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1. Christchurch Man Sells Last Name

19 September 2014 2:53pm | Pulzar Broadcasting

Trademe is no stranger to unconventional sales, but this one might just be a first. Arguably the greatest radio announcer of all time, 105.7 Pulzar FM's Snap, host of the Drive Home with Snap, is selling off the rights to his last name... More >>

2. 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 >>

3. 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 >>

4. 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 >>

5. TV3 Election Night Coverage: Campbell Out, Corbett In

15 September 2014 5:26pm | 7 Days

Jeremy Corbett has replaced John Campbell as presenter for the forthcoming TV3 Decision '14 election broadcast, which will screen on September 20 from 7pm. .. More >>

6. Video of The Hip Op-eration Crew: Oldest Hip Hop Dance Group

25 March 2013 10:33am | The Hip Op-eration Crew

Video of The Hip Op-eration Crew: The World's Oldest Hip Hop Dance Group .. 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. 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 >>

9. '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 >>

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. Kevin Bloody Wilson Hits the Road for a Special NZ Tour

11 September 2014 12:07pm | 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 >>

12. Wellington Secondary Schools: Tu Tangata Festival 2014

10 June 2014 10:49am | Tu Tangata Festival

The festival is in its 36th year and it's still considered the biggest, Wellington schools Pacific festival. The quality of the performances is second to none. Even though the festival is less than two months away, all the participating schools have ..... More >>

13. Chali 2na (Jurassic 5) Plays Auckland & Wellington

19 September 2014 10:30am | Rhythm Group


14. Silver Ferns Squad & Constellation Cup Team Announced

19 September 2014 9:49am | Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand National Selectors have chosen 19 players in the Silver Ferns Squad for the 2014/2015 international Netball season. .. More >>

15. 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 >>

16. Rule tweaks set to enhance South Island Endurance Series

25 March 2014 11:37am | South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club

The South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club (SIERDC) have announced a revised car eligibility criteria for this seasons South Island Endurance Series, that will see some space-framed cars allowed into the 3 hour Series for the first time in 20 ..... More >>

17. Shaolin Kungfu Monks to WOW Wellington

15 July 2014 3:15pm | WOW Awards

A recent Mayoral Delegation to China has been rewarded with a cultural gift for Wellington. The iconic Shaolin Kungfu Monk Troupe will arrive in the city this spring, to perform for more than 50,000 people attending the World of WearableArt[TM] Awards ..... More >>

18. 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 >>

19. 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 >>

20. 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 >>

21. World's Oldest Hip Hop Dance Group Booked for Las Vegas!

26 June 2013 1:59pm | The Hip Op-eration Crew

The World's Oldest Hip Hop Dance Group, consisting of 36 senior citizens aged 66 to 96 years old from Waiheke Island, a small island off the East Coast of New Zealand, are all booked and rearing to go for the performance of their lifetime at the World ..... More >>

22. 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 >>

23. LORDE NZ Tour Confirmed in Four Major Cities!

20 August 2014 9:20am | Frontier Touring Company

LORDE - New Zealand's #1 award winning artist is finally coming home! In what will be her first ever New Zealand headline tour, Frontier Touring and Brent Eccles Entertainment are stoked to bring you four epic shows across the country! The all ages concerts ..... More >>

24. Frontier Touring presents Rod Stewart in 2015!

04 September 2014 9:36am | Mushroom Group

Hot off the heels of a spectacular summer of sold-out concerts and rocking the opening of the Commonwealth Games before a worldwide audience of more than 1.5 billion viewers, Rod Stewart today confirmed that he's bringing "The Hits," to Australia and ..... More >>

25. 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 >>

26. 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 >>

27. epay Silver Fern Rally Back Down South for 2014

15 August 2013 8:55pm | NZ Silver Fern Rally

The fourth edition of the epay Silver Fern Rally will return to the South Island for its next event to be held in November 2014. Organisers are pleased to confirm that the marathon length international rally, will start in the picturesque interisland ..... More >>

28. 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 >>

29. Abducted Kiwi boy's imaginary friend comes to life

07 February 2014 1:31pm | Empire PR

Sneezle Beezle - abducted Kiwi boy's imaginary friend comes to life This is the touching and beautifully-illustrated story of the unexpected meeting of two boys, one human and one robot, and their instant love. Together the boys look forward to ..... More >>

30. The Wiggles Apples and Bananas tour - tickets now on sale

22 April 2014 11:22am | The Wiggles

This is just to let you know that Tickets for The Wiggles' NZ Apples and Bananas tour are now on sale to the public. .. More >>

