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1. Jonny Depp to compete at Karekare Beach Races

26 February 2015 11:21am | Karekare beach race

News that Jonny Depp has entered Karekare's famous black-sand beach race has locals in a tizz, ready to put out the red carpet and keep paparazzi at bay. The famously handsome star remained tight-lipped about his training regimen, but his agent confirmed ..... More >>

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

01 December 2014 10:22am | Frontier Touring Company

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

3. Guy Ryan Wins Young New Zealander of the Year Award

26 February 2015 2:17pm | Inspiring Stories Trust

Inspiring Stories Trust is delighted to announce that CEO, Guy Ryan, won the 2015 Young New Zealander of the Year Award last night. .. More >>

4. Queen Elizabeth visits Auckland en route to Gallipoli

19 February 2015 4:57pm | Cunard Line

Moving Tribute to Mark the Centenary of Gallipoli Campaign as Queen Elizabeth visits Auckland en route to Gallipoli .. More >>

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

30 January 2015 3:23pm | Countdown Supermarket

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

6. SIX60 Announce Sophomore Album Released February 2015

19 December 2014 11:49am | The Maple

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

7. All Kiwis Can Now Watch Lydia Ko for Free

18 February 2015 2:52pm | Lightbox

Lightbox Sport is proud to announce that it will give ALL Kiwis FREE access to watch NZ's own - Lydia Ko - live or on-demand at the LPGA - ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open 2015. .. More >>

8. Duke Kahanamoku - 100 years of Surfing in New Zealand

25 February 2015 11:03am | Surfbreak Protection Society

Celebrations are to be held in New Brighton Christchurch, St Clair Beach Dunedin, Lyall Bay Wellington, and Fitzroy Beach New Plymouth to commemorate 100 years since Hawaiian Duke Kahanamoku first demonstrated his swimming and surfing prowess at public ..... More >>

9. WESTFEST 2015 2nd line-up announcement

05 December 2014 11:12am | WestFest

ODR Productions, The Rock & Coup De Main proudly present 'The Monster Energy Westfest '15, an annual music festival that every rock, metal & punk fan will be sure not to miss!.. More >>

10. ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Announces Opening Events

16 December 2014 3:02pm | ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Christchurch is to host a unique and spectacular opening for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 on Thursday 12 February next year, with the free, family-friendly event to feature appearances by Solo3 Mio, Ginny Blackmore and Hayley Westenra, as well as cricketing ..... More >>

11. PwC Foundation Charity Relay 2015

19 February 2015 9:46am | PricewaterhouseCoopers

To support Ronald McDonald House Wellington, The Neonatal Trust and Wellington Free Ambulance, 300 runners/walkers will participate in the inaugural PwC Foundation Charity Relay 2015, which covers 98 km from Wellington to Martinborough Square. .. More >>

12. Bringing Improv to the Burbs

25 February 2015 9:19am | Wellington Improvisation Troupe

The Wellington Improvisation Troupe (WIT) is taking its show on the road! During Fringe Festival 2015, WIT is taking its unique brand of improvised theatre and comedy out of the central city, into suburbs and regions of Wellington, Kapiti and Wairarapa... More >>

13. Music at Matua 2015: Fly My Pretties, the Nudge & Estère

18 November 2014 9:42am | Loop

After two successful years of bringing you the best in contemporary kiwi music with the likes of The Phoenix Foundation, TrinityRoots and Lawrence Arabia, Music at Matua is back... More >>

14. Baking up a Storm for Kiwi Kids

26 February 2015 12:15pm | Variety Club

A quarter century of raising funds for Kiwi kids via the quirky Variety Trillian Bash classic-car road rally has drawn a few old teams out of the woodwork, and Bash Bakers will drive all the way from Christchurch to make the start at New Plymouth ..... More >>

15. Emirates Team New Zealand statement

26 February 2015 2:59pm | Emirates Team New Zealand

Emirates Team New Zealand statement Emirates Team New Zealand announced today that the Halsey Street, Auckland, base will be fully operational from Monday, March 2. Work will start immediately on modifying an AC45 catamaran to foil. With the first ..... More >>

16. Bold New Drama 'Filthy Rich' Funded for Tv2

06 October 2014 12:37pm | TVNZ

A big, bold, brand new multi-night drama series, Filthy Rich , has been funded by NZ On Air for TV2. .. More >>

17. Overwhelming Response to the Bachelor NZ Casting Call

12 November 2014 5:37pm | Mediaworks

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

18. Festival celebrates ten years of eclectic sounds

24 February 2015 10:29am | Titirangi Festival of Music

Titirangi Village will host music-lovers over three sound-soaked days from 27th-29th March at the tenth annual Titirangi Festival of Music . .. More >>

