdown collectibles campaign, the Super Animals cards come to life when swiped through a ..... More >>

44. Paper Shaper Coming Soon

30 March 2015 2:54pm | Little Dog Barking

Little Dog Barking Childrens Theatre is pleased to announce that we are bringing Paper Shaper to both Lower Hutt and Kapiti these April 2015 School Holidays. .. More >>

45. New Zealand Eco Fashion Week set for Hutt City

30 March 2015 5:19pm | Hutt City Council

New Zealand's only eco fashion designer runway event is set to be held in Lower Hutt from 9-13 June 2015. .. More >>

46. NZ's Featured in Gallipoli Exhibition

30 March 2015 8:40pm | Te Papa

The second Building Gallipoli video released this evening introduces the ordinary New Zealanders in extraordinary circumstances at Gallipoli who are being brought to life in Te Papa's new exhibition... More >>

47. Marvellous Maadi for Rangi Ruru

31 March 2015 4:36pm | Ali Jones Public Relations

Two gold medals are the icing on the cake for Rangi Ruru after this years Maadi Cup Rowing Regatta. .. More >>

48. 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 >>

49. Auckland teen headed to Nike Most Wanted Global Showcase

13 October 2014 4:42pm | Nike

Moses Dyer, an Attacking Midfielder from Auckland, last night earned a coveted spot to take him one step closer to his dream of a playing professional football. .. More >>

50. Tonga's Quest at the 2015 World Rugby U20 Championship

09 January 2015 4:35pm | Siutaka New Zealand Tonga Rugby Football Assn

Siutaka New Zealand Tonga Rugby Football Association (Siutaka) answered Tonga Rugby Football Union's (TRFU) call to search high and low for best Tongan rugby talent in Aotearoa for Tonga's Under 20 Rugby Squad. TRFU U20 coach will hold trials in ..... More >>

51. Vanishing Nature: Presale Offer

20 January 2015 11:19am | Environmental Defence Society

For a limited time, there is an opportunity to advance purchase the new EDS publication 'Vanishing Nature: facing New Zealand's biodiversity crisis' at a special reduced price of just $35 (RRP $45) + postage and packing... More >>

52. New Zealand gets its first Trail Running Film Festival

30 January 2015 12:17pm | Mediocre Astronauts

With stunning bush, spectacular mountain ranges, pristine coastlines, volcanic plateaus, rainforest and beautiful lakes all within short driving distances from the country's main city centres, do we even need to explain why New Zealand has firmly established ..... More >>

53. Original Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Warbirds & Wheels Wanaka

03 February 2015 11:18am | Warbirds and Wheels

Warbirds & Wheels attraction at Wanaka Airport is flying high today (February 3 2015) with the exciting news it will have the original car from the 1968 movie Chitty Chitty Bang Bang exclusively on loan from owner Sir Peter Jackson... More >>

54. New coloured Anzac 50c coin available online to the public

23 February 2015 3:53pm | New Zealand Post

23 February, 2015 New coloured Anzac 50c coin available online to the public today New Zealand's first ever coloured coin, officially launched earlier this month to mark 100 years since the Gallipoli landings, is available to the public for pre-order ..... More >>

55. World-Renowned Surgeon And Writer Atul Gawande

05 March 2015 1:45pm | Auckland Writers Festival

One of the world's most respected health science writers, Dr Atul Gawande , is coming to New Zealand as a guest of the 2015 Auckland Writers Festival. .. More >>

56. Jason Kerrison - #JKEP1

11 March 2015 1:00pm | Noise PR

A member of contemporary New Zealand music royalty, Jason Kerrison is back with his first solo release, #JKEP1 , available from iTunes on March 18. .. More >>

57. Gary Clark Jnr in Town - Chch and Auckland Sold Out

25 March 2015 12:00pm | Muchmoremusic

Buddy Guy claims, "He's as good as it gets" while Eric Clapton has gushed... "You make me want to play again". .. More >>