31. Sell-out tournament huge success

17 September 2014 2:04pm | Ignite Sport

Almost 450 people of various sporting abilities participated in Wellington's only indoor sports competition on Sunday (14 September) at the ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie. .. More >>

32. 2014 Burton High Fives day one and two recap

18 September 2014 10:04am | Ellipsis Creative

2014 Burton High Fives Day One and Two Recap - Team Selection and Mini Off Road Driving Challenge .. More >>

33. Southland Sharks Co-Captain to Tutor SIT Sports Programme

19 September 2014 3:22pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

The Southern Institute of Technology is proud to announce the appointment of Southland Sharks Co-Captain James Paringatai as tutor of the newly developed National Certificate in Recreation and Sport (Core Skills) Level 2. .. More >>

34. Silver Ferns Team Named

24 August 2008 3:38pm | Silver Ferns

Silver Ferns coach Ruth Aitken today named her 12 strong team and new captain to play in the New World International Netball series against Australia... More >>

35. Wellington Leaders Pass Flame for Nuclear Weapons Free World

26 April 2012 2:31pm | Soka Gakkai International New Zealand

The passing of the flame of a campaign to ensure a nuclear-weapons free world was the theme at a Mayoral reception to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of Wellington City's Nuclear-Weapons Free Declaration. .. More >>

36. Range of transport options to V8 Supercars ITM 400 Auckland

02 April 2013 2:22pm | Auckland Transport

Ticket holders for the V8 Supercars ITM 400 Auckland championship at the revamped Pukekohe Park Raceway have a range of transport options. Pre-purchased tickets holders have the option of travelling on a special event bus or train to the event from 12-14 ..... More >>

37. NZ's first Digital Entertainment Expo

31 July 2013 2:15pm | DIGITAL NATIONZ

NZ's first Digital Entertainment Expo 3 Firsts with DIGITAL NATIONZ First Digital Entertainment Expo in NZ First place for the public to play on PlayStation®4 First place for the public to play on Xbox One Brace yourselves gamers, tech-heads and ..... More >>

38. AA begins free driving lesson national rollout

14 October 2013 10:26am | Automobile Association

Professional driver training is more accessible to new learner drivers with the start of the national roll out of the NZ Automobile Association's free driving lesson programme today... More >>

39. Fight For Life 2013 Line Up

18 November 2013 10:05am | Duco Events

Join us for an entertainment extravaganza like no other, 'Woodstock Fight for Life' is back with a massive line-up of rugby stars taking on league's hardest men for your entertainment, live on Saturday 14 December at The Trusts Arena, Auckland... More >>

40. 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 >>

41. 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 >>

42. TVNZ Announces New Breakfast Host: Alison Pugh

14 February 2014 10:46am | TVNZ

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

43. South Sea Vagabonds to be reprinted on its 75th anniversary

21 February 2014 2:15pm | HarperCollins

When unemployed Aucklander Johnny Wray wrote and published South Sea Vagabonds in 1939 he probably had no idea of the effect his story would have on generations of New Zealand back-yard sailors... More >>

44. 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 >>

45. Top twenty New Zealand Surnames

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

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

46. NZ Championship on the line in ASKO Endurance Series

15 August 2014 10:56am | South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club

With only 6 weeks to go until the 2014 ASKO South Island Endurance Series bursts into life, the Series again has a very impressive range of entries and has just announced that this years Series will also include the Motorsport New Zealand Endurance Championship... More >>

47. Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour Coming to Auckland!

21 August 2014 9:27am | Dainty Group

Dainty Group announced today that global superstar Miley Cyrus will bring her BANGERZ TOUR to New Zealand in October this year. This will be Miley's first ever visit to New Zealand and there will only be one Auckland show before she takes her tour ..... More >>

48. The National Band of New Zealand

22 August 2014 10:18am | National Band of New Zealand

The National Band of New Zealand is an entity owned and controlled by the Brass Band Association of New Zealand (BBANZ) to showcase New Zealand's best brass and percussion players and New Zealand's unique brass repertoire at international concert and ..... More >>

49. Super League Darts Set to Rock The Trusts Arena

25 August 2014 12:06pm | Super League Darts

To accommodate demand, Super League Darts has had to change venues for the Auckland leg of the series with the tournament moving from the Genesis Lounge to the main arena. The tournament will now have capacity for up to 2,500 punters... More >>

