64 days ago

When does NZ move to the 'traffic light system'?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hundreds of thousands of Kiwis who do not yet have both doses of the Covid-19 vaccine face a tightening of their freedoms on December 3, when the Government moves the entire country into the new “traffic-light” system.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the date on Monday, saying Covid-19 was not going to be eradicated from New Zealand.

“The hard truth is that Delta is here and not going away,” Ardern said.

While Aucklanders will finally see an end to New Zealand’s longest lockdown, those in other parts of the country could face far more restrictions if they have not been fully-vaccinated.

Read more here.

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2 hours ago

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1 day ago

Tui & Tama Summer Fun Hunt and Giveaway

Trish Seddon from Te Awamutu Museum

Come visit the Te Awamutu Museum and enter our Tui & Tama Summer Hunt and Giveaway!
Find 6 Summer Fun images around the museum and make a Summer Fun decoration for our Pohutukawa tree.
On until 28th Feb, 2 cool Summer Fun Prize Packs to be won.

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3 days ago

Have you seen the 2022 Programme?

Hamilton Gardens

After a mammoth team effort, we're thrilled to unveil the programme for next year's Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival!

TEEKS, Ballet Noir, Haus of YOLO, Reb Fountain, Muroki, The Soundtracks from Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs, Sunset Symphony...

Some of the biggest and boldest shows to ever hit Hamilton - all happening Feb 18-27. Featuring everything from classical music to drag, ballet to theatre, and comedy to children’s shows, the line-up is brimming with world-class arts experiences, right through to free & live acts

Explore our programme now! And make the most of Early Bird discounts on most of our ticketed events.
Find out more

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