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

17 October 2014 10:27am | Sandra Roberts

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

20. TV3 Launches Contestant Search for The Block NZ 2015

12 December 2014 1:37pm | Mediaworks

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

21. Pasifika Festival on the move

26 February 2015 11:13am | Pasifika Festival

Pasifika Festival will have a new temporary home for 2015, with Hayman Park in Manukau set to be transformed into an enchanting array of Pacific Island villages on 14 -15 March... More >>

22. $500k To Support Young New Zealanders To Change The World

20 February 2015 1:43pm | Inspiring Stories Trust

More young New Zealanders will benefit from Youth Minister Nikki Kaye's decision to commit $500,000 to Inspiring Stories Trust, operating nationwide with a vision to see every young New Zealander to unleash their potential to change the world... More >>

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

23 February 2015 3:53pm | New Zealand Post

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

24. 'Meet the Mormons' Presented to New Zealand Caritas Leaders

26 February 2015 9:36am | Church of Latter Day Saints

A new documentary titled "Meet the Mormons" was the catalyst that brought together leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and representatives of the Catholic Church yesterday in Auckland, New Zealand... More >>

25. Hot Property: Tv One's "Our First Home" Goes into Production

21 August 2014 4:03pm | TVNZ

Promising to bring the fun and feel-good factor to the nation's obsession with DIY and the property market, TV ONE's Our First Home has gone into production with the major backing of BNZ, Toyota and Fly Buys... More >>

26. Queenstown takes on the world in Monopoly!

16 February 2015 4:03pm | Queenstown NZ

Queenstown, New Zealand (16 February 2015) - Queenstown is competing with the world's top destinations to win a place on the new global Monopoly Here & Now: World Edition game... More >>

27. Dennis Locorriere presents DR HOOK - 10 NZ concerts

24 February 2015 12:59pm | Skip Ink

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

28. Dive into Seaweek 2015 from this weekend

25 February 2015 10:50am | Seaweek

With only a few days to go until the start of NZAEE Seaweek 2015 on Saturday 28 February the number of events listed on the Seaweek website at has swelled to over 150, with 65 events happening in Auckland... More >>

29. Over 70 artists open their doors

25 February 2015 10:56am | Wanganui District Council

The magical art of glassmaking breathes new life and colour into the month of March in Whanganui as two iconic events combine for the first time to become NZ's biggest art event. The popular Festival of Glass and Artists Open Studios will be held together ..... More >>

30. '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 >>

31. 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 >>

32. Camp Gallipoli Launches in NZ for Anzac Centenary Year

11 December 2014 2:08pm | Camp Gallipoli Foundation

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

33. Ngati Manu celebrates Pomare Day at Te Karetu Marae

21 January 2015 10:22am | Ngati Manu

Te Karetu Marae, the home of Ngati Manu on the banks of a tributary to the Taumarere River, will soon be filled with people renewing friendships and sharing memories. .. More >>

34. Finalists for New Zealander of the Year 2015

25 January 2015 4:13pm | New Zealander Of The Year Awards

The New Zealander of the Year 2015 Awards Office is pleased to announce the three people being considered for 2015's Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year. They are: o Julie Chapman: CEO and founder, KidsCan (Auckland) o Sir John Kirwan: Rugby ..... More >>

35. Extensive Collection of NZ Cemetery Records Now Online

02 February 2015 11:22am |

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

36. Auckland Cup Week Tipped for Racing Success

23 February 2015 5:25pm | Auckland Racing Club

This year's Auckland Cup Week at Ellerslie Races looks set to be bigger and better then ever. .. More >>

37. Five Day Count Down to Godzone

24 February 2015 10:32am | 100 Percent Pure Racing

Media Release from 100% PURE Racing February 16th, 2015 For immediate release Five Day Count Down to Godzone .. More >>

38. Dates for Local Food Week 2015

25 February 2015 11:41am | Local Food Network

16 February 2015 - Local Food Week, the week-long celebration of local food of the Wellington region, will take place this year from Sunday, 1st March through Sunday, 8th March with community events around the region... More >>

39. Book by NZ writers dominates Amazon bestseller lists

26 February 2015 10:20am | Sterling Gate Books

'Genius Intelligence: Secret techniques and Technologies to Increase IQ,' by prolific New Zealand father-and-son writing team Lance and James Morcan, has dominated Amazon's bestseller lists since its publication as a Kindle ebook in December... More >>

