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The Pure Blonde Swim/Run & Aquathlon - Pt Chevalier

Auckland's newest mutlisport event for all fitness levels. The Pure Blonde Swim-Run & Aquathlon Series kicks off at 6.30pm on Thursday 21st October and comprises seven mid-week evening events held throughout Summer and culminates in the 8th and final race, the Inaugural Tri NZ Aquathlon Champs on 27th March 2011.

The Swim-Run Series involves a Swim followed by a Run in and around the beautiful Pt Chevalier beach and parkland. In February the series switches to the Aquathlon format of Run-Swim-Run, offering participants a new challenge and providing a real goal to help build fitness. Each series caters for entry level through to experienced athletes. With over $10,000 in prizes it certainly a series not to be missed.

Competitors can register for individual events or the series at:

Entry fees start at $20 for a single race and $120 for the series.

Swim/Run distances: Short (500m swim/2km run), Medium (500m swim/4km run or 1km swim/2km run), Long (1km swim/4km run)

Thursday, October 21
Thursday, November 4
Tuesday, December 21
Tuesday, January 18

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Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream Symposium

Join us to explore a New Global vision built on Sustainability, Spiritual Fulfillment and Social Justice.

Connect with people who care about sustainability, spirituality and social justice, the biggest challenges and opportunities of our time.

See in store at YBe for more info and flyers.

Saturday 4th Sept, 2010. Koha please.

10.30-4.30pm Corbans Estate Art centre, Henderson.

To register contact Sue Gee:

Phone: (09) 836 3099 / 0274 783 086


Wesfield Style Pasifika 

3rd Sept 2010, 7.30pm

An iconic event on our nation's annual calendar, the Awards is recognised for launching some of this country's finest design and performance talent and showcasing New Zealand's raw and indigenous style. The show is a potent mix of traditional and contemporary fashion, music and dance featuring up to 200 of the country's most exciting Pacific entertainers. Watched by a live audience of thousands and a television audience in the hundreds of thousands, Westfield Style Pasifika has become a highly anticipated event by designers and audiences alike.


Up & coming events: Auckland


*        Matariki Festival. 14 June to 14 July

  NZ FILM FESTIVAL: Auckland 8-25 July.


Maori Playwrights Festival 2010 – Taonga Whakaari

16th June – 18th  June, 7.30pm Hawkins Theatre, Papakura.

30th June – 2nd July, 7.30pm Auckland Town Hall.  

Featuring PURAPURAWHETU by Briar Grace Smith – Astounding, amazing and a must see!!!

A story with many threads. A weaving pattern (Tukutuku panels) based on the stars & the souls of ancestors. A past filled with lost but a future filled with /  / The Edge



Community Events: Pt Chev

*        Sunday 13th:June Coyle park, Pt Chevalier. Much awaited and anticipated Reopening of the playground. 11-2. There will be face painting, sausage sizzle, Circus Kumarani and more!

*        Saturday 12th June: Pt Chevalier School $2 book sale- Free Saturday 10-3pm. Friday 11thearly bird night $10 entry. 7-9.30pm. School fundraiser, kids free, door prizes.