Musical encourages sing-a-long with new app

8 Scott Ave - The Musical is not your usual theatre experience with audiences actively encouraged to join in singing the well-known sound track using... Read More

Security tight for Rotorua New Years‘ Eve festival

Security for the annual Rotorua New Year festival on Tuesday, December 31, has been tightened. The Rotorua GLO Festival 2019 entertainment event will... Read More

Grand Piano Gifted to John Paul College

With alterations well underway in the Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre - SHMPAC, the destiny of four grand pianos has been decided. One, a... Read More

Pain eases through art

A Rotorua nurse who was beaten within an inch of her life and recovered to repay kindnesses with her art has raised over $1350 for charity. Local businesses... Read More

Two Lotto players each win $333,333

Two players from Auckland and a player from Pukekohe will be toasting a special win after each taking home $333,333 with Lotto First Division in Saturday... Read More

Local band headlines Rotorua New Year’s Eve event

Rotorua GLO Festival is excited to announce Strangely Arousing as the headline act for this year’s New Year’s Eve celebrations at the Village... Read More

Festival at Rotorua’s Waitangi Day

Ohinemutu is set to host Rotorua’s official Waitangi Day event next year. A line-up of live music, kai, stalls and activities to keep the whole... Read More

Two Lotto players win $500,000

Two Lotto players from Hastings and Waikato will also be celebrating after taking home $500,000 with Lotto First Division in Saturday night’s live... Read More

Santa to reply to Christmas letters in te reo

Children writing wishlists to Santa through the New Zealand Post can, for the first time ever, get a response in Te Reo Maori. Kids throughout Aotearoa... Read More

Two Bay of Plenty Lotto players each win $333,333

Three Lotto players from Papamoa and Nelson will be celebrating after winning $333,333 with Lotto First Division in last night’s live Lotto draw.... Read More

First cadet announced for Kawerau Pathway to Work

  The first cadet employed under Industrial Symbiosis Kawerau or ISK’s Kawerau Pathways to Work Cadetship programme has been announced.... Read More

Grease three times the word

It’s three times lucky for Rotorua Musical Theatre. Tomorrow, November 1, its third production of Grease – The Musical opens to a near capacity... Read More

The biggest summer yet for artists in Rotorua

Six artists have been selected for the Open Studios Project residency. The Open Studios Project is a summer arts residency run annually at The Arts... Read More

Bay of Plenty Lotto player wins $166,667

There will be celebrations today for one lucky player in the Bay of Plenty who has won $166,667 with Lotto First Division in Saturday night’s live... Read More

RIFF announces $10k prize pitch competition

Experienced and emerging film makers will have the chance to win $10,000 this week at the Rotorua Indigenous Film Festival. Pitch-Slap is sponsored... Read More