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Last Post Ceremony
Every day at 5pm, a Last Post ceremony is conducted on the forecourt of the National War Memorial in Wellington. The service, which lasts ap.... >>more
Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington
Wednesday 9th September to Sunday 11th November 12.00 am
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Number One Field Punishment
In July 1917 conscientious objector Archibald Baxter was marched from his Wellington prison cell. He was forced up the gangplank of the troo.... >>more
Wellington Museum, Wellington
Sunday 15th January to Sunday 11th November 3.00 pm
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Raw Meat Comedy
The capital's longest running open mic comedy night. Comedy gold and comedy coal, each night is a guaranteed gamble. If you’re trying com.... >>more
The Fringe Bar, Wellington
Monday 5th February to Monday 26th February 1.00 am
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Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War
Te Papa is combining the worlds of movies, model-making, and museums to create an exhibition like no other. Gallipoli: The scale of our war.... >>more
Te Papa, Wellington
Wednesday 30th November to Monday 31st December 3.00 pm
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War in the Holy Lands
100 years ago, our soldiers were part of the army that captured Jerusalem. Their war, fought on horseback across the ancient Holy Lands of S.... >>more
The Great War Exhibition, Wellington
Tuesday 12th December to Tuesday 20th February 2.00 pm
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Meditation & Buddhism 6-week Course
Our six-week course provides instruction in Buddhist meditation including body awareness, mindfulness of the breath and cultivating kindness.... >>more
Wellington Buddhist Centre, Wellington
Monday 12th February to Monday 19th March 12.00 am
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Time Management: Learn How To Do More In Less Time
Time Management An Australasian Leadership Institute 1-Day Workshop - voted Best Training Company in New Zealand* Benefits of attending: .... >>more
Terrace Conference Centre, Wellington
Sunday 18th February to Monday 19th February 3.00 pm
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Funington City
Funington City, established in 2018, is a crazy cardboard city of creativity. It has free parking always, a well-looked after Funtanical Gar.... >>more
Capital E, Wellington
Wednesday 17th January to Sunday 8th April 2.30 pm
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Pub Quiz
Our weekly pub quiz is held every Monday. It starts at 7pm and finishes by 9:30pm so it's not too late if you have a train to catch in the.... >>more
Empire Hotel, Featherston
Monday 19th February to Monday 30th April 12.00 am
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Never Stop Dancing - Dance Fitness Classes
Never Stop Dancing offers 6 awesome Dance Fitness Classes per week in central Wellington with music you love, moves you can master and fanta.... >>more
Mt Cook School, Wellington
Monday 26th September to Monday 17th December 12.30 am
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Stitch and Bitch Knitting Circle
Holy Knit Batman! It’s the Southern Cross Knitting Circle! Come join in—from beginners to experienced knitters. Now you can wile away .... >>more
Southern Cross Garden Bar Restaurant, Wellington
Monday 13th February to Monday 10th December 12.00 am
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Zealandia by Night Tour
Explore Zealandia by torchlight as your guide leads you in search of some of the more distinctive sights and sounds of New Zealand’s nativ.... >>more
ZEALANDIA Eco-Sanctuary, Wellington
Sunday 5th February to Sunday 4th March 1.00 am
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Gavin Hipkins: The Domain
New Zealand artist Gavin Hipkins’ career is characterised by a remarkable fluidity, spanning a wide range of photographic media, from slid.... >>more
The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt
Friday 24th November to Sunday 25th March 3.00 pm
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The Special Effects Course
The 3-week full-time special effects course is perfect for make-up artists wanting to upskill and begin a career in film and TV. The tutors .... >>more
Facepaint Pro Make-up Studio, Raumati
Sunday 18th February to Wednesday 14th March 2.30 pm
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Scribble + Sculpt: Art in Schools
Art and craft have been vital to our education system since the 1940s. The exhibition Scribble + Sculpt shares the story of pioneering tea.... >>more
The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt
Friday 20th October to Sunday 4th March 4.00 pm
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Special Effects Make-Up
The 3 Week Special Effects Course is designed for Make-up Artists who already know the fundamentals in Make-up Application. The course cov.... >>more
Z Health Studio, Paraparaumu
Sunday 18th February to Tuesday 13th March 3.00 pm
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Across From the Court, On the Way to The Mall
Jay Hutchinson is an embroidery artist with a twist. He has a longstanding fascination with street culture, which he expresses in his art wo.... >>more
