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Town or City: Nationwide
Name of Event:
Release of PLEASE
Description: Single written by Hollie Smith to launch the 2016 White Ribbon Campaign
For more info:  https://whiteribbon.org.nz/2016/11/03/hollie-smith-please/

 

 

Town or City: Nationwide
Name of Event:
The White Ribbon Ride
Date: 17th-27th November
Time: Ongoing
Venue: South Island, Central North Island, Hauraki and Auckland and Northland.
Description: Started in 2009, this motorcycle ride is unlike any other in the world. With riders trained to speak about violence prevention, riders from The Patriots (former and current members of the armed services) and Te Ahi Kikoha travel across New Zealand delivering speeches and taking part in about 80 community events. Riders in four groups – Auckland and Northland, Hauraki, Lower North Island, and South Island – will cover the country from 17-27 November spreading their message of respectful relationships.
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: North Island
Name of Event:
NZDF White Ribbon Torch Journey
Date: Ongoing
Time: Ongoing
Venue: Auckland, Waiouru, Manawatu, Wellington.
Description: The White Ribbon Torches will go on a journey across New Zealand to highlight the NZDF’s commitment to the White Ribbon cause. On Friday, 25 November, they will both arrive in Wellington for the NZDF-NZ Police White Ribbon challenge run. One torch will be placed permanently in the foyer of the Defence Force Headquarters in Wellington, while the other will be passed on to New Zealand Police, a symbol of the Defence Force challenging other public sector organisations to tackle domestic violence.  
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: South Island
Name of Event:
NZDF White Ribbon Torch Journey
Date: Ongoing
Time: Ongoing
Venue: Otago, Canterbury, Marlborough Wellington.
Description: The White Ribbon Torches will go on a journey across New Zealand to highlight the NZDF’s commitment to the White Ribbon cause. On Friday, 25 November, they will both arrive in Wellington for the NZDF-NZ Police White Ribbon challenge run. One torch will be placed permanently in the foyer of the Defence Force Headquarters in Wellington, while the other will be passed on to New Zealand Police, a symbol of the Defence Force challenging other public sector organisations to tackle domestic violence.  
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Alexandra
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Rode Event
Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: 2pm-3pm
Venue: Alexandra Primary School, Ventry Street
Description: White Ribbon Ride Event. Welcome with our Kapa Haka, then students welcome. Then short questions with the riders. 
Contact details: adeleg@alexprim.school.nz

 

 

Town or City: Alexandra
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Dinner
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: 6pm-10pm
Venue: Alexandra Park Function Centre, Tasman Room- Level 1
Description: Tickets are $50 per person or $500 for a table. Live entertainment, keynote speakers and Award Presentations
Contact details: Raewyn Bhana 0800367942 or manager@safvpn.org.nz
Town or City: Ashburton
Name of Event:
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: Ashburton Hotel, Racecourse Road
Description: White ribbon quiz on 24 November 2016. The riders can enter a team if are interested or they can just be there to support the event and mingle with participants and talk about their mission.
Contact details: evans.chibanguza@cdhb.health.nz
Town or City: Ashburton
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 25th November
Time: 9am-10am
Venue: Ashburton Netherby School, Brucefield Avenue
Description: White Ribbon Riders to visit the local school
Contact details: evans.chibanguza@cdhb.health.nz
 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event: Lyrics of Hope Competition
Date: Ongoing
Time: Ongoing
Venue: Marinoto West
Description: Marinoto Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service is running a competition for the service’s families to win a Westcity Voucher. Families are requested to give lyrics of hope as entries to win.
Contact details: Amanda.Willetts@Waitematadhb.govt.nz

 