58. Michael Parekowhai - The Promised Land

25 March 2015 4:14pm | Michael Lett

Parekowhai's unique practice is characterised by a refined aesthetic and an engagement with the creation and role of culture in the contemporary world. Primarily sculptural, his works often play with scale and space, using humour to comment on the intersections ..... More >>

59. Silver Ferns to Face Australia in October

29 March 2015 9:50pm | Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand (NNZ) is pleased to confirm the dates, venues and locations for the New World Netball Series for the Constellation Cup between the Silver Ferns and the Australian Diamonds... More >>

60. Celebrating 50 years of astronomy

30 March 2015 9:12am | Canterbury University Press

A celebration of half a century of optical astronomy at New Zealand's premier astronomical research facility is the focus of a new book published by Canterbury University Press (CUP) this month... More >>

61. New Zealand can hold its head high, sports professor says

31 March 2015 10:02am | University of Canterbury

New Zealand can hold its head high in the cricketing world, University of Canterbury sports coaching professor Richard Light says. .. More >>

62. Anthonie Tonnon to Support Paul Kelly in Auckland

31 March 2015 12:52pm | The Maple

Legendary Australian musician Paul Kelly is hitting Auckland's Powerstation for one show only on Sunday 12 April, showcasing his sell-out Merri Soul Sessions tour for the first time. Hot on the heels of his critically lauded album Successor, Auckland ..... More >>

63. Vodafone charity sector drives new text donation service

15 October 2014 9:22am | Vodafone

Kiwis are some of the most generous people in the world, and now, making donations to their favourite New Zealand charities via a simple text is easier, thanks to a service launched today by the Vodafone New Zealand Foundation in partnership with ..... More >>

64. TV3 Launches Contestant Search for The Block NZ 2015

12 December 2014 1:37pm | Mediaworks

MediaWorks has announced the search for next year's Alex and Corban, Maree and James, Quinn and Ben, and Jo and Damo has begun - the casting call for series four of The Block NZ is open!.. More >>

65. Craft Beer Trends for 2015

09 February 2015 1:24pm | Pead PR

Against a backdrop of falling sales for mainstream brews, craft beer is a major growth area for brewers it seems. Changes in drinking culture, simply better beer, more respectful styles and a fashion following are all contributing to the growth ..... More >>

66. Dennis Locorriere presents DR HOOK - 10 NZ concerts

24 February 2015 12:59pm | Skip Ink

Dennis Locorriere presents DR HOOK TIMELESS WORLD TOUR Two No. 1 Albums, Three No. 1 Singles Eleven Top 20 singles in the New Zealand charts 60 gold and platinum records with No. 1 hits in 42 countries.. More >>

67. 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 >>

68. A Tribute to the Maori Showbands of Yesterday

24 October 2005 5:44pm | International Arts Festival

There's only nine days to go till the first-ever public launch of the 2006 New Zealand International Arts Festival programme. To get things rolling the Festival has announced one of it's key New Zealand musical events: Maori Showbands - Taking on the World... More >>

69. 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 >>

70. Bones - Brand New on Prime

09 January 2014 4:15pm | Prime TV

Last season tech genius and serial killer Christopher Pelant once again returned to toy with the Jeffersonian team. Viewers were left hanging as Pelant forced Booth to call off his engagement to Brennan, threatening the lives of innocent people if ..... More >>

71. The Loft, Wellington's newest top secret place

01 September 2014 10:59am | Szinergia Digital

A new top secret place is opening above, almost kitty-cornered to Meow. We'd like to think it'll be the cat's meow, but you'll need to find out for yourself when it officially opens on Sunday, 28 September... More >>

72. Artist's bubbles burst to life on Gallery sculpture terrace

24 November 2014 4:09pm | Auckland Art Gallery

Giant, monumental bubbles will jostle for prime position on Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki's Edmiston Sculpture Terrace from this Saturday 29 November. .. More >>

73. Future Sound System: Avicii Live in New Zealand 2015

01 December 2014 10:22am | Frontier Touring Company

Introducing the hottest ticket of the summer - FUTURE SOUND SYSTEM! Future Music Group and Frontier Touring are proud to present a massive outdoor summer dance party to send the summer off in style!.. More >>

