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1. 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 >>

2. 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 >>

3. 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 >>

4. 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 >>

5. 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 >>

6. Introducing New Zealand's Women of the Year

10 October 2014 3:48pm | NEXT Woman Of The Year

The country's most inspirational women have tonight been honoured for the outstanding contribution they have made to New Zealand. The six winners in the NEXT Woman of the Year Awards in association with Pandora are all high achievers who have broken ..... More >>

7. 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 >>

8. 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 >>

9. 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 >>

10. 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 >>

11. Mud Rookies Super Sprint to Spartan Success

16 October 2014 10:12am | Wairua Mud Rookies

Four members of Nelson's first Obstacle Racing Club, "Wairua Mud Rookies", have once again returned triumphant from Australia, following the successful completion of not one, but two "Spartan" obstacle races in Sydney on Saturday 11th October... More >>

12. 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 >>

13. 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 >>

14. 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 >>

15. Lotto New Zealand launches new game Play 3

06 October 2014 12:18pm | Lotto New Zealand

Lotto New Zealand launches new game Play 3 Lotto New Zealand has launched a brand new game today called Play 3, which provides an alternative to its traditional lottery games. "We want to offer our players a fun, new game that's unique from our other ..... More >>

16. Canterbury Bulls v Wai-Coa-Bay in national final

17 October 2014 5:31pm | New Zealand Rugby League

After the dust has settled, Wai-Coa-Bay Stallions have emerged as opponents for Canterbury Bulls in tomorrow night's Pirtek NZRL National Premiership final. .. More >>

17. 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 >>

18. Secure your tickets to Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines

09 September 2014 10:53am | NRL Auckland Nines

This is your first chance to secure tickets to the Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines 2015 ! .. More >>

19. SLASH - World On Fire Tour - Hamilton, Wellington

11 September 2014 12:08pm | The Publicity Machine

Stewart Macpherson of the Stetson Group is pleased to announce, legendary British-American musician / songwriter and former lead guitarist of Guns N Roses , SLASH is bringing his WORLD ON FIRE tour to Hamilton's Claudelands Arena on February 17 and Wellington's ..... More >>

20. 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 >>

21. Biography of the life of Peter Yealands released

14 February 2012 11:37am | Yealands Estate

With a career spanning 50 years, and across multiple industries, Peter Yealands could be described as one of New Zealand's most successful entrepreneurs. The story of his life and business endeavours has been captured in a new book. .. More >>

22. 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 >>

23. Lightbox spotlights new online TV service

31 July 2014 7:25pm | Pead PR

New titles include; Masters of Sex, Orange is the New Black, Breaking Bad, House of Cards, Homeland,The Blacklist, Sons of Anarchy, Alpha House, Modern Family, Betas, Louie, Downton Abbey, plus many more.... Lightbox today announces it will deliver ..... More >>

24. 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 >>

25. 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 >>

26. 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 >>

27. Results from the Poverty Bay A and P Shears at Gisborne

19 October 2014 9:11am | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Results from the Poverty Bay A and P Shears at Gisborne on Saturday, October 18, 2014 : .. More >>

28. Young guns get their moment at Ellesmere Show

19 October 2014 1:44pm | Shearing Sports New Zealand

Inclusion in the North Canterbury Development Circuit helped boost entries in the lower grades at the Ellesmere A and P Show Shears at Leeston on Saturday. .. More >>

29. Junior Kiwis Vs Junior Kangaroos Result

14 October 2013 11:56am | New Zealand Rugby League

The Junior Kangaroos have beaten the Junior Kiwis 38-26 at WIN Jubilee Oval in Kogarah, Sydney, today. .. More >>

30. Heath Franklin's Chopper in Repeat Offender: NZ Tour 2014

04 November 2013 1:33pm | Elephant Publicity

Don't believe what you read in the papers; CHOPPER is back! His brand new show - Repeat Offender -makes its international debut in New Zealand with a huge 14 city tour from April 2014... More >>

31. 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 >>

32. 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 >>

33. Manawa Ora: Stories from the Street

10 September 2014 12:38pm | Olivia Young

Auckland Live is delighted to announce the return of Manawa Ora: Stories from the Street , Nga Rangatahi Toa's live inter-arts performance to Auckland's Herald Theatre this October. .. More >>

34. One Night in Nelson - Sharon O'Neill

15 September 2014 4:18pm | Aly Cook

AC Marketing in association with The Breeze (Nelson) & Air NZ Grabaseat brings home Sharon O'Neill for an exclusive dinner concert at the Rutherford Heritage Hotel Nelson on Saturday 8th of November... More >>

