New Zealand Embassy Berlin, Germany


This year is the 50th edition of the United Nations Handbook.


The New Zealand Consulate-General in Noumea, New Caledonia is seeking an Administration Manager.


Titus Books recently announced the publication of the German translation of a tour diary, written by New Zealand poet and musician Bill Direen and translated from New Zealand English by Arno Loeffler.


New Zealand has turned the privilege of being the Guest Country of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair 10-14 October 2012 into a stunning success.


There has been recent reports of deaths and hospitalisations as a result of drinking methanol-laced spirits purchased in the Czech Republic.


Munich’s annual Oktoberfest beer festival is scheduled to take place between 22 September and 7 October 2012.


The 2nd Down Under Berlin - Australian Film Festival will take place from September 13th - 16th, 2012 at Germany's oldest cinema Kino Moviemento in Berlin-Kreuzberg. Down Under Berlin exclusively presents New Zealand and Australian cinema.


You are cordially invited to attend the second friends of New Zealand and New Zealand university alumni meeting in Berlin on Thursday 6 September 2012 at 8 pm, at the Restaurant "Cum Laude" (Universitätsstr. 4, 10117 Berlin). 


In another display of "public diplomacy" Peter Rider last month talked to Peter Pieruschka, editor of, the leading German-speaking blog on New Zealand economic, social and cultural matters.


This year New Zealand presents an extraordinary line-up of traditional and contemporary culture as the Country of Honour at the Frankfurt River Festival (Museumsuferfest). More than 100 metres of the riverbank will showcase the best of New Zealand’s arts, culture, fine wines and food.

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