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Award Winning Kiwi Musician

Anna van Riel

Anna van Riel is an award-winning NZ indie/folk and children’s musician based in Lake Hawea, New Zealand

Anna is currently  touring the South Island with her environmental rock opera Waste Free Wanda

Check out Wanda’s single ‘Couple of Cups’





Awards and Nominations

Anna van Riel - Song writing awards
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Discover Waste Free Wanda – Anna’s primary school musical currently touring the South Island.




Waste Free Wanda Film Premiere

FILM PREMIERE Thursday, November 12th ONLINE: Waste Free Wanda Facebook Page, 5pm LIVE: Tuatara Cafe, Invercargill- 6.30pm With the support of Creative New Zealand I am hugely proud to present a creative short-film to support the growth of my environmental rock opera Waste Free Wanda. Join me either online or, if you’re in the Deep South, at Tuatara Cafe in Invercargill for the premiere. I look forward to sharing it with you!

Waste Free Wanda Album Launch!

Check out Wanda’s brand new album on all listening platforms. Available now! LISTEN HERE

Couple of Cups Song Launch

You might think that a couple of cups Don’t matter to the planet But it really does!   In conjunction with SUCfree Wanaka, and Waste Free Wanda, I am very proud to announce the launch of my newest single Couple of Cups. Did you know that a million disposable cups head to landfill PER MINUTE! That adds up to 16 billion per year. Bringing your own reusable cup is a super easy way to make a huge difference to the […]


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Listen to Anna's award-winning folk album Whistle & Hum