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1. NHNZ returns to local seas for Blue-Chip Ocean Series

21 October 2014 4:32pm | NHNZ

In a first for New Zealand television, the stories of our local marine creatures are profiled in an NHNZ produced six part blue-chip series, Our Big Blue Backyard, premiering next week on TV1. Our Big Blue Backyard presents an intimate portrayal ..... More >>

2. Wotif reviewers reveal the top NZ family holidays

21 October 2014 2:03pm |

The school holidays are over and while the kids are back in class, Wotif has also been hard at work crunching the numbers and scouring feedback left by family travellers to reveal the best family apartments and holiday parks in New Zealand... More >>

3. Devilskin Announce 'Surrender' Summer Tour

23 October 2014 11:44am | Trigger Marketing

New Zealand's most explosive rock band, the incomparable Devilskin hit the road again for the country's hottest summer tour - proudly supported by The Rock. It's the party to be at this summer, catch their stunning live show at the following ..... More >>

4. 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 >>

5. SKYCITY contributes $50,000 to save Santa

23 October 2014 12:12pm | SKYCITY

SKYCITY has announced it will commit $50,000 to help keep the iconic Whitcoull's Santa on Auckland's Queen Street. SKYCITY CEO Nigel Morrison says the Santa is iconic to Auckland and SKYCITY is proud to be a good neighbour, pitching in to ensure ..... More >>

6. Introducing Darren Watson...the New Album

20 October 2014 9:36am | Delia Shanly

New Zealand musician Darren Watson is releasing his new album Introducing Darren Watson on 7 November. He plans to celebrate this with launch parties at Galatos in Auckland on 8 November then at San Fran in Wellington on 13 November... More >>

7. 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 >>

8. Auckland Theatre Company presents Sons by Victor Rodger

23 September 2014 1:49pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Rising young television and film actor Beulah Koale stars in Auckland Theatre Company's production of award-winning playwright Victor Rodger's entertaining and emotionally gripping play Sons ... More >>

9. Liam Butler interviews David Downs

22 October 2014 3:22pm | ElderNet

David Downs strong interest in innovative companies, and his pride in New Zealand, lead him to work at government agency New Zealand Trade & Enterprise, where he helps local businesses grow internationally.. More >>

10. CityUps - Christchurch as the city of the future

04 September 2014 11:22am | FESTA

On 25 October, the people of Christchurch can be part of the city of the future - both physical and virtual - imagined and created by the next generation of architects. Over 250 New Zealand architecture students will transform two blocks of Christchurch's ..... More >>

11. 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 >>

12. Impressive double trophy win for Vidal Legacy

22 October 2014 12:57pm | Vidal Estate

One of Hawkes Bay's oldest wineries has taken out two of the top accolades in the prestigious Decanter Asia Wine Awards. .. More >>

13. 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 >>

14. Wealth inequality in New Zealand examined in new book

21 October 2014 12:55pm | Bridget Williams Books

The Piketty Phenomenon collects New Zealand responses to Thomas Piketty's groundbreaking argument that inherited wealth will always grow faster, on average, than earned wealth. .. More >>

15. NZ Film 'The Dead Lands' to Have Toronto World Premiere

23 July 2014 10:27am | New Zealand Film Commission

Māori action epic The Dead Lands will have its world premiere with a Special Presentation at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). The prestigious festival annually launches several key international and North American films and is one of ..... More >>

16. Tickets Snapped up for Jono & Ben's Ice Bucket Challenge

23 October 2014 4:33pm | Mediaworks

A capacity crowd will witness Jono & Ben's Vanilla Ice Bucket Challenge, at the Powerstation in Auckland this Friday. A limited amount of free tickets to the event were snapped up in less than three minutes last week via The Rock's website... More >>

17. 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 >>

18. Indoor Cricket World Cup kicks off this weekend

14 October 2014 11:11am | Hutt City Council

Hutt Indoor Sports Centre at Hutt Park is set to host around 350 players from seven countries for the 2014 Indoor Cricket World Cup. The tournament, which is held every three years, will run from Sunday 19-Saturday 25 October 2014, featuring over 100 ..... More >>

19. Pandora AMP Opens up Large Scale Artist Analytics

23 October 2014 11:03am | Pandora

New "Artist Marketing Platform" puts the power of data in the hands of working musicians Auckland, New Zealand. October 23, 2014 - Pandora the leading internet radio service, today launched Pandora Artist Marketing Platform (AMP), a free online ..... More >>

