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1. Masterchef NZ 2014 Top 15 Duos Revealed

03 February 2014 1:17pm | TV One

A rural GP, a tae kwon do champion, an air traffic controller and a former Miss New Zealand were amongst the 15 duos awarded a coveted MasterChef apron in tonight's episode of MasterChef New Zealand on TV ONE... More >>

2. MKTO Announce New Zealand Concert at Pepsi Party House

16 April 2014 1:45pm | Pepsi

International pop stars MKTO have announced a free one-off New Zealand concert, at the first party at the Pepsi Party House on the 4th of May in Auckland. .. More >>

3. 2degrees and iHeart Radio present Ed Sheeran in concert

16 April 2014 1:34pm | 2degrees Mobile

16th April 2014 2degrees and iHeart Radio present Ed Sheeran in concert...for free 2degrees and iHeartRadio have teamed up to bring top British singer songwriter Ed Sheeran to New Zealand shores for a one off show in Auckland at the ASB Theatre on ..... More >>

4. Inaugural #GigatownWanaka Jet racing at the Warbirds

20 April 2014 5:56pm | Warbirds Over Wanaka

Over Wanaka Airshow will likely see the event return to the next airshow in March 2016, organisers have said... More >>

5. Manpower Australia Heads to NZ For National Tour

16 December 2013 11:46am | Manpower

For the rst time in more than ve years, the rumble of thunder will be heard Down Under when the Manpower Australia storm heads our way next April. Direct from Vegas and a sellout tour in Australia, the No. 1 Male Revue Show in the World will ..... More >>

6. 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 >>

7. Katy Perry Will Include NZ in her Prismatic World Tour 2014

27 February 2014 2:13pm | Blackout Music Management

International superstar and the hottest property in pop right now Katy Perry announced her Australian dates yesterday for The Prismatic World Tour in November 2014. Dainty Group are thrilled to confirm that New Zealand date(s) will be included and an Auckland ..... More >>

8. Zombie Outbreak Forecast in Christchurch

12 March 2014 1:13pm | Elephant Publicity

Christchurch, be prepared for an undead invasion as the immersive theatrical experience Zombie: Red Zone, storms into the city from April 24th to May 17th - with the "expansion pack" Zombie: Red Zone Gaming taking place from April 17th to May 1st... More >>

9. Disney on Ice Presents Treasure Trove

31 March 2014 10:59am | Noise PR

This magical Disney On Ice show that kiwi families have come to know and love is back to our shores this year and is better than ever! .. More >>

10. 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 >>

11. World' best prizefighters signed to compete in Super 8

03 March 2014 3:34pm | Sky Arena

European specialists join the world's biggest heavyweight boxing tournament - the last-man-standing SUPER 8 - in Auckland .. More >>

12. Andrea Bocelli Announces 2014 Australian and NZ Tour

01 April 2014 12:10pm | Aly Cook

I.L.S & Big Deal Touring has today announced that international vocal superstar Andrea Bocelli will be visiting Australia and New Zealand this September for a series of major stadium concerts nationally... More >>

13. 'Ultimate' southern cheese roll announced

06 July 2010 2:46pm | Strategy First

The winner of the New Zealand International Science Festival 'ultimate' southern cheese roll competition was announced today, Tuesday 6 July at 12.30 midday at Wall Street, in Dunedin.  Joy Jones from South Dunedin was crowned the maker of the finest ..... More >>

14. Songs From the Inside - Album Release

22 May 2012 2:18pm | Maori Television Service

Songs From The Inside, the successful Maori Television series that follows four top Kiwi musicians as they teach songwriting to prison inmates, now has its own album. .. More >>

15. Hawke's Bay: The Big Easy Cycle Event is back for 2014

05 March 2014 3:44pm | Hawke's Bay Tourism

Hawke's Bay's cycle event "The Big Easy" is to be held again this Easter Weekend on Saturday 19th April. Developed and implemented by Hawke's Bay Tourism, Hastings District Council, Napier City Council, Hawke's Bay Regional Council and ..... More >>

16. The Taite Music Prize: IMNZ announces this years winner

17 April 2014 10:41am | IMNZ

The Taite Music Prize: announcing this year's winner & the Independent Music NZ Classic Record recipient.. More >>

