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SNOWMELT 2021

Fundraising Event for Our Rising Stars

 

6pm, Saturday 6 November 2021, Lake Hawea Hotel

Enjoy a spectacular Central Otago inspired feast at the Lake Hawea Hotel including music, entertainment, live and silent auctions and a raffle.

It’s been a challenging couple of years for our development and Olympic athletes getting the on-snow training and competitions they need to progress in their sport. Despite this, our members have had great success both here and overseas. Now it’s time to help them with the next step!

Some of our athletes are hoping to make it to the Olympics in Beijing, compete on the World Cup circuit or on the Freeride World Tour. Others are hoping to compete in the Junior Freeride World Tour, the Junior Freeski & Snowboard World Champs, FIS Alpine Races, FIS International Alpine European Children's Events and other international events in North America and Europe during the Northern Hemisphere season. Let’s get behind them to help make this happen!
 
We will be selling tables of 8-10 seats and individual tickets. Our committee has been busy securing raffle & auction items to fundraise on the night. Drop us a line if you wish to add an item to raffle or auction. If you can help out on the night please fill out our volunteer registration form. Our athletes & snowsports community appreciate your support!



Tickets: $125 per person or $1000 for a table of 8-10 people.

To purchase tickets or a table, please fill in booking form and we will be in contact with payment details. For queries, please email Rod Grant roderickgrant5@gmail.com.

Auction items

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2 x Adults Unlimited 2022 Season Pass. Valued at $1300.

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Two nights at Kaimata Retreat on Otago Peninsula for up to 6 people.

Valued at $4000.

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Volkl Deacon 80 with binding (can be exchanged for length to suit purchaser). Valued at $1895.

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6 run heliski trip for 1 person. Valued at $1290.

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Salomon QST Blanc skis with Warden MNC 13 binding (can be exchanged for length to suit purchaser) valued at $1895.

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Atomic Punx Seven skis with Warden 11 bindings. Valued at $1499.

The Beards

 

Professional 'shredit'

 

The Beards will provide you with a cinematographer on hill for a day and the post production required to create a 1-2 minute ski or snowboard film, of which you will own the rights to use as you please. Valued at $5000.

The Beards is a creative Production Company with over 15 years of experience creating digital content, commercials, documentaries, music videos and television. Although The Beards work spans across many diverse industries, it's roots lay deep in action sports & outdoor lifestyle content, having worked with many of the worlds best athletes and reputable clients including Atomic, Red Bull, & Monster Energy.

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Donor
Description
Value
Melville Ives & Harrold Families
Backpack full of snow goodies
$700
Aspiring Helicopters
Glacier Experience with snow landing
$425
Ohau Lodge
Accomodation, Dinner & Breakfast for two at Ohau Lodge
$390
Basecamp Wanaka
Clip n Climb - 3 sessions + 2 x 2-for-1 sessions
TBC
Paddon's Paddock
6 pack wine
TBC
Sally Soper, Fit Collective
One hour PT session
$70
Harvey Family
Riverview Landscapes native plant voucher
$250
Pujol Family
Prophets Rock wine
TBC
Anna Findlay - Ray White Real Estate, Wanaka
Weekend at Riverton Rocks, 2 bedroom bach (close to Mitchell's Bay)
$400
Mitre 10 Wanaka
TBC
TBC
Anne Barwood Artist
Anne Barwood artwork x 4 - Snowboarder, Milford Sound, Wine Country & Pukeko
$1200
Fiona, John and Piera Hudson
Coastal Cowhides large cowhide
$1000+
Selectrix
Weber Baby Q BBQ - black
$495
Craig Murray
Bike Ride or Ski with Craig Murray for up to 4 people
$300
Amisfield Winery
Voucher for a la carte lunch at Amisfield Winery
$400
Gin Ruttledge, Nancy Stout, Emma Bilous
Day of skinning with three legendary women
invaluable
Florences Foodstore and Aitkens Folly
Sustenance for apres Legendary Skinning Day
$400
Kylie and Justin Worth
Snopro 5 day ski or snowboard hire for 2, includes skis or board, boots, poles.
$500
Matt Lamming
Dropping Inn Voucher (Lake Hawea Hotel/BSocial/Urban Grind)
$200
Outside Sports & Yeti
Yeti Tundra Hard Cooler, Haul Hard Cooler, Roadie Hard Cooler, Loadout Gobox, Camino Carryall Tote Bag, Day Trip Lunch Bag (sold separately)
$2200
Chandler Family
3 cubic metres of dry firewood
$300
Sophie Melville Artist
Limited edition fine art print
$125
Isabel and Mathilda Watterson
Tildy and Iz headband and buff
TBC