Local Events

It is good to catch the local events as you travel through New Zealand. Read through and find out more.

Highlife New Years Eve 2019 – Auckland

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Celebrating New Year’s Eve in style seasoned event organisers Highlife are bringing an epic New Year’s Eve celebration to New Zealand for 2019. With a line-up that includes both local and international DJs, talented musicians, singers, dancers and various performers, the event will be the hit for New Zealander’s this summer. Along with the amazing (read more)

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Things To Do In Christchurch This Christmas 2019

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Christchurch Tramway

Looking for something to do with the family in Christchurch this Christmas season? Check out some of the festive events happening in Christchurch during December 2010.

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Summer Activities Auckland 2019 – 2020

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Aerial View Over Waitemata Harbour

With beautiful sandy beaches, hot sunny days and water everywhere you turn, summertime in Auckland is simply the best time to get the most out of this amazing city. Explore the sights and sounds of New Zealand’s ‘city of sails’ and soak up some sun this summer in Auckland. Read on for our suggestions on (read more)

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8 Things To Do In Auckland For Christmas 2019

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Christmas Shop Window

Auckland is one of the best places to spend Christmas in New Zealand and offers a wide range of activities, entertainment and shopping experiences for all ages. In Auckland this Christmas and looking for the best things to do over the festive season? Check out our handy guide and make the most of your 2019 (read more)

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New Zealand Fashion Week 2019

Friday, July 26th, 2019

Fashion Show Catwalk

Easily the most important event on New Zealand’s fashion calendar for the year, NZ Fashion Week 2019 is once again almost underway. Monday the 26 August marks the official start to action packed week, with trade buyers and media attending by invite only through to Thursday 29 August. From Friday the 30 August it’s the (read more)

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Matariki Festival 2019

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

The Pleiades

It’s nearly time to celebrate Matariki here in New Zealand, traditionally a time to mark the beginning of the Māori New Year. Festivities are held all around the country, bringing people together to acknowledge new beginnings and also to reflect on the past. What Is Matariki? Matariki is the Maori name used to describe the (read more)

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Dunedin Midwinter Carnival 2019

Friday, April 26th, 2019

St Paul's Cathedral Dunedin

Celebrate winter in all its glory by heading to Dunedin for their annual Midwinter Carnival this June. Kicking off at 5:30pm, carnival goers can enjoy food stalls, street performers, a children’s merry-go-round and a live band, and other exciting entertainment including a grande finale fireworks display. The highlight of the evening, the Carnival Procession starts (read more)

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Winter Activities Auckland 2019

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019


If you’re looking for something to do in and around Auckland this winter, check out these activities and events that you can enjoy no matter what the weather is like.

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Chinese New Year Celebrations Auckland

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Dragon Dance Chinatown

People all across the world begin celebrations for the 2019 Chinese New Year (CNY) during late January early February every year. The Chinese New Year festivities in New Zealand set in motion the beginning of a series of events, activities, entertainment and fun for the whole family as well as holding cultural and historical significance. (read more)

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Auckland Lantern Festival 2019

Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Chinese Lanterns

Be entertained and celebrate the arrival of the Chinese Year of the Pig at the Auckland Lantern Festival. Held annually, the festival serves as the grand finale to ongoing Chinese New Year celebrations and is a dazzling display of art, culture and delicious foods all rolled into one fantastic family friendly event. Regularly attracting upwards (read more)

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