17. 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 >>

18. Happy 70th birthday Dame Kiri Te Kanawa

05 March 2014 4:32pm | Skip Ink

Acclaimed international soprano Dame Kiri Te Kanawa celebrates her 70th birthday tomorrow, Thursday, March 6 and we'd like you to send her your best wishes toHappybirthdaydamekiri@gmail.com .. More >>

19. Wolf of Wall Street's Australasian Tour Hits Auckland

06 April 2014 4:48pm | Eckfactor

(Auckland, April 6th 2014) Jordan Belfort, brilliantly portrayed by Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street, is sharing the truth behind his success with audiences around Australia and now New Zealand... More >>

20. 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 >>

21. "Wolf of Wall Street" Heads To New Zealand

20 March 2013 9:43am | Straight Line

March 19, 2013 - Media release - Fresh off the set from the cinematic adaptation of his international best-selling memoir, The Wolf of Wall Street, Jordan Belfort is heading to New Zealand to deliver a one-day only boot camp on his world-famous ..... More >>

22. The Wiggles Return to NZ

15 April 2014 10:07am | The Wiggles

The Wiggles are bringing their new Apples and Bananas show to New Zealand. On July 2, the much-loved children's entertainers, Anthony, Emma, Lachy and Simon, kick off their tour in Tauranga. In total, the award-winning group will visit 11 New Zealand ..... More >>

23. Jesse Mulligan to Leave Seven Sharp

15 April 2014 12:35pm | TVNZ

Jesse Mulligan has announced on air tonight that he is leaving TV ONE's Seven Sharp at the end of this week. Mulligan has been a presenter on the programme since its inception in February 2013... More >>

24. Highlands Festival of Speed

15 April 2014 1:20pm | Highlands Motorsport Park

Two extremes in motorsport will be in action at Highlands Motorsport Park near Cromwell this Easter in the first-ever Festival of Speed. At one end of the scale will be the Michael Schumacher Formula One Benetton Cosworth Grand Prix car and at the other ..... More >>

25. 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 >>

26. Paul Potts: 8-city NZ tour announced

20 December 2013 10:24am | Sandra Roberts

Stewart & Tricia Macpherson of The Stetson Group today announce that Britain's Got Talent phenomenonPAUL POTTS will embark on an eight-city concert tour of New Zealand in April... More >>

27. Paul Potts - One Chance Tour On Sale Tomorrow

22 January 2014 10:08am | Skip Ink

Eight-city tour this April Tickets to Britain's Got Talent phenomenon PAUL POTTS' eight-city concert tour of New Zealand go on sale tomorrow. Early indications are that tickets to his One Chance tour -- encompassing Auckland, Rotorua, Hastings, ..... More >>

28. Tickets Go on Sale for 2014 Haier Pulse Home Games

12 February 2014 10:44am | Haier Pulse

Haier Pulse and Netball Central Zone CEO, Carolyn Young, is urging Haier Pulse fans to book their tickets in good time if they wish to see their team live this season. Tickets will become available this week for games in Wellington and Napier... More >>

29. Join The Great Monteith's Meatpack Hunt

03 March 2014 8:33pm | Spark

Join The Great Monteith's Meatpack Hunt Sean Connolly and Monteith's team up to launch mobile app celebrating beer, cider and food matching It's not every day you get the opportunity to "hunt" your own meat and in your own backyard, but ..... More >>

30. Helping BATS Fly Home

10 April 2014 11:24am | Bats Theatre

The launch of BATS theatre's fundraising campaign has taken off - with a bit of help from their friends. And with friends like theirs... An event last night hosted by Te Radar at Wellington's latest waterfront venue, Shed 6, featured Fly My Pretties ..... More >>

31. 2014 ESNZ Eventing FEI South Island Three Day Event

21 April 2014 2:54pm | FEI Eventing World Cup

2014 ESNZ Eventing Canterbury FEI South Island Three Day Event NEC McLeans Island, Christchurch April 17 - April 20 .. More >>

