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New Works Launch in The Artist Window Galley
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The Odd Bird an Exhibition by Joel Nicholls
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Animal Costume Workshop
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Crystal Wrapping Workshop
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Mixed Media Cats & Dogs
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Calligraphy Course (3 Week Ticket)
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BROMLEY: LIGHT AFTER DARK
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The Odd Bird an Exhibition by Joel Nicholls
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Kids Learn to Sew / Morning Workshop
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The Odd Bird an Exhibition by Joel Nicholls
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Painters Anonymous
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Huia Kaimanawa o Ngāti Pūkenga
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Huia Kaimanawa o Ngāti Pūkenga
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My Backyard an Exhibition by Ruth Merriman
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KUSAMA - Infinity
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Calendar of evnts
Community events

Community events

Your chance to get involved in our community projects

  • Cringefest Poet Call Out
    Cringefest Poet Call Out
    Fri, 23 Aug
    The Incubator Creative Hub
    23 Aug 2024, 7:00 pm
    The Incubator Creative Hub, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    23 Aug 2024, 7:00 pm
    The Incubator Creative Hub, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Bad Poetry Competition Submissions for Poets. Enter if you dare - entries close 2 August 2024
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  • Volunteer in our spaces
    Volunteer in our spaces
    All year round
    The Incubator Creative Hub
    All year round
    The Incubator Creative Hub, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    All year round
    The Incubator Creative Hub, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    We are currently looking for volunteers to help out in all of our spaces and our events!
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Exhibitions

  • The Odd Bird an Exhibition by Joel Nicholls
    The Odd Bird an Exhibition by Joel Nicholls
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, 15 Jul
    The Incubator Gallery
    15 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    The Incubator Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    15 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    The Incubator Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    In the Incubator Gallery, we are showcasing Joel Nicholls' exhibition titled "The Odd Bird." This exhibition is named after the artist's poem, "The Odd Bird," which humorously refers to his focus on birds.
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  • He Tangata – An Exhibition by Hayley Smith, Whaea Whenua.
    He Tangata – An Exhibition by Hayley Smith, Whaea Whenua.
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, 15 Jul
    The Incubator Gallery
    15 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    The Incubator Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    15 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    The Incubator Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Everyday People here in Tauranga Moana by Hayley Smith. Drawing on years of research inspired by Tauranga's landmarks and events, Hayley has crafted an original contemporary character base, that reflects the essence of the community and depict local history.
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  • VIVID - Photographic Exhibition
    VIVID - Photographic Exhibition
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, 15 Jul
    The Peoples Gallery - Toi ka rere
    15 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    The Peoples Gallery - Toi ka rere, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    15 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    The Peoples Gallery - Toi ka rere, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Mathew Johnson, Ash Standring, and Gabriel Paul have selected their favorite works for exhibition at the People's Gallery.
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  • Huia Kaimanawa o Ngāti Pūkenga
    Huia Kaimanawa o Ngāti Pūkenga
    Wed, 24 Jul
    The Light Lab
    24 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 30 Jul 2024, 4:00 pm
    The Light Lab, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    24 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 30 Jul 2024, 4:00 pm
    The Light Lab, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    A photographic exhibition of Ngāti Pūkenga kaumātua
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  • My Backyard an Exhibition by Ruth Merriman
    My Backyard an Exhibition by Ruth Merriman
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 02 Aug
    The Peoples Gallery - Toi ka rere
    02 Aug 2024, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    The Peoples Gallery - Toi ka rere, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    02 Aug 2024, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    The Peoples Gallery - Toi ka rere, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    As the title of her exhibition, ‘My Backyard’ suggests, The Incubator Gallery is showcasing a series of large watercolours and canvases inspired by Ruth's backyard through the perspective of her childhood memories, holidays and travels.
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  • Artful Mind - Collaborative Exhibition - Alzheimer’s Month
    Artful Mind - Collaborative Exhibition - Alzheimer’s Month
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, 28 Aug
    The Incubator Gallery
    28 Aug 2024, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    The Incubator Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    28 Aug 2024, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    The Incubator Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    The Alzheimer’s Society's project seeks to enhance the lives of people with dementia by involving them in art activities and exhibiting their creations to increase awareness and decrease stigma.
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Workshops

