NZ IceFest in the Spotlight

NEWS: NZ IceFest is complete for 2014, but check out the media highlights from this successful festival.

 

NZ IceFest is now complete for 2014. For two weeks from the 26th Septebmer to the 12th October 2014, NZ IceFest bought bustle and life to the Central City of Christchurch at the bespoke NZ IceFest Hub in Cathdral Square.

Celebrating all things Antarctic we had a full festival programme ranging with events ranging from Science Speaker Series and Exhibitions, to Family Holiday Activities including an open Air Day showcasing the planes that fly to Antarctica, Sled Dog racing, and live video links direct the the people at New Zealand's Scott Base, and much more! You can view the full programme here

The city of Christchurch got behind us for a fantastic festival!  Below are a few links to some of the great media coverage that was generated during the festival.

 

Radio New Zealand: Highlights from the Speaker Series

 

Radio New Zealand: Antarctic Time Travel Article

 

Stuff: NZ IceFest Beer Review

 

3News: Opening Day News Report

 

The Big Idea: Art Exhibition Review

 

Stuff: Cape Hallet Exhibition Article 

 

TVNZ: USAP Air Day News Report

 

3News: VIP Antarctic Day News Report

 

For more coverage of the festival you can also view out the NZ IceFest Image Gallery and NZ IceFest Video Gallery on our website which give a great insight to all the activities that made up NZ IceFest during 2014.