The Attitude Awards

Celebrating achievements in the disability sector.

About the Event

We have now confirmed a date & venue for the 2016 Attitude Awards! They will be held the ASB Showgrounds on Tuesday 29th November. For our ninth awards we are going bigger - it’s a new venue with more space, more entertainment and no parking issues. Enjoy the spacious pre-event mingling and feast on a menu prepared by Austin’s, one of New Zealand’s finest caterers. We sold out early in 2015 so be in quick to secure your tickets!

Buy Tickets

Your ticket includes pre-dinner drinks and canapés on arrival, and a full 3 course dinner and beverage service along with great entertainment throughout the evening. Simon Dallow will once again MC the event, announcing all the finalists, culminating with the Supreme Award at the end of the night. To purchase tickets follow the link below:

The 2016 Finalists

Thank you to all those that entered this year’s Attitude Awards. The judges have gone through all applications to come up with 3 finalists per category, with winners of each category and the supreme winner to be announced at the Awards. Find out who the finalists are here…

With Thanks To...

Our Sponsor Family

A loyal family of sponsors and supporters led by principal sponsor ACC and the Lion Foundation has helped cover the costs of the judging, the bulk of the location expenses and the event itself. Silver level sponsors include KPMG, Manawanui in Charge, Westpac, Barfoot & Thompson, Drake Medox, the Ministry of Health and HealthCare NZ. Other current sponsors include Ricoh, Air New Zealand, New Zealand On Air. All sponsors are committed to the Awards and the continued drive towards a more accepting, respectful and inclusive society.

The Attitude Trust

The Attitude Awards are operated by The Attitude Trust. Trustees include: Hon. Ruth Dyson, Stacey Roche, David Rutherford, Richard Barker, Robyn Scott-Vincent MNZOM and Dan Buckingham.

Attending from outside of Auckland?

Accor Hotels has kindly offered anyone from outside of Auckland attending the Attitude Awards a discount at their hotel near the ASB Showgrounds.