32. Pukekura Park "Mayfair' Position for NZ Monopoly

26 June 2007 12:34am | Hasbro

Congratulations Pukekura Park! Winner of the Public Vote and the Coveted "Mayfair' Position on the All New Monopoly Here & Now Board.. More >>

33. National Youth Jazz Competition - Auckland, Tauranga Awards

10 April 2012 4:22pm | SWPR

Saturday 7 April Auckland and Tauranga Share Awards at National Youth Jazz Competition Auckland and Tauranga schools shared the top awards at the 35th National Youth Jazz Competition held in Tauranga as part of the 50th National Jazz Festival this weekend... More >>

34. The Lady Garden

05 February 2013 2:29pm | New Zealand Fringe Festival

The Lady Garden is an intriguing investigation into the female body as an asexual object, a performance installation presenting nude women in various forms of objectification, daring their observers to desexualise them, if they can... More >>

35. Pirates of Penzance On Tour

08 April 2013 12:52pm | Skip Ink

GILBERT & SULLIVAN'S MUSICAL COMEDY MASTERPIECE TO TOUR NZ IN AUG AND SEPT Stash the gold, guard the women and hide the rum ...... THE PIRATES ARE COMING Tickets on sale tomorrow Performances in Ashburton, Oamaru, Invercargill, Dunedin, Nelson, ..... More >>

36. iHeartRadio Launches in New Zealand

02 August 2013 11:13am | The Radio Network

The Radio Network (TRN) announced today the official launch of iHeartRadio beta, Clear Channel's free, industry-leading, all-in-one digital radio service, in New Zealand. iHeartRadio provides radio fans instant access to live broadcast and digital-only ..... More >>

37. Anna Hawkins releases 'Journey On'

30 August 2013 12:50pm | Skip Ink

Anna Hawkins releases 'Journey On' CD - in stores Friday 30 August NEW ZEALAND singer ANNA HAWKINS has flown half way around the world to record her new album Journey On with the help of a superstar producer responsible for albums by Enya, Clannad, ..... More >>

38. 'For Sale' Signs Go up at The Block NZ Homes

10 October 2013 4:15pm | Mediaworks

The houses made famous by the second series of hit TV3 show The Block NZ are on the market! .. More >>

39. New Zealand's first chocolate and coffee show set for 2014

22 October 2013 11:03am | Bloom

Foodies are in for a real treat with a new show dedicated to all things chocolate and coffee. The Chocolate and Coffee Show will take place on 3-4 May 2014 at Auckland's waterfront venue, The Cloud. Visitors to the show can expect to see the best boutique ..... More >>

40. Netball Talent to Trial for NZ Secondary Schools Team

20 December 2013 12:12pm | Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand is pleased to announce the secondary school players selected to trial for the New Zealand Secondary Schools (NZSS) Netball team in April 2014. .. More >>

41. Michael Bublé Live - Second Auckland Show Announced

20 December 2013 1:07pm | Dainty Group

Dainty Group are thrilled to announce that due to overwhelming demand, MICHAEL BUBLÉ's Vector Arena show on Wednesday 21st May has sold out and a second show has now been added for Thursday 22nd May 2014... More >>

42. Operatunity launches their 2014 Daytime Concert Series!

20 December 2013 2:27pm | Operatunity

The Daytime Concert Series presented by Operatunity is proud to announce its 2014 season of variety concerts. We present 8 brand new shows running throughout 2014, each with their own unique theme and flavour, including The Life & Music of Glen ..... More >>

43. Doctor Who exhibition materialises in Wellington

14 February 2014 12:17pm | Capital E

Celebrating 50 years of Doctor Who at Capital E's new Queens Wharf space in February .. More >>

44. Celtic Thunder Cancels New Zealand Tour

21 February 2014 1:07pm | Sandra Roberts

Celtic Thunder, Nine Live and Universal Music regret to announce that due to scheduling issues beyond their control, Celtic Thunder is required to cancel its MYTHOLOGY tour of New Zealand, due to take place in May this year... More >>

45. Registrations now open for Methven's Mountain Thunder Race

26 February 2014 2:13pm | Methven Lions Club

Registrations have just opened for the Ride Forever Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Street Race which transforms the sleepy mountain village of Methven in Canterbury's foothills into a street racing Mecca each Easter Saturday (19 April 2014)... More >>