74. The 2015 LIANZA Children's Book Awards launch this February

05 February 2015 11:54am | LIANZA

The Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA) is bringing back its iconic book awards this year with a soft launch in February followed by an awards ceremony on June 15 in Auckland... More >>

75. Wellington Fashion Week Enters Fourth Consecutive Year

20 February 2015 11:40am | Wellington Fashion Week

With Wellington Fashion Week entering it's fourth consecutive year, expect excitement to be brewing like flying stilettos as consumers get placed at the center of the runway... More >>

76. New X Factor NZ Judges Bassingthwaighte and Woolright

19 March 2015 5:06pm | Mediaworks

Natalie Bassingthwaighte and Shelton Woolright have been announced as the new The X Factor NZ judges joining Mel Blatt and Stan Walker at the desk. .. More >>

77. Bikes in Schools Gets Funding Boost From ACC

24 March 2015 2:40pm | Akina Foundation

Announced on Friday March 20 by Minister for ACC, Nikki Kaye, $600,000 is being invested in Bikes in Schools over the next 3 years. This funding will enable more New Zealand children to receive the positive benefits of regularly riding a bike within their ..... More >>

78. Fanzone to screen live coverage of Cricket World Cup Final

26 March 2015 10:58am | Christchurch City Council

As cricket fever grips the nation, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand Fanzone at Victoria Square will open one last time this Sunday, screening live coverage of the Black Caps in their first-ever ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Final. Christchurch ..... More >>

79. National Drawing Prize Winner to Exhibit at (Suite)

26 March 2015 4:11pm | Suite Gallery

{Suite} is pleased to present Deleted Scenes, an exhibition of recent works by 2014 Parkin Drawing Prize winner, Douglas Stichbury. .. More >>

80. Easter treats a no-no for pets

30 March 2015 10:37am | Southern Cross Pet Insurance

Easter is right around the corner but you need to hide the sweets and chocolate from your pets as well as your children. If last year is anything to go by, Easter will see a rise in dog owners visiting vets and lodging insurance claims after their pets ..... More >>

81. The heartbeat of Africa in the heart of Newmarket

31 March 2015 12:46pm | African Film Festival

For one magical week, April 9-15, African Film Festival New Zealand 2015 (AFFNZ) will bring the heartbeat of Africa to the heart of Newmarket with remarkable films representing diversity, innovation and creative achievement from across the continent....Lesotho, ..... More >>

82. Te Papa's new art season opens the glory box

31 March 2015 1:21pm | Te Papa

Gretchen Albrecht in front of In a shower of gold, 2011, acrylic on canvas. Photo: Kallan MacLeod. .. More >>

83. From Christchurch to Kenya to Timaru to Texas and Ellerslie

04 June 2012 5:39pm | Christchurch Airport Marathon

From Christchurch to Kenya to Timaru to Texas and Ellerslie The new-look Christchurch Airport Marathon was a huge success today, with almost 4500 runners from 12 countries toeing the start line and runners from Kenya, Timaru, Texas and Auckland taking the ..... More >>

84. Hope and filmmaking in remote corner of NZ

27 June 2012 10:14am | CPIT

A screen shot from the documentary Gloriavale shows life in the reclusive West Coast community. .. More >>

85. ASB Polyfest 2013 - overview

28 January 2013 5:26pm | ASB Polyfest

ASB Polyfest Dates: 13 - 16 March 2013 Place: Manukau Sports Bowl, Te Irirangi Drive, Manukau Entry: $5. Preschool children are free .. More >>

86. Thousands Of Free Easter Eggs Up For Grabs On Quail Island

27 March 2013 2:56pm | Black Cat Cruises

Free Easter eggs are on offer again on Quail Island with Black Cat Cruises this weekend. It has become a local tradition for the tourism operator to give away thousands of Easter eggs as part of an Easter egg hunt on the Lyttelton Harbour Island every Easter ..... More >>

