Awards Dinner – tickets sold out, watch livestream | Beef + Lamb New Zealand

Awards Dinner – tickets sold out, watch livestream

B+LNZ and awards partner Farmlands Cooperative are hosting the inaugural Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner to celebrate the people, science, technology and innovation that makes New Zealand’s red meat sector world-leading. Watch the livestream on 2 February – click the button below to add to your calendar.

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Watch Awards dinner virtually on 2 February

Tickets have sold out for the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner that is taking place at the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre on Wednesday, 2 February 2022.

However, we will be livestreaming the Awards dinner so you can still join us virtually on the night. A link to the livestream will be available on this webpage on 2 February. More information coming soon.


About the Awards Dinner

The inaugural Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner will be a night of celebrating the people, the innovation, the technologies and management systems that make New Zealand’s grass-based red meat industry world-leading.

Throughout the evening we will introduce the finalists and announce the overall winners of the eight award categories.

The evening will also provide an opportunity to sample some of the finest produce of our great agricultural sector.

  • Drinks & Reception: 6pm
  • Dinner & Awards: 7pm

Guest Chef: Beef + Lamb Platinum Ambassador, Scott Kennedy 

The evening includes a three course meal that showcases our wonderful New Zealand product in a menu designed specifically for the occasion by Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Platinum Ambassador Chef, Scott Kennedy of Nero Restaurant in Palmerston North.

Pre-dinner drinks from 6pm.

COVID-19 event protocols

The Government’s COVID-19 Protection Framework(traffic light system) will apply for the Awards Dinner on 2 February. Therefore, to adhere to this new framework and the venue requirements, B+LNZ will require all attendees to be fully vaccinated, scan in at the event and stay at home if feeling unwell. B+LNZ will continue to monitor the requirements under this new system.

Congratulations to our finalists and nominees

After a thorough judging process, Beef + Lamb New Zealand is pleased to introduce the finalists for the eight categories in the 2021 Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards.

The 2021 finalist profiles can be found at:

Find out more

Learn more about the Awards and the judging process at:


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