 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
All Whites vs New Caledonia
Date: 12th November 2016
Time: 3pm
Venue: QBE Stadium
Description: Be there, it could mean the world. All Whites take on New Caledonia.
Contact details: Book tickets now at TICKETEK
 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Presentation
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 9am
Venue: L’Oréal New Zealand Limited Head Office,
632 Great South Road, Level 2, Ellerslie
Description: White Ribbon Presentation with Richie Hardcore and Mark Longley
Contact details: TBC
Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Presentation at Distribution Centre
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 10.30am
Venue:
Description: With White Ribbon Ambassador Mark Longley and Richie Hardcore
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Exhibition
Date: 19th November
Time: 7am start
Venue: Mangere Market Square
Description:
Contact details:
matala@twr.org.nz
Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Presentation
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 8.30am
Venue: ACC Albany Branch
Description: We will be having a White Ribbon talk at our Wednesday morning branch meeting where 50-60 people are in attendance, in the hope of raising awareness of domestic violence and the White Ribbon Campaign. Hoping for this talk to cover topics around, prevalence of domestic violence, what is domestic violence, how to help others, appropriate things to say and where to find help, how our staff could assist their clients (ACC clients), which is likely the same as above.
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City:Auckland
Name of Event:
Morning tea and presentation
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 10am
Venue: Mondelez International
DescriptionMorning tea and presentation with White Ribbon Ambassador Ric Odom and Richie Hardcore
Contact details:
 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
Creating safer, healthier and violence-free communities
Date: 26th November 2016
Time: 10am-1pm
Venue: Takanini Hall, 8 Takanini Rd, Takanini
Description: Shakti Family Centre invites you to a half day conference with guest speakers:Mayor Phil Goff, MP Louisa Wall, University of Auckland Sociology lecturer David Mayeda, Shail Kaushal and more.
There will be guest speakers in the morning, followed by a presentation from Shakti Youth at Papatoetoe High School and a sneak preview of a new resource created for migrant and refugee youth facing family violence. Concurrent workshops will be happening in the afternoon on:
-The law and family violence
-Men stopping violence against women
-Youth and family violence
This is a free community event to mark White Ribbon month, all are welcome. Please RSVP to sfsss@shakti.org.nz before the 22nd of November. Light refreshments provided.
Contact details:
sfsss@shakti.org.nz  Facebook or Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1089419677843708/

 

 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
NZ Communities Football Cup 2016- Creating Positive Influence in communities
Date: 26th – 27th November 2016
Time: Kick off from 9am both days
Venue: Centre park, Robertson Road, Mangere, Auckland
Description: Come and join a free fun community day!
Contact details: www.nzcfc.org.nz
 

Town or City: Auckland, Mount Eden
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Zumba- Dance Fitness Party!
Date: 27th November 2016
Time: 7.45pm-9pm
Venue: Maungawhau Primary School, 43, Ellerton Rd, Mt Eden
Description: Dance Fitness Party! Dance to support men helping men end violence against women. All proceeds from this event will go to Man Alive who provide counselling services as well as a wide variety of programmes for men of all ages with the aim to promote positive manhood and a healthier, wider understanding of masculinity than that we, as a society, traditionally teach our boys. A small but existing example of this limited understanding of masculinity is that many Kiwis still believe dance, or certain types of it, is mainly “for girls/women” or specific ethnic groups. Yes. Ridiculous. Salsa-STEP UP. Come get your groove on with some of Auckland’s best male Zumba instructors (and fabulous role models) and support the invaluable work Man Alive do for our boys, men and our communities.
Cost: $10/adult via online banking (by the 24th) or $15 @ the door. $5/child


Contact details: Email: be.zumba.fit@gmail.com  Call:   022 013 5820  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/380688735607573

 

 

Town or City: Auckland
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Filming of the new White Ribbon Pledge
Date: 28th October 2016
Time:TBC
Venue: Lot 123 in Auckland
Description:
Contact details:
Contact White Ribbon contact@whiteribbon.org.nz if you would like to take part
 

Town or City: Blenheim
Name of Event:
South Island White Ribbon Ride Launch
Date:18th November 2016
Time: 8am-9.30am
Venue: Marlborough Boys College Pavilion, Francis Street
Description: The Launch of the South Islands White Ribbon Ride
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Blenheim
Name of Event:
Walk a While In Her Shoes
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 12-2pm
Venue: Liz Davidson Park, Corner of Queen and George Streets
Description: At least 20 men wearing high heeled shoes will walk around the town centre to highlight their support of the White Ribbon message.
Followed by a BBQ.
The walk will start & finish at Liz Davidson Park.
Contact details: lizcollyns@gmail.com

 

 

Town or City: Blenheim
Name of Event:
Date: TBC
Time: TBC
Venue:Blenheim
Description: NZDF staff from Woodbourne will march in uniform in the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event in Blenheim on Friday 25th November.
All staff on the base and their partners will also get the chance to sign the pledge: “I promise never to commit, condone or remain silent about violence towards women.”
Contact details:
TBC
Town or City: Canterbury
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Supermarket Stall
Date: 26th November 2016
Time: 10am-2pm
Venue: Countdown, 47 Moorhouse Ave, Christchurch Central
Description: This one is an annual Amnesty Christchurch classic! Each year in November we raise hundreds of dollars for the Aviva-run Christchurch Women’s Refuge.
Through giving away hundreds of free white ribbons we also raise community awareness around violence against women, which is a huge issue in New Zealand (NZ Family Violence Clearinghouse figures state 1 in 3 New Zealand women experience physical and/or sexual abuse from a partner in their lifetime).
Please keep an eye out for our collectors if you’re in the area, and do make a donation to this very worthwhile cause…
Contact details:
amnestychristchurch@gmail.com

