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New Zealand politician taped calling his lawmaker ‘f- -king useless'

NEW ZEALAND POLITICIAN TAPED CALLING HIS LAWMAKER ‘F- -KING USELESS'

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand's opposition leader has been secretly recorded calling one of his own lawmakers “f-ing useless”...

Drawing an Orchestra

DRAWING AN ORCHESTRA

I made arrangements to sketch at a Wellington Chamber Orchestra rehearsal. They were preparing for an upcoming concert, and played...

 
 
 
Weekend in Wellington

WEEKEND IN WELLINGTON

Got to love Wellington. Wellington has character in a way that try-hard Auckland will never have. The world's southernmost capital,...

Fresh Fennel and Red Onion Appetizers

FRESH FENNEL AND RED ONION APPETIZERS

PARTNER POST: Let Wellington's array of crackers bring everyone together at your next gathering. They're the ultimate pair with your...

 
 
 
Be in to win one of three Burger Wellington cookbooks, valued at $29.95 each

BE IN TO WIN ONE OF THREE BURGER WELLINGTON COOKBOOKS, VALUED AT $29.95 EACH

We have three copies of the Burger Wellington cookbook to give away, valued at $29.95 each 2018 marks the ten-year anniversary of Visa...

What's On: NZ Opera's La bohème

WHAT'S ON: NZ OPERA'S LA BOHÈME

NZ Opera's new production visits Auckland and Wellington in September and October - book now. Whether you're an opera lover, or you'd...

 
 
 
Leah McFall: How a fossilised suburb became cool overnight

LEAH MCFALL: HOW A FOSSILISED SUBURB BECAME COOL OVERNIGHT

Is anyone else in Wellington choosing to drive along Tinakori Road, when it's quicker to take any other route, just to glimpse a newly...

American scientist dies while rock climbing in New Zealand

AMERICAN SCIENTIST DIES WHILE ROCK CLIMBING IN NEW ZEALAND

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The family of an American scientist who died while rock climbing in New Zealand is urging other climbers...

 
 
 
Recipe: Award-winning Moodlander burger from Visa Wellington on a Plate festival

RECIPE: AWARD-WINNING MOODLANDER BURGER FROM VISA WELLINGTON ON A PLATE FESTIVAL

Mouth-watering burgers are the stars of the Visa Wellington on a Plate festival this month. But for those who will miss out on this...

Leah McFall: Barbers, barbers everywhere. especially in Wellington

LEAH MCFALL: BARBERS, BARBERS EVERYWHERE. ESPECIALLY IN WELLINGTON

You know, if you ever want someone to cut your throat, Wellington's your best bet.

 
 
 
Soldier rescued after surviving week on New Zealand mountain

SOLDIER RESCUED AFTER SURVIVING WEEK ON NEW ZEALAND MOUNTAIN

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - An Australian soldier who dug a snow cave to survive below-freezing conditions for a week on a New Zealand...

New Zealand girl gets sexist road signs changed

NEW ZEALAND GIRL GETS SEXIST ROAD SIGNS CHANGED

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Seven-year-old Zoe Carew knew it wasn't right when she saw people working on power lines near the road and...

 
 
 
NZ's Wellington to get 2.5 million dollar tourism fund to attract Chinese tourists

NZ'S WELLINGTON TO GET 2.5 MILLION DOLLAR TOURISM FUND TO ATTRACT CHINESE TOURISTS

New Zealand's capital city Wellington is getting $2.5million tourism fund to attract more Chinese tourists. The ratepayers and Kiwi...

In Pictures: Hunter launches first flying welly

IN PICTURES: HUNTER LAUNCHES FIRST FLYING WELLY

No, this isn't an April fools' joke, Hunter has launched its largest experiential campaign with the world's first ever flying Wellington...

 
 
 
8 ways you can explore New Zealand's captial Wellington

8 WAYS YOU CAN EXPLORE NEW ZEALAND'S CAPTIAL WELLINGTON

Kim Dotcom one step closer to being extradited to US

KIM DOTCOM ONE STEP CLOSER TO BEING EXTRADITED TO US

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their latest bid...

 
 
 
Sketching weekend in wellington

SKETCHING WEEKEND IN WELLINGTON

Here I am, finally posting a few of my drawings from the weekend back in March. Time flies. It was great seeing everyone and really...

From Hollywood to Wellywood: Kate Hawyley, Crimson Peak and Suicide Squad costume designer comes home

FROM HOLLYWOOD TO WELLYWOOD: KATE HAWYLEY, CRIMSON PEAK AND SUICIDE SQUAD COSTUME DESIGNER COMES HOME

The three-metre Italian marble sideboard in the hall made Kate's movers very unhappy. “They said it was the heaviest thing they'd ever...

 
 
 
New Zealand Prime Minister becomes second world leader to give birth in office

NEW ZEALAND PRIME MINISTER BECOMES SECOND WORLD LEADER TO GIVE BIRTH IN OFFICE

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to a daughter Thursday and posted a photo welcoming...

Business Catering Firm ezCater Goes Big With $100M Round

BUSINESS CATERING FIRM EZCATER GOES BIG WITH $100M ROUND

Boston-based ezCater , which runs an online food-ordering service for businesses, said today it has $100 million in new money. The...