40. Vink keen to test legs in Calder Stewart Cycling series

26 February 2015 12:02pm | Calder Stewart

26 February 2015 Christchurch cyclist Michael Vink is keen to use Sunday's opening round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series as a tester of his form before he heads to Europe to race... More >>

41. NZ On Air and Porirua City Council join forces

26 February 2015 12:56pm | NZ On Air

NZ On Air and Porirua City Council join forces to showcase the region through music Porirua City is the first local body to join forces with NZ On Air in a new incentive-based funding scheme which will encourage the filming of music videos outside of the main ..... More >>

42. NNZ Name NZ Secondary School Trialists

26 February 2015 3:33pm | Netball New Zealand

Twenty four of the most exciting young Netballers in New Zealand have been selected to trial for the New Zealand Secondary Schools (NZSS) team to contest the Trans-Tasman U19 Netball Tournament in May... More >>

43. AA, RNZAF and Medics Get Behind Kiwi Kids

26 February 2015 5:03pm | Variety - The Children's Charity

The classic cars and trucks of the Variety Trillian Bash wouldn't hit the distances they do, raising money and handing out grants to children in need, if it weren't for support from the AA, the RNZAF and a medical crew... More >>

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

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

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

45. Hunt to uncover New Zealand's best photographer

21 October 2014 2:29pm | Sony World Photography Awards

8 October 2014: The Sony World Photography Awards, one of the world's most prestigious photography competitions, together with Sony Vietnam, today launches a competition to discover New Zelaland's best photographer... More >>

46. Tim, Neil And Liam Finn to Play at Auckland Zoo

15 January 2015 10:16am | Mushroom Group

Auckland Zoo is set to host another amazing concert at our most unique venue this summer when Tim, Neil and Liam Finn take the rotunda stage to play a selection of their combined catalogues of songs, old and new. .. More >>

47. Good Clean Fun for children and their parents!

17 February 2015 11:25am | New Zealand Playcentre Federation

Playcentres around New Zealand are gearing up for fun events, that also give back to the communities they are a part of. .. More >>

48. New Range of WWI Anzac Biscuit Tins Launched

18 February 2015 2:19pm | Returned Services Association

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

49. Trinity Roots announce brand new album 'Citizen'

20 February 2015 12:50pm | Trinity Roots

Media Release: 10am, Friday 20th February 2015 TRINITY ROOTS ~ Citizen Release Date: Friday 13th March 2015 .. More >>

50. Rev Cycle Race announces elite teams for UCI 1.2 race

24 February 2015 3:24pm | REV Cycle Festival

This year the Rev Cycle Race event introduces its newly awarded UCI 1.2 status for its elite category, the Radio Sport REV Classic. It is a first in Australasia and coincides with the event's 10th edition. The REV Classic race is made up 55 Elite ..... More >>

51. 2015 NZL Sailing Team Announced

25 February 2015 11:48am | Yachting New Zealand

All are chasing the ultimate goal of Olympic glory in 2016, but selection comes first and 2015 is crucial in terms of demonstrating form through results on the world stage. .. More >>

52. All kids catered to this Children's day

26 February 2015 9:53am | Children's Day

Whether your child is the ultimate Frozen Super fan, a future triathlete or a master of talking like a pirate there is an event for them this Children's day. .. More >>

53. Whitespace Opening | Michael Shepherd

20 February 2013 2:13pm | Whitespace

Opening preview Tuesday 26 February 5.30 - 7.30pm Exhibition 26 February - 16 March, 2013 Analogies with Anathoth, a once fertile place that became an embodiment of desolation, do not chime with the received image of New Zealand, renowned for its scenic splendour. ..... More >>

54. Shane Warne and Moa shout the Aussies a Kiwi beer

23 May 2014 3:06pm | Moa Beer

Shane Warne and Moa shout the Aussies a Kiwi beer to celebrate '99 Not Out' .. More >>

55. $1,000,000 on the Blackcaps - Catch a Million is Back!

