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Sarah Templeton

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  • Superette and No Ugly Have Teamed Up to Create a Bottled Passionfruit Margarita

    Superette founder Ricki Dee is a huge fan of a passionfruit marg — so much so, she's developed her own.

  • New Zealand Is Moving to Orange Tonight, So Hospitality Limits Are Ditched and Dance Floors Are Back

    Under orange, there are no indoor capacity limits and the 'seated and separated' rule for bars, cafes and restaurants is no more.

  • Iconic Kiwi Restaurant Chain Lone Star Has Opened Its First Hotel Restaurant

    You can order some of the restaurant's iconic dishes like Dixie Chicken, Lassoo of Hog and the Redneck Ribs directly to your room.

  • New Zealand's Dogs Can Now Wear High-Fashion, High-Vis Clothing When Walking at Night

    A chihuahua in lime? Fabulous.

  • Graze Wine Bar

    95 Upland Road
    Wellington

  • Drinking Chocolate Easter Menu

    Tuesday 5th April - Tuesday 26th April
    @ The Library Wellington

  • A 67 Million-Year-Old T-Rex Skeleton Is Coming to Auckland in an Incredibly Rare New Exhibition

    It's the first time this ultra-rare, visually stunning T-Rex fossil has ever been on display in Aotearoa — or the world.

  • A Breathtaking Multimedia Exhibition of Salvador Dali's Work Is Coming to New Zealand This Year

    From the team who bought you the ultra-successful 'Van Gogh Alive', this new multimedia exhibit is set to take you on a journey through the life of one of the world's most prolific surrealist artists.

  • I Just Learned Vogel's New Bread and Butter Ice Cream is an April Fool's Joke and I'm Devastated

    Make it real Vogel's, you cowards.

  • Scapegrace Has Launched Their First-Ever Canned Gin RTD Just in Time for the Weekend

    Flavoured with ruby red grapefruit and hibiscus, this is the first canned-gin product from the popular local spirits distiller.

  • Belén Vegan Bakery

    Masons Lane
    Wellington

    T +64 4-280 0132

  • Scapegrace Has Launched a New Extremely Limited Edition Vodka Range Using Yuzu Lemon and Umeshu Plum

    Flavoured by fruit grown by a husband and wife duo in Horowhenua, only 2500 bottles of this vodka have been released nationwide.

  • A Brand-New Luxury Hilton Hotel Is Opening in Karaka South of Auckland This Week

    Boasting a cocktail bar, a pool and celeb chef Mark Southon at the restaurant's helm, this luxe new hotel offering is just 25 minutes out of the city.

  • New Zealand Is Scrapping Outdoor Gathering Limits, Vaccine Passes and Easing Indoor Density Caps From Friday

    A big shake-up to the rules at red is set to be welcome news for festival organisers and hospitality owners.

  • Annual Vino Celebration Winetopia Is Returning to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch This Year

    Whether you're partial to a premium drop or you want to improve your knowledge beyond sub-$10 cleanskins, this two-day festival has it all.

  • Fashion Label Untouched World Has Just Been Crowned One of the World's Most Sustainable Brands

    Out of thousands of international applicants, a local fashion brand using wool sourced sustainably from a high country Canterbury sheep farm has come out on top.

  • New Zealand Is Reopening Its Borders to Double-Vaccinated Tourists Next Month

    Australian holidaymakers will be able to arrive in NZ without isolating from mid-April, before tourists from visa waiver countries follow suit in May.

  • Smells Like Outer Space

    Friday 18th March - Sunday 20th March
    @ Thomas King Observatory

  • The Facialist Has Brought Back Its Facial in a Box to Turn Your Home Into a Spa During Iso

    Light a candle, put on the team's specially curated Spotify playlist and turn your bathroom into a spa-like haven.

  • Duck Island and Wellington Chocolate Factory Have Joined Forces to Create an Ambrosia-Themed Block

    Love dessert? You're going to want to get your hands on this.

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