Other Events in New Zealand
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
- 31 Dec 2009 - 22 March 2010 - Summer City Festival 2010
- 11 Jan - 1 Feb 2010 ASB Gardens Magic Concert Series 2010
- 11 Jan - 1 Feb 2010 - ASB Gardens Magic Lighting and Art Installations
- 15 Jan - Auckland Big Day Out
- 23 Jan - Out in the Square
- 30 Jan 2010 - Wellington Cup Day 2010
- 30 Jan - 7 Feb 2010 2010 - Chinese New Year Festival 2010
- 5 - 6 Feb 2010 - NZI Sevens 2010
- 5 - 26 Feb 2010 - Starry Nights Concert Series 2010
- 6 Feb 2010 - One Love 2010 Concert
- 12 Feb - 7 March 2010 - Fringe Festival 2010
- 26 Feb - 21 March 2010 - 2010 New Zealand International Arts Festival Wellington
- 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
- 15 - 19 Feb 2010 - Webstock 2010
Events in Auckland
In case you are visitting in Auckland for a few days before or after conference.
- 11-16 Jan Tennis: Heineken Open NZ. ATP World Tour
- 15 Jan - Music: Auckland Big Day Out
- 20-28 Jan - Surfing: World Junior Surfing Championship
- 29 Jan - 1 Feb Auckland Anniversary Weekend Celebrations
- Auckland Buskers Festival
- 30 Jan - 1 Feb Auckland Seafood Festival
- 1 Feb Auckland Anniversary Regatta Regatta site - incl map to best vantage points. tugboats, classic yachts, tall ships, waka, keelboats, multihulls and more.
- 1 Feb St Jeromes Auckland Laneway Festival
- Other Auckland Anniversary Weekend events
- 6 Feb Auckland Waitangi Day Festival. Free family friendly cultural event.
- 13 Feb Auckland Beer Festival
- 26 - 28 Feb Auckland Lantern Festival. Chinese New Year celebrations
- 13 Mar Pasifika Festival