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Auckland Writers and Readers Festival 2011

Auckland Writers and Readers Festival 2011 May 11, 2011 | Events | Read More
It’s that time of year again when the writers and readers of Auckland readjust their eyes from short sighted to long and get themselves out to various venues to hear people apeak about the written word. For four days, there are talks, poetry readings, workshops, book sales, book signings and general...

Dr. Seuss Exhibition at Lonely Dog Gallery

Dr. Seuss Exhibition at Lonely Dog Gallery May 11, 2011 | Events | Read More
As a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Sneetches (star-bellied or otherwise), the Lonely Dog Gallery near the Britomart Transport Centre is having an exhibition of Dr. Seuss artwork and taxidermy. It runs from the 19-29th of May and is sure to please those of us who grew up with the quirky...

Stand Up for Kids: Comedy for children

Stand Up for Kids: Comedy for children May 6, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
The by line for this event is “Big Laughs for Little Monsters” and, if you’ve got one or two with you, it might just provide the comic relief you need after a day traipsing round Auckland. Put your feet up for an hour and know that the laughs are all family friendly in this show. Stand...

Not to miss things about Auckland

Not to miss things about Auckland May 5, 2011 | Hotels, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
  Dear Visitor to Auckland, It’s your friendly Auckland Local Expert here. I’ve written quite a bit about things to do in Auckland over the past year and I wanted to make sure that you haven’t missed anything good. Like if you are planning on visiting Auckland and you’ve...