Festivals and Culture – That Every Overseas Worker in New Zealand Should Be Aware Of!

Festivals and Culture of New Zealand
If you’re new to New Zealand, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about Kiwi culture. What are the major festivals and events? What should you know before you go? Read on for a crash course in Kiwi culture!
New Zealand is a country with a rich culture and heritage. From the traditional Maori culture to the more modern European influences, there is something for everyone in New Zealand. One of the best ways to experience Kiwi culture is through its festivals and events. Here are some of the most popular ones:
  • Auckland Arts Festival: This annual festival is one of the largest in New Zealand and showcases the best in local and international talent.
  • Wellington International Jazz Festival: This annual event is a must for any jazz lover.
  • Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu: This gallery hosts a range of exhibitions throughout the year, as well as plenty of events and workshops.
  • Nelson Mandela Day: This day celebrates the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. It is held on 18 July each year.
  • Matariki: This Maori festival is held to celebrate the start of the Maori new year. It occurs around late May or early June each year
As you can see, there is no shortage of festivals and events to enjoy in New Zealand. So get out there and experience some Kiwi culture!

What's More!

Here are some more things you should know about Kiwi culture:
  • New Zealanders are very relaxed and laid-back. They’re also known for their sense of humour.
  • New Zealanders are very hospitable and welcoming. They will go out of their way to help you if you need it.
  • New Zealanders are passionate about their sports, especially rugby and cricket.
  • New Zealanders love the outdoors. They often take advantage of the beautiful scenery by going hiking, camping, or fishing.
  • New Zealanders are proud of their country and its culture. They are also very protective of the environment.

How's the Nightlife?

New Zealanders are known for their love of a good party. The nightlife in New Zealand is vibrant and exciting. There are plenty of bars, clubs, and restaurants to keep you entertained into the early hours of the morning. Just be sure to pace yourself – you don’t want to miss out on all the fun!

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