21 August 2014 2:06pm | Tui Brewery


56. 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 >>

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

05 December 2014 9:48am | Schuck PR

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

58. World Masters Games 2017 venues to showcase all of Auckland

05 December 2014 11:01am | World Masters Games

Sports within the official programme of World Masters Games 2017 will be hosted at 45 competition venues across Auckland and the Waikato. The World Masters Games 2017 Organising Committee today released the footprint for the Games that has 28 sports ..... More >>

59. The Big Shot hits Christchurch

30 December 2014 10:27am | The Big Shot

Canterbury athletics fans will be treated to more excitement this February, when double World Indoor Champion Ryan Whiting (USA) comes to Christchurch to take on local hero Tom Walsh... More >>

60. No Catch - Fumble Costs Tui Catch Taker

21 February 2015 10:39am | Tui Brewery

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 BLACKCAPS versus England match in Wellington today will go down in history for a few things, the batting collapse of England, the stupendous innings from Brendan McCullum, and a fumbled chance at a share of a million dollars ..... More >>

61. New book challenges urban migration history

24 February 2015 10:06am | Ideas Shop

A new account of Māori urban migration is being acclaimed as a 'revelation' and a work that 'calls New Zealand history to attention'. .. More >>

62. History of revolutionary adult education movement revealed

24 February 2015 12:26pm | University of Canterbury

A book celebrating 100 years of the iconic Canterbury Workers' Educational Association (CWEA) has been released by Canterbury University Press. .. More >>

63. A little drive goes a long way

25 February 2015 3:46pm | Otago Polytech

Dunedin businesses have given their full support to the Otago Polytechnic Education Open 2015. The event will be taking place at Chisholm Park Golf Club, welcoming special guest, and New Zealand's No.1 Golf Professional, Michael Hendry. Hendry, who took ..... More >>

64. Summer of Colour at Viaduct Corner: Early March Programme

26 February 2015 9:57am | The Maple

A vibrant fusion of the waterfront energy and urban sophistication of the Viaduct Corner, Summer of Colour is breathing fresh life into downtown Auckland this March. With a vast array of creative social activities, arts, and entertainment for family ..... More >>

65. 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 >>

66. Three Houses Down Release Moon & Back Ep And Announce Tour

14 May 2013 12:05pm | Frequency Media

Three Houses Down Release Moon & Back Ep And Announce Tour After riding the wave of international success, an award-winning sophomore album and a strong tradition of unbeatable live performances, Three Houses Down are back with the release of their ..... More >>

67. 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 >>

68. 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 >>

69. Mediaworks Announces the Bachelor New Zealand

03 November 2014 10:38am | Mediaworks

MediaWorks confirmed at on Thursday night 's star-studded new season launch event that a New Zealand version of the international blockbuster The Bachelor will screen on TV3 and be key to its 2015 line-up. The series will encompass TV, radio and interactive ..... More >>

70. Members strongly approve Alexandra Park's village plans

29 November 2014 10:33am | GBSA

At a Special General Meeting of the Auckland Trotting Club this week members voted overwhelmingly in support of developing a new urban village on part of the site's existing car-park... More >>

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

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

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

72. Definitely Not Witches Definitely Aren't

27 January 2015 2:35pm | Definitely Not Witches

Following a wave of bizarre weather events, mysterious happenings and spontaneous frog transformations of local politicians, the women who claim to be Definitely Not Witches held a press conference to address accusations of harnessing the powers of ..... More >>

73. Azizi Gibson (US) and Kamandi (NZ) announce joint tour

13 February 2015 11:30am | Martyn Pepperell

Azizi Gibson (US) and Kamandi (NZ) announce their first joint tour of New Zealand and Australia .. More >>

74. Best Ever BMW Polo Open in Clevedon raises $20,000

23 February 2015 5:27pm | BMW NZ Polo Open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Best Ever BMW Polo Open in Clevedon raises $20,000 Monday February 23, 2015 .. More >>

75. Silo Park March Programme

25 February 2015 12:53pm | The Maple

It's been the hottest summer in recent memory, and Silo Park's been the heart of weekly events for families, friends and visitors to Auckland City. But it doesn't stop here -- March at Silo Park is jam-packed with activities, events, movies and ..... More >>

76. Pink Fire Truck Get Behind Kids in Need with Variety

25 February 2015 3:33pm | Variety Club

Whangarei local Andrew Sworn is a busy man these days. He and his mates are hard at work fettling their pink-painted fire truck to enter the Variety Trillian Bash fund-raising road rally in aid of disadvantaged Kiwi kids - and are also planning ..... More >>

77. Birds of a Shadow: Jenna Gavin and Matthew Martin

25 February 2015 5:04pm | Auckland Live

Auckland Live and Colab/AUT University present Birds of a Shadow By Jenna Gavin and Matthew Martin Saturday 14 March - Monday 18 May 2015 .. More >>

78. Opera in the Pā to honour First World War centenary

26 February 2015 11:47am | Shine PR

The iconic Opera in the Pā will return to Te Puia's Rotowhio Marae on Saturday 21 March and this year will honour the First World War centenary. .. More >>

