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A unique Artworks

I was walking along Darwin waterfront the other day I saw this unusually new artworks – in the shape of refrigerators. Yes, you read it right. A artworks using your friendly Fridge and they called this Darwin Fridge Festival. The artworks was scattered around the Waterfront and you should see it. According to the organizer, The … Continue reading

Hooray for Wellywood! Airport backs Wellywood’s future

Our friend from Wellington International Airport Louise Murray just sent me an email regarding the plans to erect a Hollywood-style sign on the Miramar peninsula celebrating the location of the heart of New Zealand’s burgeoning film industry, "Wellywood". "Wellington Airport is a big supporter of the capital’s film industry. It’s a relationship that has steadily … Continue reading

It's been one helluva fest!

The last New Zealand Fringe Festival ended with a question mark over its head about whether it would continue. It did, it rocked, and it will continue. Now Fringe 2010 has ended with a glorious bag with the naming of the best of all there is in 2010 and a new inductee for the Fringe … Continue reading

The Love Ball, supported by De Beers

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Love Ball, Natalia Vodianova and Lucy Yeomans, Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar UK, last February 24 hosted The Love Ball, proudly supported by De Beers in aid of the Naked Heart Foundation. Natalia Vodianova was radiant in a stunning De Beers necklace made of pear-cut diamonds, totalling over 122 … Continue reading

Local designers launch streetwear e-store

The Auckland pair behind label 21Grams, Andrew McCulloch and Shaun Bay, have launched a new e-store that sells a variety of streetwear fashion brands. “Online shopping is becoming more popular and getting easier for the consumer to utilize,” says McCulloch. “I mean, who doesn’t want to be able to buy the latest gear without having … Continue reading

WOMAD NZ 2010 compilation CD is out Now

Can’t wait for WOMAD – experience the sounds of WOMAD New Zealand 2010 on the newly released compilation CD, WOMAD NZ 2010: Sounds of the Planet. The CD is the official compilation released ahead of the three-day festival which takes place 12-14 March 2010 at Brooklands Park and TSB Bowl, New Plymouth. Providing a snapshot … Continue reading

Fringe on Fire

      There were flames, exploding cakes, jaw-dropping performances and plenty of cocktails when the New Zealand Fringe Festival launched its 20th birthday programme last night. The launch of the Fringe 2010 programme was the feature of the evening, showcasing 80 shows that span the genres of comedy, theatre, music, dance and visual arts … Continue reading

Whales, Time Travel and Coming of Age

Three celebrated international authors are now joining award-winning New Zealand writers in an already glittering line-up at the 2010 New Zealand Post Writers and Readers Week from 9-14 March. The New Zealand International Arts Festival announced today the participation of 2009 Samuel Johnson Prize winner Philip Hoare, from the United Kingdom, The Time Traveler’s Wife … Continue reading

Toast Fashion : Nothing says be my valentine better than precious gems…

Valentines Day is soon to be upon us and romance is in the air – so why not show the person you love how much you care by entering the HOTmilk Valentines Day competition? During February, purchase any item of ravishing HOTmilk lingerie and you can enter the draw to be in to win 1 … Continue reading

Two In A Row!!

Two in a row !! Why? Firstly, I was nominated for the 4th Wellingtonista Awards for the Wellingtonian contribution to the Internet through my Video Blog Thesidestrip last November 30. Voting is still open from now through to midday on December 15th. Please Vote for me And  the Awards Ceremony, which will be at Mighty … Continue reading