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  • Negroni Week at QT

    Thursday 1st September - Friday 30th September
    @ Various locations around New Zealand

  • Hitchcock's 'North by Northwest' Is Coming to the Auckland Stage and Starring a Bevvy of Local Celebs

    'Westside's' Antonia Prebble and 'Shortland Street's' Ryan O'Kane are taking the titular roles in the new production — with the cast list reading like a who's who of local talent.

  • The Last Supermoon of 2022 Will Be Visible in the Skies Down Under Tonight (and Tomorrow Morning)

    Take a gander at August's 'sturgeon' full moon, which'll peak at 11.35 am AEST on Friday, August 12.

  • Israeli Chef Yotam Ottolenghi Is Finally Bringing His Latest Speaking Tour Down Under in 2023

    The trailblazing chef, author and restaurateur's chef will head to Australia and New Zealand in January.

  • The Cosiest Auckland Bars to Warm Up in This Winter

    Beat the winter blues with some warming booze.

  • 2022's Biggest Supermoon Has Hit the Skies Down Under — and It'll Be Visible Until Friday Morning

    Spend tonight looking up.

  • Seven of the Best Ramen Spots Around Auckland for When You Need to Warm Your Bones

    Because you can't beat a giant bowl of piping-hot bowl of noodles and broth when the weather gets cold.

  • Wellington's First Movenpick Hotel Has Just Opened with a Signature Daily Chocolate Hour

    With chocolate treats galore and ice cream sundaes available 24/7, this new hotel offering in the heart of Wellington is offering sweet-toothed travellers the stay of dreams.

  • Creative Powerhouses the Katayanagi Twins on Their Favourite Spots in Auckland

    From brews to views, the powerhouse creative duo share their favourite spots in the city.

  • Eight New Zealand Hair Salons to Hit Up When You're Prepping for a Big Event

    Here's where you need to go when you want to look good (as hell).

  • Krispy Kreme Is Giving Away a Massive 10,000 Free Doughnuts This Friday

    What's better than sweet glazed doughnuts? Free sweet glazed doughnuts.

  • Elemental Nights

    Friday 15th July - Friday 29th July
    @ Auckland Town Hall

  • Five Ways You Can Commemorate ANZAC Day in Auckland

    Tip your hat by rising early to conquer a volcano, catch a light show on the Harbour Bridge or explore a free exhibition dedicated to our rich ANZAC history.

  • Seven Hotels in Sydney's CBD for When You Want to Treat Yourself to an Australian City Break

    Looking for a hotel that'll make you feel good about hitting snooze? We've found it.

  • Assembly Label's Online Warehouse Sale

    Monday 7th March - Wednesday 9th March
    @ Online

  • Five Stunning Locally Made Jigsaw Puzzles for When Boredom Strikes (Again)

    Got too much time to kill? Instead of flicking on the TV, give these beautiful, brain-tickling gems a go.

  • The Impressive Geminids Meteor Shower Will Be Visible in New Zealand This Month

    The spectacular starry event only happens once a year — and it'll be at its peak overnight between December 14 and 15.

  • Six Simple Whisky Serves for Every Type of Event You'll Be Hosting This Summer

    These easy-to-make tipples will impress no matter the occasion.

  • MOTAT Drive-In Christmas Movies

    Friday 24th December
    @ MOTAT

  • The Historic Leonids Meteor Shower Is Soaring Through the Sky This Month

    Head outside and look up.

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