Apply for the 2021 Outdoor Awards
Applications for the 2021 Outdoor Awards are open!
The Outdoor Awards celebrate individuals and organisations that have been successful in significantly improving outdoor recreation outcomes for participants and clients.
The categories are:
- Te Tohu - Whaiao Māori (Māori Outcomes Award) - Recognises a programme or organisation making significant effort to support and engage with tāngata Māori within outdoor recreation in Aotearoa.
- Te Tohu - Tiakina Taiao (Environmental Leadership Award) - Recognises a programme/organisation/event, that has influenced the ecological worldview of participants and/or demonstrated a significant commitment to conservation or protection of outdoor recreation places.
- Te Tohu - Whakaaweawe Kaupapa (Outstanding Event/Programme Award) - Recognises the significant contribution that events and programmes make to outdoor recreation and adventure activities in New Zealand.
- Te Tohu - Manu kura (Supreme Award) - Recognises an individual with mana in the outdoor sector, who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in outdoor recreation.
Applications close Friday 10 September 2021 and can be made through the Recreation Aotearoa Awards website.
The awards will be presented alongside the Recreation Awards in Blenheim on Thursday 18 November 2021.