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Lauren Vadnjal


Lauren Vadnjal

Lauren is the editor of Concrete Playground.

  • Blue Planet II Live in Concert

    Friday 9th April - Saturday 10th April
    @ Kiri Te Kanawa Theatre

  • The Wizard's Den

    Wednesday 20th May - Saturday 31st October
    @ The Queens Ferry Tavern

  • In-N-Out Burger Is Popping Up in Auckland Tomorrow

    Go. Queue. Now.

  • Laneway Festival 2020

    Monday 27th January
    @ Albert Park

  • Hawkeye Vintage Luxe Sale

    Friday 13th December - Saturday 14th December
    @ CityLife Auckland

  • A 'Harry Potter'-Themed 'Potions' Bar Is Popping Up in Auckland

    This latest 'Harry Potter'-themed event will see you attend a boozy Hogwarts potions class.

  • A Live Concert of David Attenborough's 'Blue Planet II' Is Coming to New Zealand

    The documentary will be accompanied by a live orchestral score composed by Hans Zimmer.

  • Charli XCX and Earl Sweatshirt Headline Laneway Festival's Huge 2020 Lineup

    Raise a plastic cup to the middle of summer with these big names.

  • Planet Earth II Live in Concert

    Wednesday 22nd May - Thursday 23rd May
    @ Aotea Centre

  • Splendour in the Grass Announces 2019 Lineup Led by Childish Gambino, Chance the Rapper and Tame Impala

    Dust off your gumboots — it's a big one.

  • Laneway Festival 2019

    Monday 28th January
    @ Albert Park

  • Sri Lanka Has Been Named the Number One Country to Visit in 2019 by Lonely Planet

    The island nation has taken the top spot on the annual travel destination list.

  • Nick Cave Is Bringing His Intimate Solo Show to New Zealand

    This new show will see the Aussie music legend blend candid conversation, storytelling and piano solos.

  • A Live Concert of David Attenborough's 'Planet Earth II' Is Coming to Auckland

    The documentary will be accompanied by a live orchestral score composed by Hans Zimmer.

  • Courtney Barnett and Gang of Youths Headline Laneway Festival's Huge 2019 Lineup

    This year, the lineup is filled with some big Aussie names.

  • The New Zealand Government Will Phase Out Single-Use Plastic Bags Over the Next Year

    Soon the bags will disappear form checkouts around the country.

  • Bob Dylan Will Return to New Zealand to Play Two Stadium Shows

    The living legend will return to our shores for two shows that will showcase six decades of songs.

  • Splendour in the Grass Announces 2018 Lineup Led by Kendrick and Lorde

    Dust off your gumboots — it's a big one.

  • Zara Has Finally Launched Its New Zealand Online Store

    Two years after opening its first New Zealand store, the Spanish fashion chain is letting locals shop online.

  • This Pristine Blue Paradise Has Been Named Australia's Best Beach for 2018

    This far north Queensland island beach has topped a list of 11,761.

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