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WOMAD New Zealand has announced a diverse line-up and exciting site changes for the 2019 festival. 

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WOMAD announces three 2019 artists


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WOMAD Announces new partnership with Te Wananga O Aotearoa

Womad New Zealand is breathing new life into a festival favourite with the support of a new programme partner.

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WOMAD wins Best National Event of the year!

WOMAD NZ has been named the ‘Best National Event of the Year’ at the prestigious 2017 New Zealand Event Awards.  

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DRAGON Performing at WOMAD 2018

WOMAD NZ  16 -18 March 2018 is thrilled to deliver its first artist announcement for WOMAD 2018, with the classic chart-topping Kiwi hitmakers; DRAGON.

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The Cleanest & The Greenest Festival – With Big News for 2017!

WOMAD has always prided its self on being an industry leader towards leaving a minimal environmental footprint, and heading into the 2017 festival WOMAD continues the strive to become a completely zero waste-to-landfill festival.

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Taranaki the world’s second best destination

Taranaki the world’s second best destination for 2017 says Lonely Planet. Definitive global travel guide publisher Lonely Planet has judged Taranaki the second best region in the world to visit in its Best in Travel 2017 yearbook, an accolade that is being welcomed by the locals.

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New Festival Feature - the World of Words

WOMAD New Zealand is adding a new chapter to the 2017 festival – the World of Words. The new programme is supported by a new festival sponsor, the Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki (WITT) and will feature authors, musicians, critical thinkers and entrepreneurs from New Zealand and abroad.

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WOMAD 2017 Lineup - first announcement

WOMAD 2017 Line-Up announcement. With much excitement UK 2 Tone and Ska legends The Specials were the first announced to play WOMAD NZ 2017.

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I'm super stoked to get back to WOMAD, in New Plymouth, this year.  There's nothing better than waking up in the shadow of Mt Taranaki.

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