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Sarah Templeton


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  • A Giant Exhibition of Frida Kahlo and Diego Reviera's Works Is Opening at Auckland Art Gallery This Spring

    The exciting exhibition of one of modern art's most recognisable figures arrives in Auckland this spring — and Auckland Art Gallery is throwing a series of parties to celebrate.

  • The Little Cookie Shop

    45 Tory Street

    T +64 4 385 6652

  • New Zealand's First $100 Million Costco Is Opening This Week — Here's What to Expect

    After months of rumours and COVID-related delays, the 14,000sqm superstore is finally here.

  • Beloved Bowling Club Pop-Up Damascus Has Just Opened a Brick and Mortar Eatery in Wellington's CBD

    A fresh new fit-out but the same delicious Middle Eastern food locals know and love.

  • Art in the City Will Fill Auckland's CBD with a Series of Colourful Exhibitions and Installations This Spring

    Ten exciting art-filled days are set to bring some life back into the city entre.

  • Auckland Museum's 67-Million-Year-Old T-Rex Skeleton 'Peter' Is Now Staying Until the End of 2023

    Consider this your incentive to make another trip to see Peter in the flesh (so to speak).

  • Boneface Tavern

    13 Pirie Street

    T +64 4 213 6011

  • Stolen Girlfriends Club's Lush New Flagship Store Has Just Opened in Wellington

    With decked-out silver interior and luxe pink changing rooms, this is a shopping experience worth leaving the house for.

  • A Definitive List of the Seven Best Restaurants in Auckland as Chosen by Concrete Playground

    From a famously fabulous modern Indian eatery to an Italian-inspired nook on K' Road — these are the eateries we'd recommend to a friend (you, dear reader).

  • Blossom Valley

    Wednesday 7th September - Sunday 2nd October
    @ Aston Norwood Garden Centre & Nursery

  • Rita Ora, Benee and Shapeshifter Will Headline This Year's Women's Rugby World Cup Matches at Eden Park

    See our women's rugby team in action, eat some delicious food and see some bangers performed live — sounds like all the ingredients for an epic day out to us.

  • 'At Thresholds' at the City Gallery

    Saturday 3rd September - Sunday 4th December
    @ City Gallery Wellington

  • Synthony Is Heading to Auckland Domain Next Year for a Seven-Hour All-Ages Outdoor Festival

    Aotearoa's biggest orchestral dance concert is heading outdoors.

  • Jetstar Is Giving Away Free Flights This Week in These Giant Gift Boxes Hidden Around New Zealand

    Solve the clues, hunt down the giant orange boxes and you could score free flights to Rarotonga, Sydney, Queenstown, the Gold Coast and more.

  • Rosé All Day 2022

    Saturday 26th November
    @ Courtenay Creative

  • Pics' New Smunchy Peanut Butter Is a Cross Between Smooth and Crunchy to Stop Fights at Home

    Designed to put an end to the classic 'smooth versus crunchy' debate — or perhaps just throw another spanner in the works.

  • TEEKS Will Perform on a Unique Stage For His First Arena Show at Spark This Spring

    The soulful Māori crooner will perform on an in-the-round stage, giving fans a 360-degree concert experience.

  • 'Drag Race' Legends Jinkx Monsoon, Monet X Change and Trinity the Tuck Will Tour Australia and NZ in 2023

    'Drag Race' fans prepare yourselves — three icons are en route next year.

  • Shapeshifter and Fat Freddy's Drop Are Once Again Headlining Summer Haze in Tauranga and Matakana

    Because it's not summer until you're grooving to 'Wandering Eye' or 'In Colour' in a park with your friends.

  • Bar Albert, Auckland's Highest Rooftop Bar Is Finally Here and Offering Jaw-Dropping Views of the City

    Sip your cocktail with sky-high city views — a jaw-dropping 38 floors up.

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