The Manawatu District Council has an award scheme to recognise the significant contributions made to the community by individual citizens and organisations.
It is expected that nominees will have carried out meritorious service in spheres of community service, welfare, sport, culture, the arts, recreation, or education.
Nominations may be made by individuals or organisations. All nominations are submitted to the Community Funding sub-committee using the nomination form.. This will be uploaded once it has been updated.
Community Honours Award Policy - as adopted 21 May 2015
Awards are considered and made annually. Nominations are called for in March / April and close on 30 June.
Awards will be presented to the successful recipients at a evening function to be held in September enabling family members and friends to attend.
These dates have changed from previous years.
Nomination forms and guidelines are also available from the Manawatu District Council, 135 Manchester Street, Feilding, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to:
Manawatu District Council
Private Bag 10 001
Past recipients of Manawatu District Community Honours:
|| Janet Bird, Amanda Street, John Brock, Alan Rowe, Richard Bain
||George Kereama, Roger and Kaye McKinnon, Dan Paki, Mary Sanson, Marilyn Wightman
||George New, Cynthia Drake
||Elaine Pinker, Allan Muntz, Russell Harris
||Brian Hunter, Bruce Brownlie, Colin Heap, Daphne Sowerby, Elsa Stern, Frank Dew, Graham Kitchen, John Fuller, Maurice Watt, Pat Snoxell, Ray Bramwell, Richard McAllister
||Glennis de Malmanche, Norman Lind, John Parker
||Pat Ashton, Eric Brew, Ivan Mandahl
||Mervyn Craw, Ngaire Hancock, Jacqueline Sayers, Esmae & David Stroud, Christopher Wall
||Peter Easther, Judy Jack, Thomas Rowe
||Jac Bos, Ruth Dalzell, Neil Finch, Derek Tuck
||Peter Ellery, Grahame Guy, Marjorie Shannon
||Doug Chappell, Margaret McMillan, Braedan Whitelock
||Lloyd & Barbara Billinghurst, Ivan Morton, Tony Mossop
||William Lester, Pearl Lawton, Delphine Parker
||Pat Prince, Diana Macdonald, Russell Wiseman
||Margaret Bowler, Peter Olsen, Glenys & Trevor Holtham
||Alan Hancock, Ken Pemberton, Colin & Helen Trotter
||Alan Mason, Chris Russell
||Betty Williamson, Robert Passey
||Florence Roberts, Baba Perigo, Georgina Stack
||Harry Ellison, Shirley Pearpoint, Myra Renata
||Peter Buckendahl, Hauturu (Ned) Lawton, Keitha McKendry
||Alfred Crowe, Ilene Short, Lindsay Taylor
||Del Gibb, Alex Gracie, John Malcon
||Alan Groombridge, Nancy Parsons, Elva Sandilands
||Kathleen Cox, Lachlan Fraser, Harry Heap