20. 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 >>

21. New Zealand Submits The Dead Lands to the 2015 Oscars

26 September 2014 5:45pm | New Zealand Film Commission

Toa Fraser's THE DEAD LANDS is New Zealand's submission for the best foreign language film category of the 87th Academy Awards. Every year the Academy invites countries to select and submit their best foreign language film for consideration. ..... More >>

22. Homebrewers Homing in on Hamilton

22 October 2014 11:00am | Society Of Beer Advocates

Hundreds of homebrewers from across the country are busy preparing and packaging their bottles in preparation for this year's SOBA National Homebrew Competition. .. More >>

23. Aloe Blacc announces two NZ shows

17 April 2014 12:51pm | Stirling Entertainment Group

Californian soul star Aloe Blacc is returning to New Zealand for two shows later this year. Blacc last toured here as part of the 2012 summer winery tour, he will play at Auckland's Town Hall on October 21 and the Opera House in Wellington on October ..... More >>

24. 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 >>

25. 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 >>

26. 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 >>

27. Music Awards Finalists: Lorde, Sol3 Mio Top 2014 Tuis Charge

17 October 2014 11:04am | Vodafone NZ Music Awards

The countdown is on. With only 35 days until the country's biggest night in music kicks off Recorded Music NZ has revealed the artists in the running for Tui glory at the 49th annual Vodafone NZ Music Awards. .. More >>

28. NZ achieves unprecedented profile in Chinese reality TV show

21 October 2014 11:06am | Tourism New Zealand

More than 400 million viewers across China tuned in for season two of Chinese reality show Dad, where are we going? featuring 217 minutes of celebrities travelling around New Zealand... More >>

29. 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 >>

30. 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 >>

31. Reinventing the Dining Space

20 October 2014 9:14am | Uptown Business Association

Dining out has always been a monotonous affair. For thousands of years people have dined at restaurants where they are seated at a table on the ground. It's about time the dining space was reinvented - let's make dinner a thrilling experience... More >>

32. 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 >>

33. Longest-running NZ book awards go from strength to strength

23 October 2014 1:44pm | Library and Information Association of New Zealand

New Zealand's current best children's book authors and illustrators will be revealed in June 2015, as LIANZA (The Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa) turns a fresh page in the illustrious history of its Children's Book Awards... More >>

34. Ford Takes The Lead For NZ's 2014 Mustang Convention

03 March 2014 2:54pm | Ford New Zealand

Ford Motor Company of New Zealand Ltd and the Canterbury Mustang Owners' Club Inc have confirmed that Ford New Zealand will take the role as the primary sponsor of this year's national Mustang convention being held in Christchurch over Labour ..... More >>

35. 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 >>

36. 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 >>

37. Combating bullying in New Zealand

22 October 2014 9:41am | Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington's Accent Learning is rolling out a new bullying prevention programme for schools-a first for the Southern Hemisphere. The programme originated in Finland and is called KiVa, which means 'kiusaamista vastaan' or ..... More >>

38. Auckland up for walking and cycling gold

23 October 2014 12:29pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

Gold medal Olympian cyclist Sarah Ulmer and Mayor of Wellington Celia Wade Brown will be recognising New Zealand's champions for walking and cycling next week, when the winners of the national walking and cycling awards are announced on 29 October ..... More >>

39. Interest keen for November's Highlands 101 race

19 May 2014 3:09pm | Highlands Motorsport Park

Prospective competitors and enthusiastic spectators are already calling Highlands Motorsport Park in New Zealand's famed Central Otago region for more information about the next Highlands 101 endurance race event... More >>

40. Cast Chosen For The Sound of Music

29 June 2014 2:12pm | Skip Ink

The lavish and much-anticipated London production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC comes to New Zealand this September and 18 talented New Zealand children have been chosen to join this stellar international cast... More >>

41. Successful Commonwealth Games for New Zealand

04 August 2014 9:00am | Sport New Zealand

High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) Chief Executive Alex Baumann has congratulated the athletes and coaches who won 45 medals for New Zealand at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, with an impressive 14 golds. "The only time New Zealand has won more gold ..... More >>

42. Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular Materialises in Auckland

05 August 2014 12:19pm | BBC Worldwide

Smash hit Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular returns to New Zealand with a brand new show in 2015, performing for the first time in Auckland. It follows Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular 's performance earlier this year in Wellington, as part of the New ..... More >>

