• Past Events

last modified September 2, 2013 by strypey

2011

Dec 11 - Jan 9: Aotearoa rainbow gathering - Te Ika a Maui (site to be confirmed)

Dec 28 - Jan 3: Convergence gathering - Journey's End, Waitaha (Canterbury), Te Wai Pounamu

2012

Jan 18-23: KiwiBurn festival - Mangakino, near Taup, Te Ika a Maui

Jan 20-23: Keep Coal in the Hole (Coal Action Network) - Mataura (near Gore), Southland, Te Wai Pounamu

Jan 20-22: Waihopai Spybase Protest (Anti-Bases Campaign) - Whites Bay, near Blenheim, Te Wai Pounamu

Feb 1-8: Luminate festival - Takaka Hill, Ta Tai Tapu (Golden Bay)

Feb 10-13: AlienNation dance party - Wangapeka Valley, near Motueka, Te Wai Pounamu

Feb 17-19: NZ Hoopfest - Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington)

March 22-25: NZ Juggling Convention - Lake Carapiro, near Cambridge, Waikato

March 28: Document Freedom Day - Worldwide 

April 11-15: Australasian Permaculture Convergence 2011 - Turangi, Te Ika a Maui 

April 24 - May 4: Aotearoa Is Not For Sale Hikoi - Te Rerenga Wairua > Te Whanganui-a-Tara

April 29 - May 5: Privacy Awareness Week - Countrywide  

June 20: Southern Winter solstice

June 18 (- July 8): Start of Puaka Matariki - Ōtepoti

June 23 - 24: Dunedin Winter Solstice Dance - Whare Flat, Otakau

July 23 - 29: Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 

July 25: Day Out of Time (The 13 month calendar new year) "Time is Art!" - worldwide

July 27 - August 19: NZ International Film Festival - major cities 

August 22 - 28: Fab8NZ - Fab Lab Conference and Public Academic Symposium - Te Whanganui-a-Tara 

September 1-2: Kiwi PyCon - Otepoti 

September 14: Te Rā o Te Reo Māori

September 15: Software Freedom Day - Worldwide

September 22: Southern Spring Equinox 

Festival of Transition - 24 Hours of Possibility

October 15: 5 years anniversary of the Operation 8 raids and 1 year since Occupy Aotearoa began

October 22-29: Open Access Week

November 5: Parihaka Day - Aotearoa

November 8-11: Circulation, Waiora Camp, Whare Flat, Ōtepoti

November 17-18:

November 23-24: NetHui South, Ōtepoti

2013

new moon December 2012 to new moon January 2013: Aotearoa rainbow gathering, Rakiura 

January 18-20: Waihopai Spy Base Protest, organised by the Anti-Bases Campaign, Whites Bay, Marlborough 

January 18-20: Keep the Coal in the Hole Summer Festival, organised by Coal Action Murihiku, Dolamore Park, Gore, Southland 

January 23-29: KiwiBurn festival - Whakamaru Domain, Mangakino, Taupo region 

January 28 - Feburary 2: Linux.conf.au - Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

January 30 - February 6: Luminate festival - Canaan Downs, Takaka Hill, Te Tai Tapu

February 6-7:  Open Research Conference, University of Auckland, Tamaki Makaurau 

March 8 - 13: Permaculture in NZ hui - Parihaka and Vertical Horizons, Taranaki 

March 15-17: WOMAD festival - Taranaki

March 14-24: Dunedin Fringe Festival - Ōtepoti

March 27: Document Freedom Day 

April 20 - Hardware Freedom Day  

April 27 - Makertorium, Te Papa, Te Whanganui-a-Tara

April 28 - May 4 - Privacy Awareness Week

May 18 - Culture Freedom Day

August 9 - 7:30pm, 'V for Vendetta', Otago Room, OUSA - 1/3 of Surveillance film series with Organisation for Global Nonviolent Action and Students for Free Culture

August 23 - 7:30pm, 'We Live in Public', Otago Room, OUSA - 2/3 of Surveillance film series with Organisation for Global Nonviolent Action and Students for Free Culture, (see Poster)