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There are a bunch of events before before and after LCA2010 that you may be interested in going along to as well. This is the place to record those events.
There are a bunch of events before before and after LCA2010 that you may be interested in going along to as well. This is the place to record those events.
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== Wellington ==
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== Events in Wellington ==
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* 31 Dec 2009 - 22 March 2010 - [http://www.wotzon.com/eventlisting.html?event_id=5007742 Summer City Festival 2010]
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* 11 Jan - 1 Feb 2010 [http://www.wotzon.com/eventlisting.html?event_id=5012080 ASB Gardens Magic Concert Series 2010]
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* 11 Jan - 1 Feb 2010 - [http://www.wotzon.com/eventlisting.php?event_id=5000484 ASB Gardens Magic Lighting and Art Installations]
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* 15 Jan - [http://www.bigdayout.com/ Auckland Big Day Out]
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* 23 Jan - [http://www.outinthesquare.co.nz/ Out in the Square]
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* 25 Jan - [http://www.eventfinder.co.nz/2010/jan/wellington/ultimate-frisbee-demo-join-in Ultimate Frisbee Demo]
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* 30 Jan 2010 - [http://www.wellingtonnz.com/event/wellington_cup_day Wellington Cup Day 2010]
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* 30 Jan - 7 Feb 2010 [http://www.wotzon.com/eventlisting.html?event_id=5008290 2010 - Chinese New Year Festival 2010]
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* 5 - 6 Feb 2010 - [http://www.wellingtonnz.com/event/nzi_sevens NZI Sevens 2010]
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* 5 - 26 Feb 2010 - [http://www.wotzon.com/eventlisting.php?event_id=5016761 Starry Nights Concert Series 2010]
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* 6 Feb 2010 - One Love 2010 Concert
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* 12 Feb - 7 March 2010 - [http://www.fringe.org.nz/ Fringe Festival 2010]
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* 26 Feb - 21 March 2010 - [http://www.wotzon.com/eventlisting.php?event_id=5014707 2010 New Zealand International Arts Festival Wellington]
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== IT Events ==
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* 13 to 15 Jan - [http://www.foms-workshop.org/foms2010/pmwiki.php/Main Foundations of Open Media Software workshop 2010] An un-conference for open source media software developers. Will be held in Wellington the week before LCA. If you are an open media software developer, you should really come along - we will have some key developers come from all over the planet. FOMS is free for community members - the attendance fee for professional delegates is A$420.
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* 23 to 24 Jan - [http://Wellington2010.DrupalSouth.net.nz DrupalSouth Wellington 2010], The NZ Drupal event, will be at the upstairs function room at The Brewery Bar and Restaurant, right on the waterfront of Wellington City Harbour and just a few hundred metres from the Wellington Convention Centre. It will be the second event of it's kind in New Zealand. The first was DrupalSouth Christchurch in November 2008.
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* Friday 15 Jan 2010 - [http://www.lucidsystems.org/communicate/ Communicate] - Meeting for systems administrators.
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* Weds 20 Jan 2010 [http://wellington.pm.org/hackoff/ HackOff] - At the Wellington Convention Centre, Wellington. Remember when coding was fun? Before you got bogged down with UML diagrams, architecture planning meetings, spec documents, unit tests and user documentation? For one evening, we'll take you back to how coding was meant to be - see a problem, solve it, move on. The first team to solve all the problems will be declared the winners and will receive the adulation of their peers (who knows, there may even be a prize).
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* 27 - 29 Jan 2010 - [http://www.nznog.org NZNOG] - In Hamilton
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* Jan 2010 - [http://groups.drupal.org/node/26217 DrupalSouth Wellington 2010]
 
* 15 - 19 Feb 2010 - [http://www.webstock.org.nz Webstock 2010]
* 15 - 19 Feb 2010 - [http://www.webstock.org.nz Webstock 2010]
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== Rest of New Zealand ==
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== Events in Auckland ==
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In case you are visitting in Auckland for a few days before or after conference.
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* Jan 2010 - [http://www.nznog.org NZNOG] - In Hamilton
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* 11-16 Jan Tennis: [http://www.heinekenopen.co.nz/ Heineken Open NZ]. [http://www.atpworldtour.com/Tennis/Tournaments/Auckland.aspx ATP World Tour]
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* 15 Jan - Music: [http://www.bigdayout.com/ Auckland Big Day Out]
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* 20-28 Jan - Surfing: [http://www.isaworldjuniors.com/newzealand10/aboutAUK.php World Junior Surfing Championship]
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* 29 Jan - 1 Feb Auckland Anniversary Weekend Celebrations
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** [http://www.aucklandbuskersfestival.co.nz Auckland Buskers Festival]
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** 30 Jan - 1 Feb [http://www.aucklandseafoodfestival.co.nz Auckland Seafood Festival]
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** 1 Feb [http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/whatson/events/regatta/default.asp Auckland Anniversary Regatta] [http://www.regatta.org.nz Regatta site] - incl map to best vantage points. tugboats, classic yachts, tall ships, waka, keelboats, multihulls and more.
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** 1 Feb [http://auckland.lanewayfestival.com.au/ St Jeromes Auckland Laneway Festival]
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** [http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/whatson/events/anniversary/default.asp Other Auckland Anniversary Weekend events]
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* 6 Feb [http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/whatson/events/waitangiday/default.asp Auckland Waitangi Day Festival]. Free family friendly cultural event.
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* 13 Feb [http://www.beerfestival.co.nz/ Auckland Beer Festival]
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* 26 - 28 Feb [http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/whatson/events/lantern/default.asp Auckland Lantern Festival]. Chinese New Year celebrations
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* 13 Mar [http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/whatson/events/pasifika/default.asp Pasifika Festival]

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There are a bunch of events before before and after LCA2010 that you may be interested in going along to as well. This is the place to record those events.

Events in Wellington

IT Events

  • 13 to 15 Jan - Foundations of Open Media Software workshop 2010 An un-conference for open source media software developers. Will be held in Wellington the week before LCA. If you are an open media software developer, you should really come along - we will have some key developers come from all over the planet. FOMS is free for community members - the attendance fee for professional delegates is A$420.
  • 23 to 24 Jan - DrupalSouth Wellington 2010, The NZ Drupal event, will be at the upstairs function room at The Brewery Bar and Restaurant, right on the waterfront of Wellington City Harbour and just a few hundred metres from the Wellington Convention Centre. It will be the second event of it's kind in New Zealand. The first was DrupalSouth Christchurch in November 2008.
  • Friday 15 Jan 2010 - Communicate - Meeting for systems administrators.
  • Weds 20 Jan 2010 HackOff - At the Wellington Convention Centre, Wellington. Remember when coding was fun? Before you got bogged down with UML diagrams, architecture planning meetings, spec documents, unit tests and user documentation? For one evening, we'll take you back to how coding was meant to be - see a problem, solve it, move on. The first team to solve all the problems will be declared the winners and will receive the adulation of their peers (who knows, there may even be a prize).
  • 27 - 29 Jan 2010 - NZNOG - In Hamilton

Events in Auckland

In case you are visitting in Auckland for a few days before or after conference.