43. 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 >>

44. Japanese Film Festival 2014 - Auckland Program Announced

18 September 2014 2:23pm | The Japan Foundation

The 18th Japanese Film Festival (JFF) 2014 , the largest Japanese film festival outside of Japan, will arrive for the first time with its main program to Auckland's Rialto Cinemas Newmarket from 6 - 12 November as a part of its international tour. The ..... More >>

45. 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 >>

46. New Zealand's only marine ambulance receives funding boost

21 October 2014 10:09am | Coastguard New Zealand

New Zealand's only marine ambulance receives funding boost Pub Charity has acknowledged the essential role that Coastguard plays in the lives of New Zealanders, announcing they will grant $100,000 toward 'Marine 1' - New Zealand's only rescue vessel ..... More >>

47. Encyclopedia of NZ launches creative and intellectual theme

22 October 2014 10:33am | Ministry For Culture And Heritage

New Zealand's creativity and thinking will be on show when Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand - launches its latest theme, 'Creative and Intellectual Life', on Wednesday 22 October... More >>

48. Funny guy Jeremy Corbett supports Buddy Day's message

22 October 2014 3:46pm | Buddy Day

Kiwi comedian Jeremy Corbett says since having children, he finds it increasingly hard to read about child abuse cases. "I can't bear the thought of innocent children suffering," he says... More >>

49. 22 stops on nationwide trophy tour

23 October 2014 2:12pm | ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

The ICC Cricket World Cup trophy is about to begin a nationwide tour of New Zealand, with a stop for every one of the 22 years since the tournament was last here in 1992. .. More >>

50. The Block NZ Homes Open for Inspection

12 August 2012 2:31pm | Mediaworks

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday 12 August, 2012 The Block NZ Homes Open for Inspection - TV3 Announces Dates for Public Open Homes TV3 is throwing open the doors of the most talked-about block in the country, and inviting the public to visit ..... More >>

51. Laneway Festival Auckland: The 2014 line-up is here

24 September 2013 10:35am | Laneway Festival

"It may be known as the music festival for the cool kids, but at this year's Laneway there was something for everyone." - NZ Herald "The Laneway Festival is a great concept, and delivers a freshness and different vibe, in terms of music, ..... More >>

52. 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 >>

53. 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 >>

54. 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 >>

55. New moon for Newtown: Pizza bar and music venue set to open

18 August 2014 10:42am | MOON1

In the last week of August, as the new moon waxes, there will be a second new 'Moon' beginning to rise in one of Wellington's most vibrant suburbs, Newtown. The aptly chosen opening weekend for Newtown's newest pizza shop and music venue will host ..... More >>

56. Kirsty Gunn, Martin Edmond and The Piketty Phenomenon

27 August 2014 11:08am | Bridget Williams Books

Williams Books is delighted to announce nationwide events for the BWB Texts programme in October - please join us! .. More >>

57. Jenna Coleman will be Attending Armageddon this October

04 September 2014 3:00pm | Armageddon Expo

New Zealand's biggest pulp-culture event, the Armageddon Expo is proud to announce that stunning English actress Jenna-Louise Coleman will be attending the Auckland event at the ASB Showgrounds... More >>

58. Matt Blackmore wins 2014 SMEG Art Design Award Competition

12 September 2014 4:50pm | Paul Blomfield

Matt Blackmore has been named this year's SMEG Art Design competition winner with his travel-themed entry, 'Round the World' - inspired from a Blackmore family treasure of a travel trunk that belonged to his Great Grandmother. .. More >>

59. 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 >>

60. Applications Open for 2015 Grimshaw Sargeson Fellowship

23 September 2014 2:51pm | Frank Sargeson Trust

Applications have opened for the 2015 Grimshaw Sargeson Fellowship . The Fellowship is a national literary award offering published New Zealand writers the opportunity to focus on their craft full-time, providing an annual stipend and tenure at the ..... More >>

61. Light Show shines bright at Auckland Art Gallery this weeken

06 October 2014 1:16pm | Auckland Art Gallery

This Saturday 11 October , Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki will open the doors to its latest international exhibition, Light Show . .. More >>

62. Wellington Diwali Festival 2014

12 October 2014 9:27am | Diwali Festival of Light

Diwali Festival of Lights 2014 returns to Wellington with a week long celebrations leading up to the Mela event. Look out for Street Activations around Wellington CBD from the week beginning Mon, 13/Oct/2014 right through to Sat, 18/Oct/2014 . .. More >>

