Build a Masterpiece Out of Driftwood Competition @ Tokomaru Bay

30dec(dec 30)10:00 am31(dec 31)10:00 amBuild a Masterpiece Out of Driftwood Competition @ Tokomaru Bay

Event Details

Build a Masterpiece out of Driftwood Competition:
When: 10am 30th December – 10am 31st December 2022.
Where: Anywhere on the beach in Tokomaru Bay
Why are we doing this?
Encourages whanau creations and promotes whanau spending quality time together & will assist in cleaning and clearing our beaches of all the wood and rubbish
To be in to win Criteria:
Evidence that adults have assisted tamariki/rangatahi to build their masterpiece – Photos must be taken to show the scrutineers when they visit each creation
You can build anything on THE BEACH BUT you can only source your materials from the beach, the only exception is you can use string or flax ropes to hold your creation together if need be
Use of nails, staples, glue guns zip ties and rope are prohibited.
This competition encompasses the beaches of Tokomaru Bay only, anywhere between Ongaruru and Waima.
Extra points will be given to whanau competitors who have completed their creation and made a bonfire out of excess driftwood around their creation and have picked up rubbish from the beach and put in a pile near the foreshore.
How to let the scrutineers know you are finished your creation:
When you are finished your creation take a picture of you and your whanau by your creation and text 0223527947 or private message Lillian Te Hau-Ward and we will have a scrutineer come and take a look and take a picture
Be sure you show the scrutineers photos that show adults have been supporting their tamariki/Rangatahi to create the whanau masterpiece
Scrutineers are available to come and look at your creation anytime between 12pm – 4pm on the 30th or between 9-10am on the 31st December
Notification to scrutineers after 10am on the 31st of December will not be eligible to enter the competition. This competition ENDS at 10am December 31st.
Sponsors/Judges decisions are final and the lucky winners will be announced at 1pm via Tokomaru Bay United Sports Club Inc, Ngati Porou Boardriders Club – Kaieke Ngaru & Akau Warriors – Tokomaru Bay Hapu Response Facebook Pages.
1st Prize Sponsored by Akau Warriors – $250.00
2nd Prize Sponsored by Gisborne District Council – $150.00
3rd Prize Sponsored by Tokomaru Bay Four Square – $100.00 Four Square Voucher
Generations Participation Prize or 3 or more generations who participated in making your creation – Mystery Prize Sponsored by Horouta Pharmacy
Best Narrative Prize – Tell us about your masterpiece masterpiece. Make a 30 sec tiktok or video – Mystery Prize Sponsored by Ngati Porou Boardriders Club – Kaieke Ngaru.
Spot prizes thanks to Cafe 35 kai and coffee vouchers.
Many thanks to our local sponsors for their tautoko.
Gotta be in to win whanau…



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Tokomaru Bay United Sports Club Inc

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