79. A brand new show from Trygve Wakenshaw - Nautilus

26 February 2015 4:28pm | Elephant Publicity


80. Young basketball ace on a high

26 February 2015 4:49pm | Lincoln University

A young basketball player is following in the footsteps of some of the country's top athletes as he embarks on his first year of a sports scholarship programme at Lincoln University... 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. Gorillaz Announce Australasian Tour - One NZ Show

22 July 2010 4:04pm | Chugg Entertainment

In May 2010, Plastic Beach arrived in Camden, UK as the music of Gorillaz was performed over two stunning nights to critical acclaim. .. More >>

83. The Brother Cup to launch at Brother Rally New Zealand

11 June 2012 11:33am | The PR Shop

At the Brother Rally New Zealand, round seven of the World Rally Championship, 21-24 June, Brother will be gearing up to launch The Brother Cup - a people's rally experience in virtual rally car simulators... More >>

84. Sir John Wells receives Sport New Zealand leadership award

15 February 2013 10:50am | Sport New Zealand

The distinguished sport sector leadership of Sir John Wells has been recognised at the 50th Westpac Halberg Awards with Sir John receiving the Sport New Zealand Leadership Award... More >>

85. 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 >>

86. 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 >>

87. Waharoa carving recreates icon in Te Whakarewarewa Valley

14 November 2013 1:58pm | Shine pr

A carved waharoa (entranceway) that is widely regarded as the historic symbol of cultural tourism in Rotorua and New Zealand has been expertly replicated at the New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute (NZMACI) at Te Puia in Rotorua... More >>

88. The Secret Life of Kim Dotcom by David Fisher

19 November 2013 3:42pm | Paul Little Books

From a lonely boy's bedroom in Germany to the penthouses of Hong Kong, from Wellington's Beehive to Washington's corridors of power, from the sedate suburb of Coatesville to the motor racing tracks of Europe, this is the untold story of the charismatic ..... More >>

89. New Centre Working To Revitalise Te Reo Maori Established

23 January 2014 4:42pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori, the Māori Language Commission, has announced today that it has established a new research centre devoted to supporting the revitalisation of Te Reo Māori. .. More >>

90. 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 >>

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

01 September 2014 10:59am | Szinergia Digital

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

92. Viewers to enjoy a rich tapestry of factual programmes

07 October 2014 12:52pm | NZ On Air

Five one-off documentaries and extensive Anzac day coverage in 2015 have been supported by NZ On Air, bringing more true New Zealand stories to our screens. .. More >>

93. 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 >>

94. David Gray Announces Three NZ Bluesfest Sideshows in 2015!

17 November 2014 1:20pm | Bluesfest

Bluesfest Touring is thrilled to announce yet another amazing artist coming to play three New Zealand shows this coming Easter! .. More >>

95. Classic rockers America play two NZ shows with Sharon Corr

18 November 2014 10:58am | SWPR

It's been 45 years since their debut on the music scene and now classic rock favourites America will return to New Zealand for two concerts only in May 2015, playing their greatest hits collection for their multitudes of loyal fan... More >>

96. A Midsummer Night's Dream directed by Michael Hurst

18 November 2014 5:25pm | Auckland Summer Shakespeare

Valentine's Day just got a whole lot sexier, you guys. This February 14, the mistakes and follies of young love, wildly hammy amateur acting and warring fairies are whipped up into a turbulent maelstrom by a cast aged 18 to 94 when A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S ..... More >>

97. Winners of Art of Camping Announced for Splore 2015

10 December 2014 11:57am | Red Bull Art of Camping

Festival goers around the country were invited to design their ultimate themed campsite for Splore 2015, and now the lucky Red Bull Art of Camping winners have been chosen! .. More >>

98. Huge Competition for New Zealand's Top Sports Honours

12 December 2014 10:39am | The Halberg Awards

The judges of the nation's pre-eminent sports awards have a big challenge ahead as the outstanding success of New Zealand athletes on the world stage in 2014 has resulted in 80 official nominations for the Halberg Awards - a jump from 58 in 2013... More >>

99. Cricket legends to play in Art Deco exhibition match

17 December 2014 12:56pm | Hawke's Bay Tourism

Today Hawke's Bay Tourism announced their plans to host a "Legends of Cricket Art Deco Match" to coincide with ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 celebrations in Hawke's Bay... More >>

100. Christchurch ratepayers discounts to see top women golfers

16 January 2015 10:43am | Christchurch City Council

Some of the world's best women golfers are coming to Christchurch and ratepayers can get half-price tickets to see them in action. .. More >>


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