Archive for July, 2010

25
Jul

Steamy Antipodean body painting proven World’s Best

   Posted by: cholmondeley    in Culture

Steampunk-inspired Body Painting (Image via

[/caption] New Zealander Yolanda Bartram’s steampunk-inspired body painting has tied for first place in the “Special Effects Bodypainting” category at the 2010 World Bodypainting Festival in the Austrian city of Seeboden. Inspired by a train journey through India, the foam and latex-enhanced body art features a steam [...]
7
Jul

Relive Dining In the Steam Train Era [NZ]

   Posted by: ermyntrude    in Culture

Title: Relive Dining In the Steam Train Era [NZ] Location: Silverstream Railway, Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Link out: Click here Description: Step back in time to the golden era of steam train travel with bubbles, canapes and a steam train ride in the heritage carriages at Silverstream Railway Museum. There will be an optional tour of the [...]
Title: Dinner & Tall Tales with Dr Grordbort’s Venusian Hunting Party Location: Weta Cave & Cafe Polo, Wellington, New Zealand Link out: Click here Description: Join Dr Grordbort and his team for tales of Venusian rustics and ray guns in an ‘out of this world’ dining experience. The hunting party will meet at the Weta Cave and be [...]