46. Memoir of Hello Sailor's Dave McArtney to be published

28 February 2014 2:03pm | HarperCollins New Zealand

The long-anticipated memoir by the late Dave McArtney, founding member of Hello Sailor and the Pink Flamingos, will be released by HarperCollins New Zealand in May. .. More >>

47. 15-year-old Nakita Turner releases anti-bullying music video

14 March 2014 1:52pm | Zeal

Nakita Turner's (15) two-year dream to address the issue of bullying becomes a reality today as the "One Voice" song and music video is released. Nakita's "One Voice" project has spanned two years, five countries and involved hundreds ..... More >>

48. Warbirds Over Wanaka: Jurgis vs Murphy

17 March 2014 11:31am | Warbirds Over Wanaka

World aerobatic champion Jurgis Kairys has decided to give four-time Bathurst V8 Supercar winner, Greg Murphy, a chance in a head-to-head clash at Easter's Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow... More >>

49. Free Live Streaming of 2014 NRM Horse Of The Year

18 March 2014 12:22pm | Horse Of The Year

The 2014 NRM Horse of the Year Show is going live . . . live streaming that is, for those who can't be in Hawke's Bay at one of the biggest sporting celebrations in the Southern Hemisphere... More >>

50. Cardboard cathedral to fill with sound of big band jazz

27 March 2014 10:29am | Cavell Leitch New Zealand Jazz and Blues Festival

The striking contemporary sound of modern big band jazz will fill Christchurch’s transitional ‘cardboard’ cathedral next month. .. More >>

51. Circa Theatre presents Other Desert Cities

31 March 2014 1:52pm | Circa Theatre

A smart new play of high drama, serious laughter and dazzling repartee, Other Desert Cities was one of the hottest tickets in New York as Pulitzer Prize finalist and creator of hit TV series, Brothers & Sisters and contributor on The West Wing, Jon ..... More >>

52. It Takes a Million Voices to #Bringdowntheking

03 April 2014 10:58am | Mango Communications

In anticipation of the launch of the fourth season of the cult TV series Game of Thrones , SoHo, SKY New Zealand's premium entertainment channel, is giving audiences across the globe a unique opportunity to bring down one of the most hated fictional ..... More >>

53. Building and Strengthening Women in Blue

14 April 2014 12:52pm | New Zealand Police

Police Commissioner Mike Bush today announced three significant initiatives set to enhance New Zealanders' understanding of women in police, and the ability of Police women to excel across the organisation... More >>

54. The Rolling Stones: New Auckland Date, Hunters & Collectors

15 April 2014 4:38pm | Frontier Touring Company

It's the news New Zealand has been waiting for. The Rolling Stones today confirmed the rescheduled dates and venues for both the Australian and New Zealand legs of their highly anticipated '14 On Fire' tour. Now, Frontier Touring is also delighted ..... More >>

55. Photographers achieve outstanding success

17 April 2014 2:21pm | Photographic Society of New Zealand

Patience and practice perfecting their skills have paid off for a handful of New Zealand's talented photographers as they scooped the top trophies in the Photographic Society of New Zealand's (PSNZ) annual Canon National Exhibition (Natex). The photographers, ..... More >>

56. A reality check for reporting Anzac Day

17 April 2014 5:21pm | UNISA

There is more than one storyline in the Anzac legend - that's the take home message of the unique and comprehensive 2014 Anzac Day Media Style Guide. .. More >>

57. Third Round Win For Whiter, Second Podium For SVG

21 April 2014 3:23pm | Fast Company

CODY'S D1NZ NATIONAL DRIFTING CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES Media information For immediate release * 2013/14 CODY'S D1NZ National Drifting Championship Series Rnd 5 Mike Pero Motorsport Park Christchurch Sat-Sun April 19-20 2014 ROUND 5 REVIEW .. More >>

58. New Café society's bean roasted by research

16 November 2000 9:07am | Victoria University of Wellington

If you're sitting in a cafe enjoying a coffee thinking you're part of a new, urbane, chic "Cafe Culture", well you're not, you're in fact doing something your grandparents did... More >>

