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Frankie McMillan’s Octopus wrestling book set for launch this weekend

The Father of Octopus Wrestling, and other small fictions by Frankie McMillan will be launched at 4pm on Saturday 31 August, at Scorpio Books, 120 Hereford St, Christchurch Central City.

JaLeace and Maaka Fiso finalists at 2019 Waiata Maori Music Awards

Waatea Music is celebrating two of its artists who have been named as finalists at this year’s National Waiata Maori Music Awards.

JaLeace and Maaka Fiso finalists at 2019 Waiata Maori Music Awards

Waatea Music is celebrating two of its artists who have been named as finalists at this year’s National Waiata Maori Music Awards.

Short story dispenser offering bite-sized literature in Timaru

Timaru District Libraries is debuting a short-story dispenser with the aim of bringing a little bit of literature to unexpected places.

Artists start work on new installation in Naenae

A large-scale community art project featuring well-known New Zealand artists is about to get underway in Naenae.

New look for Wellington Police District Custody Unit

Wellington Police District Custody Unit (DCU) is running an art competition where the winning entries will be used to cover the hall walls in the cell block.

Entries are open to anyone throughout New Zealand, not just Wellingtonians and prize money is up for grabs.

Three powerful media projects to commemorate one year since March 15

Three projects that will commemorate the one year anniversary of the March 15 terror attacks have been funded as the final initiatives from the RNZ/NZ On Air Joint Innovation Fund.

Mesmerising pianist performs with NZSO across the country

Mesmerising Canadian pianist Louis Lortie to tour with the NZSO One of the world’s best pianists returns after 25 years to perform with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in September.

Christchurch opera singer and conductor win music awards

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8 August 2019

Christchurch opera singer and conductor win Dame Malvina Major Foundation Awards

Disney On Ice packs into Claudelands

One of the largest event set-ups is underway at Hamilton’s Claudelands Arena.