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Plunket Shield returns for final game at Eden Park

Published: Wed 20 Feb 2019 10:38 AM
The Auckland Aces are back in Plunket Shield mode ahead of their final home game of the season tomorrow. They host the Otago Volts at Eden Park Outer Oval. The match sees the return of BLACKCAPS test opener Jeet Raval before the test series against ... Read more...

Applications open for Michael King Writer’s Fellowship

Published: Wed 20 Feb 2019 10:16 AM
Creative New Zealand is inviting applications for the prestigious Michael King Writer’s Fellowship. Read more...

Smith rolling on towards Goldies win No 6?

Published: Wed 20 Feb 2019 09:55 AM
Champion shearer Rowland Smith is likely to be the warmest favourite ever to win the Golden Shears Open final next week after an unbeaten record in 10 competitions in four weeks. Read more...

Ozzy Osbourne Tour Cancellation / Judas Priest Still To Play

Published: Wed 20 Feb 2019 09:52 AM
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter OZZY OSBOURNE today announced the cancellation of his Australian, New Zealand and Japanese tour dates next month. This follows the recent postponement of Ozzy’s entire UK ... Read more...

Spark Sport launching in early March

Published: Wed 20 Feb 2019 08:52 AM
Spark Sport is launching in early March with a one-month free trial for those who sign up to the service, to give sports fans the opportunity to check out the new way of enjoying sport in New Zealand for free. Following a free trial, access to ... Read more...

Kids’ ideas sought for roadmap to the future

Published: Tue 19 Feb 2019 05:04 PM
Getting young people to share their ideas and dreams for the future is behind a new creative competition being run in Taranaki. The Taranaki 2050 Creative Challenge invites children from across Taranaki to draw, write, film and share what they think ... Read more...

Central Districts Field Days has something for everyone

Published: Tue 19 Feb 2019 04:26 PM
More than 26,000 people are expected to flock to Manfeild in Feilding this month for New Zealand’s largest regional agricultural event, Central Districts Field Days. Read more...

NZ screenwriter holds workshop

Published: Tue 19 Feb 2019 03:28 PM
Kathryn Burnett (Fresh, Eggs, The Cul de Sac, Shelved) has to be one of NZ’s busiest screenwriters and she’s sharing everything she knows with aspiring screenwriters during her intensive 2-day workshop this March. Read more...

Woman in Blue Short Film

Published: Tue 19 Feb 2019 02:33 PM
Woman in Blue is a New Zealand short film about an ex-policewoman who relives her memories from a dementia ward. The film is shooting in March in Wellington and the cast includes Tanea Heke, Jim Moriarty and Acushla-Tara Kupe. Read more...

Asian Events Trust Recipient of ANZ Migrant Community Award

Published: Tue 19 Feb 2019 02:10 PM
Wellington’s Asian Events Trust has been awarded ANZ’s Migrant Community Spirit Award for their support and development of migrant communities at the annual ANZ Lunar New Year event, held in Auckland on Friday 15 February 2019. Read more...
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