Category: festival

Heart of Indonesia

Indonesia has a rich cultural scene – but it doesn’t get the recognition of other countries in South East Asia. To find out more Jason Lai travels to Jakarta. He explores the latest in art, fashion, cinema and comedy, to uncover the hear of Indonesia.

Read More

Pacific Dance Festival 2017

Returning in 2017 after a hugely successful debut last year, the Pacific Dance Festival will launch an all new programme, running 15–24 June at Mangere Arts Centre in Auckland. Born out of the Pacific Dance Choreographic Laboratory (since 2009), the festival provides an opportunity for Pacific choreographers to create, develop, and perform original dance works […]

Read More


Dec 25, 2016- The government has declared a public holiday on Sunday following pressure from the Christian community to mark their biggest festival as an event of national celebrations. A Cabinet meeting on Saturday took the decision, according Ramji Dahal, press advisor to Deputy Prime Minister Bimalendra Nidhi. The erstwhile KP Oli-led government had decided […]

Read More