News

October 2018
8 October 2018

The KNZB office is on the move!

The Keep New Zealand Beautiful office is currently in the process of shifting to a new premises.

4 October 2018

September Volunteer of the Month goes to Bruno Martin-Edwards!

Congratulations to Bruno Martin-Edwards, our Volunteer of the Month for September!

September 2018
27 September 2018

Are these New Zealand’s next generation of reporters?

New Zealand’s upcoming reporters highlighted as winners announced for the Young Reporters for the Environment Competition

25 September 2018

The Touch of A Young Heart

FEE Scholarship winner Joanna Tao has written the below article on an experience she had during the 9th University Scholars Leadership Symposium, in Bangkok, Thailand in 2018.

1 September 2018

August Volunteer of the Month – Maddison McQueen-Davies

Congratulations to Maddison, our Volunteer of the Month for August!

August 2018
28 August 2018

Moments of Empowerment, Enabling Change and Inspiring Commitments

Joanna Tao, a previous Young Reporters for the Environment student, won a FEE scholarship through YRE to the 9th University Scholars Leadership Symposium, run by the United Nations in Bangkok, Thailand. The below article was written by Joanna, about her experiences at the Symposium.

20 August 2018

Beautiful Awards – Finalists Announced!

Congratulations to all of our Beautiful Awards Finalists! Keep New Zealand Beautiful has revealed the finalists for the 2018 Beautiful Awards. The judges were blown away by the calibre of entries and it has been very tough to determine our finalists. There are six finalists across our Towns and Cities category: Raglan and Waihi (Most Beautiful…

14 August 2018

Arataki Kindergarten and Riverlands Primary are proud to unveil their award-winning murals

Mount Maunganui’s Arataki Kindergarten and Blenheim’s Riverlands Primary, winners of the Early Childhood Centre and Primary School Categories of KNZB’s Wall Worthy Competition 2018, were excited to unveil the completion of their award-winning murals recently. Now in its 8th year, KNZB’s Wall Worthy Competition is a community based design competition that is aimed at eliminating…

14 August 2018

Local artist portrays the preciousness of nature in award-winning mural

Nelson artist, Hannah Starnes recently unveiled her award-winning mural that portrays the preciousness of nature, its uniqueness and our collective responsibility to look after it. Starnes was one of five winners from across the country who took out the top prize in Keep New Zealand Beautiful’s (KNZB) Nature Murals Competition 2018. Nature Murals is an…

July 2018
10 July 2018

Revisiting the Beautiful Awards 2017 Towns & Cities winners

The 2018 Beautiful Awards submissions are open now and we want to know if your Town or City has what it takes to become a winner! This article revisits our Towns & Cities category winners from 2017, and the question is; how does your Town or City shape up to our previous winners … Most…