The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt
Friday 6th October to Sunday 25th February 4.00 pm
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Twilight Tours
Experience Zealandia as it transforms from daylight to twilight during this special guided experience. See birds returning to the sanctuar.... >>more
ZEALANDIA Eco-Sanctuary, Wellington
Friday 3rd November to Saturday 31st March 12.30 am
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Workplace Diversity Training Course
In the new global economy, it is more important than ever to understand how culture affects communication and perception. Improving intercul.... >>more
PD Training Centre, Wellington
Tuesday 14th November to Monday 19th February 2.00 pm
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The Wool Shed Museum
A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - well worth a visit! The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocate.... >>more
Wool Shed Musem, Masterton
Tuesday 31st October to Tuesday 1st May 4.00 pm
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Doreen Blumhardt: Jet-Powered Meteor
Once described by colleagues as a ‘jet-powered meteor’, Dame Doreen Blumhardt (1914–2009) was a unique figure in the Aotearoa New Zeal.... >>more
The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt
Friday 15th December to Sunday 1st April 3.00 pm
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Dealing With Difficult People In the Workplace
Imagine yourself resolving workplace conflicts without negativity or damage to feelings or personalities. In fact, picture yourself benefiti.... >>more
PD Training Centre, Wellington
Sunday 10th December to Monday 19th February 2.00 pm
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Preventing Suicide Using the Solution Focused Approach
Over 600 New Zealanders take their lives every year, with countless more experiencing suicidal ideas or acting on these thoughts in the form.... >>more
The Wellington Club, Wellington
Sunday 18th February to Tuesday 20th February 2.00 pm
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The Next Word
The Next Word: Contemporary New Zealand Poetry provides an overview of poetry produced in New Zealand over the past thirty years. The Alexan.... >>more
National Library of New Zealand, Wellington
Monday 4th December to Saturday 24th March 3.00 pm
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Elizabeth Thomson – Cellular Memory
Curated by: Gregory O’Brien For over three decades, Elizabeth Thomson’s art has engaged with issues to do with science, imagination, cu.... >>more
Aratoi - Wairarapa Museum of Art and History, Masterton
Friday 8th December to Monday 2nd April 3.00 pm
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Lively Social Walking Group
Come along for a lovely social stroll, enjoy some fresh air and the health benefits of going for a walk! Mondays at 10am, meet on Fergusso.... >>more
Trentham Memorial Park, Upper Hutt
Sunday 7th January to Monday 12th March 3.00 pm
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Nordic Walking
The Upper Hutt Community Nordic Walking Group meets Mondays at 12:30 at the Upper Hutt Rugby Clubrooms for anyone interested in having a go .... >>more
Upper Hutt Rugby Club, Upper Hutt
Sunday 7th January to Monday 12th March 5.30 pm
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Silverstream Bootcamp
Previously known at The Weights Room Silverstream. Come and join us for an early risers bootcamp a great way to kick start your day and get .... >>more
Silverstream School, Upper Hutt
Sunday 4th February to Wednesday 14th March 11.00 am
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Stage 2 Training for H&S Representatives
Take your skill base as a health and safety representative to the next level. Stage 2 training focuses on specific risk and hazard identific.... >>more
Business Central, Wellington
Sunday 18th February to Monday 19th February 2.00 pm
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CoLiberate: Mindfulness With Clay
CoLiberate's Mindful Clay sculpting is a delightfully tactile and connective way to hold our awareness in one place, long enough to produce .... >>more
Coliberate Studio, Wellington
Monday 29th January to Monday 19th March 12.00 am
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Relationship Enrichment Course
Join us for this fantastic seven week course. Build on your relationship with your significant other with tools and ideas to ensure you have.... >>more
The Salvation Army, Wellington
Monday 12th February to Monday 26th March 12.00 am
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Summer Pop-up Village
Every summer the Wellington waterfront is filled with a unique splash of local design. Discover a collection of containers featuring local.... >>more
Taranaki Wharf, Wellington
Tuesday 19th December to Tuesday 6th March 3.00 pm
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Life Drawing Classes
On the third Monday of each month*, The Cross host Life Drawing Classes in the Guest Room, 7-9pm. Come along and enjoy an evening of tutor.... >>more
Southern Cross Garden Bar Restaurant, Wellington
Monday 29th January to Monday 19th November 12.00 am
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Bodevolve Pilates - Pilates Mat Class
