Festival fun for families
Festival fun for families

Life with kids can be so structured. It's good to show children that sometimes people do things "just for fun" and there's…

Splore: Five more reasons to get excited (+playlist)
Splore: Five more reasons to get excited (+playlist)

Splore is a fantastic, biennial music and arts festival, held in the Tapapakanga Regional Park, just outside of Auckland…

Splore: Reasons to get excited
Splore: Reasons to get excited

Splore returns in 2014 to captivate people's imaginations once again. Held in the Tapapakanga Regional Park from 14-16 of…

Tour news: Orb at Splore; Costello goes south
Tour news: Orb at Splore; Costello goes south

Splore festival has rounded off its 2014 line-up announcement with several big names added this week, plus a whole heap…

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Tour news: DJ Shadow joining Splore line-up
Tour news: DJ Shadow joining Splore line-up

Hip-hop pioneer DJ Shadow has been added to the line-up for next year's Splore festival, being held…

Tour news: Splore, Calexico, Disclosure

A small taster of acts has been announced for next February's Splore festival.

Tapapakanga: Carefree coastal camping

Tent, sheltered swims and G&Ts provide Jane Binsley's family with Tapapakanga tranquillity.

Concert review: Splore 2012, Tapapakanga Park

The size of the first drop suggested this was real deal rural rain. Sure enough, within seconds it'd arrived, water cascading…

Concert Review: Splore Festival, Tapapakanga Park (+photos)
Concert Review: Splore Festival, Tapapakanga Park (+photos)

The Gods always seem to smile upon Splore, and 2012 was no different. Tapapakanga Regional Park glinted…

Campers embrace second day of soggy Splore (+ photos)

I was surprised to wake up to the sound of happy campers today, day two of Splore. This crowd has more stamina than I gave…

Kicking it with Splore's performance director

Eve Gordon, performance director for Splore Festival, shares with Viva her varied passions.

Lydia Jenkin's week of it

Lydia Jenkin's week of movies, music, TV and more.

Splore festival explores new dimension

As well as the many musicians and bands playing across four stages at Splore - including everyone from main drawcard Erykah…

Jazzie B: Classic creations
Jazzie B: Classic creations

Jazzie B from Soul II Soul talks to Scott Kara about club culture and being pioneers of the sound system…

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