Winners for 2018

Selwyn Awards 2018

Recognising success in our community

The Selwyn Awards are presented every two years to individuals and organisations who live or work in Selwyn and honour outstanding work or inspirational achievements.

The awards are an opportunity to celebrate success in:

  • Arts, Culture & Heritage
  • Community Service
  • Environmental
  • Innovation Excellence (new award for 2018)
  • Large Business
  • Small Business
  • Sport
  • Tourism
  • Young Achiever

For the first time in 2018 we also introduced the People’s Choice Award.

The awards gala dinner event where the winners were announced was held on 4 August 2018.

Congratulations to our 2018 winners!

  Community Service winner  Environmental winner 

Art's, Culture & Heritage

Church Property Trustees

First runner up:
Hororata Community Trust

Second runner up:
Ellesmere College Whanau Committee

Community Service

Winner: Chris Allan

First runner up: Robyn Searle

Second runner up: Allan Thorne


Winner: Lesley Barlow & Stephen Clarke

First runner up: Plastic Straws Suck

Second runner up: Matt Stanford & Lou Drage

Innovation Excellence winner  Large Business winner  Small Business winner 

Innovation Excellence

Winner: Plastic Straws Suck

First runner up: The Lincoln Pantry

Second runner up: Recycle Recreate

Large Business

Winner: Eurofins ELS

First runner up: Global Bus Ventures (NZ) Limited

Second runner up: Selwyn Kids Limited

Small Business

Winner: Busy Bumbles Ltd.

First runner up: Jones Road Auto

Second runner up: Brenna Sincock Hearing

Sport winner  Tourism winner  Young Achiever winner 


Winner: Selwyn Sports Trust

First runner up: Belinda Jones

Second runner up: Lyndal Marshall


Winner: Hororata Night Glow

First runner up: Quickenberry Guesthouse

Second runner up: Taste of Life Tours

Young Achiever

Winner: Caelan Thomas

First runner up: Ryley Griffiths

People's Choice winner    

People's Choice

Winner: Courtney Forrest

First runner up: Quickenberry Guest House

Second runner up: Busy Bumbles Ltd.


Sponsorship of the Selwyn Awards

We would like to thank our generous sponsors


Storage King logo  Warren and Mahoney logo  ANZ logo

Small Business

Arts, Culture & Heritage

Community Service

New World logo  Monadelphous logo  Stantec Logo 

Young Achiever



HEB Construction logoBuddle Findlay logo  Sicon logo


Large Business


IPORT logo   

People's Choice



Planz Consultants


Boffa MiskellGillman Wheelans logo

For more information, contact our Event Managers on