63. Architect Treks 3000kms For Education

22 October 2014 9:44am | Oxfam NZ

Kiwi architect Rebecca Cox is giving up her day job to trek the full length of New Zealand via the Te Araroa Trail, aiming to raise $60,000 to build a school in rural Vanuatu as part of Oxfam New Zealand's Rural Training Centre Project... More >>

64. NZRL: Two debutants in Kiwis line-up

22 October 2014 10:45am | New Zealand Rugby League

Blockbusting forward Jason Taumalolo and teenage wing Dallin Watene-Zelezniak have been named for their NZ Kiwis debuts in the 2014 Four Nations opener against Australia at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium... More >>

65. Wellington Regional Youth Triathlon Academy a Huge Hit

22 October 2014 3:50pm | Triathlon New Zealand

Wellington was the latest host of a Tri NZ Regional Youth Academy this past weekend, with 17 budding triathletes from 15 to 17 years old hosted by coaches including former World Champion Jenny Rose, former Olympian Shane Reed, Tammy Reed and Cam Durno as ..... More >>

66. Jimmy Barnes Sells Out Dunedin!

23 October 2014 12:17pm | Mushroom Group

2014 ARIA nominated Australian rock legend Jimmy Barnes has sold out his concert at Dunedin Town Hall on November 29, the fourth date on his 30:30 Hindsight tour of New Zealand which kicks off next month. Tickets for his three other shows in Hamilton, ..... More >>

67. Hit + Run Returns to Curate Red Bull Sound Select on Tour

23 October 2014 12:42pm | Red Bull

Hit + Run Returns to Curate Red Bull Sound Select on Tour: Auckland And Palmerston North .. More >>

68. NZSO takes "rock star" US violinist on tour

23 October 2014 1:09pm | NZSO

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra tours the North Island with a vivacious Italian programme this November in Tuscan Summer . Our concert opener - Rossini 's Overture to The Barber of Seville, is the epitome of Italian music. It's sunny and giggly ..... More >>

69. GASP! Give Artists' Space!

23 October 2014 2:27pm | Academy Galleries

Opening Night Friday 24 October Kicking off at 6pm with guest performance by Audrey Baldwin With this project the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts has aimed to provide emerging artists with the opportunity to develop their skills and practice as well ..... More >>

70. Junior chef acknowledged for cuisine and charity

23 October 2014 5:28pm | Attitude Trust

Nicholas Brockelbank is mixing up inspiration in his Cambridge kitchen, despite being only 12-years-old. Following a recipe for success, this junior foodie is creating delicious food and publishing cookbooks, while giving back to his community... More >>

71. Thrills And Spills... Crusty Demons Crazy Antics

20 January 2004 10:41am | Unknown

Motocross insanity took over Auckland's Viaduct Harbour today when American FMX Crusty Demon legend "Mad" Mike Jones jumped on to his bike and thrilled the crowds with high-flying antics... More >>

72. 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 >>

73. Angela Bloomfield Voted New Zealand's Best Breasts

21 August 2006 10:12am | Fayreform Lingerie

As part of the celebration of Fayreform National Breast Pride Week, Angela Bloomfield was announced the winner of the celebrity Best Breasts 2006. She was voted number one by the 1,500 women who took part in the recent Fayreform Annual Full Bust Survey... More >>

74. New Zealand's Most Popular Breeds Of Dogs

10 January 2007 10:51am | NZ Kennel Club

Labrador Retrievers are still New Zealand's most popular dogs according to 2006 registrations with the NZ Kennel Club. Over 1,320 of these chocolate or yellow or black purebred dogs were registered last year up 9% for the breed on 2005... More >>

75. Friends farewell New Zealand ballet greats

08 November 2007 11:04am | Meridian Energy

Dancers from the Royal New Zealand ballet took time out with their friends at Meridian Energy last night - who threw a party to wish the company well for China tour... More >>

76. 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 >>

77. 2013 Melbourne Cup: Kiwi connections and all the other info

04 November 2013 1:55pm | TAB

On Tuesday at 5.00pm (NZ time) two nations will come to a halt to share in the excitement of the 153rd Melbourne Cup. It is New Zealand's biggest betting race of the year. .. More >>

78. 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 >>

79. 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 >>

80. 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 >>

81. 'The Sky's the Limited' for young people

14 April 2014 1:46pm | Blue Light

'The Sky's the Limited' for young people thanks to Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association and the youth charity Blue Light .. More >>

