Auckland Scoop

New Zealand Confirms Yuki Kihara’s Exhibition Title And Pavilion Location For Biennale Arte 2022

Press Release – Creative New Zealand

Small island ecologies, climate change, queer rights, Gauguin’s gaze, intersectionality and decolonization; these are just some of the topics explored by award-winning interdisciplinary artist Yuki Kihara for the New Zealand pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia (Biennale Arte 2022). Read more »

41 Community Cases Of COVID-19; Two New Cases In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

41 community cases of COVID-19; two new cases in managed isolation; 69,582 doses of vaccine delivered so far during Super Saturday Read more »

Rally New Zealand Returns To Auckland In 2022!

Press Release – Rally New Zealand

Rally New Zealand is set to make its 32nd appearance on the FIA World Rally Championship calendar.

A decade since it was last staged and two years after the pandemic prevented an historic return of Rally New Zealand, today Auckland has been confirmed to host a round of the 2022 World Rally Championship*. Read more »

Billie Eilish – 3rd & Final Auckland & Brisbane + 4th & Final Melbourne Shows Added: All Shows On Sale TODAY

Press Release – Mushroom Group

Tickets for Billie Eilish’s upcoming Happier Than Ever, The World Tour of Australia and New Zealand in September 2022 go on sale today. Read more »

Vaping Risks Creating A New Generation Of Nicotine Addicts

Press Release – Hapai Te Hauora

A leading public health agency says the growing number of teenage vapers is a real problem, and the government needs to act now to prevent the creation of a new generation of nicotine addicts. Read more »

Salmonella Dub Feat: Tiki Taane To Headline BOI 2022

Press Release – Jacman Entertainment

Aotearoa’s Dub & Bass heavyweights, SALMONELLA DUB, will headline Northland’s BOI Music Festival this January when the festival returns to Waitangi on Saturday 29 January (Auckland Anniversary Weekend). The massive lineup also features rapper Read more »

65 Community Cases Of COVID-19; 1 New Case In Managed Isolation; More Than 68,000 Vaccines Administered Yesterday

Press Release – Ministry of Health

15 October 

There are 65new community cases today. As at 11am, 34 of these cases are linked, 10 are household contacts, and 31 remain unlinked with investigations continuing to help determine their connection tothe currentoutbreak. Read more »

Terror-Fi Film Festival To Celebrate Its Fifth Anniversary With ‘in Cinema’ And ‘online’ Screenings

Press Release – Terror-Fi Film Festival

The Terror-Fi Film Festival turns five this year and launched its 2021 line-up this week; with Wellington tickets on sale now. Read more »

The Broken Heartbreakers Sign To Nadia Reid’s Label, Release Single ‘We’re All Looking Up’

Press Release – Foundry Music

Today, Ōtepoti indie-folk band Read more »

Inspiring Kiwi Youth To Say #YESTOSUCCESS – On Māori+

Press Release – Maori Television

A nationwide high school book tour by an inspirational Māori role model is the subject of an eight-part web series – #YESTOSUCCESS – launching exclusively on Māori Television’s MĀORI+ app and website this Monday 18 October 2021. Read more »