News

October Update

We’ve added a few new tricks to our repertoire lately, we can now hire out drapes for events, and we have some new projectors and screens for your audiovisual requirements.   Here are our drapes….   And here are our new projector screens (along with our lights, stage and sound […]

projector screens

Rane SL3 Serato Scratch Live Box

June 2014 Update

Update for June 2014 at The Rock Factory … Welcome to www.therockfactory.net/about-us  – Our June update. Mark and I have colds… and our little toddler (almost 2) coughs through the night right now  – I really hope your health is better than our family’s at the moment… to banish the June […]


February 2014 News Update

It’s been busy at The Rock Factory as usual.  Summer news is that we’ve had Auckland Council Music in Parks gigs on most weekends, which are always great fun.  And it’s been good to hear positive feedback from happy patrons.  We’ve been blessed with beautiful weather for the most part… […]


Medium Covered Stage

Music in Parks

  Auckland Council Music in Parks is here for the summer.  We’re stoked be mixing lots of awesome bands and supplying sound systems and/or staging  for one of these outdoor concerts every weekend. Music In Parks – Free music concerts provided by Auckland Council, every weekend, throughout the summer! Music […]


Neilstock, oh yeah!

If you like secret camping music festivals with awesome bands you should probably come to this. Neilstock is a shindig on a farm in Tirau, traditionally with bands and their friends and family camping onsite. https://www.facebook.com/neilstock.yeah

Poster of Neilstock 2014

November 2012 News Update: Thank You

Thank you very much indeed for helping us win the 2012 People’s Choice Awards for best Nationwide Audio Visual Hire! The original reason we started the Rock Factory was to help and support bands in our community who don’t always have a lot of money. We moved into corporate work […]

poster neilstock 2012

October News: Rocktober*

Before we get into it, just a gentle reminder to not miss your chance to cast your vote for us at this year’s People’s Choice Awards! Secondly, let me make a quick announcement: We had a cancellation and are now free on Labour Weekend – first come, first serve! Labour […]