35. The Sound of Music - Opens To Rave Reviews in Wellington

18 September 2014 2:31pm | Skip Ink

THE SOUND OF MUSIC features an unforgettable score that includes some of the most famous songs ever performed on the musical stage including "My Favorite Things", "Edelweiss", "Do-Re-Mi", "Sixteen Going on Seventeen", "The Lonely ..... More >>

36. DC Harding to return from his Victory in LA

28 September 2014 12:12pm | Dc Music

New Zealand Independent Music Artist will return on Monday from a whirlwind tour of Los Angeles supporting his double nomination at the LA Music Awards. .. More >>

37. Knife Party Announce One Off Auckland Show!

08 October 2014 10:15am | Mushroom Group

Only a month out from their high anticipated, gargantuan debut album, hard-hitting 'seizure music/Haunted House/Spooky Roller Disco' overlords Knife Party have announced they are heading to NZ for a one off performance at The Logan Campbell ..... More >>

38. NZRL Media Release - All-Stars Boost Junior Kiwis Line-up

10 October 2014 2:21pm | NZRL

Seven players from the NRL Holden Cup Team of the Year have been named in the Juniors Kiwis line-up to take on Junior Kangaroos later this month. .. More >>

39. Comedy icon Kevin Bloody Wilson to hit NZ

13 October 2014 2:09pm | Hot Off The Press

Australian comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson is one of few funny-men who totally embody the spirit of 'Aussie' humour. He's performed around the globe, from outback pubs to the hallowed halls of the London Palladium, and now he's on the road again ..... More >>

40. 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 >>

41. Toulon Too Good in Gisborne

19 October 2014 9:10am | The Black Balloon

It may have been Toulon NZPH's first grand prix, but the big Hawke's Bay bred chestnut didn't let that hold him back. .. More >>

42. Grant Dalton introduces the team

14 June 2004 4:51pm | Emirates Team New Zealand

Emirates Team New Zealand managing director Grant Dalton is delighted with the calibre of the people who make up the core of the team for 2007... More >>

43. Phil Dadson ONZM

07 June 2005 12:08am | SOUNZ

Phil Dadson, Intermedia Artist extraordinaire, has been made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) for his Services to Art in the Queen's Birthday Honours List. Stephen Gibbs talked to him about his extraordinary contributions to extending ..... More >>

44. Force Back World Series is back!

16 January 2008 4:53pm | DB Breweries Limited

Dust off your footy boots because the Tui Force Back World Series is back for its third consecutive year! There's still time for teams to organise their uniforms and start practising their punts, grubber kicks and catching skills in preparation ..... More >>

45. 2nd Angus Gillies Book On Ruatoria Rastafarians

14 October 2009 3:00pm | Angus Gillies

"No Dreadlocks No Cry" 2nd Angus Gillies Book On Ruatoria Rastafarians Published Press release Angus Gillies .. More >>

46. Disney Channel Launches Casting Call

16 April 2010 11:44am | Disney

SYDNEY, April 15, 2010 - Disney Channels Australia and New Zealand, the #1 rating kids and family channel, have launched a "Casting Call" across Australia and New Zealand to find the newest cast member of ASTRA Award-winning and Logie-nominated ..... More >>

47. Lure Coursing in NZ

31 October 2012 12:03pm | Sighthound Field Coursing Club

Does your dog like to chase things? Do you want a chance to let your dog have real doggy fun? Dubbed as "the fastest fun for four paws", lure coursing is back in Taupo on Saturday 10th November. The Sighthound Field Coursing Club (Inc) is holding ..... More >>

48. The X Factor NZ Releases The Hottest Tickets In Town

01 February 2013 8:20am | X Factor NZ

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday 1 February, 2013 The X Factor NZ Releases The Hottest Tickets In Town TV3 has released the first audience tickets for highly anticipated The X Factor NZ . Fans of The X Factor are invited to head to ..... More >>

49. 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 >>

50. New 4.30pm show announced for TV2

11 October 2013 4:51pm | Television New Zealand

Afternoons on TV2 will undergo an exciting makeover in 2014, with TVNZ securing funding from NZ on Air for a brand new 4.30pm show. .. More >>

51. Al Jazeera's Documentary on Maori Gangs in NZ jails

06 November 2013 9:21am | Al Jazeera

101 East gets rare access inside New Zealand's prisons and criminal underworld, investigating the reasons into how this peaceful South Pacific nation has one of the highest rates of incarceration in the western world... More >>

