The annual Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards recognise and reward the valuable contribution made by volunteer groups across the Wellington region.

Community Awards 2018

 KapitiHutt CityPoriruaUpper HuttWellington
Health & Wellbeing
Winner
Champions of KapitiTe Omanga Hospice Volunteer TeamZONTA Club of ManaEvery Body is a Treasure Charitable TrustSisters of Compassion - Soup Kitchen
Health & Wellbeing
Runner Up
Ōtaki Volunteer Fire BrigadeHutt Valley Sexual Abuse SupportNgati Toa Branch of Māori Women's Welfare LeagueThe Local CaféCrafty Volunteers
Heritage & Environment
Winner
Low Carbon KapitiNgahuru Charitable TrustAotea Conservation VolunteersUpper Hutt Forest & BirdGhost Fishing NZ
Heritage & Environment
Runner Up
Greendale Reserve VolunteersWainuimata Pioneer Church Preservation SocietyThe Outpawed Rescue TrustBoomerang BagsVinnies Re Sew
Sports and Leisure
Winner
Kapiti Run for Youth (KR4Y)Special Olympics Hutt ValleyUSO Bike RideUpper Hutt Maidstone United Netball ClubCoastguard Wellington
Sports and Leisure
Runner Up
Ōtaki Golf ClubWhanua Ora - Stokes ValleyPorirua Canoe & Kayak ClubHutt Valley NZ Deer Stalkers Assoc.Special Olympics Wellington
Arts & Culture
Winner
Māoriland HubHutt Valley PolyFestPorirua Kite Project (Tape Art NZ)Upper Hutt Multicultural CouncilPerformance Arcade
Arts & Culture
Runner Up
Waikanae Musical SocietyHutt City MusicalKapi Mana Music festival Charitable TrustUpper Hutt Spinners & WeaversOut Wellington
Education & Child Youth Development
Winner
The Shed ProjectTe Awakairangi Access TrustCannons Creek Youth Charitable TrustTe Ataarangi Upper HuttHolocaust Centre of NZ
Education & Child Youth Development
Runner Up
Kapiti Youth Achievement TrustChallenge 2000Te Aro Moana Trust
and
Cannons Creek School Garden to Table
YMCAIgnite Consultants
Rising Star
Winner
Little Sprouts KapitiFriends of the Emergency Dept (FEDS)WELLFEDThe HubQuick Kai
Rising Star
Runner Up
CobblersActing OutBelleTe Mahuri Charitable trust
SUPREME WINNERThe Shed ProjectHutt Valley PolyFestZONTA of ManaTe Ataarangi Upper HuttSisters of Compassion - Soup Kitchen