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Start time
April 11, 2024 9:00 PM
End time
April 11, 2024 9:00 PM
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23rd Annual EMR Poor Knights Island Competition!

Mountains to Sea Wellington (MTSW) is excited to be a part of the national EMR (Experiencing Marine Reserves) 23rd Annual Poor Knights Island Competition! 

Two young people in the Wellington Region will be chosen by MTSW for a free trip for themselves & an accompanying parent or guardian to snorkel in the Poor Knight‘s Island in Northland on 17-18 May 2024! Airfares, accommodation, and snorkelling provided for FREE!

If you're a school student who has been in a marine programme with Mountains To Sea Wellington with your school during Term 4 2023 or Term 1 2024, you are be eligible to enter our art & action competition!

2 Categories - 2 Winners! 

Category 1 -ACTION! Apply if you have taken action by participating in a beach clean up, dune planting, or any kind of activity that helps our local marine environment.

Category 2 -ART!  Apply if you have an artwork of any kind that focuses on the beach or marine environment, and includes "EMR" or "Experiencing Marine Reserves".

Adults please read the information sheet which has details about the competition guidelines and the trip to Poor Knights Island: Four page .PDF Info Doc- Click here!

Ready to Apply? Our application form is online at:

A4 Flyer (for teachers and schools) Click here

Questions? Please contact

Good luck!

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