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Going West Writers Festival 2019

Alan Duff, Elizabeth Knox and Don McGlashan Headline 24th Going West Writers Festival New Zealand’s leading authors, poets, playwrights and musicians take to West Auckland’s theatres, halls and beaches at the 24th Going West Writers Festival 6-15 September,… Read More

Auckland Writers Festival continues its record-breaking run

People of all ages flocked to the 2019 Auckland Writers Festival this week, which broke its previous attendance record with more than 83,000 seats filled across seven days of tremendous conversations, inspiring performances and theatres filled with laughter… Read More

‘Urgently Relevant’ Novel Wins Country’s Richest Literary Award

Dame Fiona Kidman has won this year’s $53,000 Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize at the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards for her novel, This Mortal Boy, a work described by the judges as ‘moving, memorable, authentic and urgently relevant… Read More

2019 New Zealand Architecture Awards Announced

Nineteen projects, located at sites from Great Barrier Island in the north to Dunedin in the south, won New Zealand Architecture Awards at a ceremony in Queenstown on Saturday 9 November. [For images of all award-winning projects, and… Read More