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In-Depth look at the 10 Guiding Principles – Part IX

In-Depth look at the 10 Guiding Principles – Part IX

Burning Man and associated Regional Events base themselves on some fundamental guidelines, or the 10 Principles. In this series over the next 10 weeks we will focus on each Principle in detail. This week features Principle 9: Participation Kiwiburn is not like other...

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A Message about Safety on the Paddock

A Message about Safety on the Paddock

Reporting Incidents Life on the Paddock doesn’t always go to plan and when that happens, you need to let us know.  We strive to create a safe and inclusive environment at Kiwiburn, and there are many trained and wonderful people on the Paddock to support you in the...

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Happy New Year from The Chair

On behalf of the ExCom I wish all of the Burner community a Happy New Year. Here we are at the start of a new decade. Not any old decade, instead, it is the one and only “Eclectic Decade” which we will be celebrating as Kiwiburn returns to the Paddock in Hunterville...

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A new Decade Dawns

A new Decade Dawns

photo by Scott Henderson   Happy New Year, Happy New Decade, and Welcome to the Twenties!   What was Kiwiburn like 10 years ago? it was the seventh Kiwiburn the last time it was three nights the population was 450. The then Chair noted, “The future looks...

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In-Depth look at the 10 Guiding Principles – Part VIII

In-Depth look at the 10 Guiding Principles – Part VIII

Burning Man and associated Regional Events base themselves on some fundamental guidelines, or the 10 Principles. In this series over the next 10 weeks we will focus on each Principle in detail. This week features Principle 8: Leaving no Trace This is one of the most...

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Event Guide

Got your ticket? Check. Getting excited? Check. Wondering what you’ll do with your good self once you’re on the Paddock? Well, look no further, as the Event Guide is now live! You’ve always wanted to get into how to wear a robe (and nothing else) or listen to a...

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Take a Ride – Give a Ride

With less than four weeks to go, some of you might be wondering how you’ll get your Burner-ready selves to the Paddock and back. Are you hoping for a spot in a car/van/space rocket? Or will you have a spare seat available in your vehicle? Check out the Rideshare page...

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Traffic Crew We Want You!

Traffic Crew We Want You!

Aerial view of the Paddock at Kiwiburn 2017 Do you have an affinity for helping people? Dig organisation and funky maps? Be part of the Traffic Team whose job it is to direct participants as they arrive at the event. Help them find their camp and a place to park up...

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

To all you lovely Burners around the world, Kiwiburn wishes you a great seasonal break, whatever you celebrate, and a Happy New Year. Stay safe. See you on the Paddock in 2020!

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Host an Event!

Have you been dreaming of running a zombie beauty pageant, croquet tournament, or macrame workshop? A yodeling choir, a friendly game of pin-the-ponytail-on-the-Prime-Minister or a serious conference on how to save the world? No need to be involved with a Theme Camp...

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