50. German Film Festival to help Kiwi filmmakers gain funding

31 August 2014 12:54pm | Goethe-Institut

This year has seen some incredible Kiwi films hit our screens: The Dark Horse , What We Do In The Shadows , and The Last Saint , to name but three. .. More >>

51. One Concert! One Date! One Superstar!

01 September 2014 9:44am | Capital C Concerts

After nine years, Elton John and his band will return to Westpac Stadium, Wellington for one spectacular concert! The November 21, 2015 concert will feature iconic hits and classic album tracks from throughout his incredible five-decade career, as well ..... More >>

52. Watch the 3rd Annual Burton High Fives

16 September 2014 2:15pm | Burton High Fives

TUNE IN: Watch the 3rd Annual Burton High Fives on on September 19th and 20th .. More >>

53. The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride 2014

16 September 2014 3:23pm | Jeremy Wilkinson

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride or DGR, is a charity event for vintage motorcycle owners with the aim of raising money for prostate cancer research. .. More >>

54. New Caledonian artist selected at WOW 2014

17 September 2014 2:20pm | Embassy of France to New Zealand

Press release Embassy of France in New Zealand Wellington, September 17th 2014 New Caledonian artist Florence Dosdane will be participating in the 2014 World of Wearable Art Festival in Wellington. With her very first submission to take part in the festival ..... More >>

55. A Re-occurring Dream of Dark Colours

18 September 2014 3:32pm | Shaun Garea

A Dream of Dark Colours is a live performance project featuring 'Honoured Artist of the Ukraine' Anatoly Zelinsky with 25 minutes plus of original composition for viola alongside a digital projection of a stylized abstract video narrative described ..... More >>

56. Nationwide winners announced in this year's Hospitality NZ

19 September 2014 10:00am | Mediacom

The best performing bars, restaurants, cafes and hotels in New Zealand's hospitality industry have been announced as winners at this year's Hospitality New Zealand Awards for Excellence... More >>

57. 2015 Marlborough Wine & Food Festival

19 September 2014 10:26am | Wine Malborough

Save the date for the 14th of February 2015! Set amongst the vines in Marlborough's oldest vineyard, Brancott Vineyard, the Marlborough Wine & Food Festival will celebrate its 31st birthday in 2015. .. More >>

58. Wellington Conductor Returns for Home Concert

19 September 2014 2:20pm | New Zealand Defence Force

Wellington man, Lieutenant Commander (LTCDR) Owen Clarke, will lead the Royal New Zealand Navy Band in a one off concert at Old St Paul's at 7.00pm, Saturday 27 September... More >>

59. Yo-Yo Master To Visit New Zealand

29 June 2004 2:49pm | Hasbro

US Yo-Yo Master Steve Brown is due to visit New Zealand this month signalling the start of what is expected to be a new Yo-Yo craze... More >>

60. 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 >>

61. 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 >>

62. Crusty Demons To Wreak Motocross Havoc Across NZ

11 October 2006 2:05pm | Crusty Demons of Dirt

The world famous two wheeled daredevils known as the Crusty Demons today announced the largest youth sports tour ever to come to New Zealand, with six stops from Dunedin to Auckland in February 2007... More >>

63. 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 >>

64. Sky Tower Turns It Up for 10th Birthday

31 July 2007 1:43pm | SKYCITY

The Sky Tower in Auckland will be the place to be this weekend when it celebrates its 10th birthday. Kids can go up the Tower for FREE and adult tickets will be just $10 from Friday, August 3 to Sunday, August 5... More >>

65. Hairy Men Unattractive To Kiwi Women

02 November 2007 10:39am | Johnson and Johnson

It might be Movember - the month to grow a moustache in support of men's health - but when it comes to romance Kiwi women say no to the mo' and prefer their men clean shaven... More >>

66. The Most Expensive Bottle of Wine Purchased in NZ

19 November 2007 4:52pm | Fine Wine Online

Fine Wine Delivery Company Managing Director and major shareholder Jeff Poole recently paid New Zealand's highest price for a single bottle of wine parting with over NZ$18,000 for the first ever release of a 6 litre Imperial of the stunning single ..... More >>

67. The Story Of A NZ War Hero On Maori Television

17 April 2008 12:57am | Maori Television Service

The unforgettable story of a New Zealand war hero - one of the first Maori pilots of the NZRAF and a leader of air crews in the skies over Europe - is re-enacted in an exclusive documentary screening as part of Maori Television's all-day ANZAC ..... More >>

