What’s On This Weekend?


What’s On This Weekend?
Don't miss your chance to visit an exhibition, taste test a restaurant or watch an international film this weekend!
Still from Rafiki, Directed by Wanuri Kahiu, courtesy of NZIFF

New Zealand International Film Festival

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the New Zealand International Film Festival. The festivities will begin on Thursday 19 July, kicking off 18 days and 155 feature-length films coming from 40 countries.

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The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child

Enjoy these enchanting films, based on the books written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, on the big screen complete with René Aubry’s magical music score performed live by the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.

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Leading Australian restaurant gets a new look and menu

One of Australia’s most awarded restaurant, Quay, reopens its doors to an inspired new design and progressive tasting menu.

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Patricia Piccinini’s The Bond

Creatures of Love

Pigs, orangutans, flying foxes and wedge-tailed eagles all play a role – as do wombats, wallabies and honey-eaters – in the creation of Patricia Piccinini’s lifelike and spellbinding sculptures.

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Roy Lichtenstein American 1923–97 Drowning girl 1963 oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas 171.6 x 169.5 cm The Museum of Modern Art, New York Philip Johnson Fund (by exchange) and gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bagley Wright, 1971 © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein/Licensed by Copyright Agency, 2018

MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern And Contemporary Art

MoMA at NGV provides a unique survey of the Museum’s iconic collection. Consisting of over 200 key works, arranged chronologically into eight thematic sections, the exhibition traces the development of art and design from late-nineteenth-century urban and industrial transformation, through to the digital and global present.

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Kitchen Design Day

Join the talented team of designers at New Zealand’s most awarded kitchen design studio for a day filled with ideas and innovation.

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