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Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner

The Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner has a new date, with organisers hoping an easing of COVID-19 restrictions will allow all ticket holders to gather at the Napier War Memorial Centre on Thursday, 29 September 2022.

New date set for B+LNZ Awards Dinner

The Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner has a new date of Thursday, 29 September 2022 at the Napier War Memorial.

We are looking forward to a night of celebrating New Zealand’s world-leading red meat sector as previously planned for February this year. We will be showcasing finalists and announcing winners of all eight categories.

Read B+LNZ’s media release for more information.

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 Protection Framework

This event is operating under an orange traffic light. At the event, you will be required to wear a mask indoors and we will ask attendees to maintain 1m physical distancing.

If you have cold or flu symptoms, are a household contact of a positive case or are awaiting the results from a COVID-19 test, please stay at home.

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: