You’ve all been feasting on tickets and now there are only 50 of them left for Kiwiburn 2016: Pot Luck and Emotion. Head to our ticket page and have a read of all the information about how to get yours! nb There are no gate sales.
AGM AGENDA (Tuesday 18 August 2015) Full details on how to participate are here. Review of the previous year;– Chairperson’s Report– Treasurer’s Financial Report– Festival Afterburn Report Review of Committee Members and Officers’ roles and holders of these positions.Approval of plans for the balance of the current and next calendar years.Vote to continue the existence of the various sub committees.Available volunteer … Read More
Do you have something tasty planned for the Paddock next year? The most delectable art creation Kiwiburn has ever seen? We currently have two rounds of Art Grants to help make your dreams a reality. As Grants pay for only a portion of production costs, artists should be ready to seek out and show proof of other methods and sources … Read More
What happens when you take the time to make a formal complaint? Well, we listen and we follow up. We received one complaint about Kiwiburn processes, and as a result these have been reviewed and updated to address the concerns. Kiwiburn received complaints about the behaviour of four people. All four complaints were investigated, and the outcome was that unfortunately … Read More
“For one week each year, a temporary village blossoms in the desert of the Tankwa Karoo. To some, it’s home to an orgy of self-expression, psychedelics, and dancing. Beneath it lies an ethos that’s about finding new ways to solve old societal problems. At a time when we have to share an over-stretched, tightly packed planetary life support system, learning … Read More
Save the date! Auckland is throwing a Pre-burn: A Picnic of the Profound and the Profane at Whammy Bar in K Rd on Saturday 17 October from 8pm – 3am. It’s a picnic, though not in a park! We’re laying out a veritable smorgasbord of aural and visual delights for you to feast on. We all love discovering art on … Read More
Thanks to everyone who entered the poster competition this year! It was a close fought battle and we have a winner. Congratulations to Shelley Watson from Auckland, the ExCom voted her design as their favourite. She says: “I was thinking, if it were a meal, Kiwiburn would not be a traditional pot luck dinner, though it brings people together to … Read More
The Temples of Kiwiburn are special places where people gather. What would be your idea for creating a space for Burners to share? If you think you have what it takes to design / lead / build the Temple, take a look at the job descriptions. Applications are now open for the 2016 Temple. Apply now!
The largest art pieces on the Paddock are created by passionate Kiwiburners and have been amazing achievements over the years. Now it’s your turn to make your ideas a reality – the ExCom is receiving letters of interest. Do you have a vision for the Man? Read more about how to apply here.
Nepal has been struck by overwhelming tragedy recently with two large earthquakes. Longtime Kiwiburner Peter Brierley-Millman is helping out by raising the roof at Cloud9 to raise money to help them rebuild their devastated country. Gather your friends and bring them to Cloud9 on Saturday 13 June to celebrate life and having a roof over our heads with a fundraising … Read More
Kiwiburners! Who are you and where are you from? Find out the answers to these questions, and more. The 2015 Census is out – read it now! https://kiwiburn.com/participate/volunteer/kiwiburn-census/
The theme for Kiwiburn 2016 is: Pot luck and emotion “Come one, come all. Camp, cook, celebrate; Laugh, cry, levitate. What’s better than a shared lunch with your work mates? A sensory feast with your burning besties! Dine on dance, masticate on music, and gorge your heART out. Whether on the paddock or down in the trees, treat yourself to … Read More
It’s official: Kiwiburn 2016 will be held from Wednesday 27 January until Monday 1 February. Mark it in your calendars and diaries, book the time off work and let all your friends know. And now that you know, there are no excuses; you have plenty of time to prepare and come up with excellent new ideas for art, camps and … Read More
Hey you clever burners, what will be the Art Theme for 2016? Put on your thinking hat for ideas for the thirteenth Kiwiburn – unlucky for some! For inspiration, here are the posters depicting the themes over the years. (LINK) Email your fabulous ideas to us at firstname.lastname@example.org by midnight on Sunday 12 April, with a short description … Read More