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Jetstar announces direct service from Wellington to the Gold Coast

Central New Zealanders looking for a sunny escape will soon be able to hop over to the Gold Coast as Jetstar has announced a new direct service from Wellington to Coolangatta. Today’s announcement by Jetstar and Wellington Airport sees the beginning of the airline’s long awaited introduction of low cost, trans-Tasman services out of Wellington … Continue reading

Wellington Welcomes the World

The biennial New Zealand Festival has launched its 2014 line-up – announcing a programme that promises 24 days and nights of the best art, performance and literature from around the world. Started in 1986, the Festival is characterised by its unique scale and diversity, as well as its promise to push boundaries and pursue the … Continue reading

Best job in the World

I’ve been working in the Hospitality Industry since I arrived here in New Zealand six year ago and felt in love with it.What I like in the Industry ? There’s a lot of challenges from Food and Beverage up to the Front office operation. Being a member of Association of Rooms Division Executives of New Zealand … Continue reading

WOW to the Max!!

FOUR days to go before the Brancott Estae World of Wearable Art(WoW) Awards to be held at the TSB Bank Arena on August  26. I already received my ticket courtesy of Ms. Rebecca  Egerton  of Wellington City Council and Ms.  Tanya Beswick , Marketing and Media Co-ordinator of World of  WearableArt Ltd. I’m pretty excited … Continue reading

Wellington on a Plate : Food Hero

As part of Wellington on a Plate, I was lucky enough to witness the Moore Wilson’s Food Hero with over 30 leading  Wellington Food heroes under one roof. The event  kick off from 9am to 2pm with live music and during the occasion Ruth Pretty is serving delicious morning magic in a beef short rib … Continue reading

Rocking the Airport

    The Coolest Little Capital in the World – Willington City will also showcase to the World the unique  Wellington Airport New Terminal called “The Rock”. As one of the New Zealand’s Most complex and challenging construction project, according to Impact Project Management. Impact project Management director Garth Palmer said , The Rock required … Continue reading

Ready to Rock

The Rock, Wellington Airport ’s bold new terminal development has arrived and today hosted its first group of high fliers during its official opening function.  The Prime Minister of New Zealand the Honourable John Key was there to declare Wellington Airport as Ready to Rock for the 2011 Rugby World Cup. The Rock was the … Continue reading


Show your support for the Child Cancer Foundation with this stylish Limited Edition gemstone necklace. Kagi has once again teamed up with the Child Cancer Foundation to produce this fundraiser necklace, available for $175. Each gemstone in the necklace has been hand selected for its nurturing abilities, such as quartz for harmony and turquoise for … Continue reading


Heading over the ditch for the Sydney Film Festival has proved a successful outing for BOY after it was officially announced today that BOY has won the 2010 Audience Award for Fiction Feature Film.  This is the first time in twenty years a New Zealand film has won the Audience Award at the Sydney Film … Continue reading

The winner of the inaugural NZSA/Pindar Publishing Prize Announcement

‘Judging the inaugural NZSA/Pindar Prize for an unpublished manuscript was a fascinating and challenging exercise,’reports novelist and short story writer Graeme Lay, one of the three judges of the award. The other two judges were Mia Yardley, Editorial Manager of Pindar New Zealand and Linda Herrick, Arts and Books editor of the New Zealand Herald. … Continue reading