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Tennis Sweethearts Vie for ASB Crown

Press Release – ASB Classic

Tennis Sweethearts Vie for ASB Crown

Double Australian Open Champion, Victoria Azarenka will make her return to full time tennis via the ASB Classic in January. The former number one has been granted a wildcard for the women’s event adding another touch of class to the impressive women’s line-up. Read more »

Maajid Nawaz, Ali Rizvi & Yasmine Mohammed in NZ this March

Press Release – Think Inc

Maajid Nawaz, Ali Rizvi & Yasmine Mohammed
Appearing in New Zealand This March
Friday 9th March | New Zealand Festival, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington
Saturday 10th March | AUT City Campus, Auckland
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Paul McCartney One on One Tour Kicks off in Just Ten Days

Press Release – Frontier Touring Company

Paul McCartney One on One Tour Kicks off in Just Ten Days

THE ONE ON ONE TOUR OF AUSTRALIA &
NEW ZEALAND KICKS OFF IN JUST 10 DAYS!
PRODUCTION RELEASE OF TICKETS ON SALE NOW

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Kiwi Men Lose Confidence in Their Parking Ability

Press Release – AA Insurance

Kiwi Men Lose Confidence in Their Parking Ability, Yet Still Rank Themselves Better Drivers than Their Partners – AA Insurance Survey
Auckland, 22 November 2017 – Despite men losing some confidence in their parking over the last year, they still rank their own driving ability far higher than they do their partner’s. Read more »

Blind Boy Paxton Opens for Kitty, Daisy & Lewis in Auckland

Press Release – NicNak Media

Kitty Daisy & Lewis Announce Blind Boy Paxton as Support Act for Auckland show
US bluesman Blind Boy Paxton will open for Kitty Daisy & Lewis in Auckland onFebruary 11 at the Powerstation. Read more »

Sir Roger Bhatnagar Collection Donated to Auckland Cricket

Press Release – Eden Park

Sir Roger Bhatnagar Collection Donated to Auckland Cricket
Sir Roger Bhatnagar’s impressive collection of memories and momentoes has been donated to Auckland Cricket and will be showcased permanently in The Bert Sutcliffe Lounge on Eden Park’s outer oval. Read more »

Empowering more girls to be active

Press Release – Aktive – Auckland Sport and Recreation

Women’s motorcross star supports project empowering more girls to be active

Women’s motocross star Courtney Duncan has put her support behind HERA – Everyday Goddess, which empowers 10-18 year old girls to be active. Read more »

Critical essays shine light on Len Lye in new book

Press Release – University of Canterbury

Critical essays shine light on Len Lye in new book
As artist Len Lye’s legend grows both internationally and domestically, a new book of critical essays shines light on the life, career and art of the outstanding New Zealand-born artist. Read more »

Kate McGill in ‘Weave – Yarns with New Zealanders’ at BATS

Press Release – Bats Theatre

Unique Verbatim Theatre Delves into the Cultural Identity of Aotearoa
Alacrity Productions presents Weave – Yarns with New Zealanders Read more »

stellar* Band Together Again for March New Zealand Shows

Press Release – The Label

stellar* Band Together Again for March New Zealand Shows

Legendary kiwi favourites, stellar* have today announced their first shows together in eight years! The multi award-winning group has just confirmed two March 2018 shows in Auckland (Tuning Fork, Friday 9 March) and Wellington (San Fran, Saturday 10 March) to follow their summer festival touring route. Read more »

LCD Soundsystem With Nick Murphy Play Auckland February 2018

Press Release – Mushroom Group

LCD Soundsystem With Nick Murphy (Fka Chet Faker) Touring New Zealand & Australia This Summer – February 2018
They immediately sold out Sydney and Melbourne dates earlier this year, and now Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce the return to New Zealand and Australia of Brooklyn icons LCD Soundsystem for their biggest headline shows ever this summer – touring February 2018! Read more »

The Art of Banksy coming to NZ this summer

Press Release – Skip Ink

The Art of Banksy coming to NZ this summer


After Amsterdam, Istanbul, Tel Aviv and Melbourne, The Art of Banksy exhibition is coming to Auckland: Read more »

Splore 2018 – Mystical, Magical, Marvellous Mayhem!

Press Release – Splore Festival

Mystical. Magical. Mysterious. Mind-Bending. Marvellous. Mayhem!
For Splore 2018, we are excited to bring you ‘The Temple of the Midnight Mantra’; Splore Festival’s legendary Saturday night dress-up Cabaret Party! Read more »

Kiwi Ferns named for final pool match against PNG

Press Release – Rugby League World Cup

Kiwi Ferns named for final pool match against PNG

Kiwi Fern stand-off, Georgia Hale will captain her team for the first time in New Zealand’s third and final pool match of the Women’s Rugby League World Cup against PNG tomorrow at 6.30pm (AEDT). Read more »

Taukeiaho to Provide Punch for Tonga

Press Release – Rugby League World Cup

Taukeiaho to Provide Punch for Tonga

Mate Ma’a Tonga coach Kristian Woolf will inject hard-running front rower Sio Siau Taukeiaho into Saturday’s Rugby League World Cup semi-final in Auckland. Read more »

Tonga Pack Strengthened for England Clash

Press Release – Rugby League World Cup

Tonga Pack Strengthened for England Clash

Mate Ma’a Tonga will be strengthened for their historic first Rugby League World Cup semi-final appearance with the return of forwards Sio Siau Taukeiaho and Peni Terepo for the clash with England at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday. Read more »

L.A. Guns – The Missing Peace Australian & NZ 2018 Tour

Press Release – On Tour Presents

L.A. Guns Announce – The Missing Peace Australian & NZ 2018 Tour
ONTOURPRESENTS.COM
L.A. GUNS was formed in 1982 by guitar player Tracii Guns and, then unknown singer, Axl Rose on lead vocals. Read more »

Elam artists on display

Press Release – University of Auckland

Elam artists on display

Summer is almost here and with it comes a provocative and comprehensive display of contemporary art at the annual Elam Artists Graduate Show. Read more »

New Zealand Names Long Drive Golf Team To Take On Australia

Press Release – Long Drive Golf NZ

A 13-man New Zealand team has been confirmed to take on Australia in what is arguably the first international long drive golf Trans-Tasman Challenge. Read more »

Andrew Strong: The Commitments

Press Release – Metropolis Touring

A Metropolis Touring Presentation

ANDREW STRONG (Ireland)

Performs The Commitments Soundtrack In Full: Australian Tour 2018


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