News & Events

The Award is holding a Celebration Dinner on Thursday 7th August at
SKYCITY Hamilton and among the items we are auctioning is
a NZ first - a museum quality framed signed athletics shirt - 
signed by Lovelock, Halberg, Snell and Walker.

If you are interested in bidding for this item please contact
Chris Luoni on 0274 729 617 by TEXT


The recent CUE Haven Residential marks a milestone, 10 groups have now worked on the DofE Hillary Grove up on the Kaipara.

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In 2013 the Ministry of Youth Development commissioned an evaluation of the Service section of the Award to improve understanding of the impact and to gain evidence of the outcomes achieved through participation in this section.

Check out the report here

Maybe you and your friends would like to join us for a night out
 - we'd love to see you there.

Success Stories

Happy kidsHow was it for you?

We love to share in your successes, please send details and pics so we can feature your Award highlights in this section to:

To see what others have been up to and get to know their success stories, click the link below.

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Two new articles for September 2011





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Cycling for Menzies College

Previous Award Leaders Brad Lamb and Megan Corry do their bit to support a young group of Special Needs Students from Menzies College to achieve their Awards.

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or follow their journey on Facebook

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A new visual identity for The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award

Hear all about how the Award works Internationally from HRH The Earl of Wessex

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Hear all about Creating Committed Citizens

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