Workshops
  • GO WILD! Family Disco
    GO WILD! Family Disco
    Tue, 16 Jul
    The Jam Factory
    16 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    16 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With DJ Lady Babz!
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  • Sketchy School Kids
    Sketchy School Kids
    Wed, 17 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    17 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    17 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Beginner Drawing Workshop with Paul Cornwell
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  • Bare Minimum - Life Drawing
    Bare Minimum - Life Drawing
    Wed, 17 Jul
    The People's Gallery
    17 Jul 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    The People's Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    17 Jul 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    The People's Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With guest artist to host & live model
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  • Problem Solving for Families
    Problem Solving for Families
    Thu, 18 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    18 Jul 2024, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    18 Jul 2024, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Intro to Braidy
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  • Kids Learn to Sew / Morning Workshop
    Kids Learn to Sew / Morning Workshop
    Fri, 19 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    19 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    19 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Sharn Ammann from Make + Mend
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  • CHOCOLATE! Melting & Moulding Workshop
    CHOCOLATE! Melting & Moulding Workshop
    Fri, 19 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    19 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    19 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    with Sophie Evans
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  • Kids Learn to Sew / Afternoon Workshop
    Kids Learn to Sew / Afternoon Workshop
    Fri, 19 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    19 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    19 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Sharn Ammann from Make + Mend
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  • Beginner Ring Making Workshop
    Beginner Ring Making Workshop
    Sat, 20 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    20 Jul 2024, 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    20 Jul 2024, 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Alexandra Mostyn
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  • Painters Anonymous
    Painters Anonymous
    Sun, 21 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    21 Jul 2024, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    21 Jul 2024, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    with Damien Kurth
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  • Drawing Demystified / 10 Week Course (Ages 15 - 17)
    Drawing Demystified / 10 Week Course (Ages 15 - 17)
    Mon, 22 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    22 Jul 2024, 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    22 Jul 2024, 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Sam Allen
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  • Sophie-Maude's Singing Squad / Term 3
    Sophie-Maude's Singing Squad / Term 3
    Tue, 23 Jul
    The Jam Factory
    23 Jul 2024, 10:30 am
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    23 Jul 2024, 10:30 am
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Tuesdays, 23rd July - 13th August Different session times for age groups
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  • Absolute Beginner Drawing Series
    Absolute Beginner Drawing Series
    Wed, 24 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    24 Jul 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    24 Jul 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Nick Eggleston
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  • Dècoupage in Seashells Workshop
    Dècoupage in Seashells Workshop
    Sat, 27 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    27 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    27 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Monica Zapater
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  • Handmade Happiness / Dumpling Making Workshop
    Handmade Happiness / Dumpling Making Workshop
    Sat, 27 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    27 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    27 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    with Tauranga Chinese Culture and Art Centre
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  • Learn to Sew from Scratch
    Learn to Sew from Scratch
    Tue, 30 Jul
    The Creative Community Campus
    30 Jul 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    30 Jul 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    with Sarah Sew Love
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  • Pendant Making Workshop
    Pendant Making Workshop
    Sat, 10 Aug
    The Creative Community Campus
    10 Aug 2024, 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    10 Aug 2024, 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With Alexandra Mostyn
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  • Painters Anonymous
    Painters Anonymous
    Sun, 18 Aug
    The Creative Community Campus
    18 Aug 2024, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    18 Aug 2024, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
    The Creative Community Campus, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    with Damien Kurth
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  • Bare Minimum - Life Drawing
    Bare Minimum - Life Drawing
    Wed, 21 Aug
    The People's Gallery
    21 Aug 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    The People's Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    21 Aug 2024, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    The People's Gallery, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With guest artist to host & live model
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Cinema screenings

Cinema
  • SING
    SING
    Tue, 16 Jul
    The Village Cinema
    16 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    16 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    School holidays at The Incubator!
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  • SPIDERMAN - INTO the SPIDERVERSE
    SPIDERMAN - INTO the SPIDERVERSE
    Wed, 17 Jul
    The Village Cinema
    17 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    17 Jul 2024, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    School holidays at The Incubator Creative Hub!
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  • Toy Story
    Toy Story
    Fri, 19 Jul
    The Village Cinema
    19 Jul 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:10 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    19 Jul 2024, 6:30 pm – 8:10 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Family Favourite Flicks presented by Tauranga's 95.8 The Breeze FM & The Incubator Creative Hub
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  • KUSAMA - Infinity
    KUSAMA - Infinity
    Sun, 11 Aug
    The Village Cinema
    11 Aug 2024, 1:30 pm – 2:50 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    11 Aug 2024, 1:30 pm – 2:50 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    All About ART - Monthly Sunday Arts Documentaries
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  • Cringefest Poetry 2024 in the Village Community Cinema
    Cringefest Poetry 2024 in the Village Community Cinema
    Fri, 23 Aug
    The Village Cinema
    23 Aug 2024, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    23 Aug 2024, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Think you've heard the worst poetry of your life? Think again!! Cringefest launched at Fringe in March and had queues lined out the door and down the street. Celebrate New Zealand Poetry day Cringefest-style.
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  • BOTTICELLI, FLORENCE & the MEDICI
    BOTTICELLI, FLORENCE & the MEDICI
    Sun, 08 Sept
    The Village Cinema
    08 Sept 2024, 1:30 pm – 3:10 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    08 Sept 2024, 1:30 pm – 3:10 pm
    The Village Cinema, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    All About ART - Monthly Sunday Arts Documentaries
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Music gigs

Gigs
  • GO WILD! Family Disco
    GO WILD! Family Disco
    Tue, 16 Jul
    The Jam Factory
    16 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    16 Jul 2024, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    With DJ Lady Babz!
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  • Sophie-Maude's Singing Squad / Term 3
    Sophie-Maude's Singing Squad / Term 3
    Tue, 23 Jul
    The Jam Factory
    23 Jul 2024, 10:30 am
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    23 Jul 2024, 10:30 am
    The Jam Factory, 159 17th Avenue, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
    Tuesdays, 23rd July - 13th August Different session times for age groups
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