Resene Wall Worthy Competition

If you’re an early childhood centre, school or youth group then our Resene Wall Worthy Competition gives your student’s the chance to use their creativity to create environmental awareness through mural art.

Resene Wall Worthy Competition 2024

Entries are now open for this year’s Resene Wall Worthy Competition – a mural programme that offers schools, ECEs and youth groups the opportunity to create a large-scale artwork which communicates an environmental message that their student’s feel passionate about.

How to enter:
Submit a mural design for a wall at your school or in your community that reflects an environmental theme that you want to share with a wider audience centred around conservation, sustainability, biodiversity, climate change etc via the form below.

Fifteen finalists will be selected from all of the entries submitted and then judged according the criteria below:

  • Creativity 25%
  • Environmental messaging 25%
  • Presentation and aesthetic 25%
  • Public voting 25%

Thanks to Resene the ten winning schools, early childhood centres or youth groups will each receive:

  • a $750 Resene paint voucher
  • a drop cloth and high-vis vest/s
  • media promotion of the winning mural via a local press release and Keep New Zealand Beautiful social channels for murals completed by 20 December 2024

Resources:
We have a range of classroom resources available including lesson plans to help incorporate the planning, design and creation of the mural art into your classroom learning.

View the competition Terms & Conditions and Health & Safety documentation. If you have an queries regarding the competition please contact us at info@knzb.org.nz.

Competition entries are open until 5pm Thursday 28 March 2028. The 15 finalists will be announced on Wednesday 3 April 2024 and public voting will commence. The 10 winning designs will be announced on Friday 12 April 2024.

Enter the Resene Wall Worthy Competition 2024

  • Your group

  • Your mural

  • e.g. fence, wall, school, town centre, street facing, public, or private. Please note there is a minimum size requirement for the finished mural of 15 sq m.
  • e.g. conservation, sustainability, biodiversity, climate change etc.
  • For example, council permits or letters from property owners.
  • If you have collaborators, please list them here.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: gif, jpg, jpeg, png, bmp, eps, tif, pict, psd, pdf, doc, ppt, xls, docx, Max. file size: 100 MB.
    • Drop files here or
      Accepted file types: gif, jpg, jpeg, png, bmp, eps, tif, pict, psd, pdf, doc, ppt, xls, docx, Max. file size: 100 MB.
      • Terms and conditions

      • We have a network of Community and Educational Branches across the country who are all working hard to educate, inspire and empower Kiwis to ‘Do the Right Thing’ and Keep New Zealand Beautiful. Becoming an Educational Branch is completely free and we will send you a membership pack including a certificate and handbook to explain all of the benefits and programmes available to you and your commitment as a branch. More information about becoming an Educational Branch can be found on our website www.knzb.org.nz/help-us/start-a-branch.