Monthly Archives: March 2012

Day eighty nine: The New Zealand Beer Festival

The New Zealand Beer Festival is on the move for 2012. Building on the success of last year’s event the festival will be held this Saturday 31 March at The Cloud on the Auckland waterfront. 24 breweries will be on … Continue reading

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Day eighty eight: Botswana Butchery

Thursday the 22nd of March saw the opening of Auckland’s latest waterfront dining experience, the strangely named Botswana Butchery. Occupying the space that was once home to Cin Cin in the Auckland Ferry Building, the Botswana Butchery will be looking … Continue reading

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Day eighty seven: St Patricks Day in Auckland

This Saturday is of course the 17th of March and St Patricks Day, the day when the world pretends they are Irish! The bonus this year of course being the fact that most of us can recover on Sunday and … Continue reading

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Day eighty six: Volvo Ocean Race

Round the World Yachting action has returned to Auckland when leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean race finished in the City of Sails yesterday. The Viaduct harbour has been transformed into the official race village, where live entertainment will be … Continue reading

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Day eighty five: Degas to Dali

Not that anyone needs an excuse to visit the Auckland Art Gallery after the recent refurbishments but if you do here it is. Degas to Dali marks the first international exhibition since the Gallery has been reopened. Starting this Saturday … Continue reading

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