52. '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 >>

53. Wellington punk band to reunite for one gig after 30+ years

18 December 2013 1:09pm | James Gilberd

Wellington city had a lively music scene in the later 70s to early 80s. Punk bands in the Capital were not content just to ape the recent UK movement; they had their own creative vibe going, blending the energy, anger and politics of UK punk with ..... More >>

54. Ian Scott: Works from the Wallace Arts Trust Collection 1966

03 February 2014 12:46pm | The James Wallace Arts Trust

Sir James Wallace and the Wallace Arts Trust would like to extend an invitation to all to attend the opening event for an important survey exhibition of works from the Wallace Arts Trust Collection by the late Ian Scott, on Monday 3 February, 6pm ..... More >>

55. Spectacular Race Action As Bmws Hit Tasman Revival

24 February 2014 1:42pm | Veritas Communications Ltd

The biggest one-marque race championship in New Zealand motor racing hit Pukekohe this weekend for the Tasman revival race meeting. .. More >>

56. The 20th Nelson Arts Festival!

03 April 2014 4:57pm | Nelson City Council

It's hard to believe but we are already well underway planning and programming this year's festival. It's amazing how quickly it comes around, one minute we're writing reports on the 2013 festival, the next we're writing proposals for the ..... More >>

57. Auckland set to shine for spectacular Light Show

12 June 2014 5:00pm | Auckland Art Gallery

Opening Saturday 11 October, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki presents the popular international exhibition, Light Show . Continuing from its sell-out season at the Hayward Gallery, London, in 2013, the exhibition is the first presentation of international ..... More >>

58. INTERNATIONAL Burlesque stars to shine in Christchurch

10 July 2014 10:27am | Red Rascal Productions

Internationally and nationally acclaimed burlesque stars are going to be spreading their rhinestones across the stage for a one-night only show in October for the New Zealand Burlesque Festival tour... 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. Air NZ to mark 75th anniversary with Te Papa exhibition

23 July 2014 9:57am | Air New Zealand Public Affairs

Air New Zealand will commemorate its 75th anniversary with an exhibition at the country's national museum Te Papa in Wellington. The airline will celebrate 75 years of operations during 2015, and is working with Te Papa to launch a six month retrospective exhibition ..... More >>

61. LIVE English Premier League Games Free-To-Air

08 August 2014 4:44pm | Television New Zealand

LIVE English Premier League Games Free-To-Air on TVNZ Every Weekend FROM SUNDAY 17 AUGUST AT 1.50AM TV ONE and TVNZ Ondemand are changing the way the English Premier League is screened. Instead of delayed coverage, there will now be a LIVE game every ..... More >>

62. New World's Little Shop returns

18 August 2014 12:02pm | Foodstuffs Limited

New World's Little Shop is back. Last year's hugely popular collectable craze which swept the country and inspired kids, parents and grandparents to trade and swap their way to a full set, returns to New World on Monday 18 August and this time ..... More >>

63. Monster Jam® thunders into New Zealand

01 September 2014 9:41am | Noise PR

American-based Feld Motor Sports® announced today that monster truck juggernaut Monster Jam® is headed to New Zealand for the first time ever. The show will debut at Auckland's QBE Stadium in North Harbour, on the 1st and the 2nd of November ..... More >>

64. Angels fly south to support Southern innovation

08 September 2014 2:54pm | Angel Association NZ

Mepo, an innovative platform designed to help teachers and students collaborate, developed by 18 year old, self-taught web designer and developer Josh Harrington, took home $1,000 cash and the support and encouragement of New Zealand's angel ..... More >>

65. Benny Tipene to Release Debut Album 'Bricks' on Oct 17th

12 September 2014 5:03pm | Sony Music

BENNY TIPENE will release his long-awaited debut album BRICKS on October 17th via Sony Music New Zealand. The Album will feature hit singles 'Lonely,' the GOLD certified 'Make You Mine' and new single 'Step On Up' . The album is now ..... More >>

66. Miss Universe NZ 2014 to be live-streamed

16 September 2014 12:26pm | Miss Universe NZ

Auckland, September 15 Miss Universe New Zealand, the only beauty competition in the country to be broadcast on television, will live-stream the 2014 Grand Final from Sky City Theatre in Auckland on the evening (NZST) of Thursday, September 18, ..... More >>

67. Delinquent- A Fundraising Feature Film

30 September 2014 1:55pm | Shadowlight Studios

"When Peter, an ordinary quiet school boy arrives at his new school, he swiftly falls in with a group of friends. This is until Paige, the outgoing and self-professed leader of the group displays her blatant dislike for the more shy and timid character ..... More >>

