Entertainment

Marine mammal tours begin in Otago Harbour

Forest and Bird have welcomed applications for small tour groups to view marine mammals around the Otago Harbour and peninsula. Three applications have been lodged with the Department of Conservation (DOC) to view marine mammals around the Otago Harbour...... Read More

$500,000 win for two lucky Lotto players

Two Lotto players will be counting their lucky stars after each winning $500,000 with Lotto First Division in tonight's live Lotto draw. The winning tickets were sold at Chartwell Lotto in Hamilton and on MyLotto to a player from Wellington. Powerball...... Read More

Popular art festival opens for entries

One of New Zealand's longest running and most vibrant national contemporary art awards is now open for entries. The 2019 Molly Morpeth Canaday Award - painting and drawing, has more than $20,000 in prize money for emerging and established New...... Read More

Lotto player scoops $22 million Powerball prize

A lucky Powerball player will be living the dream after winning $22.3 million with Powerball First Division in tonight's live Lotto draw. The winning ticket was sold on MyLotto to a player from Central Otago. The total prize is made up of $22 million...... Read More

Ticket reseller Viagogo taken to court

The Commerce Commission will take the controversial ticket reseller company Viagogo to court, saying it breached the Fair Trading Act. Viagogo is a website used by people to buy and sell tickets to events and concerts. Since January 2017, the Commission...... Read More

Two Lotto players share $1 million

Two Lotto players will be feeling on top of the world after each winning $500,000 with Lotto First Division in tonight's live Lotto draw. The winning tickets were sold at Andrew Spence Pharmacy in Napier and SuperValue Renwick in Renwick. Powerball...... Read More

Legendary drummer Steve Gadd heading to Chch

One of the world's best drummers will be heading for Christchurch as part of the city's big band festival. Drummer Steve Gadd has played with Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, the Bee Gees, Frank Sinatra and Bon Jovi. Christchurch Big Band festival...... Read More

Hip-hop royalty to perform at Bay Dreams

One of the biggest names in hip-hop music, Cardi B, is set to hit New Zealand soil for the first time this summer, and the Bay of Plenty is one of two stops. The US hip-hop superstar is set to headline both Bay Dreams events, at ASB Bay Park, Mount...... Read More

Lotto Strike player scores $300,000 win

A lucky Strike player will be shouting from the rooftops after winning $300,000 with Strike Four in tonight's live Lotto draw. The winning ticket was sold on MyLotto. Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where...... Read More

Toto to tour Tauranga

Rock legends Toto are set to tour New Zealand, including Tauranga, early next year. Presented by Neptune Entertainment and The Breeze, the Toto tour will be the first-ever in what will be an annual summer concert series called ‘A Summer’s...... Read More