Renowned as one of the world’s leading beer festivals, GABS (the Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular) brings together the best breweries from New Zealand and Australia for a whirlwind celebration of craft beer and cider, accompanied by some of the city’s favourite food trucks, all-day entertainment and all-around shenanigans.
Donuts, tea, gin, agave, chipotle chillies, rum-soaked muscatel grapes, Black Forest cake, prunes and even edible ants. These are just some of the more exotic ingredients found amongst the many ‘Festival Beers & Ciders’ brewed especially for the 2019 edition of GABS Beer, Cider & Food Festival presented by Liquorland and taking place at Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds on 29 June.
We are giving you the chance to win one of 10 double passes. LIKE or THANK this post to be in with a chance to WIN! T&Cs apply.
Competition period: Wednesday 19th June to Sunday 23rd June 2019. Ten (10) prizes available. Each prize consists of one double pass to experience the GABS Festival in Auckland. The winners will be contacted via email and/or phone on Monday 24th June 2019.
GABS Beer, Cider & Food Festival presented by Liquorland is proudly supported by Ariston, Auckland Major Events, Kegstar and Little Creatures.
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Tracy Leach said her 8-year-old golden retriever Daisy first got sick about four weeks ago on their rural property in Glenbrook, south of Auckland.
She bounced back pretty quickly but Leach started to notice she was vomiting constantly and consuming a lot of water - causing her to take Daisy back to the vet.
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Hi Neighbours, John Banks was twice a mayor of Auckland City, and is now pondering whether to have a second tilt at becoming mayor of greater Auckland. Ten years after his last bid, should be try again? Read the story and share your thoughts with us in the comments section!
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YOGA at Mission Bay GOOD GEORGE BREWERY, 6pm Wednesdays (1 hr 15 mins) - with FREE tap beer, cider or other drink
Join us at 6pm on Wednesday evenings for yoga upstairs at Good George Brewery, above Portofino's.
My style of teaching is very individual and hands-on, helping you to become deeply aware of your body and any restrictions you may have. I teach the intricate details of the asanas (poses), allowing you to release those restrictions and pain over time, and regain your inherent flexibility.
Beginner to advanced levels catered for.
Good George PROMOTION: do 5 classes and get the 6th class FREE!
FEE: $20 including complementary tap beer, cider or equivalent drink (conditions apply)
LOCATION: 71 Tamaki Drive, Mission Bay
TIME: Wednesdays, 6 to 7.15pm
WHAT TO BRING: yoga mat, strap, large towel (mats available free for people who don't yet have one)