68. Arboriculture Climbs to the Top

01 October 2014 9:24am | Arboricultural Association

Saturday 18 October will see the 2014 Husqvarna National Tree Climbing Championships take place in Rotorua. Arborists from across the country, and Rotorua locals alike, will have the opportunity to see a number of World Champion Tree Climbers in action... More >>

69. Once Upon a Time in Wellington

10 October 2014 3:32pm | Bats Theatre

Once Upon a Time in Wellington is a play showing at BATS from Thursday 16 October to Saturday 25 October, is the third stand-alone play from a trilogy of theatre productions written by Tza Drake, a graduate of Victoria Universities prestigious International ..... More >>

70. Punters to get access to massive Hong Kong pools

15 October 2014 12:49pm | NZ Racing Board

From today Kiwi racing punters will be able to bet into Hong Kong's multimillion dollar pools following an agreement between the TAB and the Hong Kong Jockey Club. New Zealand Racing Board Wagering Consultant Martin Saunders says the TAB has joined ..... More >>

71. 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 >>

72. Maori Contingent at Avondale 100 Years Ago

16 October 2014 2:04pm | Ministry For Culture And Heritage

17 October 1914 is a significant date on the Maori calendar. One hundred years ago, just a day after the Main Body of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force had sailed from Wellington, 500 volunteers for the Maori Contingent began arriving at Avondale ..... More >>

73. WW100 commemorative pins

17 October 2014 2:35pm | Ministry For Culture And Heritage

If you wish to show your support for New Zealand's First World War centenary through wearing the WW100 lapel pin, you will be able to purchase one through the Returned Services Association or selected NZ Post outlets and NZ Post online... More >>

74. Te Waka Toi Awards - Achievements In Maori Arts

20 August 2001 11:12am | Creative New Zealand

One of New Zealand's most respected weavers, Diggeress Te Kanawa of Ngati Maniapoto, is one of 10 recipients at this year's Nga Taonga Toi/Te Waka Toi Awards Evening, to be held in Auckland for the first time on Saturday, 18 August... More >>

75. Kelly Osbourne Wows MTV Wearing Karen Walker

05 June 2003 2:32pm | Karen Walker

Kelly Osbourne chose a stunning Karen Walker black satin prom dress to present and interview guests at the 2003 MTV Movie Awards filmed in Los Angeles last Friday... More >>

76. Auckland Museum Summer Exhibition The Puppet Show

28 November 2003 11:25am | Auckland Museum

Our summer exhibition, The Puppet Show, opens on 26 December - a fun, family based show exploring the art and magic of puppetry, from the traditional satire of Punch and Judy, to the wit and whimsy of shadow puppetry... More >>

77. Finalists Announced - Hairdresser Of The Year 2004

25 June 2004 3:07pm | Loreal Hairdresser of the Year

Sixteen top hair stylists have been selected to compete live in the finals of the L'Oréal Professionnel Colour Trophy Awards 2004, on July 17th, where the very best will be named New Zealand hairdresser of the Year... More >>

78. 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 >>

79. 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 >>

80. Emporium

08 February 2006 2:05pm | Wellington Fringe Festival

Click for big version "She's all legs" (Julie Van Renen.). Photographer - 'Inspired Mystery Photographer'.. More >>

81. Exciting Young Artist on Show At City Gallery

26 May 2006 10:40am | City Gallery Wellington

Following Kelcy Taratoa's acclaimed exhibitions Who Am I? Episodes at Lower Hutt's Dowse Art Museum and Palmerston North's Te Manawa last year, City Gallery Wellington is proudly exhibiting Back to Mine: Urban Realities from June 18... More >>

82. The Venetian Bride At Bats Theatre

27 July 2007 9:34am | Bats Theatre

Directed by Rachel More Original Music by Gareth Farr Set Design by Brian King Lighting Design by Jennifer Lal.. More >>

83. Mount Maunganui restaurant named wildest in NZ

09 October 2007 10:46am | Monteith's Wild Food Challenge

The best beer and wild food in the country is to be had at the Mount Bistro in Mt Maunganui... More >>

84. Famous couple team up for a special 'Silent Night'

15 November 2007 1:56pm | Coca Cola Christmas In The Park

Ben Lummis & Sela Mahe are engaged to be married. They met as contestants on New Zealand Idol and now they're performing together in front of over 200,000 people at Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park at the Auckland Domain... More >>

