Why we like it? When don't we like to give the Aussie's a good 'ole ribbing? And there's something therapeutic about telling the Aussie's to “suck a kumara”. Still at the end of the day, there's no better way to sock it to them than by actually winning a cricket match against them - imagine that. Otherwise they'll be having the last laugh. But in the meantime, you can still have a laugh at their expense with these clever cartoon-graphic ads.
From a calming, machine-learning led interactive experience at Starship Children’s Hospital, to the story of a goat that acts as anti-bullying initiative and teaches children the effect their actions can have, the best in New Zealand design was crowned at the 2018 Best Awards on the weekend – and a discussion about gender equality in design has been brought to the industry's attention. Here are the supreme winners, and a statement from the Designers Institute of New Zealand (DINZ) CEO Cathy Veninga on the protests that took place.