Monthly Archives: January 2017

Day two hundred and seventy five: Auckland Anniversary Weekend

The first long weekend for 2017 is rapidly approaching. For those sticking around Auckland Anniversary weekend is jammed full of things to do. Here is a selection: Brazilian Day Festival: 28th January 12 to 6pm Rocket Park http://ourauckland.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/articles/events/2017/01/brazilian-day-festival-2017/ Auckland Folk … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and seventy four: North West Wine, Beer & Food Festival 2017

Here is a new festival for 2017 and boy does it look good. The North West Wine, Beer and Food Festival is scheduled to debut on the 11th of February at the Hunting Lodge Wine Estate. Running from 12pm to … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and seventy three: Takapuna Beach Summer Days

Takapuna Beach is set to come alive this weekend with three great events: Friday the 13th of January 2pm-9pm: Jazz and Bean Bags Sit back on a bean bag with a cool drink some food truck supplies and listen to … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and seventy two: Auckland Zoo’s new enclosure

Auckland Zoo has a new space and it is ‘strangely beautiful.’ The new precinct connects to the existing Aussie walkabout enclosure and is home to some of Australia’s strangest creatures. Take a peek at the goliath stick insect, snake-neck turtles, … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and seventy one: Auckland Bike Challenge

Auckland Transport is bringing back the Auckland Bike Challenge for 2017. Running during the month of February, the challenge is designed to get Aucklanders out and about on push bikes. There is also a competitive element to the challenge, with … Continue reading

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