Throughout the year there are a host of events to get involved in across the country..... 

Events are more than just a chance for us to get together and celebrate. All proceeds from ticket sales, peer to peer fundraising undertaken by event participants, partnership fees and donations, go directly to help fund the critical services Whānau Āwhina Plunket provides to families in New Zealand. 

To be kept up to date with all Whānau Āwhina Plunket events - subscribe to  our Events Newsletter here and follow the Plunket Events Facebook Page.

We hope there is something listed here for you to get involved in with friends, whanau, work colleagues or clients.....

For any more information, please do not hesitate to get in touch

Annual charity golf tournament - Wellington, 26th November 2021, bought to you by NXP. (Note the new date - as this was postponed from the 12th November)

Your team of four will enjoy complimentary meals and refreshments throughout the day, spot prizes and networking opportunities while competing for the top prize and tournament trophy.

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Auckland Darts Tournament - Auckland, 3rd March 2022

We are excited to bring you the second in our series of Whānau Āwhina Plunket Darts Tournament in association with NXP.

Register a team of four for an afternoon of friendly darts competition!

Play against other teams in a round robin style event. Fun and excitement in a professionally run darts tournament bought to you by NXP, and hosted by Game Shot Entertainment.

A great opportunity to host clients or staff at a unique event. Your team will enjoy complimentary drinks on arrival, and food throughout the day – spot prizes and networking opportunities while competing for the top prize!

All with the knowledge you are helping Plunket help families that need them the most.

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The Ultimate Soiree, Wellington, 12th March 2022 (Postponed from the 20th November 2021 due to Covid 19)

We are excited to announce a fabulous new event for the Wellington events calendar –  You will be immersed in a world of wonderful - with live art and entertainment throughout the evening, a champagne bar, cocktail bar and craft beer bar to quench all thirsts, as well as gourmet food served all evening.

Bought to you by Robert Walters - this promises to be an amazing night of entertainment and celebration, all while supporting the critical work Plunket does to support families throughout New Zealand.

Tickets include all beverages and food throughout the evening.

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Dunk it for Plunket 2021 is now SOLD OUT - we have allocated all of the Host Packs.

A huge thank you to everyone that has signed up this year. We have been overwhelmed with the response, and so grateful for the support.

For those that still want to be involved, there are opportunities to donate to another morning tea, see our list of fundraising superstars HERE, or make a direct donation HERE

Please note - Auckland, you will still get your boxes! No matter how long it takes to come down to Level 2 - you will get them, and you're able to host your Morning Tea anytime once you can have in-person gatherings again. 

For any queries please do not hesitate to contact us on

The Long Lunch - The Ultimate Feast - Christchurch, 29th October 2021

A huge thank you to everyone that was involved in this event - it was a huge success, and we are so grateful for the support. 

We will be in touch about the next one we plan to run!

Plunket Degustation Dinner - Rotorua, 30th October 2021

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, The Restaurant, Mokoia Drive, Rotorua

Featuring Award Winning Chef Bruce Gordon Thomason.
Organised to support the raising of $1 million for a new clinical and community services hub for under 5 tamariki in Rotorua.

A seven course degustation dinner paired with matching wines.

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We were so pleased to bring back our iconic Melbourne Cup event for 2021, in association with Momentum Recruitment.

With an amazing date at the iconic Boomrock Lodge.

A huge thank you to everyone that was involved in this event, and took part in the activities and auctions.

We are looking forward to planning the event for 2022!

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Whānau Āwhina Plunket offers a range of  services designed to empower people in their parenting journey. These services include car seat advice, our free voluntary home-visiting service, Family Start, Health Worker and Kaiāwhina visits, lactation consultants and mental health support.

Whānau Āwhina Plunket is a charity and many of our  support services are only possible thanks to the wonderful support and funding through grants, donations, corporate partnerships, private philanthropy, events and fundraising activities at a local and national level.




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Whānau Āwhina Plunket Event Partners

We are excited to have Move it Mama as our Whanau Awhina Plunket Events Wellness Partner. If you’ve not heard of Move it Mama before, you can read about them here. They are three sisters, each at different stages of their lives: founder Leece with 4 boy 4, 6, 8 and 10, Jess, trained personal trainer, with 2 under 3 years, and Char, not yet a mum! They deliver 10 live workouts to an amazing community of over 4,000 women every week, offering sessions from beginner to high intensity, including pregnancy modified options. We know you will love their workouts and energy, and how they incorporate the importance of wellness and mental health into all that they do.

Click here to read their thoughts and advice - starting with - Returning to excercise after having a baby.