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Grandstand seating for Red carpet event.

Moahunter
Rohan


Nov 1 2012, 4:28am

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Grandstand seating for Red carpet event. Can't Post

Just received this from a Wellington promotion site.
"After granting a wish every day this October, the Wellington Wishing Well has come to an end. For the last day we got a bit wish-happy and have granted 15 Custom Wishes! Here are the winners of a double pass to the Red Carpet viewing grandstand for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey world premiere...
Erin M
Jenna E
Leanne M
Melanie M
Alison S
Alison C
Glencora P
Derrick A
Carrie B
Kirsten M
Kathy B
Kim c
Robbie G
Hong C
Elina O *Plus accommodation and extras for you, Elina!"


Moahunter
Rohan


Nov 8 2012, 4:44am

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More news on grandstand seating. [In reply to] Can't Post

This comp.
http://www.stuff.co.nz/...n-Unexpected-Journey
has "RUNNER UP PRIZES x 15
*You and a friend will get to soak up the atmosphere and watch the red carpet action from exclusive grandstand seats
*A merchandise pack valued at $130. Each pack includes The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in-season double pass, cap, A5 leather notebook, battle axe and official movie guide.


athenslotr
The Shire

Nov 8 2012, 2:18pm

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Curses! [In reply to] Can't Post

All these contests require residence in NZ...and while I often wish that were the case, I am not currently a resident.

My plan remains to head out very early on Wednesday morning, secure a spot at the front somewhere along the red carpet and patiently wait.


Old Toby
Gondor


Nov 9 2012, 4:39am

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It looks like I'll be joining you [In reply to] Can't Post

Me and my friend are coming from outside New Zealand as well. Perhaps we'll meet. (yeah, how likely is that?)

"Age is always advancing and I'm fairly sure it's up to no good." Harry Dresden (Jim Butcher)


Garfeimao
Rohan


Nov 9 2012, 10:26pm

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Are you all going to the TORn/Red Carpet party???? [In reply to] Can't Post

The party is on Nov. 26, which is that Monday, but many of the people traveling to Wellington for the Premiere ar finding that the best place to meet up and make plans for Wednesday.

Peace, Love and Rock & Roll,


Garfeimao
The orange stripey One

Cruise to Middle-earth


Chitara
Registered User

Nov 12 2012, 5:31pm

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Grandstands [In reply to] Can't Post

I point-blank asked the council about the grandstands:

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Wellington City Council will be running competitions to win tickets at the Hobbit Market which is on at Waitangi Park from the 25-28 November. Positively Wellington Tourism will also be running competitions for tickets to the grandstands.



So anyone who's in Wellington in the days before the event still has a chance, be it a small one. ;)

 
 

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