 

 

Town or City: Christchurch
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 11.15am-12.15pm
Venue: Bamford School, 6 Gould Cress, Woolston
Description: Meet and greet with the students
Contact details:
Town or City: Christchurch
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 1pm-2pm
Venue: Shirley Intermediate, 60 Shirley Road, Shirley
Description: Meet and greet with the students
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Christchurch
Name of Event:
Aranui’s White Ribbon Event 2016
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 2pm
Venue: Ripēna Mā Reserve, corner Wainoni Rd & Hampshire St
Description: Once again we are planning a White Ribbon Event at Ripene Ma Reserve.  This reserve is named Ripene Ma which translated into English means ‘White Ribbon’.
The reserve is a place where people can sit and reflect on domestic violence of all kinds and every year Ripene Ma Reserve is where we’ll meet.
Thank you for standing with us against domestic violence.
Contact details: TBC

 

 

Town or City: Christchurch
Name of Event:
Christchurch anti-violence event- Start with Respect
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 5pm-7pm
Venue: Cathedral Square
Description: Canterbury Family Violence Collaboration. Family and Community event in support if respectful relationships between men and women, changing the culture of violence within our nation.
Food truck vendors will also be in the Square for the purchase of food and coffee, so bring the whole family out in support of a happier and healthier future for Canterbury.

During the evening a dance off competition between MSD Police and Armed Services will be held as well as; Free BBQ, SPCA Dogs, NZ Defence Force, Activities for kids, Live Haka by LSV, White Ribbon Riders, Key messages from local champions.
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Christchurch
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Parade
Date:TBC
Time: TBC
Venue: Christchurch
Description: Staff from the Burnham Military Camp, as well as Limited Service Volunteers from the Youth Development Unit , will march in uniform in the White Ribbon Parade in Christchurch
Contact details: TBC
Town or City: Counties Manukau
Name of Event:
High School Spoken Word
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 7pm start, Registration 6.30pm
Venue: Manukau Salvation Army Church
Description: Respect, Trust, Believe in, Honour. A Spoken Word event promoting the White Ribbon Campaign and its key messages. Registration due in by Wednesday 9th November. Maximum 3 per school. Prize for 1st, 2nd and 3rd.
Contact details: diana_vao@nzf.salvationarmy.org  or 09 2611075
Town or City: Counties Manukau
Name of Event:
White Ribbon High School Breakfast
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 7.30am registration, 8am start
Venue: Manukau Salvation Army
Description:
Contact details:
diana_vao@nzf.salvationarmy.org  or phone 09 2911075
 

Town or City: Counties Manukau
Name of Event:
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 9am Start at Immigration and 9.30 at Manukau Salvation Army
Venue:
Description:
Contact details:
sam.iosefo@mbie.govt.nz or phone 021112349
 

Town or City: Dannevirke
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: 1pm-2.30pm
Venue: Dannevirke South School
Description: Sausage sizzle for the community, parents and whanau which coincides with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details: principal@dannevirkesouth.school.nz
 

Town or City: Dunedin
Name of Event:
Date:
Time:
Venue: Dunedin
Description: Members of the New Zealand Cadet Forces in the Otago region are starting one of the New Zealand Defence Force White Ribbon torches on its South Island journey. Then they will pass it to members of the New Zealand Police, as the NZDF encourages others in the public sector to get behind the White Ribbon message.
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Eketahuna
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: 9am-10.30am
Venue: Eketahuna Fire Station, 20 Main Street Eketahuna
Description: Refreshments and speak to the community
Contact details: thehut@clear.net.nz
 

Town or City: Featherston
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 21st November 2016
Time: 11.30am-12.30pm
Venue: Featherston School, 1 Lyon Street Featherston
DescriptionWhite Ribbon Ride event
Contact details: gina@featherston.school.nz

 

 

Town or City: Fielding
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Dash
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 10am-12pm
Venue: Manchester Square
Description:High profile local men wearing heels and dashing the length Manchester Square quadrant outside Feilding Promotions. Day to coincide with launch of Central North Island White Ribbon Ride and Palmerston North afternoon event. Organised by Manawatu Abuse Intervention Network If you’re a local male willing to make a stand against violence towards women, then please get in touch with email:
Contact details:  main.nz@gmail.com
 

