An event described as a mix of fashion, entertainment and fundraising, organised by a local Miss Universe candidate, takes place in Orewa this weekend.
The Diversity Kanorau Variety and Fashion Show will be held on July 22 at Orewa Arts and Events Centre, 7pm–10pm.
It has been organised by Brooke Houia, pictured, a 19-year-old Miss Universe entrant and early childhood teacher – an Entrepreneurial Challenge to raise funds for Variety NZ is part of the Miss Universe requirements.
The event showcases NZ designers and celebrates diversity, exemplified by 2016 NZ Queen Trans-Sexual, Cecilia Kang, (who has the label Cecilia Kang Couture) and the models themselves, who include burn survivors and disabled people.
Entertainers include local duo En-Tranzet, and special guest Dennis Marsh.
Tickets are $25, which includes nibbles. For ticket and general enquiries ph 021 0826 9096 or email email@example.com