The sound of silence

Hundreds of hours have gone into Asher Wadsworth’s animated silent film Insomnia. The 17-year-old from Te Puna has drawn every frame of the three... Read More

Ghosts on bikes!

Pāpāmoa’s Powerco Pedal and Pump event at the end of October will follow a uniquely Halloween theme with plenty of opportunities to win bikes... Read More

What‘s on - art, open day and Super Saturday

Good morning and welcome to Super Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine... Read More

Katikati Festival continues month of events

If you haven't been out to Katikati this month, now is your chance to explore and enjoy a fascinating array of art and entertainment as part of the... Read More

Short films invading Tauranga

A Darth Vader helmet, a blue tongue lizard and a 1972 Chevrolet Constantia don’t sound like the ingredients of a sweet movie about relationships.... Read More

Bay Dreams 2022 cancelled, replaced with DnB

Bay Dreams 2022 has been cancelled but will be replaced with an electronic line up. The announcement has been posted to both the Bay Dreams-North Island... Read More

Tauranga foodie festival returns

Forget picnics in the park - dust off your summer dresses and hats and get ready to drink, dine and dance, because Tauranga’s boutique food and... Read More

Young filmmakers selected for IYSFF nationals

Eight films created by students from Tauranga Girls’ College, Bethlehem College and Selwyn Ridge primary School have been selected for the finals... Read More

Rotorua projects delayed by Auckland lockdown

Many of Rotorua's major projects, such as the lakefront, aquatic centre and Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre, have been delayed due effects... Read More

What‘s on - disco, art expo, vegan market

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine day,... Read More

Dance school names first FAME award winner

The FAME Trust, in partnership with the Acorn Foundation, is pleased to announce its first Emerging Practitioner Award at the New Zealand School of Dance. In... Read More

Cherry-ful windows in Greerton

The winner of this year’s Greerton Cherry Blossom Window Dressing Competition is Centrepoint Opportunity Shop. Their window features a Japanese... Read More

Siblings‘ compositions win national awards

Thomas and Eva Bedggood have been playing music together since they were young children and they’re excited to share the experience of taking part... Read More

Trio of dynamic extroverts taking over X Space

For those who like a little violin, cello and piano to round out their Sunday, the Ghost Trio will be performing some classical ‘classics’... Read More

What‘s on - ninja knits, motorcycles, and music

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a day that is... Read More