Town or City: Gisborne
Name of Event:
Tauawhi No Violence Longboard Classic
Date: 12th November 2016
Time: TBC
Venue: To be confirmed on 11th November 2016
Description:A locally grown charitable surf competition to raise funds and awareness to support the kaupapa against family violence. Gisborne Boardriders and Moananui Longboarders clubs will help run the event which includes divisions for open men and women, 40-plus, 60-plus and juniors (16 and under).
There is also a free no legrope bikini and speedo competition for “a bit of fun”.
Entry fees are $40 for adults and $20 for the junior division, with a major spot prize of a new longboard. The contest venue will be decided based on the conditions during the registration evening from 6pm on November 11 at Charcoal Chicken, Gladstone Rd.
Contact details:  phone:027 558 6362   or visit Tauawhi Men’s Centre, 71 Peel Street.
Town or City: Gore
Name of Event:
Women’s Refuge WEAVE workshop
Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: 9am-11am
Venue: Womens Refuge, James Cunning Wing, 29 Bowler Avenue, Gore.
Description: White Ribbon morning tea for the White Ribbon Riders. Come along, meet the riders and join in our WEAVE workshop! The Gore District Mayor Tracy Hicks will do a brief introduction and then the riders are able to speak. Following their speeches we will have an informal morning tea where the riders are able to meet and greet the public. We are supporting the ‘one million stars to end violence’ project and will be weaving stars in support during the morning. RSVP by 16 November to Gore Womens Refuge for catering purposes.
Contact details: phone 208 8384 or email admin@gorerefuge.org.nz
 

Town or City: Hastings
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 12.30-1.30
Venue: Sherenden and Districts School. 2129 Taihape Road,
Description: White Ribbon Ride event
Contact details: principal@sherenden.school.nz

 

 

Town or City: Hamilton
Name of Event:
Date:
Time:
Venue: Community Law Waikato
Description: We are happy to let the world know that Community Law Waikato support White Ribbon Day!
Contact details:  toni@clwaikato.org.nz
 

Town or City: Hamilton
Name of Event:
Dads and Sons Breakfast
Date: 21st November 2016
Time: 7.45am
Venue: Western Community Centre, 46 Hyde Ave, Nawton, Hamilton
Description: Come along to our Dads and Sons breakfast and help us to stand up against family violence as a community.
Guest speakers and performers- Ryan Monga (Ardijah) and his son Beau Monga.
In light of this years White Ribbon theme of father and son relationships, we welcome boys and any role models in their lives including, dads, uncles, step-dads, grandparents or older brothers. The breakfast will be hosted by Family Works Waikato and the Hamilton City Council Community Advisors.
Free goodies bags available for the first 50 through the door!
Contact details: to RSVP please text Ioana on 021 359 878  or click ‘attending’ on the Western Community centre Facebook page   www.facebook.com/westerncommunitycentre   by 16th November 2016
 

Town or City: Hamilton
Name of Event:
Date: 24th and 25th of November
Time: 7pm-8.15pm
Venue: New Place theatre, University of Waikato (LAW. G. O1), Hillcrest Road, Hillcrest
DescriptionCome along to one or both of the two evenings of Hip Hop with flavour of Latin Dance! The dance routine is to a mashup of songs by favourite dancing divas. All Welcome!
White Ribbon Day can sometimes be a gloomy for the victims of domestic violence and sexual harassment with a reminder of events that have had long lasting effects on their lives. This event is to help uplift, empower and help those who attend to build confidence through dance, in a safe environment.
What better way than to let loose and slay some dance moves to Beyoncé and Shakira?
Facebook or Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1295387243825649/
Contact details: lydiacbatson@gmail.com
 

Town or City: Hamilton
Name of Event:
Fairfield College White Ribbon Day Promotion
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: All day
Venue: Fairfield College
Description: Student Initiatives- Promoting White Ribbon Day and giving out tattoos and ribbons. Advertised on Fairfield College Facebook Page and large sign outside school.
Contact details: mongav@faircol.school.nz

 

 

Town or City: Hanmer Springs
Name of Event:
Market Day
Date: 26th November 2016
Time:
8am-1pm
Venue: TBC
Description: Market Day
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Hastings
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 9am-10am
Venue: Omahu School, 22 Taihape Road, Hastings
Description:
Contact details:

