Kaikōura Youth Council hosts a biennial Youth Awards to celebrate our local taiohi and all the awesome things they get up to!
We hosted the first ever Kaikōura Youth Awards on 30/9/17 to celebrate our outstanding youth and young leaders. The second Kaikōura Youth Awards ceremony was held on 19/10/19, and our most recent awards night was held on the 23/10/21
We have another Youth Awards night coming up on 2nd September 2023!
Nominations opened during Youth Week on the 19th May for our 2023 youth awards and closed on August 4th. We are in the process of judging now, and will be in touch with winners and stakeholders from the community with invites to the evening shortly!
Thankyou so much to the community for all the support we have had towards sponsorship of this event! A huge shoutout to all our amazing sponsors (in no particular order!): Innovative Waste Kaikōura, Kaikōura Community Op Shop, Steepdown, Proctor Olives, Kaikōura District Council, ECAN Kaikōura, Kaikōura Health Care, Kaikōura New World, Kaikōura Lions Club, Mayor's Taskforce for Jobs, and Te Whare Putea.
To find out more about our past Youth Awards celebrations, click the buttons below!
Thankyou to all the people who put in the time to make these ceremonies happen - and well done to all the winners of awards!