Come celebrate with Wynyard Quarter! Auckland’s favourite waterfront neighbourhood is turning seven and there is a fun family day of free activities for your entertainment. Greet the sun with sunrise tai chi, hop onboard the Auckland Tram for a sing-along with the Dixie band, join the circus with Cirque Du Silo, and bring your blankets and picnic lunches to watch a movie at Silo … [Read more...] about Save the Date: Wynyard Quarter is turning 7!
Archives for July 2018
Are we there yet? Women and equality in Aotearoa exhibition at Auckland Museum Are We There Yet? exhibition at Auckland Museum celebrates the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Aotearoa - but how far has New Zealand really come since women gained the vote? This contemporary exhibition examines the successes and speed-bumps of gender equality so far, and where to next. Equal pay, … [Read more...] about Are we there yet? exhibition at Auckland Museum
We have been in the habit of using plastic bags for food shopping, lining our rubbish bins and more. Here are 8 easy alternatives to make it easy to say no to plastic bags.1. Reusable shopping BagsInvest in some reusable bags to keep in your car, so you have them on hand for your supermarket shop. 2. Paper bagsInstead of using the plastic bags for your fruit and veg at the supermarket, use a … [Read more...] about 8 easy alternatives to plastic bags
Tips for visiting Rainbow's End theme park with Kids Rainbow's End is a theme park with thrill rides, family rides and Kidz Kingdom an area of the park for children under 8 years old. There are shows to enjoy on weekends and school and public holidays too. If you are visiting Auckland with kids, we think a visit to Rainbow's End is a must as it is our favourite … [Read more...] about Tips for visiting Rainbow’s End theme park with kids
Windmall Theatre Co's production of the Big Bad Wolf is coming to Auckland for the second week of the July school holidays. What is the Bad Wolf really like? Here is what he had to say: What inspired you to become vegetarian or has this always been your way of life?I’ve always been a vegematarian, ever since I was a little baby wolf. My mumma Grand Wolfmaster used to try and make me eat rabbits … [Read more...] about Q&A: Wolfy from Big Bad Wolf