Town or City: Henderson
Name of Event:
Pacifica in the Park
Date: 25th November
Time:
Venue: Ranui Domain, 16 Robertson Road, Henderson
Description: Alfred Ngaio is putting up a ‘White Ribbon” Stall at the Pacifica in the Park event
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Hokitika
Name of Event:
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: 2pm-3pm
Venue: Cass Square, Entry on the corner of Weld and Bealy Streets
Description: We are organising a family event. There will be an opensider truck that will act as a stage. Bands/singers/kapahaka groups will perform
Contact details: raelenemcmullan@westlandhigh.school.nz
Town or City: Invercargill
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Cruise Show and Shine 2016
Date: 20th November 2016
Time: Cruise starts at 9.30am, Show at 11am
Venue: Queens Park Reserve, Gala Street
Description: Road Bikes, Dirt Bikes, Classic Cars, Imports, Trucks, Utes and new school all welcome. Registration closes on the 6th November for the cruise. Cost $20 per car, $10 per bike, Gold coin per person and kids under 12 FREE. All money raised from this event will be donated to the Invercargill Womens Refuge. Check out our Facebook page, White Ribbon Cruise 2016 Show and Shine 
Contact details: TXT or Phone Krystal 0279505511
Town or City: Invercargill
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 21st November 2016
Time: 1pm-3pm
Venue: Southland respect network, 70 Victoria Avenue, Invercargill
Description: White Ribbon Ride event
Contact details:
Town or City: Kaikoura
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 27th November 2016
Time: 1pm-4pm
Venue: Takahanga Domain
Description:
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Levin
Name of Event:
Reverse Colour Run and the 10,000 hands exhibition
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: 12pm
Venue: Levin Adventure Playground, Oxford St, Levin.
Description: Coincides with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details: events@halt.org.nz
 

Town or City: Levin
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Display Competition and ‘Respectful Relationships’ discussion
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 12.30pm
Venue: Horowhenua Health Centre
Description: 1. Competition for health services in our community – Best display for promotion of “white Ribbon” at their premises.
2. Inviting local health professionals to discuss ‘Respectful relationships’ the alternative to violence towards women in our community. This will be a lunch time event with guest speakers from HALT
Contact details: olive.mackay@midcentraldhb.govt.nz

 

 

Town or City: Lower Hutt
Name of Event:
A Men’s Event- Personal and Professional Development
Date: 12th November
Time: 11am-5pm
Venue: Naenae College Hall- 910 High Street Naenae
Description: Man Up Wellington proudly presents a personal development event for all Men in the community, or a professional development training for all male professionals in alignment with the White Ribbon Campaign. The event aims to create an awareness of our realities, and determine whether more could be done with our normal and natural lifestyle. The event also aims to have men reflect on their own practice and behaviours as well as looking at strategies of making a stand or intervene. https://www.facebook.com/events/200207633737965/
Contact details: manupwellington@gmail.com

 

 

Town or City: Lower Hutt
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 21st November 2016
Time: 9am-10.25am
Venue: Naenae Intermediate School, Avalon, Lower Hutt 5011
Description:
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Masterton
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 21st November 2016
Time: 1.30pm
Venue: Masterton Intermediate School
Description: Powhiri and welcome, followed by a talk with the students
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Napier
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Venue: Richmond School, 13A Barnard Avenue, Maraenui, Napier
DescriptionWhite Ribbon Ride event
Contact details: office@richmondnapier.school.nz
 

Town or City: Nelson
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 11.30am-12.25pm
Venue: Nelson College, Hampden Street
Description:
Contact details:
TBC
Town or City: Nelson
Name of Event: White Ribbon Ride event
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 12.30pm-1.30pm
Venue: Nelson Intermediate School, Tipahi Street
Description:
Contact Details: TBC
Town or City: Nelson
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: 2pm-3.30pm
Venue: Zumo Coffee House, 42 Rutherford Street, Nelson
Description:
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: North Taranaki
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Relay Race
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 12pm-1pm
Venue: Hautoki Plaza, Devon Street
Description: Although an entertainment-filled family day, will shine a light on domestic violence awareness and education. There will be barbecues, guest speakers, activities and games, while spreading the word about family violence.
For registration forms, people can contact Katy at tsft@xtra.co.nz
Contact details: Katy Wilson > tsft@xtra.co.nz

 

 

Town or City: Omarama
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 1pm-2pm
Venue: Omarama Hotel, 1 Chain Hills Highway
Description:
Contact details:

 

Town or City: Oamaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 9am-11am
Venue: East Otago High School
Description:
Contact details:

Town or City: Oamaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 12.15pm-1.15pm
Venue: Waitaki Girls High School
Description:
Contact details:

Town or City: Oamaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 1.20pm-2.20pm
Venue: St Kevins College
Description:
Contact details:

Town or City: Oamaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 2.30pm-3.20pm
Venue: Waitaki Boys High School
Description:
Contact details:

 