59. 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 >>

60. Burgess 1972 All Blacks' jersey sells for stg3200

20 May 2005 8:54am | Word Of Mouth Media

The jersey worn by Bob Burgess in the famous 1972 All Blacks-Wales match at Cardiff Arms Park in 1972 sold at auction in London yesterday for what is believed to be a record stg3200 for an NZ No.10 jersey. The jersey was auctioned at Sotheby's, in ..... More >>

61. New Zealand's Top 100 History Makers

30 September 2005 5:10pm | Prime TV

An amazing number of Kiwis have changed the world. Find out which one is the greatest in New Zealand's Top 100 History Makers, Prime's new local seven-part series. The countdown begins at 7:30pm this Thursday, 6 October... More >>

62. Hoyts Launches Unique Beanbag Cinema

26 February 2007 2:32pm | Hoyts Cinemas

Hoyts' new flagship cinema complex at Sylvia Park will introduce a unique cinema concept to New Zealand - a beanbag cinema, dubbed The HalfPipe. The HalfPipe will contain oversized beanbags, designed to seat two adults or three children... More >>

63. NZ Houses Biggest Cinema Screen In The World

28 March 2007 10:59am | Hoyts Cinemas

Media release New Zealand Officially Houses Biggest Cinema Screen In The World 28 March, 2007 Guinness World RecordsTM has confirmed Auckland is home to the world's largest multiplex screen, at Hoyts' new Sylvia Park complex. The gigantic screen, ..... More >>

64. Family swim team leader off to Beijing

05 August 2008 10:10am | Deer Industry NZ

Nearly 30 years after Pat Benson became the 11th person to conquer Cook Strait, he and wife Mary are proudly watching the next generation surge to national prominence. But their children's strength is in the pool, not the chilly waters of the Strait... More >>

65. Flying Solo - Paintings by John Walsh

08 May 2009 5:11pm | TheNewDowse

Journey into the often eerie, sometimes comic, yet strangely familiar worlds conjured by painter John Walsh. Flying Solo is an exhibition drawn from private collections within the Wellington region, featuring 18 large-scale paintings alongside a number ..... More >>

66. WWE® World Tour Returning to Australia and New Zealand

18 January 2011 11:10am | World Wrestling Entertainment

B>WHAT: World Wrestling Entertainment® is heading back to Australia and New Zealand this July 2011 with six action-packed live events. Experience all the drama and excitement when your favourite WWE Superstars come to town including John Cena®, Randy Orton®, ..... More >>

67. All Blacks Hold All The Cards

31 July 2011 11:59am | Telecom New Zealand

The stadium cards were organised by Telecom's "BackingBlack" - the official fan club of the All Blacks. They were lifted by fans at Westpac Stadium during the NZ national anthem... More >>

68. Book release : September 2012 - North to the Apricots

20 September 2012 11:57am | Writes Hill Press

The escape stories of Sergeant Bruce Crowley dcm New Zealand prisoner of war in Greece and Germany 1941-1943 as told to Julia Millen Writes Hill Press for Bocoman Ltd, Wellington, 2012 o ISBN 978-0-473-21416-6 Click for big version. .. More >>

69. All New Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium Revealed

27 September 2012 2:21pm | Kelly Tarltons

Auckland's legendary underwater attraction, Kelly Tarlton's, has undergone a $5.5 million upgrade and re-launches this Saturday as the all-new Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium... More >>

70. Homai Te Pakipaki Winner for 2012 Announced

13 October 2012 3:32pm | Maori Television Service

Saturday October 13, 2012 Homai Te Pakipaki Winner for 2012 Announced Maori Television is pleased to announce that the winner of this year's HOMAI TE PAKIPAKI is Hukanui Brown from Gisborne. The 22-year old meat-worker wowed a full house audience at last ..... More >>

71. 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 >>

72. Enjoy blue cod, the 'soft touch seafood', this April

01 April 2013 5:19pm | Seafood New Zealand

A superbly cooked piece of white fish is simply delicious - especially when it's a piece of mild, succulent and sweet blue cod, April's Fish of the Month. .. More >>

