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New Zealand Festivals in 2012 (8 festivals)
 Mt. Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand
 Kasabian, Soundgarden, My Chemical Romance, Royksopp, The Vaccines, Tony Hawk
As always, this festival is ever evolving. They continue to support local musicians, DJ’s and artists in every city, making each event a unique experience. It’s not just about bands. Hitting the custom built 40 foot touring skate ramp will be some of the hottest skaters on the planet right now. [ more... ]
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 Buffalo Beach, Whitianga, New Zealand
A beautiful mix of reggae, drum and bass and roots music. Set in the beautiful surroundings of Buffalo Beach. Last year sold out and looks like this one will to, so don't hang about. There is a camping option to stay an extra day to enjoy the beach and recover in style. Facilities have been [ more... ]
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 Whakamaru Domain, Mangakino, New Zealand
New Zealand's regional Burning Man event. This year's theme is Disaster Holiday. Kiwiburn is a collective experience. Everybody contributes, everybody pays. As there are no paid performers at the event, there are no spectators and what is shared are the passions and dreams of those who [ more... ]
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 Canaan Downs, Takaka Hill, New Zealand
 Ganga Giri, OTT, Wild Marmelade, James Monro, Minimal Wage, Goalance
Returning for it's fifth year, Luminate is a place to re-energise on the dancefloor, participate in workshops, be inspired about living sustainably, receive a massage, join in drumming around the fire, relax with a warm chai, watch an enlightening movie, be in harmony with nature, and celebrate [ more... ]
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 Rotorua, New Zealand
 Ali Campbell, Billy Ocean, Marvin Priest, Kora, Big Mountain
Nestled on the edge of a beautiful lake this is a fantastic venue, and the bass heavy line up is guaranteed to please. Now in its 5th year this boombastic, reggae and soul event is a huge festival. International and home grown stars rub shoulders and play to a large outdoor arena. There is a second [ more... ]
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 Waiohika Estate, Gisborne, New Zealand
What better place to hold a monster party than in a vineyard? Well it did not take a rocket scientist to come up with that one and for the last 10 years they have been doing just that. The line up is eclectic and the crowd is harmonious. Last year sold out and hosted around 25,000 visitors [ more... ]
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 Tapapakanga National Park, Auckland, New Zealand
 Soul II Soul, Gappy Ranks, The Yoots, Earl Gateshead, Tiki, Barons of Tang
The main stage is right on the beach and you overlook the Coromandel Coast in all its finery. The line up is an eclectic mix of local talent and some international stars. There is theatre, cabaret and performances as well as the music. Expect around 7,000 fun loving party goers, and there's [ more... ]
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 Brooklands Park, New Plymouth, New Zealand
 Baaba Maal, Black Seeds, Burundi Drummers, Mad Professor, Groundation, Alabama 3
Taranaki Festival of Arts and Music is the New Zealand leg of WOMAD, the international World music event. There are colourful stalls, films, talks and a kidszone. The main stage plays host to a myriad of truly talented stars. There is a campsite nearby and EZIcamp offers ready pitched tents with [ more... ]
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All 2012 Festivals
UK  (181 festivals)
Europe  (106 festivals)
North America  (22 festivals)
Asia  (4 festivals)
Australia & NZ  (26 festivals)
Australia (18 festivals)
New Zealand (8 festivals)
South America  (3 festivals)
Africa  (6 festivals)
 
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