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Supreme Award Mural - Calling all artists!

We need your help to paint a beautiful mural at the Henderson Road Transfer Station.

Last year when we took home the title of New Zealand’s Most Beautiful City and the Supreme Award we won a Mural sponsored by Resene.

Over the coming years, our vision is to work with our community to change the Henderson Road Refuse Transfer Station, commonly referred to as ‘The Dump’, into a Resource Recovery Centre where materials are diverted from landfill, recycled, upcycled, fixed and where possible put back into the local economy.

We want the new site to help people follow the principles of the waste hierarchy and become a less wasteful community.

This is also the theme we have chosen for the Mural. We really love this design from Smart Recycling - Dandenong South – Australia. In a similar manner, we would like to see designs where it could be continued around the walls of the transfer station at a later date by different artists.

Dandenong Mural

Smart Recycling - Dandenong South – Australia.

This is the wall that will be painted:

Henderson Road Transfer Station wall

Henderson Road Transfer Station wall

Things to note:

The Waste Hierachy

  • The theme is the Waste Hierarchy
  • You must be a local artist (based in Hastings/Napier) to enter.
  • No spray paint is to be used to create the mural.
  • Wall dimensions: approx. 3m x 9m
  • The artist will receive $2,500 on completion of the mural and $1,000 of Resene vouchers for the paint.
  • The wall must be completed by 20 October 2021.

Please read the full terms and conditions here.

To enter please send in your design by 13 September 2021.

Judging will take place on 14 September 2021.

The winner will be announced on 15 September 2021.

Painting can commence from the 20 September 2021.

The wall must be completed by 20 October 2021.

If you have any questions about the competition please email Sam Gibbons.

Entry form

Follow this link if the form fails to load. online form.

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