Town or City: Oamaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 3.30pm-4.30pm
Venue: Portside
Description: Meal at Portside
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Ohakune
Name of Event:
Wahine Ora Programme
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 11am-12pm
Venue: 54 Miro Street Ohakune
Description: White Ribbon Ride Event. Includes lunch
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Ohakune
Name of Event:
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 12.45pm-1.30pm
Venue: Ohakune Primary School, 52 Arawa Street Ohakune
Description: White Ribbon Ride Event
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Ohakune
Name of Event:
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 1pm-1.35pm
Venue: Orautoha School, Pukekaha Road, Ohakune
Description: White Ribbon Ride Event
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Ohakune
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Community Twilight Gala
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 5pm Onwards
Venue: Ruapehu College and Te Tae Tata, 30 Tainui Street, Ohakune
Description:Gather your friends and whanau together for the White Ribbon Community Twilight Gala. There will be Bike Rides, Stalls, Games, Entertainment, Demonstrations, Silent Art Auction, Local Services, Speed Shearing and more. Also coincides with he White Ribbon Ride. For more information or to book a free stall contact Whetu Moataane. Proceeds from the art auction go towards a community based initiative.
Contact details: Whetu Moataane: events@ngatirangi.com or 0800NRANGI/ 063859500
Town or City: Omakau
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Event
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 9am
Venue: Omakau School, Deaker Street, Omakau
Description: Discussion with our students and the White Ribbon Riders
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Otane
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 22nd November
Time: 4.15pm
Venue: TeWaireka ,58 White Road, Otane
Description: Powhiri and Korero to spread the key messages of the White Ribbon Campaign
Contact details: pamks.tewairek@centralhealth.co.nz
 

Town or City: Otane
Name of Event:

Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: TBC
Venue: Te Waireka
Description: White Ribbon Ride event. Powhiri at Te Waireka followed by dinner.
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Pahiatua
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: 10.45am-12pm
Venue: Pahiatua School
Description: Refreshments and talk with students
Contact details: principal@pahiatua.school.nz
Town or City: Palmerston North
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Briefing
Date: 18th November 2016
Time: TBC
Venue: Saint Michael Marae, 70 Ellesmere Crescent, Highbury, Palmerston North
Description: White Ribbon Ride Briefing for riders.
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Palmerston North
Name of Event:
“White Concert”
Date: 18th November
Time: 6pm- 8.30pm
Venue: Palmerston North Square
Description: We will be hosting a “White Concert” as part of our White Ribbon events which headlines local talent. Gold coin donation
Contact details: main@gmail.co.nz
 

Town or City: Palmerston North
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Breakfast
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: TBC
Venue: The Square, Palmerston North
Description: Breakfast in the Square before the Palmerston North Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Dash through the Square. Coincides with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride Event
Contact details:  TBC
 

Town or City: Palmerston North
Name of Event:
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Dash
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: 9am-11am
Venue: The Square, Palmerston North
Description: High profile local men wearing heels and dashing Plaza quadrant of Palmerston North Square (between Te Awe Awe statue and clock tower). Coincides with Central North Island White Ribbon Ride and Feilding morning event.
Contact details: main@gmail.nz
 

Town or City: Paraparaumu
Name of Event:
Kapiti Festival
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: 2pm
Venue: Kapiti Primary School, Rimu Road
Description: There will be a White Ribbon stall and White Ribbon promotion at the Kapiti Festival with will coincide with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details: jtdsolutions@paradise.net.nz
Town or City: Picton
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Briefing
Date: 17th November
Time: TBC
Venue: Waikawa Marae
Description: Briefing for the South Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Porirua
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Family Fun Day
Date: 20th November 2016
Time: 12pm- 4pm
Venue: Te Rauparaha Park
Description:
Contact details:
TBC
Town or City: Porirua
Name of Event:
Evening session with youth from Challenge 2000
Date:19th November 2016
Time: 7pm-9pm
Venue: Tuhono Marae
Description: White Ribbon Ride Event
Contact details: TBC
 

Town or City: Queenstown
Name of Event:
Breakfast And Discussion about White Ribbon
Date: 15th November 2016
Time: 6am
Venue: TBC
Description:
Contact details:
optimusvault@gmail.com

 

 

Town or City: Raglan
Name of Event:
Decorating The Raglan House
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: 45 Bow Street
Description: We will be decorating the outside of The Raglan House with the White Ribbon logo which will be coloured in / decorated by local school children. https://www.facebook.com/theraglanhouse/
Contact details: info@theraglanhouse.co.nz

 

 

Town or City: Reefton
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Events
Date: 19th November 2016
Time: 10.45am-12pm
Venue: Broadway Tearooms, 31 Broadway
Description: Chance for the White Ribbon Riders to stop and stretch their legs, while also meeting with locals
Contact details: Te Rito Network.
 

