culture

exhibition: paintings of the sun

As some may have noticed while strolling up to the Kingsland cafes or hiking it home after a night out, there's a conspicuous pop...

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coveted

get the look: animal instincts

A season transcending statement aesthetic, whether it be a subtle accent on summer sandals or worn in all its glory as an eye-catching...

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culture

watch: montage of heck

Just over 21 years since he tragically ended his own life, Oscar-nominated director Brett Morgan has captured the turbulent yet Rock Star life...

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culture

anzac day commemorations

This Saturday marks 100 years since the ANZAC landings on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey and the bitter eight-month campaign that followed. To honour...

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bon vivant

life changing wine hacks

There is nothing more rewarding then winding down at the end of an arduous day at the office with a full glass of...

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coveted

new opening: gubb & mackie

Having in the past popped up at the dapper destination that is Crane Brothers, menswear label Gubb & Mackie is heeding the call...

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bon vivant

the deconstructed negroni

With patrons professing to be experts on the famed Negroni and requesting all sorts of renditions, Bar 151's dexterous bartender, Lucy Bater, decided she'd deconstruct...

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gastronomy

feted classics at euro

Entertaining our culinary needs for 16 years and counting, the bustling harbourside stalwart that is Euro continues to entice us with its promise to...

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gastronomy

pop up stall: the vital bowl

Ditching the idea that a healthy on-the-go breakfast should either be boring or laced with sugar to be moderately palatable, a recent addition...

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coveted

in bed with the best

As the plunging temperature sees an influx of those items you haven't laid eyes on since last winter, one area that needn't have...

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wellbeing

tests worth taking

While self-discovery can be obtained from any number of avenues (a solo trek through Machu Picchu, a Habitat for Humanity expedition, meditation), there's a...

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coveted

winter classics

The seasonal change has prompted a much anticipated and perhaps welcomed wardrobe shift back to our much loved leathers, jeans, boots and trenches....

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wellbeing

in-car body and mind conditioning

Ascertained by this morning's commute, the start of term two was marked by bumper to bumper traffic which is likely to remain at least until...

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gastronomy

best places for a pre show bite

With the annual Comedy Festival imminent and Vector Arena humming with international music guests, elevate the enjoyment of an evening event with a delicious...

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coveted

never lose an earring again

When discussing ear adornments that have been accidentally left by the wayside, it's inevitable that one's mind wonders back to when - warranting a...

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gastronomy

better burger opens in vulcan lane

Identified by the long queues extending down Galway Street, nestled between famed nightlife destinations Britomart Country Club and 1885 conveniently lies a burger...

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culture

auckland writers festival

After securing such a stellar line-up, including Haruki Murakami - one of the world's most extolled and elusive literary greats, it's no surprise...

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culture

kid-friendly short film screening

While it's been business as usual for some, for parents, these next few days will demand the focus and grit that's often witnessed in the tie breaker...

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coveted

kick the cold with a knitwear update

The abrupt change of climate in recent days has seen us cranking up the heating and reluctantly surrendering to our cosy attire, with...

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gastronomy

new opening: mary’s

Serving up their famed unpretentious fare from a newly converted location, the team formerly behind Remuera's Shore Road Café, Grey Lynn's Jafa and Newton's Benediction have...

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This Month On Denizen | April 2015