The Weekend Sun Competitions


Sunny days seem to prompt me to think more than usual about the whole concept of ‘saving the planet’. Partly......


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(Closes: 29-10-2019)

  She’s taken the world by storm with her smash hit ‘Dance Monkey’. Now, Aussie pop sensation Tones......


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(Closes: 30-10-2019)


Competition Winners


The Bay is becoming a new home for music festivals in New Zealand. Spring Things - on at the Mount's Soper Reserve over......


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October this year is a tricky time for promoters and bands: the Rugby World Cup messes everything up. It's not as though......


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  The New Zealand Three Tenors are celebrated for their fabulous voices, their camaraderie, banter and fun, and they’re......


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    The Bay of Plenty Home Show is coming to Trustpower Baypark Stadium on October 18-20 and there’ll be......


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One of New Zealand’s most respected and successful reggae acts, House of Shem, returns with new music and a tour -......


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Cathedral Cove Naturals new Body Balance Coconut Yoghurts are deliciously nourishing, and full of prebiotics and probiotics......


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Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals will return to New Zealand early next year for a five-date tour. The renowned American......


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American rap superstar Tyga will headline a star-studded cast of local hip hop talent for the Hip Hop in the Park in Mount......


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The NZMCA Motorhome, Caravan & Leisure Show is shaping up to be the biggest ever, with more exhibitors, more outside......


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 Join Zirka Circus on its 10 years anniversary Tour with a brand new show called ‘Into the Future’. This......


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A national search is on for young Kiwi gardeners who have a passion for plants and dig gardening. The Yates Budding Young......


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Don’t miss this stunning concert from Scholars Baroque Aotearoa with Jubilate Ensemble performing Purcell’s......


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The Mountain Film Festival is making its way to the Bay of Plenty again this year, making it the fifth year running. Tauranga......


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Breadman is the only one hundred per cent vegan bakery in New Zealand. Everything the bakery makes is certified vegan plus......


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Breadman is the only one hundred per cent vegan bakery in New Zealand. Everything the bakery makes is certified vegan plus......


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Detour Theatre proudly presents the Agatha Christie classic murder mystery – ‘Murder on the Links’. Holidaying......


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Last Legs is a black comedy with sex, death and politics, set in the upmarket retirement community. The 16th Ave Theatre......


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Operatunity is delighted to present some of the most celebrated and iconic Kiwi entertainers in one show. The Iconic Kiwis......


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Kiwi band Sons of Zion are currently are heading to Tauranga this weekend as part of their nationwide tour. The Come Home......


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He’s got plenty of experience dealing with creepy crawlies and asking questions, and once again resident ‘bug......


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Time to celebrate, boogie-lovers - Jan Preston is coming to town! Or should I say, Jan Preston is coming back to town, since......


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Solo pianist Chris Greenslade is a New Zealander and was a student of leading pianist Bruce Greenfield. He went on to complete......


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Steamed mirrors, condensation on walls and ceilings, slippery floors and mould are year-round annoying home issues caused......


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 Operatunity Daytime Concerts bring you the greatest divas in the modern era! These were women who could manifest......


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 Pure, fresh and clean tasting, Blue Coconut Oil contains no additives or contaminants, is naturally cholesterol-free......


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The year is going by quickly and the Bay of Plenty Garden and Art Festival team is gearing up for 2020 already.......


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Pets and all things pets will be on display and ready to play at this years’ Bay of Plenty Pet and Animal Expo. The......


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For the last 12 months, former Coast & Country News editor Elaine Fisher has been on a journey to uncover the ‘behind......


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My Husband’s Nuts, Detour Theatre’s latest show, is a fast-paced, unashamedly Kiwi, madcap comic romp. ......


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Auckland based Donizetti Trio will be familiar to audiences as they have been active since 2009, are often to be heard on......


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