District Promotion Fund
The District Promotion Fund supports events that promote and benefit the wellbeing of the Waipā district and its people. The fund is limited and a competitive process where priority will be given to applications that best meet the defined eligibility and criteria.
District Promotion Fund 2020-21
Congratulations to the recipients of our District Promotion Funding for 2020! We look forward to bringing visitors from near and far to our beautiful district to enjoy these superb events and local hospitality.
Waka Ama Nationals Sprint Championship
Cambridge Equine Festival
Karapiro 100K Flyer
Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic Pre-Season Tour
Armistice in Cambridge
North Island Club Championship
Kihikihi International Horse Trials
Spring Challenge Women's Adventure Race
Combine Armistice events - Fashion Parade, Picnic Concert, Armistice Remembrance Service
Kiwigrass Academy and Kiwigrass Festival
Kihikihi Speedway Opening and Fireworks
NZ and Oceania Canoe Sprint Championships
Cambridge BMX Twilight Event
MG Pre-56- National Rally
Hydro Thunder Championships Series
AON Junior Rowing Regatta
North Island Secondary School Championships
KRI Club Regatta
Mystery Creek Women's Polo Tournament 2020
Kihikihi Polo Championships
NZ Nationals - Individual CrossFit Champs
North Island Schools Road Cycling Champs
Yamaha NZ Jet Sports Nationals
2020 Christmas Regatta
North Island Pony Clubs Show-jumping Champs
Waikato River Festival – He Piko He Taniwha Waka Ama Regatta
The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery
Red Bull UCI Pump Track World Championship Qualifier
Cycling New Zealand Age Group Track Cycling Champs
Community Skateboard Pump Track Race 2021
Drome Masters Track Cycling Carnival
Cambridge to Hamilton Paddle Race
NZ Show Horse Council Nationals
Applications are now closed.
If you have any questions regarding event funding please contact email@example.com or call 0800 924 723.
Please 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.
To find out more about these events and when they are being held, make sure you keep an eye on whatsonwaipa.co.nz as the events begin their promotion over the next year.
Holding an event in Waipā?
All event organisers intending to hold an event in the Waipā district also need to complete an event application form, whether or not they are successful in receiving a grant, or apply for a grant. This application form is included in the District Promotion Fund Application Pack and can be found here.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
District Promotions Fund Recipients 2019/20
District Promotion Fund allocations 2019/20