73. New Zealand Light Leathers- A Wholesaler's Dream

05 April 2013 9:19am | Wellington Fashion Week

Nestled down in the back corner at Public Bar and Eatery on Courtenay place, Megan Calvert and Chrissie Brown from New Zealand Light Leathers, are showcasing an elaborate display of leather for wholesalers and designers, designed to entice the New Zealand ..... More >>

74. NZ Secondary Schools Netball Team Named

11 April 2013 11:53am | Netball New Zealand

11 April 2013: Netball New Zealand today announced the 12 girls selected in the 2013 New Zealand Secondary Schools (NZSS) Netball Team that will represent New Zealand at the Trans-Tasman Secondary Schools Netball Tournament, a competition that is based ..... More >>

75. 50 year Anzac Day anniversary for NZ medics in Vietnam

23 April 2013 6:14pm | Ministry For Culture And Heritage

The Ministry for Culture and Heritage and the Viet Nam Health Trust are marking the 50th anniversary of the New Zealand surgical team's arrival in South Vietnam to treat civilian casualties of war-related accident and injury... More >>

76. 2013 Smokefreerockquest - Timaru Region Final Results

24 June 2013 11:58am | Smokefreerockquest

The Timaru regional final of Smokefreerockquest was déjà vu for four piece band Bitter Class, which took out first place at the Theatre Royal on Saturday night for the second year running. .. More >>

77. Design Grad Illustrates Highs and Lows of Flatting

26 August 2013 2:00pm | Awa Press

Seven men and two women in a seven-bedroom flat; two women in a two-bedroom flat; five women in a one-bedroom flat (truly) - Lauren Earl has survived it all.  .. More >>

78. Te Matatini Announces New Festival Dates For 2015

27 September 2013 3:32pm | Te Matatini Society

Te Matatini 2015, Aotearoa's national Māori Kapa Haka championships attracting performers from around the country and Australia, will be held in Otautahi / Christchurch from 4 - 8 March 2015... More >>

79. New Zealand's Got Talent - Episode Three Performers

30 September 2013 2:53pm | TV One

This emotional, inspiring and often hilarious episode of New Zealand's Got Talent will have everyone talking tomorrow. Tonight the musicians stole the show; with a virtuoso ukulele player, an accomplished saxophonist, a harmonica that sounded like ..... More >>

80. Rotorua Launches TV Campaign Showcasing City's Secrets

30 September 2013 3:28pm | Destination Rotorua Marketing

Rotorua's new television commercial campaign goes to air tonight, challenging people's perception of the city and encouraging Kiwis to rediscover the region's hidden gems... More >>

81. A new chapter: NZ Post Book Awards judges unveiled for 2014

17 October 2013 3:13pm | New Zealand Post

Some of New Zealand's most esteemed writers, critics, broadcasters and artists have been selected as judges to choose the most outstanding New Zealand books published during 2013... More >>

82. John Mayer Confirms New Zealand Date for 2014

29 October 2013 11:18am | Chugg Entertainment

Following the release of his new record and the announcement of upcoming festival performances, Chugg Entertainment can now confirm that blues guitar legend, John Mayer, will be performing one very special concert this coming Easter period. .. More >>

83. 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 >>

84. Carly Flynn Launches the Everybody's Stool

20 November 2013 1:28pm | Carly Flynn

Television personality Carly Flynn has temporarily swapped her microphone for a design hat in a bold new project which sees the much loved broadcaster extend her talents to furniture design... More >>

85. Kodaline Confirm Their First Auckland Show in 2014

21 November 2013 12:19pm | Blackout Music Management

Kodaline Confirm Their First Auckland Show in 2014 "Kodaline illustrate all the ingredients for greatness, with many a swooning chorus to invoke a thousand festival lighters held aloft." Clash Music (8/10 review of In A Perfect World) .. More >>

86. Roots Foundation/ 30th November/ Mighty Mighty

25 November 2013 4:01pm | Roots Foundation

From inauspicious beginnings at the Taki Rua Theatre way back In the spring of 1992, fast forward 21 years, and the Roots Foundation Sound System fires up once again, to get deep & dubwise in the dancehall Presenting an extra-special night at Mighty ..... More >>

87. Book celebrates The New Invincibles

29 November 2013 10:31am | Pead PR

Renowned sports author Ron Palenski began to write the conclusion of his new book at a crucial moment in sporting history. .. More >>

