Self drive cars

If you’re in any doubt about the reliability of self-driving cars you may want to keep clear of the roads in Tauranga today! Volvo and NZTA are carrying out the demonstration on a 15km stretch of road.  An automated vehicle will be demonstrated for the first time on a New Zealand road…and its all set…

Hamilton Cuisine

Cuisine from around the world! If you are lost for dinner ideas this winter, travel around the world by visiting the Hamilton City Night Markets. Taste your way from Asia to Europe! The Hamilton Night Markets has a variety of food stalls as well as local art and crafts on display. Bring the kids and…

Tough guy and girl challenge

Think you’re tough? Think you’re Fit? Think you can take on the ultimate kiwi challenge? If you want to get down and dirty, grab a team of family or friends and enter the Hamilton Ultimate Tough Guy and Girl Challenge. This event will be held in Hamilton the 11th and 12th of June and is…

Royal New Zealand Ballet presents Giselle

19th August Municipal Theatre Napier   While visiting Napier in the month of August come and enjoy a night out watching the beautiful show of Giselle. Former RNZB artistic director Ethan Stiefel’s brings this story to life and the show first toured New Zealand in 2012. Giselle also got turned into a feature film by…

Papamoa Hills Night Walk 2016!

The two dates to remember this month are the 17th and 18th of June. The event is the annual Papamoa Hills Night walk. This is a great fundraising event with all proceeds from the walk going to Breast Cancer Support Services Tauranga Trust.  It is a 5km walk that takes approximately 1 hour with a coffee, cake…

Ice age Live!

Waikato’s Claudelands events centre will be home to one mammoth show this winter! Bring the entire family along on Friday 27th of May 2016 to an ice staking spectacular never to be forgotten, see your favourites from the smash hit Ice Age including Sid, Manny, Diego, and of course Scrat! This live event includes ice…

Winter F.A.W.C (Food and Wine Classic)

3-26 June 2016  The Food and Wine Classic is a massive event in the Hawke’s Bay and a ‘foodies’ dream! Stretched out over four weekends, this amazing event is all about food and wine. With 55 events, each at different locations, F.A.W.C provides some of the best Food and Wine Hawkes Bay has to offer.…

The Fish City Big Four Tournament

The Fish City Big Four Tournament, starting from the 23rd until the 25th April. Over these 3 days anglers will be competing to catch the big four: Snapper, Kahawai, Trevally and Kingfish. The venue for the competition is… anywhere! As long as there is water to fish from! Reel in your biggest catch and show…