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$600k investment in international choral festival

The 12th World Symposium on Choral Music will receive investment from the Major Events Development Fund of $600,000 when New Zealand hosts the festival in July 2020.

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Rugby 2017 Festival Website now live

[image] rugby logoThe Rugby 2017 Festival (the official DHL New Zealand Lions Series 2017 programme) has launched a website to provide information about the goings on of the festival.

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Major Events Fund invests in World Long Range Rifle Championships

[image] Long range rifle champsThe Government will invest up to $255,000 in the World Long Range Rifle Championships in 2019, with over 440 international participants expected to attend from key tourism and trade markets.

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29 September 2014