Welcome to the

Central North Island Forestry Awards

Congratulations to an industry that was well due recognition for the economic contribution it makes to the local region.

We encourage other businesses within the industry to become involved in this exciting event. It is important that we all share the vision to recognise skilled professionals, applaud them and create a desire to continue to lift the profile of forestry.

Colin Maunder
ChairĀ  | Central North Island Wood Council


The key objectives in having these awards are to benefit the region’s forestry industry in several exciting ways, namely…
  • To attract skilled employees to the region as valued forest industry players.
  • To upskill and lift the standard of the skill base of the forestry workforce.
  • To unite industry players.
  • To create a healthy and challenging competition within the industry.

Key dates for 2024

Keep these dates in mind on the lead up to the awards night.


May 2024

Nominations are now open for the Central North Island Forestry Awards for 2024.


End June 2024

Nominations will close for the Central North Island Forestry Awards for 2024.


June/July 2024

Judging will take place.


10 August 2024

Join us for a night of celebration.