Top Outdoor Spot 2020
The Walking Access Commission Ara Hīkoi Aotearoa Top Outdoor Spot 2020 competition promotes access to the outdoors.
The competition ran during terms 1 and 2 of 2020. School students sent in photos, artworks and/or poems and stories of their favourite outdoor spot. We will announce the winners soon.
The top three entries in each category will win a prize pack for themselves and/or their school. The three categories are:
- Best photo
- Best art, and
- Best writing
Any student enrolled in a New Zealand school was eligible to win the Top Outdoor Spot competition. While this competition was targeted at years 4-8, teachers could encourage younger or older students to take part.
FIRST PRIZE for each category is, from Kiwi Camping: an event chair, a Koru Kids sleeping bag, emergency poncho, Dynamo LED torch, Kubb game, towelling hat, and bird stickers. And from Skellerup: Red Band gumboots.
The school of the winning student also receives a copy of Nature Heroes, by Gillian Candler and published by and Potton & Burton, and a $300 voucher for a school day trip to a nearby outdoor walk or trail plus trip advice from a local Walking Access Commission Regional Field Advisor.
SECOND PRIZE for each category is, from Kiwi Camping: an event chair, emergency poncho, Kubb game, towelling hat and bird stickers.
THIRD PRIZE for each category is, from Kiwi Camping: an event chair, emergency poncho, towelling hat and bird stickers.