Thursday, May 26, 2016

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What would you like to see in this year’s Budget announcement?

More money for housing.
Increased funding for the health sector.
Tax cuts.
Funding boost for education.
Something else.

Gig Guide


Greer's Gastro Bar

Saturday 14 – Open Acoustic Session 3pm onwards for all acoustic musicians.

Sunday 15 – Blaze 5-8pm. Classic hits duo.


Mount RSA

Friday 13 – Helen Riley 7.30pm.

Saturday 14 – Mark Taipari 7.30pm.

Sunday 15 – Tauranga Big Band 4.30pm.


The Crown and Badger

Friday 13 – Piston Broke 9pm – late.

Saturday 14 – Shabang 9pm – late.

Sunday 15 – Chris Gunn (Gunshy) 2-5pm.


The Hop House

Sunday 15 – Derek Toner and Brian Franks acoustic session 4pm. Free entry.


The Matua

Wednesday 18 – “A Taste of Your Music”. Come along with chord sheets and sing with the band. 7.30pm start.


Welcome Bay Bar

Friday 13 – Karaoke and Black Friday dress up. Come dressed in black, Goth, scary etc.

Sunday 15 – Live music with monthly Jam Session.



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