Debbie and David are the couple behind much of Wellington's arts: they talk life, love, Disney Princesses, Chet Baker and why they are turning their focus to photography for Photival as part of Fringe 2017.
Co-founded by former All White skipper Tim Brown, this San Fran sneaker start-up snuck into Wellington this week for one heck of a party - with friends Wellington Chocolate Factory, Coffee Supreme and Garage Project..
A bright future lies ahead for nine women led startups that developed through the Lightning Lab XX 2016 programme. I went along to Demo Day at the Embassy theatre to find out what the ladies are bringing to the startup table.
Between May and June Wellington on a Plate, Wellington's culinary event of the year, ran a competition to find a social media reporter for 2016. This sounded like too good an opportunity to ignore. So I got hashtagging...
Startup Weekend in Wellington was a smash hit on the weekend of 27 May. The Resident went along to get down with the devs. On the way, I had my idea about what Startup Weekend was challenged and changed.
The opening night for the 2016 season of Wellington on a Plate (12 August - 28 August) leaves mighty inspired about the season ahead. Winter is coming! Grab your knife and fork! And find out what you'll find me at around Wellington...
The Residents went to The Africa Fashion Festival in May 2016 - Colour, Fashion, Africa, Wellington and #affnz. Let me know if you like this video by subscribing to The Residents on Youtube and saying you want more films like this one.
It's unexpected. It's nostalgic. It's New Plymouth born, London based Artist Francis Upritchard's first survey 'Jealous Saboteur' which just opened in Wellington at the City Gallery. The Residents went to look at some art.
The inaugral African Fashion Festival held in Wellington last Saturday night was a injection of colour, music and magic for the sense, weaving a mystical story of glamour and bringing together a village of fashion folk for one evening of pure delight.
Have you heard about Wellington organisation Kaibosh Food Rescue's awesome fundraiser? If you love people, food and getting them together, read on for my tips on how to enjoy hosting a dinner to remember that could feed your friends and the people who need it most.
Yvette Edwards is an English rose with a incredible talent for flowers. She is running classes on floristry in Wellington. Last Wednesday I had the incredibly fun task of going along to learn how to make a hand picked bouquet!
I had an amazing evening at Crave Cooking School, Lyall Bay last week. I got flirty and fancy with the humble vegetable the Aubergine - with Lucy Mutch, Marco Costantini and Chef Amber Sturtz to help guide the way.
Wow! New Zealand Festival 2016 is shaping up to be the best yet! I review Australian multi-media dance epic 'The Complexity of Belonging' - a fantastic show for everyone, even if you are not used to modern dance.
Change your view on Wellington with early mornings, roof top bars, and a ground-breaking new theatre production from the New Zealand Festival, Storybox digital storytelling and documentary film maker Jess Feast called 'The Woman Who Forgot'.
Fringe Festival 2016 Lovely Lady Lump addresses cancer in a funny, mad-cap manner and makes you rethink the dreaded c word. Hilarious, clever and sincere - Lana Schwarcz's play is essential viewing this Fringe.
The Fringe Festival is ON! Which means it's time to close Netflix and get out there to see the best of the arts! Tragic and hopeful, The Residents kicked off the season with Australian show, HART, telling the stories of the stolen generations of aboriginal children in Australia... an absolute MUST SEE.