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Zealandia extends opening hours

Make the most of your summer at ZEALANDIA with extended opening hours.

The Karori Sanctuary Trust held its Annual General Meeting on Sunday. The event saw over 90 members turn out for an annual update and presentations on ZEALANDIA’s work and conservation successes.

Mainstreet Wanganui Family fright night returns

Preparations are once again underway for Mainstreet’s annual Halloween celebration. Last year the event was a hit with young and old when organisers took over the Wakefield Chambers building on Ridgway Street and turned it into a Haunted house for the evening.

NZ School of Dance presents a Graduation Season in Nov

This November the New Zealand School of Dance presents a Graduation Season reflecting the School’s dedication to excellence and innovation.

Julian Wilcox resigns from Maori TV

Māori Television has confirmed the resignation of Head of News and Production Julian Wilcox.

Mr Maxwell acknowledged Mr Wilcox’s significant contribution to Māori Television since joining the organisation in 2004.

Festival of Transitional Architecture in Chch

A glowing city made of jelly, a virtual performance in an ambient architectural space, water calligraphy workshops and a live, large-scale elevated city with a digital dimension are just some of diverse range of ‘live’ future scenarios open to people of all ages at this year’s Festival of T

Sweet Pea Festival on at Highwic next month

Visitors to this year’s Sweet Pea Festival at Highwic - the Newmarket property cared for by Heritage New Zealand - will be invited to take a sniff test.

Totara Reserve opens for summer

Labour Weekend is opening weekend for one of the Region’s most popular camp sites and Horizons Regional Council is encouraging people to get out and enjoy all Totara Reserve has to offer.

Hell delivers pizza and pyrotechnics

NZ’s most innovative pizza company is set to deliver one Hell of a bang this Guy Fawkes.

Skate Park Open Day on November 1

The Elles Road Skate Park will hold an open day on Saturday, November 1 that will include demonstrations, competitions, a barbeque and a DJ.

The event is open to all people, and official guests invited to attend include Mayor Tim Shadbolt, Councillors and funders of the park upgrade.

Highwic spinning and weaving a diamond celebration

A special exhibition of contemporary weaving will take place at Highwic, the historic property in Newmarket cared for by Heritage New Zealand, from November 1-16.