New Zealand BLACKCAPS v Pakistan ODI Saturday 22 January 2011, Westpac Stadium
It's Wellington Anniversary weekend too, what a great excuse to get to the Stadium for some first class cricket action. read more...
One Day International Cricket: New Zealand BLACKCAPS v Pakistan
It's Wellington Anniversary weekend too, what a great excuse to get to the Stadium for some first class cricket action!
This season the BLACKCAPS take on the unpredictable Pakistan in the only international cricket tour to New Zealand for a very long time. With the ODI World Cup looming, this series will be the last chance either team has to fine tune their game, so expect some hard fought and feisty matches.
Make sure you head down to Westpac Stadium to catch all the action and support the BLACKCAPS in true Wellington style.
2011 NZI Rugby Sevens (7s) 4th - 5th February 2011, Westpac Stadium
Our city's hugely popular two-day rugby tournament is one of New Zealand’s premier annual sporting events, read more...
2011 NZI Rugby Sevens (7s) Wellington
If there's a word to describe the Wellington Sevens, it's "awesome!" Our city's hugely popular two-day rugby tournament is one of New Zealand’s premier annual sporting events.
Wellington will turn into party central during the Sevens, with several free events scheduled to let everyone join in the fun. The annual Sevens Street Parade takes place on Thursday 3 February on the streets of Wellington, with floats riding through the city and a reception in Civic Square.
Don't miss the crazy and colourful costumes on display at the Dominion Post Fashion Runway outside the Wellington Railway Station on Friday 4 February, the first day of the Sevens. The festivities culminate in the Courtenay Place Sevens Street Party along Courtenay Place from 7pm on Saturday 5 February.
The draw has now been released - check out the 2011 NZI Sevens website and find out when your favourite teams are playing.
Rugby World Cup 2011 11th September to 9th October 2011
Wellington has been confirmed as a Rugby World Cup 2011 venue for seven matches, including two quarter-finals matches and five pool matches, read more...
Rugby World Cup 2011 Wellington Accommodation
The Wellington region will be at the heart of the action during Rugby World Cup 2011. As proud host of five pool and two quarter-final matches, our vision is to build a legacy, memories and relationships that will last a lifetime!
There are plenty of highlights in the Wellington draw that will take place at New Zealand’s favourite sporting venue. But that’s just part of the fun. Wellington will make sure our hosted teams feel more than welcome and visitors have plenty of chances to mix it up with the locals in fun-filled Fan Zones and other RWC 2011 festivities. We’ll be recruiting volunteers and making sure visitors know how to get around. Environmental responsibilities and your safety are also part of ensuring everyone has a good time in Wellington.
Date: 11th September - 9th October 2011
Venue: Westpac Stadium Wellington
Tickets: Applications for tickets open on 27 April 2010.
Wellington Phoenix A-League Home Games at Westpac Stadium
Get behind your team the Wellington Phoneix in 2010 and enjoy the pride, passion, power and prestige only top-flight football can deliver, read more...
Wellington Phoenix A-League Home Games, Wellington Accommodation
YOUR CITY, YOUR TEAM. Be part of something exceptional with the Wellington Phoenix FC. Get behind your team in 2010/11 and enjoy the pride, passion, power and prestige only top-flight football can deliver. As a Phoenix supporter you’re part of the team. Together we are strong..
It is the hottest ticket in town – a Wellington Phoenix match at Wellington's Westpac Stadium during the Hyundai A-League season. As the Phoenix take on Australia’s best football clubs in an expanded competition, the football action will be hotter and more intense than ever. After the exceptional 2009/10 season which saw sold out crowds at Westpac Stadium, this season promises to be the biggest and best yet. Wellington Phoenix FC will play 15 games at home during this year’s 30-game Hyundai A-League 2010/11 season. See the full draw below.
European Masters 19th–20th century art 6 Nov 2010 – 27 Feb 2011, Te Papa
The European Masters exhibition features 96 works by 70 of the greatest German, French, Belgian, Dutch and Swiss masters of the period, read more...
European Masters: 19th–20th century art from the Städel Museum
View pieces by great German masters including Tischbein, Friedrich, and Beckmann, along with beautiful Impressionist works by Monet, Renoir, and Degas, and important paintings by Picasso, Marc, and Bonnard. Also on display will be works by Cézanne, Van Gogh, and Munch.
Spanning the dynamic and transformative years of the 19th and 20th centuries, this exhibition features 96 works by 70 of the greatest German, French, Belgian, Dutch and Swiss masters of the period. Included are iconic Neoclassical, Realist, Impressionist, and Symbolist works, as well as breathtaking German Expressionist paintings and sculpture.
Don’t miss this unprecedented opportunity – Te Papa is the only New Zealand venue for European Masters: 19th–20th century art from the Städel Museum.
Date: 6 November 2010 – 27 February 2011
Venue: Visa Platinum Gallery, Level 4, Te Papa - Museum of New Zealand - Wellington
Tickets: Book Online or at the Information Desk on Level 2, Te Papa.
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