68. Budding Triathlete Turns To Power Plate

21 August 2008 9:26am | Power Plate

Kristen Hewitt, an emerging international triathlete, is the latest convert to the training benefits of Power Plate® machines. World class athletes know that high levels of fitness and stamina are crucial to deliver the performances that will win ..... More >>

69. Bevan Gardiner Wins Starring Role

31 August 2008 3:18pm | John Denver Foundation

Bevan is 20 years old and has been lived all his life in Dunedin, New Zealand. Being partially sighted has not stopped Bevan from achieving his dreams and goals. He has travelled half way around the world (twice), sung in awards throughout New Zealand, ..... More >>

70. Leading Musicians Make Christmas Album For Plunket

30 September 2009 11:05am | New Zealand Plunket Society

Eleven leading New Zealand musicians come together on a very special album celebrating Christmas to raise funds for Plunket... More >>

71. Actors Take On Shortland Street

06 October 2009 1:54pm | The Ranfurly Players

A group of intellectually impaired actors from Ranfurly Care Society have scripted, acted in and filmed their own thirty-minute take-off of their favourite TV programme Shortland Street. The fifteen actors that make up The Ranfurly Players Theatre Company ..... More >>

72. Children's TV 'Dream Team' Takes Preschoolers On Tiki Tour

25 July 2011 12:16pm | Flux Animation Studio

Tiki Tour - a new production from New Zealand-based children's TV 'dream team', Flux Animation and Pickled Possum Productions - is set to take pre-schoolers on a daily 'bus trip' around the country... More >>

73. Sensational 2CELLOS join Elton John band in Dunedin!

27 October 2011 10:47am | Capital C Concerts

Capital C: Concerts announces a huge addition to the Elton John Concert in Dunedin on November 25. The Elton Band, Davey Johnstone, Nigel Olsson, Kim Bullard, Bob Birch and John Mahon will be joined by four backing singers plus the news that rock cellists ..... More >>

74. Auction: Very Early Maori Artefacts From Wellington Region

02 March 2012 1:20pm | Webb's

A rare group of Maori artefacts, some dating from the 13th and 15th century will be offered at Webb's Oceanic & African Art Auction to be held in March. The group was sourced by Webb's Wellington based Tribal Art specialist Jeff Hobbs who says ..... More >>

75. Homai Te Pakipaki Live This Friday on Maori Television

08 May 2012 3:09pm | Maori Television Service

The first live HOMAI TE PAKIPAKI of the year kicks off this Friday 11 May at 8.30pm. Now in its sixth series, Maori Television's original grassroots karaoke show is about to give the country's singing hopefuls their chance in the spotlight. .. More >>

76. 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 >>

77. Eat Clean, Train Mean, Get Lean...CrossFit Nelson Arrives

09 August 2012 10:05am | cityfitness

'The Sport of Fitness' has arrived in Nelson. CrossFit Nelson is now open at 78 Quarantine Road, inside cityfitness gym. The space includes a full fitout of CrossFit weights and conditioning equipment as well as access to changing rooms and a cafe ..... More >>

78. A tale of friendship, gardening and breast cancer

06 November 2012 9:35am | Skip Ink

Penned by one of New Zealand's most loved actresses, former Shortland Street star Geraldine Brophy, FLORAL NOTES is a brand new "micro musical" that is set to bounce into town with laughter, tears and garden trowels... More >>

79. Social Media, Internet Spread Kapa Haka Overseas

26 February 2013 5:08pm | Te Matatini Society

The unique Māori art form of Kapa Haka has been on display in New Zealand, Australia and around the globe as large numbers of online viewers flocked to the Māori Television website to witness Te Matatini 2013 National Championships in Rotorua last week... More >>

80. Auckland author scoops third at World Cookbook Awards

04 March 2013 3:42pm | New Holland Publishers

New Holland author, Jeremy Schmid, has won third place in the Best Single Subject category with his book, Bangers to Bacon , at the highly acclaimed Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2012 in Paris... More >>

81. Eliott Brookes Leaves Masterchef New Zealand

29 April 2013 10:45am | TV One

Eliott Brookes became the tenth contestant from the Top 16 to leave MasterChef New Zealand on Sunday 28th April (7.30 pm - 8.30 pm) on TV ONE. .. More >>

82. TV3 Secures Anticipated New US Drama Series The Blacklist

26 July 2013 5:12pm | Mediaworks

The highly anticipated new drama series The Blacklist, starring multiple Emmy Award winning actor James Spader, will screen on TV3 as part of a new partnership between MediaWorks and Sony Pictures Television, it was announced today... More >>