85. The Nightwatchman Changes Big Day Out Slot

15 January 2008 2:25pm | Big Day Out

In a last minute adjustment to the previously-published programme for Friday's Big Day Out in Auckland, The Nightwatchman has swapped performance times with Battles on the Green Stage... More >>

86. Pablos Art Auction is in its 15th year!

20 September 2010 3:41pm | Pablos Art Studio

Thursday 14th October sees a vibrant cross section of one hundred artworks from New Zealand's leading art makers - to the emerging talent from Pablos artists and further afield, amassed under one giant roof ... just waiting to be discovered! .. More >>

87. Eddie Izzard adds more dates to NZ tour

07 September 2011 11:19am | Adrian Bohm Presents

The incredible demand since tickets went on sale earlier this week for EDDIE IZZARD's tour of New Zealand in November has seen Adrian Bohm Presents announcing THREE ADDITIONAL SHOWS in the country!.. More >>

88. Ans Westra's "Washday At The Pa" Republished

11 October 2011 10:45am | Suite Gallery

(October 2011) Ans Westra's "Washday At The Pa" Republished After Forty-Seven Years On 27 October {Suite} Publishing will launch a new edition of Ans Westra's Washday at the Pa. The book will include images made for the 1964 first and second ..... More >>

89. The NZ Antique and Classic Boat Show 3-4 March 2012

08 February 2012 5:07pm | Antique and Classic Boat Show

Battered dinghies, sleek cedar kayaks, power boating legends and clunky clinkers - hours of effort from 'blokes in sheds' will be displayed at Lake Rotoiti in the Nelson Lakes National Park on March 3 & 4 in a weekend of 'Glorious Hydromatic ..... More >>

90. 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 >>

91. New Zealand's Got Talent Judges Announced

29 June 2012 6:28pm | TVNZ

New Zealand's Got Talent Judges Announced Founding member and lead singer of UB40 Ali Campbell, supermodel Rachel Hunter and OpShop front man Jason Kerrison have been named as judges for New Zealand's Got Talent , coming soon to TV ONE... More >>

92. TV Commentator Kicks Cancer

24 August 2012 1:38pm | Elite Thai Kickboxing

TV Commentator Kicks Cancer TV and Radio boxing commentator, Mike Angove has kicked cancer both literally and figuratively. After being treated for and overcoming hodgkins lymphoma in 2011, the 40 year old former World Muay Thai Cruiserweight Champion is ..... More >>

93. Kiwi Women Called On To Donate Their Hair for Charity

03 September 2012 9:54am | Joint Press Release

Leading haircare brand Pantene has today announced the launch of Beautiful Lengths, a campaign in partnership with the charity Look Good Feel Better, to encourage Kiwi women to grow; cut and donate their hair to be turned into real-hair wigs for women ..... More >>

94. Junior Kiwis Team Named

10 October 2012 12:45pm | New Zealand Rugby League

The Junior Kiwis team to play the Junior Kangaroos in Townsville this Saturday has been named today. Five members of the team that beat the Junior Kangaroos 28-16 in Newcastle last year have been included, while last years captain Carlos Tuimavave ..... More >>

95. 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 >>

96. Children's Book: Anzac Day: The New Zealand Story

27 March 2013 10:42am | New Holland Publishers

PRESS RELEASE Anzac Day: The New Zealand Story, What it is and why it matters By Philippa Werry Click for big version. .. More >>

97. Gifford Jackson receives Queen's Birthday Honour

05 June 2013 12:26pm | Designers Institute of New Zealand

The Designers Institute of New Zealand is proud report that Gifford Jackson, one of New Zealand's first Industrial Designers was on the Queen's Birthday Honours List and has been awarded an Order of Merit for his services to design... More >>

98. New commentary line-up a great call for new season

11 June 2013 4:14pm | NZ Racing Board

Up-and-coming talent will join the country's premier race-callers as part of changes to Trackside's commentary line-up for the 2013/14 racing season. .. More >>

99. Northern Bass 2013/14: The First Line-Up Announcement!

30 August 2013 3:37pm | Blackout Music Management

Fuzen Entertainment is proud to announce the first instalment of the Northern Bass 2013/14 artist line-up. Northern Bass is ever evolving and for its third anniversary is broadening its approach to programming while not losing sight of its commitment ..... More >>

100. Strong Junior Kiwis Team Named

07 October 2013 4:34pm | NZRL

Junior Kiwis coach Brent Gemmell has named a side strong on experience to play the Junior Kangaroos in Sydney this Sunday, October 13. .. More >>


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