82. ARROW Stars Heading to New Zealand for Armageddon Expo 2014

16 April 2014 4:46pm | Armageddon Expo

Stars from the hit TV series ARROW have confirmed they will be coming to New Zealand for the Armageddon Expo in Wellington from Saturday May 31st to Monday June 2nd following the earlier Hamilton event taking place on Saturday May 24th and Sunday May 25th... More >>

83. The Red Bull Sound Select Block Party takes over Britomart

23 June 2014 12:19pm | Red Bull

The Nathan Club, Orleans Bar and Racket packed out with fans in a matter of minutes when #SoundSelect claimed Britomart last night for New Zealand's first-ever Red Bull Sound Select Block Party... More >>

84. TEDxAuckland 2014 Announces Next Round of Speakers

07 August 2014 2:28pm | SweeneyVesty

In 2012, broadcaster and Chairman of the Urban Maori Authority, Willie Jackson, planned to bring out heavyweight champion Mike Tyson to New Zealand. Making the second application for Tyson's Special Visa, Jackson believed the value Tyson had to offer ..... More >>

85. 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 >>

86. Top 10 Finish for Canterbury: World Pipe Band Championships

21 August 2014 9:41am | Canterbury Caledonian Society's Pipe Band

The Canterbury Caledonian Pipe Band finished as 9th best Pipe Band in the world at the recent World Pipe Band Championships at Glasgow. The current New Zealand Champions placed in the top 10 for the first time in the elite Grade 1 final. The Championship ..... More >>

87. 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 >>

88. Past And Future Silver Ferns at AIMS Games

09 September 2014 2:22pm | NZCT AIMS

With her tall figure giving her a clear view, former Silver Ferns shooter Irene van Dyk could see the future of her sport etched bright and bold. .. More >>

89. 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 >>

90. 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 >>

91. Rare Gandhi photos in Albany campus exhibition

29 September 2014 12:37pm | Massey University

Albany Students Association representative Ashneel Prasad (left), Albany campus library head of lending and document supply services Rohini Subbian, Massey new migrants director Professor Shaista Shameem, research analyst Shoma Prasad and library assistant ..... More >>

92. Death By Chocolate! A Tremains Art Deco Weekend event

13 October 2014 1:13pm | Art Deco Trust

Napier's local funeral home is going all Deco next February hosting a special event within the Tremains Art Deco Weekend. This fantastic new event sold out within the first two days of tickets going on sale!.. More >>

93. All Roads Lead to Taupo for MX Fest

14 October 2014 11:24am | Bikesport NZ

It is already one of the premier events on New Zealand's motocross calendar and now it's set to get even bigger. The traditional annual Labour Weekend motocross in Taupo once again looms large as the first major hit-out of the new season for ..... More >>

94. 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 >>

95. Action needed to keep disabled adults safe

15 October 2014 1:52pm | People First

Keeping disabled adults safe is the focus of a meeting being held in Auckland this week. .. More >>

96. Books, Beer, Bars: LitCrawl hits Wellington

15 October 2014 4:20pm | LitCrawl

LitCrawl Wellington is a literary treasure hunt that will stamp the spoken word on Wellington across the evening of Saturday 15 November. .. More >>

97. Uh-oh: The Alternative Commentary Collective returns

17 October 2014 3:37pm | Schuck PR

17 October 2014 - Cricket fans with a penchant for caravans and quirky observation rejoice - The Alternative Commentary Collective's cricket commentary returns to iHeartRadio NZ when New Zealand take on South Africa at Mt Maunganui on Tuesday... More >>

98. APRA Silver Scroll charity auction for NZ Music Foundation

20 October 2014 2:55pm | New Zealand Music Foundation

To mark the adoption of The NZ Music Foundation as the official charity of the Silver Scroll Awards 2014, organisers APRA AMCOS announced today that they have made a double pass to the awards ceremony available in a special online charity auction... More >>

99. Kauri Runners Growing Coromandel

21 October 2014 5:04pm | Adventure Racing Coromandel

When more than 300 runners from five countries line up for November's Great Cranleigh Kauri Run, they'll be meeting more than just personal goals. Their very presence on the 32km trail across the Coromandel Peninsula's Central Divide will leave a ..... More >>

100. Wellington masterpiece to host African inspired showcase

22 October 2014 11:30am | Africa on my Sleeve

Auckland, New Zealand - October 21, 2014 - Africa on My Sleeve is pleased to announce that they will be hosting their annual fashion showcase at The Opera House, Wellington on Saturday 29 November... More >>


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