The Katikati and Waihi Beach Community Awards are an acknowledgement of excellence in all sectors of the community within the Katikati and Waihi Beach region.
Nicky Austin from Waihi Beach Events and Promotions and Kylie Watkins from Katch Katikati. Photo credit: Chris Steel - Katikati Advertiser
We are an active and creative community where locals love to live, and visitors want to come back to.
But this is not something that just happens. A tremendous amount of passionate work goes in behind the scenes of all our wonderful community and business organisations. These awards are a chance to recognise those important and hard working groups and individuals.
The Goals of the Awards
To showcase our sports, volunteer and arts community To inspire more volunteers To acknowledgement of service, retail and hospitality businesses direct from their customers To instil pride in our community
To inspire businesses to succeed and grow To promote our business community To retain businesses within the Katikati and Waihi Beach region To attract new business and development
Community Groups and Businesses from with the Katikati and Waihi Beach Ward are eligible to enter the awards.