Headrush Promotions Presents Iron Shin – 7th October 2017

Film shots by Te Puke Film - Candy Floss Clouds Productions - Vector Group Charitable Trust Featuring vocals by BENJI JACKSON Music and lyrics by PINKZEBRA Te Puke Film Vector Group Charitable Trust Tony's Cafe & Kebabs Authentic Turkish Food Tony Androos TRacey Fawcett Emma Diprose Brent Maharey Steve Fawcett Iron Shin Iron Shin Promo Day

Bloopers – Pick Up

When we mention we need to get a rough cut to the 48 hour film editors and they decide to make another film instead from some of the bloopers. #priorities lol next time stay on "track".... hahahah

#HP48HOURS Competition Kicks Off

The hp 48 hour competition kicked off with great excitement in the Bay of Plenty on Friday night with over 20 local teams registered.  There are 500 teams competing NZ-wide from Dunedin, Gisborne, Taranaki, Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington and Hamilton, as well as the Bay of Plenty.  The local teams come from Opotiki, Rotorua, Tauranga and Te Puke. Each team was given two...

#HP48 HOURS Film Weekend an exciting success!!

It all began as an idea, as most things do. Some whack epiphany prior to 2009, lots of loitering and a heck of a lot of talking haha. It has been years and years of brainstorming, discussions, and planning between Steve and Tracey to finally them getting off their buts and launching our Film projects and Initiatives which will...

Te Puke Youth Film Club Launch

Te The Green Room - Puke Youth Film Club Launch
Te Puke Youth are you interested in all things film? Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/events/116295239020486/  At 4pm on the 11th of August, at THE LOFT {16 Oxford Street Te Puke} Vector Group Charitable Trust is Launching The Green Room - a Te Puke Youth Film Club. Hosting Anton Steele {director and film maker} founder of BOP FILM. Come and hear his story and PRO-TIPS on surviving...

Filmmakers Collaborative | Filmmaking Workshops, Film Workshop for Te Puke Youth

Film Collaborative Tauranga, Te Puke, BOP Film, Vector Group Charitable Trust, Te Puke Film
Keen youth turned up to the Vector Group Creatives Centre in Te Puke for a workshop put on by BOP Film. Thanks BOP FILM's Annmarie Lawler, and Jaden Charrington who is BOP Film's official intern, for your wonderful team visit, tips, tricks and show-reels. Appreciate the advice and reminders, pre-HP48HOURS national film comp this weekend. Great to see new faces, returned veterans ;-)..... and oh...

Te Puke Film is on the map with VGCT’s entry for the 2017, HP48 Hours Film Competition

Immediately after we launched Te Puke Film, we entered the 2017 HP48 Hours Film Competition. We ended up landing runner up BOP and Best Cinematography for BOP. Not to mention, overall winner for DVD Cover which was designed by Katie Harrison.

Lock it in!  HP48Hours 2018 Film Competition

HP48HOURS Film Competition 2018
We would like to see HEAPS of entries this year and show the other regions what talent we have here in the Bay of Plenty and especially Te Puke. Start shoulder tapping your crew and we will have a networking night (and possibly organise a script writing workshop if requested,) in the weeks leading up to the event solely dedicated...


In a recent media release, Vector Group Charitable Trust said, “We are extremely privileged to be a part of the creative and collaborative sing, sing, sing project. Thanks to BOP Film’s Anton Steel, for the opportunity and to all those involved. Absolutely heartfelt, inspiring and amazing how with no previous singing practice such beauty was transposed.” Sing, Sing, Sing Photos...

HP 48 Hour Film Update

Kia Ora Team Leader,   Are you ready for the 2017 HP48 Hours!   This year we are mixing things up! We have a new (somewhat controversial) set of rules, some great prizes and the new ULTRA48 for our experienced teams.   Please read this email carefully as it contains important information for you and your team.   HEALTH AND SAFETY You are responsible for your own Health...

#HP48HOURS Film Finals at Baycourt

On Saturday September 2, the films made during the Bay of Plenty hp48hour competition this last weekend will be screened at Baycourt. It was down to the wire for many of the teams competing, with some arriving at the finish line with only minutes to spare. Over 500 teams around NZ entered, with 20 teams competing in the Bay of Plenty. The...

Official Te Puke Public Showing of Short Film “Pick Up”

Vector Group Charitable Trust initiative - Te Puke Film, will showcase their short film "Pick Up" prior to the showing of Guardians of the Galaxy, at Jubilee Park in Te Puke, on the 18th of January 2018. Pick Up was VGCT's (Te Puke Film) entry into the 2017 HP48Hours Film Competition which came in 2nd with Runner Up Bay of Plenty,...

Outlook for Someday Free Film Making Workshop in Te Puke, Bay of Plenty

free filmmaking workshop tauranga, te puke, bop
Vector Group Charitable Trust will host a free filmmaking workshop for youth put on by The Outlook for Someday crew. We are excited and welcome any youth interested in film to rock up to our youth creatives in Te Puke. We welcome all from Te Puke and surrounding districts. Someday Workshop | Te Puke Date: Thursday 31st May 2018 Time: 9am...

Stay connected


Latest article


Te Puke Vigil unifies community in the wake of the Christchurch Mosque shootings

Thank you to everyone who showed their support and care in our community tonight. A give-a-little page has also been setup...
Isaac Gunson -Te Puke Business Excellence Awards 2018

Town wins big at Business Awards

Written by Isaac Gunson – Isaac was the Head Boy of Te Puke High School in 2017, and is currently studying Journalism at the...

Waiāri Water Supply Scheme

Tauranga is growing and we need to provide core infrastructure to cope with the increase in our population. View Full Documentation Waiari Fact Sheet 1 Oct 17 Waiari FAQs...