Town or City: Rolleston/Christchurch
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 2.40pm-3.40pm
Venue: Te Puna Wai o Tuhinapo Runners Road, Rolleston (108 Runners Road on Google Maps.)
Description: Riders park up in our facilities courtyard. Young people talk with riders and get an understanding behind the White Ribbon Ride.
Contact details: kris.heslin001@cyf.govt.nz
 

Town or City: Roxburgh
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event- Millers Flat Primary School
Date: 22nd November 2016
Time: 12pm-1pm
Venue: Millers Flat School, 1655 Teviot Rd, Millers Flat, Roxburgh, 9572 (SH8)
Description: Pupils will welcome riders with school song. Riders will speak to kids then light refreshments provided.
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: South Taranaki
Name of Event:
Family Fun Day
Date: 24th November
Time: 10am-2pm
Venue: Manaia School
Description: South Taranaki’s specific focus is on what the community can do for victims. All welcome! Free BBQ and giveaways
Contact details: Katy Wilson > tsft@xtra.co.nz

 

 

Town or City: Tarras
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 11am-12pm
Venue: Tarras School, 2812 Tarras Cromwell Road, RD3 Central Otago, 9383
Description: We will invite the local community to join us as the pupils welcome the White Ribbon Riders with song or ukulele. Riders will speak about bullying and respect and then a light morning tea will be provided.
Contact details: office@tarras.school.nz
 

Town or City: Tauranga
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Displays, BBQ’s and Car Washes
Date: 21st-25th November 2016
Time: Ongoing
Venue: Z Petrol Stations
 

Town or City: Timaru
Name of Event:
Quiz Night
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 7pm
Venue: Sail and Anchor, Timaru
Description: If you want a great, laid-back night out and to show your support for the White Ribbon message, then register for this quiz night. Teams of four, $40 registration fee a team, with raffles on the night.
Proceeds from the quiz night are going to Stopping Violence South Canterbury and the Bridge Programme Timaru, to help drive the positive behaviour changes needed for safe families/whanau.
Contact details: Amanda: terito@pssc.co.nz

 

 

Town or City: Timaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 8.50am-10am
Venue: Roncallli High School, 19 Wellington Street
Description:
Contact details:

 

 

Town or City: Timaru
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 24th November 2016
Time: 10.10am-11.10am
Venue: Timaru Girls High School, Cain Street
Description:
Contact details:

 

Town or City: Timaru
Name of Event:
Rolling Breakfast
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 7am-9.30am
Venue: Village Cafe, Highfield
Description: This is a rolling breakfast from 7am to 9:30am so anyone with a ticket simply turns up at their convenience during this time-frame to cash in their ticket for a delicious breakfast and hot drink and show their support for the White Ribbon message.
Tickets are $15 and proceeds from ticket sales are going to Stopping Violence South Canterbury and the Bridge Programme Timaru, to help drive the positive behaviour changes needed for safe families/whanau.
Contact details: Amanda: terito@pssc.co.nz
 

Town or City: Trentham
Name of Event:
Sausage Sizzle
Date: TBC
Time: TBC
Venue: Trentham
Description: Staff from the Trentham Military Camp are holding a sausage sizzle to raise awareness of the campaign, while all fleet cars at the camp have been fitted with bumper stickers carrying the White Ribbon message. Joint Forces New Zealand staff at Trentham have also held a mufti day and lunch to raise money.
As they do every year, Trentham staff will also have a presence at the Upper Hutt White Ribbon Family Day on Saturday. The day will feature a free open-air concert, picnic facilities, free children’s entertainment and the White Ribbon riders.
Contact details:
TBC

 

 

Town or City: Upper Hutt
Name of Event:
Upper Hutt White Ribbon Event
Date: 26th November 2016
Time: 12pm
Venue: Lane Park, 22 Lane Street
Description: Event coincides with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details: TBC
Town or City: Waikanae
Name of Event:
The Mask You Live In- Free Movie
Date: 30th November 2016
Time: 6pm
Venue: Waikanae Baptist Church, 286 Te Moana Road
Description: SI Kapiti Coast are screening The Mask You Live In to promote discussion on how we can challenge stereotypes and support boys to reach their potential, in association with the White Ribbon Campaign to raise awareness of violence towards women and girls. Movie opened by Mayor Gurunathin Krisnasamy and followed by facilitated discussion. FREE ENTRY AND REFRESHMENTS from 6pm.
This an outstanding movie in which boys and young men talk about their experiences navigating gender stereotypes and identity issues, with evidence from experts on how boys are socialised into behaviour that can contribute to and normalise violence. 
Contact details:
sikapiti@siswp.org or  Judith 021 898 692

 

 

Town or City: Wairoa
Name of Event:
Your Chance to meet the White Ribbon Riders!
Date: 23rd November 2016
Time: 12.30pm-2pm
Venue: By the Lighthouse (Or War Memorial Hall if raining)
Description: Free community event! Free BBQ, information, bouncy castle, entertainment, competitions and prizes for the kids, spot prizes and give aways. All welcome! E Tu Wairoa! Let’s show that we’re AGAINST family violence in OUR town!
Contact details:  please phone 021 025 61537
 

