Local Events

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

Nostalgia Festival 2019 – Christchurch

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Christchurch Street

Enjoy a day of musical, artistic and gastronomic delights at Christchurch’s Nostalgia Festival this February. Held among the historic grounds of the Ferrymead Heritage Park, the Nostalgia Festival is a celebration of great food, creative arts and crafts and entertainment – fun for the whole family. When Is It? 12:30 pm to 8 pm on Saturday (read more)

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Things To Do In Christchurch This Christmas 2018

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

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 2018 – 2019

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

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 2018

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

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 2018 (read more)

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Matariki Festival 2018

Friday, June 29th, 2018

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 2018

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

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 2018

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

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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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Auckland Lantern Festival 2018

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Chinese Lanterns

Be entertained and celebrate the arrival of the Chinese Year of the Dog 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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NZ Bike Expo Christchurch

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Cyclists On Track

Part of Christchurch’s month long ‘Biketober’ celebration of cycling the NZ Bike Expo is the ultimate go-to destination for all things bike related this October. The dedicated cycling event will showcase a wide range of bike products and services from retailers, suppliers, cycling organisations and bike tour operators all over New Zealand. Whether you are looking (read more)

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Highlife New Years Day – Auckland

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Following a worldwide trend towards celebrating New Year’s Day as well as New Year’s Eve, seasoned event organisers Highlife are bringing an epic New Year’s Day celebration to New Zealand this January 2018. With a line-up that includes both local and international DJs, talented musicians, singers, dancers and various performers, the event will be the (read more)

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