87. Shane Cotton: The Hanging Sky

17 April 2013 12:08pm | City Gallery Wellington

The first chance to see Shane Cotton's newest paintings at City Gallery Wellington. During the 1990s Shane Cotton (Ngāpuhi: Ngāti Rangi, Ngāti Hine, Te Uri Taniwha) emerged as a provocative voice in New Zealand art. His detailed and probing paintings ..... More >>

88. Post-Earthquake Heritage -New works by Ross Gray

26 June 2013 11:44am | Ashburton Art Gallery

Christchurch artist Ross Gray is an advocate for the preservation of heritage buildings and his passion is reflected in his latest exhibition at the Ashburton Art Gallery. At a time when issues of architectural heritage, space and memory have grown with ..... More >>

89. Whitcoulls' Top 20 Reads 2013

02 December 2013 2:25pm | Whitcoulls

With all the planning that goes in to Christmas meals and summer holidays, it's great when someone takes a few tasks off your hands. .. More >>

90. 'Birds of New Zealand' flies on to the iPhone

11 December 2013 3:19pm | Auckland University Press

Auckland University Press has just released its first app, based on the popular photographic guide  Birds of New Zealand  by Paul Scofield and Brent Stephenson. .. More >>

91. Sri Lankan Doctor First in Asian Short Story Competition

11 February 2014 11:27am | New Zealand Society of Authors

The New Zealand Society of Authors (Pen NZ. Inc) is delighted to announce that first place, winning the Asia New Zealand Foundation Prize 2014, goes to Auckland based writer Himali McInnes... More >>

92. World's Biggest Egg Hunt Hatches in New Zealand

21 March 2014 5:43pm | Whittakers

While Kiwis were sleeping, 100 giant eggs created by New Zealand artists were hidden across the country in the early hours of this morning*, ready to be discovered as part of The Whittaker's Big Egg Hunt in support of Starship... More >>

93. Mighty fine things to do over Easter Weekend

14 April 2014 3:19pm | Mango Communications

Easter weekend is the perfect time to hit the road and explore New Zealand and what better way to do it than taking your accommodation with you. At Mighty Campers we love to make sure you get the most out of your holiday but don't spend all of your ..... More >>

94. Awards recognise New Zealand's women architects

01 October 2014 4:13pm | South Pacific Architecture Ltd

Three architects have been acknowledged in the inaugural Architecture+Women:NZ Awards, a programme set up to celebrate the oft-overlooked contribution of women to the New Zealand building industry... More >>

95. Miniature Hikes: Treasures of Backcountry Come to Wellington

05 November 2014 2:46pm | Kemi Niko and Co

This summer, artists Kemi & Niko, are bringing everything you love about the backcountry to Wellington. Their public art project, Miniature Hikes , is a series of seven miniature huts located across Wellington's diverse backyard. Hidden in the bush, at the beach ..... More >>

96. Camp Gallipoli Launches in NZ for Anzac Centenary Year

11 December 2014 2:08pm | Camp Gallipoli Foundation

Kiwis of all ages from around the country are being invited to attend Camp Gallipoli at Ellerslie Racecourse in Auckland to commemorate 100 years of the ANZAC spirit. Gates will open at 3:00pm. The evening's programme includes documentaries and interviews, ..... More >>

97. Waiata Mai Series: First of its Kind

12 January 2015 10:15am | Hei Tiki Creatives

Any parent of young children will understand the value of a resource that can entertain tamariki while educating them at the same time. And most parents will probably identify with the fact that tamariki will watch videos they like, on repeat, for weeks on ..... More >>

98. Cigna Round the Bays 2015 update

29 January 2015 11:02am | Sport Wellington

Registrations for Wellingtons iconic Cigna Round the Bays are well under way and are selling faster than ever. .. More >>

99. Sticky Fingers New Zealand Tour 2015

29 January 2015 2:16pm | Rhythm Group

Sydney rascals Sticky Fingers have somehow managed to completely sell out a three-show tour of Australia they never formally announced. .. More >>

100. Harlem Globetrotters NZ Tickets on Sale Now

03 February 2015 11:26am | Harlem Globetrotters

Harlem Globetrotters New Zealand Tickets on Sale Now as They Face History & Revamped Washington Generals .. More >>

 

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