Call for nominations for Waitākere’s environmental champions
Who’s your eco hero out West?
The biennial Love Your Place Awards celebrates volunteers, businesses and schools making a difference for the environment in the Waitākere Ranges Local Board area. The area extends from Whatipu, Glen Eden and Titirangi in the south, to Waitākere, Swanson and Te Henga in the north.
Nominations closed on 8 November 2020.
- Denise Yates Award: for youth (under 16) showing emerging leadership around local environmental issues
- Karaka Award: for a school or school group taking action on a local environmental issue
- Nīkau Award: for a business or social enterprise making a contribution to improve the environment
- Rātā Award: for an outstanding volunteer group or organisation taking action on a local environmental issue
- Kahikatea Award: for an outstanding individual volunteer taking action on a local environmental issue
The Awards Night
For any enquiries about the Love Your Place Awards Night, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past award winners
The last edition of the awards in 2018 recognised trailblazers working in predator and weed control, food growing and waste minimisation initiatives.
The Love Your Place Awards are funded by the Waitākere Ranges Local Board and organised and hosted by EcoMatters.