Mitch James and Sons of Zion have been announced as the headline acts for the 2020 HSBC New Zealand Sevens 21st birthday celebrations as Hamilton gets set for a wicked weekend of music and rugby next January.
Fieldays® continues to contribute significantly to the regional and national economy according to the recent Economic Impact Report conducted by Dr Warren Hughes of the New Zealand Institute for Business Research at the University of Waikato.
Hamilton Mayor Paula Southgate says today’s announcement of the Government’s support for the Waikato Regional Theatre project illustrates an “exciting era of partnership” for the city and wider region.
Jason Taumalolo, Andrew Fifita, David Fusitua, William Hopoate and Daniel Tupou headline a full-strength Tonga Invitational XIII squad that will contest the forthcoming Oceania Cup and take on the touring Great Britain Rugby League Lions in Hamilton on October 26.
On Friday, 4th October Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari (SMM) and Kiwis for kiwi celebrate the second year of their Kōhanga kiwi agreement with the release of a kiwi chick. Over a five-year period, up to 500 Western Brown kiwi chicks are to be released all over Maungatautari. Through the agreement Maungatautari is a recognised kōhanga kiwi or nursery for the Western Brown kiwi.