Archive for the 'Entertainment' Category

Red Ribbon for Blue in World Cup Opener

Press Release – The Black Balloon

Red Ribbon for Blue in World Cup Opener

Bridget Hansen and her lovely home-bred grey showjumper Turn it Blue NZPH cruised to a stunning victory in the opening round of New Zealand’s Ultramox FEI World Cup Series at Hawke’s Bay on Show today. Read more »

First NZ festival to win Greener Festival award

Press Release – Splore Festival

Splore is the first New Zealand festival to win an international ‘A Greener Festival Award’.

Splore received a Highly Commended award announced in Wales last Friday 18th October for the outstanding sustainability results from Splore festival in February 2014. Read more »

Extraordinary Celebration of Arts for Everyone

Press Release – Auckland Arts Festival

MEDIA RELEASE

EMBARGOED: 6PM, 23 OCTOBER 2014

LET’S GET THE PARTY STARTED! Read more »

SKYCITY’s Federal Street Festival to celebrate streetscape

Press Release – SKYCITY

24 October 2014

SKYCITY’s Federal Street Festival set to celebrate streetscape

SKYCITY is poised to celebrate the new-look Federal Street with a free public festival kicking off at 4:30pm on Friday, November 7 featuring live entertainment, bars and complimentary tasters cooked by some of Auckland’s best restaurants. Read more »

First Safer Boating Week gets the message across

Press Release – Maritime New Zealand

First Safer Boating Week gets the message across

Real-life survival stories during New Zealand’s first ever Safer Boating Week highlight the genuine value of safety messages, Maritime NZ Director Keith Manch says. Read more »

First Opportunity in NZ to Hear Leading World Food Expert

Press Release – Goode PR

First Time Opportunity in New Zealand to Hear Leading World Food Expert

A leading global expert specialising in disease prevention, Dr David Katz, will speak at a New Zealand Nutrition Foundation symposium in Auckland on October 30. Read more »

Junior chef acknowledged for cuisine and charity

Press Release – Attitude Trust

Media release: October 23, 2014

Junior chef acknowledged for cuisine and charity

Nicholas Brockelbank is mixing up inspiration in his Cambridge kitchen, despite being only 12-years-old. Following a recipe for success, this junior foodie is creating delicious food and publishing cookbooks, while giving back to his community. Read more »

Tickets Snapped up for Jono & Ben’s Ice Bucket Challenge

Press Release – Mediaworks

Tickets Snapped up in Minutes for Jono & Ben’s Vanilla Ice Bucket Challenge

A capacity crowd will witness Jono & Ben’s Vanilla Ice Bucket Challenge, at the Powerstation in Auckland this Friday. A limited amount of free tickets to the event were snapped up in less than three minutes last week via The Rock’s website. Read more »

CPIT at the heart of FESTA

Press Release – CPIT

CPIT at the heart of FESTA
A heartbeat sensor triggering a light display is at the centre of CPIT’s installation for the Festival of Transitional Architecture (FESTA) this year. Read more »

NZV8 Touring Cars Back With a Vengeance

Press Release – NZV8 Touring Cars

Media release: Thursday 23rd October 2014

NZV8 Touring Cars
www.nzv8touringcars.co.nz Read more »

22 stops on nationwide trophy tour

Press Release – ICC Cricket World Cup 2015


23 October 2014
Dunedin named as one of 22 stops on nationwide trophy tour Read more »

Hit + Run Returns to Curate Red Bull Sound Select on Tour

Press Release – Red Bull

Hit + Run Returns to Curate Red Bull Sound Select on Tour: Auckland And Palmerston North

-HKUTMAH (UK) – KÅMND¡ – BUSKA DIMES – KAKAPO – CHRISTOPH EL TRUENTO – Read more »

Auckland up for walking and cycling gold

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

23 October 2014

Auckland up for walking and cycling gold

Gold medal Olympian cyclist Sarah Ulmer and Mayor of Wellington Celia Wade Brown will be recognising New Zealand’s champions for walking and cycling next week, when the winners of the national walking and cycling awards are announced on 29 October at the 2WALKandCYCLE 2014 Conference in Nelson. Read more »

Jimmy Barnes Sells Out Dunedin!

Press Release – Mushroom Group

Jimmy Barnes Sells Out Dunedin!


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SKYCITY contributes $50,000 to save Santa

Press Release – SKYCITY

23 October 2014

SKYCITY contributes $50,000 to save Santa

SKYCITY has announced it will commit $50,000 to help keep the iconic Whitcoull’s Santa on Auckland’s Queen Street. Read more »

Pandora AMP Opens up Large Scale Artist Analytics

Press Release – Pandora

Pandora AMP Opens up Large Scale Artist Analytics
New “Artist Marketing Platform” puts the power of data in the hands of working musicians Read more »

StarJam Appoints Dr Libby Weaver as Patron

Press Release – StarJam

22 October 2014

StarJam Appoints Dr Libby Weaver as Patron

Charity StarJam who provide performance opportunities for young people with disabilities, has appointed internationally acclaimed Nutritional Biochemist, author and speaker Dr Libby Weaver as Patron. Read more »

New Zealand School of Dance Graduation Season 2014

Press Release – The New Zealand School of Dance

New Zealand School of Dance Graduation Season 2014


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Funny guy Jeremy Corbett supports Buddy Day’s message

Press Release – Buddy Day

22 October 2014

Funny guy Jeremy Corbett supports Buddy Day’s important message

Kiwi comedian Jeremy Corbett says since having children, he finds it increasingly hard to read about child abuse cases. Read more »

Take the sniff test at Highwic’s Sweet Pea Festival

Press Release – Heritage New Zealand

Take the sniff test at Highwic’s Sweet Pea Festival

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. Read more »

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