Competitions: The Winners - Golden Piwa Awards 2015


From thousands of votes, the winners in the 2015 Golden Piwa Awards have been crowned!

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Stories: Living the Dream in Twizel


Twizel sprang into being in 1968, as a town for workers on the hydro scheme. Now it's a fantastic base for holidays, with lakes, cycleways and Aoraki on the doorstep. Michelle Paterson tells us about bringing retro character to a hydro cottage.

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Guides: Guide to New Zealand’s top wine regions


Which wine region will you escape to?

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Events: Reggae by the River 2015


Reggae By The River returns to Taupo, with Trinity Roots, The Black Seeds and Tomorrow People playing Riverside Park.

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Reggae by the River 2015 
Wed, December 30, 2015
Riverside Park & Unison Amphitheatre, Redoubt Street, Taupo

Nelson Arts Festival 2015 
Wed, October 14, 2015 - Mon, October 26, 2015
Various venues around Nelson

Waiheke Walking Festival 2015 
Sat, November 14, 2015 - Sun, November 22, 2015
Various locations around Waiheke Island

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