Bodevolve Pilates is designed to deliver the ultimate full-body workout and is suitable for all ages and abilities. Bodevolve benefits: - I.... >>more
Tawa Community Centre, Wellington
Monday 8th January to Monday 8th October 12.30 am
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Pool Competition
Sign up at the bar between 6pm and 8pm and show us your pool skills and compete head to head to win some prizes! Free to play - $50 Food an.... >>more
Basement Bar, Wellington
Monday 1st January to Monday 7th January 1.30 am
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Open Mic Night
Join us every Monday in a chilled out environment to share your original music or covers, great for beginners or experienced musicians. If .... >>more
The Hop Garden, Wellington
Monday 8th January to Monday 26th February 12.00 am
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Scottish Country Dancing Beginners' Classes
Join the friendly crowd on Monday nights and find out if Scottish country dancing is for you: - Enjoy the music, the dance, the fun and ex.... >>more
Johnsonville School, Wellington
Monday 5th February to Monday 26th February 12.30 am
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Jumpstart 2018
Our Jumpstart programme is designed for people who have been diagnosed as pre-diabetic, or diabetic, or those who are high at risk. This p.... >>more
YMCA Upper Hutt, Upper Hutt
Sunday 4th February to Monday 9th April 11.30 pm
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Secrets of Mona Lisa Exhibition
Who was she really? Why is she smiling? What is she hiding? The Secrets of Mona Lisa are revealed in this exhibition, direct from Paris whic.... >>more
Expressions Whirinaki Arts & Entertainment Ct, Upper Hutt
Friday 9th February to Sunday 15th April 2.00 pm
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Pumpkin Cottage: Salon
Taking its name from the salons of the 19th century where dozens of artworks were hung together on the walls as part of academic competition.... >>more
Expressions Whirinaki Arts & Entertainment Ct, Upper Hutt
Friday 26th January to Sunday 8th April 2.00 pm
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Something In Mind - Yvette Velvin
Something in mind is an exhibition of new paintings by Yvette Velvin that considers objects; tiny, beautiful things, recognisable and comfor.... >>more
Toi Pōneke Arts Centre, Wellington
Friday 9th February to Saturday 3rd March 3.00 pm
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Zumba Kids With Zelda
Zumba Kids classes feature kid-friendly routines based on original Zumba choreography in a non-competitive environment. We break down the st.... >>more
Paraparaumu Memorial Hall, Paraparaumu
Sunday 11th February to Monday 26th March 9.00 pm
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Chinese New Year Tour
In celebration of Chinese New Year, we've developed a unique Mandarin tour! With your Mandarin-speaking guide leading the way, get up close.... >>more
Weta Workshop, Wellington
Friday 16th February to Monday 19th February 7.30 pm
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Learn to Rollerblade - Beginners
Learn to Rollerblade offers students an introduction to the basics of rollerblading through fun and innovative blading games and drills. D.... >>more
Kilbirnie Recreation Centre, Wellington
Sunday 28th January to Thursday 12th April 9.30 pm
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Rollerfit Adults
Learn the basics of roller skating or rollerblading while having fun and getting fit. Let us introduce you to this exciting sport so you can.... >>more
Kilbirnie Recreation Centre, Wellington
Sunday 28th January to Wednesday 11th April 11.00 pm
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Medley of Communication Workshops
Need to give a eulogy, propose a toast, give a roast, thank or introduce someone? Want to know how to make special occasion speeches? Com.... >>more
Petone Community Library, Lower Hutt
Monday 19th February to Monday 5th March 12.30 am
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Art Classes for Kids and Teens
Term 1 2018 Kids Art Classes. After school classes run Monday 7-9year olds and Thursday 9-14 year olds. Monday Class: 5th February to 9th .... >>more
The Learning Connexion, Lower Hutt
Sunday 4th February to Thursday 12th April 8.30 pm
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Fun French Lessons for Primary Children Waterloo
We gather for an hour of fun games and other engaging activities with French as the medium of communication. The children enjoy the games.... >>more
Waterloo School, Lower Hutt
Sunday 4th February to Monday 10th December 8.20 pm
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Meditation & Buddhism
These weekly classes are designed to help everyone find inner peace, happiness and well-being. The classes are suitable for everyone and con.... >>more
Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington, Wellington
Monday 5th February to Monday 25th June 12.00 am
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Junior Detective Trail
Our Junior Detective Trail is jam-packed full of activities that will keep children of all ages entertained. Follow the trails of evidence.... >>more
New Zealand Police Museum, Porirua - Mana
Wednesday 31st January to Wednesday 28th February 3.00 pm
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