District Promotion Fund
The District Promotion Fund has $150,000.00 available.
Applications for the 2022/23 round are open.
Applications close 5pm, Friday 20 May 2022.
How to apply
Complete and submit the printable District Promotion Events Fund application form
Completing your application
Ensure that your application includes (where applicable):
- information on the organisation seeking funding, its primary business purpose, experience and areas of expertise
- information on the primary event manager
- description of the event, including objectives and expected economic outcomes
- risk assessment for any proposed event, including Covid-19 Pandemic planning
- a detailed budget, including a breakdown of whether costs are confirmed or estimates
Applications for funding close 5pm, Friday 20 May 2022. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
Electronic applications are preferred, but hard copies will also be accepted.
Event and Marketing Advisor
and Marketing Advisor
Cambridge Service Centre
23 Wilson Street, Cambridge
and Marketing Advisor
Te Awamutu Head Office
101 Bank Street, Te Awamutu
For more information on making an application to the fund please contact Council’s Events and Marketing Advisors email@example.com
If your event is being held on council land, such as Victoria Square, Selwyn Park or public roads or reserves, you’ll need to complete a Waipā event application form, this must be submitted at least three months prior to your event date.
- Download: Waipā Event Application form
If you have any questions regarding event funding please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 924 723.
zPlease note, if you are a previously successful applicant to the District Promotion or Community Event Fund you will need to have completed a post event report for that event to be eligible for this new funding round.
- Download: Waipā's Event Funds Post Event Report
Free event promotion?
What's on Waipa has you covered! Head along to Waipā's only district-wide events calendar whatsonwaipa.co.nz and promote your event for free! The site offers promotion, venue ideas, and tips and tricks for a successful event.
All you need to do is sign up, list your event details, add a photo and it's good to go. You can also check out Waipā's organiser tool-kit for all the tips and tricks you need to know about holding an event in any of Waipā's towns.
For more information on the What's On Waipa website email email@example.com.
District Promotions Fund Recipients 2022
IBCPC Participatory Dragon Boat Fest
Waka Ama Nationals Sprint Championship
Ride New Zealand Cycling Festival
Armistice in Cambridge 2022
Kihikihi Speedway Opening Meeting and Fireworks 2022
Black Friday Blow Out
Karāpiro 100K Flyer
Hydro Thunder National Championship
Long Course Weekend
Wake NZ 2023 National Championships
North Island Rowing Championships
Balloons Over Waipā
Waipari Climbing Festival
MD Dirt Drags
Kihikihi International Polo
Mystery Creek Women's International Polo Tournament
Stars Dance Rock and Roll
The Race by Grins
North Island Secondary Schools Regatta
Xmas Eve at the Races 2022
Ngati Apakura Matariki Celebration
Frazzled Kiwi Adventure Race
Soaked in Adventure Race 2022
2023 Canoe Racing and Oceania Sprint Championships
National Track Cycling Championships
BRANDED Country Music Festival 2022
Cambridge to Hamilton Paddle race
Masters Track Championships
Clive Steenson Memorial Regatta
A better Earth Eco-village International Youth Art Exhibition
Karāpiro Rowing Inc. Club Regatta