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Day two hundred and eighty nine: Matilda the Musical

Matilda the Musical, created by the Royal Shakespeare Company has been an international success story. The musical has won multiple awards and played in front of sell out audiences in the UK, Australia and the US. The story is inspired … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and eighty eight: Its Wynyard Quarters Birthday

It is hard to believe but Wynyard Quarter is about to celebrate its sixth birthday this weekend. The popular waterfront area has grown in the past six years with no signs of slowing down. To celebrate, an action packed day … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and eighty seven: Matariki Light Trail

Here is a great little event that kicks off this weekend celebrating Matariki. Now into its fifth year the Matariki Light Path opens on the 1st of July on Maybury Reserve, Glen Innes. Maori themed fairy lights will illuminate the … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and eighty six: GABS 2017

The second running of the ‘Great Australasian Beer Spectapular’ kicks off at the Greenlane ASB Showgrounds tomorrow evening. The beer, cider and food festival hit our shores in 2016 hard on the heels of hugely successful events in Sydney and … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and eighty four: Satya Spice and Chai Shop

One of Aucklands best kept secrets bars is no longer that secret. When the Satya Spice and Chai Shop opened its doors last year the little alleyway next to the Satya restaurant was full on intrigue. Now it seems everyone … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and eighty three: Lightbells

Head over to Aotea Square and experience the 6 metre high structure ‘Lightbells’ sculptured by Auckland based composer and sound designer Thomas Press. “Lightbells’ comes to life when its ropes are pulled exposing the structures bells with beams of light. … Continue reading

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Day two hundred and eighty two: Sawmill Brewery

For a number of years the team at the Sawmill Brewery have been brewing out of the old Sawmill just out of Leigh. The Sawmill Cafe became quite an institution, with live gigs, great food and some fantastic accommodation options. … Continue reading

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