Historic Firework Professionals News
This year Firework Professionals fired or supplied fireworks for over 20 fireworks shows all over the country, from small scale private shows to large public displays. We did shows at dance parties, wineries, off barges in lakes and harbours, and on beaches. Two of our technicians travelled to Fiji to fire this beach front show.
Firework Professionals provided the pyro and searchlights for the launch of the new Lyttelton container crane.
Firework Professionals were invited to Shanghai to compete in the Shanghai International Music Fireworks Festival. Read more about our prize winning show
This is the second time Firework Professionals have been invited to perform in an international fireworks festival. Pyro Cannons at Sky City Auckland Room
"The event was a huge success and the client was very pleased."
Colin Ennor | Venue Sales Executive Staging Connections at SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre August 2006
Dancing with the Stars
Indoor pyrotechnics can add excitement to a stage or TV production.
Here the pyro and firing systems are provided by Firework Professionals. The execution is by fusedfx.
Lyttelton Festival of Lights
The Festival was enhanced by a dynamic fireworks show that echoed around the harbour. Firework Professionals also provided searchlights. (16/6/06)
New Zealand Fireworks and Special Effects Courses, April 2006
Our practical block course in April 06 attracted a range of students from New Zealand and the United States. This course covered pyro and Film SPFX - including working with miniatures.
IRB Sevens, Wellington, Fiji Versus South Africa, 4 Febuary 2006
A rapid series of comets are fired around the stadium.
Metro Productions Implementation.
Firework Professionals Ltd product development and technology supply. (Westpac Trust Stadium)
Firework Professionals starts 2006 in New Zealand with a "bang"
Numerous communities started 2006 with a fireworks display from Firework Professionals Limited.
Read on to hear about what happened previously ...
Screen Canterbury Open Night 27 September
Firework Professionals provided Screen Canterbury with a taste of what they can do including writing in fire on the ground, synchronising indoor pyro with a sound track automatically, and the new 2m tornado.
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New Zealand Fireworks Courses
Our first pyrotechnic practical course took place August 2005. Here the students are working on the cue list just before they fire their first indoor pyrotechnic session. Most of the students carried on to learn outdoor pyrotechnics and fired shells up to 150 millimetres.
All Blacks vs. Lions, 2nd Test Match, 2nd July 2005
Westpac Trust Stadium Fireworks, Wellington
By Firework Professionals Ltd and Metro Productions.
Matariki Festival, 4 June 2005
Firework Professionals supplied high-quality chemicals for the production of Irdieden for the Matariki Festival in Hastings.
World expert Toni Busuttil from Malta travels worldwide giving displays of these marvellously innovative pyrotechnic wheels. He recently came to New Zealand and has trained a crew to produce them.
Unlimited School Opening, 13 May 2005
The new Unlimited School building is opened by the Minister of Education on Friday 13th of May 2005.
He triggers powerful fan which inflates a long tube, popping it open out of its lashings, and releasing streamers as it goes linking the old school building to the new building. Fireworks bursts are fired at the start and finish.
Omaka Airshow, Blenheim, Easter 2005
A composite photo showing, antiaircraft bursts in the sky, a bomb strike, a shell burst behind the tank, and a line of smokes , all fireworks effects.
Click to go to Air Show series of photos
We export to the Pacific and World Wide - Decazeville France, 2004
Our reputation earned us an invitation to the Decazeville International Fireworks Choreographic Competition in 2004 where we won second place.
Choreographed by Senior Pyrotechnician Diccon Hughes
New fireworks regulations in NZ
Our take on how the new fireworks and explosive regulations in New Zealand affect sales and displays.
Also see our Latest News.