88. Beervana 2014 Dates Announced

12 December 2013 3:38pm | Beervana

The 13th annual Beervana will be held in Wellington on Friday 22 and Saturday 23 August 2014 at the Westpac Stadium. With over 200 craft beers on offer and the opportunity to meet many of New Zealand's best brewers in person, this is New Zealand's premier ..... More >>

89. TAB launches 'Watch&Bet Racing' online

19 December 2013 3:48pm | TAB

The TAB has launched a new initiative - for the first time in New Zealand, racing fans are now able to watch their favourite racing content online. .. More >>

90. Pilots confirmed for Jet Racing

20 December 2013 11:34am | Warbirds Over Wanaka

A NASA astronaut who has completed six space shuttle flights has been confirmed as one of the pilots taking part in high-speed jet racing at the Warbirds Over Wanaka International Colonel Curtis Brown of the United States was flight commander on two ..... More >>

91. The Christchurch Art Show Debuts - June 19th-June 22nd 2014

23 December 2013 3:21pm | Christchurch Art Show

Calling all artists! - Entries are now open for The Christchurch Art Show and we are looking for your creative talent. The Christchurch Art Show is the South Island's new premiere annual art sales event... More >>

92. Brown Adds to Legendary Status with Win Number Ten

04 January 2014 4:29pm | Triathlon New Zealand

Brown Adds to Legendary Status with Win Number Ten at Iconic NZ Triathlon In a result befitting the 25th Anniversary celebrations for the Port of Tauranga Half triathlon, New Zealand's greatest ever endurance athlete made it an incredible ten victories ..... More >>

93. Reuben Thorne reviews John Kirwan's Book 'All Blacks Don't C

14 January 2014 5:09pm | ElderNet

Thank you to BUPA for donating the book to raise awareness about Mental Wellbeing with Older People and Health Professionals. .. More >>

94. Duncan Garner And Samantha Hayes To Co-Host 3rd Degree

23 January 2014 5:29pm | Mediaworks

Samantha Hayes is joining Duncan Garner to co-host of 3rd Degree when the in-depth current affairs programme returns soon on TV3. Director of News and Current Affairs, Mark Jennings says: "Feedback from viewers last year was very positive on having ..... More >>

95. New Zealand's epic moped ride from Christchurch to Auckland

29 January 2014 12:53pm | North Shore Women's Centre

On Monday, 17th February 2014, five hardcore, determined Moped riders depart from Christchurch on an "epic" moped ride of grand proportions! The enthusiastic group of friends will travel in their 49cc mopeds from Christchurch in the south island, ..... More >>

96. Oily Rag column: Fantastically frugal pumpkin

30 January 2014 2:21pm | Frank and Muriel Newman

We - and many others around Aoteaoilyragaroa - are having fun watching giant pumpkins grow larger by the day. The giant ones are not very edible, but the kids certainly get pretty excited when they see pumpkins growing larger than they are... More >>

97. Jetstar tops domestic on-time performance in NZ in 2013

30 January 2014 2:24pm | Jetstar

o Jetstar records the best domestic on-time performance on a month-on-month basis in 2013 .. More >>

98. Air NZ and Sports Illustrated showcase Safety in Paradise

07 February 2014 10:15am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand and Sports Illustrated showcase Safety in Paradise Air New Zealand will release the world's most beautiful safety video next week. The airline has partnered with Sports Illustrated's iconic Swimsuit franchise to produce Safety ..... More >>

99. The Pa Boys Official Soundtrack Debuts #1

07 February 2014 2:29pm | Frequency Media

Following the Waitangi Day release of NZ film The Pa Boys , the official soundtrack 'Music From The Pa Boys' has made it's debut at #1 on the iTunes Soundtrack chart, and #8 in the iTunes Top 40 Album chart... More >>

100. NZ Antique & Classic Boat Show results

10 February 2014 1:21pm | Antique and Classic Boat Show

It was a victory for blokeish escapism at this year's NZ Antique & Classic Boat Show, held at Lake Rotoiti in the Nelson Lakes National Park over the weekend of February 8 & 9 2014... More >>

 

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