Creative Communities – Tararua District Funding Allocations

Published 21 Oct 2022

The Creative Communities Scheme provides funding for local arts in our district. This time round a total of $14,358 was allocated to thirteen awesome arts-based projects in Tararua. The next funding round will be held in March and advertised in February 2023. For more information please call 0800 827 278 or email

Tararua Community Youth Services

B Creative – participation in art


Dannevirke Fantasy Cave

Pop up Christmas Cave


The Old Dairy Factory

Jazz in the Park – Free concerts in six towns in Tararua District


Dannevirke Theatre Company

Live Jukebox – an amateur Theatre singing Show


Wharetiti Māori Cultural Group

A weekend wananga learning traditional practices of our tupuna


CanInspire Charitable Trust

One jewellery making workshop as creative therapy for Cancer Society Clients


Aimi-Jayne Robin

Workshop to teach our Rangtahi how to make poi.


Woodville Recreation & Play

Mark the 120th anniversary of the Pool with outdoor sepia prints from the first opening of the pool.


Lisa Allan

A gathering workshop, Raranga, Ngāuwhetu, Taonga Pouaka, weaving, dying, Tikanga, waiata, Te Reo and fun


St Joseph’s Dannevirke

Wonderful World of Watercolours for Wellbeing


Dannevirke Community Board

To beautify the underground tunnel and make it safer


Explore Pahiatua

Create Elfland, an interactive area for children that will form part of the new Twilight Market & Christmas Parade


Vicky O’Connor

Creative Identity Expression for Youth