Town or City: Wanaka
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 20th November 2016
Time: 5pm
Venue: Kai Whakapai Cafe, Lakefront Wanaka
Description: Just turn up, park up and meet the happy hour crowd. Coinciding with the South Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details:
Town or City: Wanaka
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride Event
Date: 21st November 2016
Time: 8am
Venue: Kai Whakapai Cafe, Lakefront Wanaka
Description: Just turn up, park up and meet the morning coffee crowd. Coinciding with the South Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details:
Town or City: Wellington Region
Name of Event:
PNP and Cycle Science present the 13th annual Spring Series
Date: 25th September- 20th November
Time:
Venue: Round 1 – 25/09/16 – Makara Peak
Round 2 – 09/10/16 – Wainui Trail Project
Round 3 – 23/10/16 – Porirua (Colonial Knob)
Round 4 – 06/11/16 – Belmont Regional Park
Round 5 – 20/11/16 – Mount Victoria
Description: Round 5 is running in parallel with the White Ribbon 3 hour relay. New Course Design! Something for ALL abilities. Fabulous spot prizes!! Register online.
Contact details: For more information: www.pnp.org.nz/mtb/races/2016-pnp-mtp-spring-series-presented-by-cycle-science/
 

Town or City: Wellington
Name of Event:
Te Rito Family Violence White Ribbon Mountain Bike Relay
Date: 20th November 2016
Time: 9am-12pm
Venue: Hataitai Velodrome
Description: 3 hour mountain bike relay in support of White Ribbon Day. BBQ, Prize giving, Best Costume and a new course design! Register online at pep.org.nz/mtb or cash on the day. Sign-in from: 7.30am. Briefing: 8.45am. Race: 9am-12pm. $10 solo or $20 tames and/or family (up to four people). $5 per rider goes to Mt Vic. trails. Race suitable for competent 10+ year olds. Running parallel with PNP and Cycle Science Round 5 Spring Series. Also coincides with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details: terito@maoriwomensrefuge.org.nz

 

 

Town or City: Wellington
Name of Event:
White Ribbon fun run from Parliament to Civic Square
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 11.30am
Venue: Wellington CBD
Description: This is a team event where men hold a long white ribbon (provided) and run along a pre-determined route through the CBD in Wellington. The aim is to demonstrate that men want to help end men’s violence towards women.
Contact details: contact@whiteribbon.org.nz
Town or City: Whakatane
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Day
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: Whakatane
Description: Help us raise awareness by dressing in white and black to support White Ribbon Day 2016-Say NO to violence- Whakatane
Contact details:
Town or City: Whanganui
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 9.30am-10.45am
Venue: Keith Street School, Corner of Keith and Liverpool St
Description: Students will greet the White Ribbon Ride and then hear a talk from the riders
Contact details: 08003491111
Town or City: Whanganui
Name of Event:
Street March
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 12pm
Venue: Please assemble at the corner of St Hill Street and Taupo Quay
Description: Join our street march on the 25th of November, take the pledge “I will stand up, speak out and act to prevent men’s violence against women and children”. Like our official Facebook page. Coinciding with the Central North Island White Ribbon Ride
Contact details: website: www.wrw.org.nz
Town or City: Whanganui
Name of Event:
White Ribbon Ride
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 2.30pm-4.30pm
Venue: Kaitoke Prison
Description:  Central North Island White Ribbon Riders speak at the Kaitoke Prison
Contact details: hohepaa@carenz.org.nz
 

Town or City: Whangarei
Name of Event:
Information Stall
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 11am-2pm
Venue: Cameron Street Mall
Description: For the 2nd year running Northland District Health Board’s Violence Intervention Team will join forces with local agencies and advocates including Its Not OK champion Phil Paikea and Whangarei mayor Sheryl Mai, to spread positive messages about healthy/respectful relationships. There will be a stall set up in the middle of Whangarei city with white ribbons, tattoos and balloons, pledges to sign, people to talk to and plenty of positive information to take away.
Last year the response from the public was awesome. The anti-violence messages were well received and the city was awash with white ribbons. This White Ribbon day will provide further opportunity to reach out and connect with the community.
Contact details: cpfv@northlanddhb.org.nz

 

 

Town or City: Whenuapai
Name of Event:
RNZAF Giant Human White Ribbon
Date: 25th November 2016
Time: TBC
Venue: Sports field at Whenuapai
Description: On Friday, White Ribbon day, the team at RNZAF Base Auckland will be making a significant statement in support of the cause by forming a giant human white ribbon on the sports field at Whenuapai
They will hold a fundraising barbecue for White Ribbon in conjunction with the activity.
Contact details:
TBC

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