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The Beautiful Awards provide a benchmark for environmental excellence. Run annually, the Beautiful Awards inspire, recognise and acknowledge those individuals, businesses, community groups, towns and cities who are working hard across Aotearoa to Keep New Zealand Beautiful.

Entries for this year's Beautiful Awards are now closed and finalists for each category are listed below. The winners of all the categories will be announced at the Beautiful Awards Gala Dinner.

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Beautiful Awards 2020 Finalists

Towns & Cities

Most Beautiful City


Most Beautiful Large Town


Most Beautiful Small Town

Waiheke Island


Best Loo

Anderson Park Toilets, Napier
Hunua Falls Toilet, Auckland
Waitati Public Toilet, Otago

Best Street

Victoria Street, Cambridge
Victoria Avenue, Whanganui
Rangiora Street, Whanganui

Kiwi's Choice

Hunua Falls, Auckland
Ruakuri Bush Walk, Waitomo
The Routeburn Track, Fiordland National Park and Mount Aspiring National Park


Community Environmental Initiative Award

TerraCycle's Oral Care Recycling Programme
Tarata Stream Team
Seagull Centre

Community Group Award

Beautify Waitara
Progress Castlecliff

Sustainable Schools

Murchison Area School, Murchison
Aparima College, Riverton
Rangi Ruru Girls' School, Christchurch


Most Sustainable Business Project

Sport Wellington
Discover Waitomo


Tidy Kiwi

Susan Hodkinson
Des Watson
Gary Mitchell

Young Legend

Jessica Lamb
Joe Howells
Oli Kirke

Local Hero Winners

Katherine Clayton
Joe Sherriff & Jo Wilson

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