2023 Whakamānawa ā Taiao – Environmental Awards
celebrating Kaitiakitanga in action
Communities throughout our beautiful region are doing amazing work to protect and enhance our environment.
The Northland Regional Council Whakamānawa ā Taiao - Environmental Awards recognise the people and organisations making a difference for Northland’s environment. Their commitment and incredible contributions are helping our environment thrive and their mahi is highly valued.
Despite the challenges of recent times, people across Te Taitokerau continue their inspiring mahi, and we are committed to acknowledging and celebrating these selfless achievements.
Entries for the 2023 awards are now open! Get your entry in by Sunday, 18 June to have your mahi recognised.
The work you're doing to improve the environment of Te Taitokerau is important and we we want to recognise and celebrate that. Sharing your mahi helps inspire others who are also working tirelessly to achieve their environmental goals.
Applying for an award helps tell the story of the environmental mahi happening in Northland and shows that collectively we are making a positive difference.
If you’re an individual, community group, school, whānau, hapū, iwi, business, or leader working on a project to benefit Northland's environment, you could be eligible for an award. Find out what the judges will be looking for and if your project meets the criteria.
Entering is easy. Start by creating a login so you can save and return to your entry at any point. Read the judging criteria for the category you are applying in and draft the content for your application. When you are ready, use the APPLY NOW button and copy this information into the application form.