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  • Ngaa Hua o te Rito: Fruits From Fibre

    The inaugural exhibition from the weavers who belong to Te Roopu Raranga Whatu o Aotearoa showcases taonga (treasures) woven from a variety of fibres used traditionally by our tuupuna (ancestors). Taane Mahuta (God of the forest) is an… Read more

  • Explore, Experience, Enjoy

    Welcome to the 18th annual Hamilton Gardens' Arts Festival, an event bursting with all things creative across all Arts genres. Sing, laugh, cheer, dance and celebrate the Arts in February 2017 in the unparalleled venues of the internationally… Read more

  • The New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award and exhibition for 2017

    The Waikato Society of Arts presents The New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award and exhibition for 2017 in the Gardens Pavilion. Our judge this year is Roger Boyce, a well-known painter and University of Canterbury, Ilam Art School… Read more

  • Activisms - Waikato Contemporary Dance Project

    Waikato Contemporary Dance Projects Trust presents Activisms. The free show is specifically choreographed for the Sustainable Backyard Garden, this site-specific work showcases the use of the entire space with astounding agility. Location: Sustainable Backyard Garden Performances: Sunday 19 Feb @ 11am… Read more

  • Sunset Symphony is the must-do event of the year!

    An evening of music and celebration, as part of the Hamilton Gardens festival this is your opportunity to enjoy wonderful Orchestral music as the sun goes down culminating in fireworks choreographed to the finale. 'A Viennese Midsummer Night'… Read more


How To Promote Your Creative Work Workshops

Thank you to everyone who attended an Artillery workshop in  2016. We roll on into 2017 with Promoting Your Creative Work starting on February 2nd in Taupō. This workshop will arm you with what you need to promote your projects well while… Read more


Orchestrating Outcomes Interactive Workshop

Excellence in teams works when there is a conjunction of a worthwhile goal, inspiring leadership, depth of talent, mutual respect, and focused preparation.  To demonstrate this, Orchestras Central Trust has stepped up to give a completely new perspective to the… Read more


Elwyn Stone: And When He Was Called, He Went

The Wallace Gallery Morrinsville would like to welcome you to view the following exhibition; Wallace Gallery  Main Gallery 1st February-19th March 2017 Opening Saturday 4th February, 2017 (11 am - 1 pm) Elwyn Stone: And When He… Read more

Featured Events

Foxy Ladies Frock ( Clothes) Swap Number Two

March 11, 2017

Bring your unwanted clothes, shoes, bags, accessories, hats etc and give them away. Others will do the same. You may walk in… Read more

Future City Festival 2017

March 3, 2017

Future City Festival 2017 is an underground music festival that will be held over two days, Friday and Saturday 3rd and 4th… Read more

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32nd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

January 24, 2017

The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition (CIFAC) is marking its 32nd year of celebrating artists and extraordinary art from around the globe… Read more

New Maori contemporary art gallery sets up in Rangiriri

January 24, 2017

Its home to a historical Pā site and the famous Rangiriri Tavern but Te Ahorangi Totorewa hopes to see his new Maori… Read more

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