83. 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 >>

84. Less than a week until NZ's first Digital Entertainment Expo

24 September 2013 11:33am | Digital NatioNZ

With just under a week to go before the kick-off of New Zealand's first Digital Entertainment Expo, organisers are urging the public to get their tickets sooner rather than later... More >>

85. Popular 80's character Terry Teo makes a comeback

11 October 2013 10:56am | NZ On Air

Young people are the big winners from the latest NZ On Air television funding decisions. They'll be treated to two local drama series in 2014 including the return of popular character, Terry Teo. .. More >>

86. 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 >>

87. Kim Dotcom Biography : Kim Dotcom's 'Secret Life' an instant hit - Paul Little Books

22 November 2013 4:35pm | Paul Little Books

The Secret Life of Kim Dotcom , officially published on Monday, has already attracted a huge amount of interest. Most New Zealand news sites have featured the book, many honing in on some of the more outrageous but little known events in Dotcom's life ..... More >>

88. 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 >>

89. Jurassic 5 Announce New Zealand Reunion Tour

11 December 2013 4:18pm | Rhythm Group

Rhythm Group Entertainment, George FM, and Mai FM proudly present, the return of one of the world's most loved hip-hop groups, Jurassic 5. Six years after the group broke up in 2007, what once seemed impossible has now happened: the Hip-hop group ..... More >>

90. Exciting new Smiths City partnership for Haier Pulse

18 February 2014 3:35pm | Haier Pulse

Smiths City, one of the country's leading appliance retailers, has pledged its support for netball by becoming a key sponsor of the Haier Pulse for the 2014 ANZ Championship campaign. The Smiths City logo will appear on the back of the players' ..... More >>

91. New Zealanders to plant over 10000 pohutukawa & rata in 2014

05 March 2014 3:20pm | Project Crimson

This year, volunteers in communities all around New Zealand will plant more than 10,000 eco-sourced pohutukawa and rata trees following the 2014 Project Crimson Community Restoration Programme which has recently opened for applications... More >>

92. George FM Welcomes Clarke Gayford as Nick D Heads to Japan

14 March 2014 12:01pm | George FM

Nick Dwyer (Nick D) announced this morning he will be leaving George FM Breakfast to pursue career opportunities in Japan. From March 31, George listeners will wake up to George veteran Clarke Gayford, and Aroha Harawira, who moves from her daytime ..... More >>

93. 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 >>

94. Richmond Rovers Rugby League & Sports Club - Alcohol Free

17 March 2014 11:22am | Richmond Rovers Rugby League and Sports Club

Change is on its way at one of Auckland's oldest sports clubs as Richmond Rovers Rugby League & Sports Club announces a no alcohol tolerance policy at its clubrooms in Grey Lynn Park... More >>

95. Beginner coaches learn basics at Sport Wellington workshop

10 April 2014 2:32pm | Sport Wellington

Beginner coaches are being taught the ins and outs of coaching at the KiwiSport 'Getting Started in Coaching' workshop organised by local Regional Sports Trust, Sport Wellington. The entry level workshops aim to provide support to new or contemplative coaches, ..... More >>

96. Top Results for Kiwi youth sailors in Britain

22 April 2014 10:29am | Yachting New Nealand

New Zealand has won a mass of medals at the RYA Youth National Championships Regatta which wrapped up on Friday 18th April in Weymouth, UK. .. More >>

97. Unique opportunity to fly to Chicago with the All Blacks

14 May 2014 9:23am | All Blacks Tours

This November the All Blacks will play a historic match in Chicago against the USA Eagles at Soldier Field and All Blacks Tours are offering fans the unique opportunity to fly there with the team on an exclusive chartered flight. .. More >>

98. World's Oldest Hip Hoppers To Represent NZ in Taiwan

27 May 2014 2:26pm | The Hip Op-eration Crew

The World's Oldest Dance Group: The Hip Op-eration Crew is the only international group invited to perform to an audience of over 14,000 at the Taipei Stadium in Taiwan. The event in November is called 'Seniors on Broadway' and features 10 performance ..... More >>

99. ScHoolboy Q returns to New Zealand for Encore Tour

16 July 2014 9:36am | Top Dawg Entertainment

ScHoolboy Q is Man of the Year. The acclaimed Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE) artist can't stay away from New Zealand. Following two epic shows in June amidst a tide of international hype, ScHoolboy Q is back to offer a second helping of sharp-shooting ..... More >>

100. 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 >>


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