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Auction for Action 2018

Auction for Action 2018

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  • Thu 11 Oct ’18, 5:30pm – 10:00pm


National Equestrian Centre, McLeans Island Rd, Mcleans Island, Christchurch


All Ages

Please note information below for dietary/special requirements which are required by the 1st October.
Ticket sales close 1st October 2018.

Secure your tickets now to dress up for a great cause along side MC for the evening, former Black Cap and recent runner up in Dancing with the Stars contestant, Chris Harris!

As well as black tie dinner and a drop or two from Takapoto Estate Wines, you will gain limited access to an auction night of unique experiences, adventures, packages and items donated specifically to raise money for the worthy chosen charity, CatWalk Spinal Cord Injury Trust. CatWalk was formed to support research, promote and generate funding and to find a cure for paralysis. For more information, please visit www.catwalk.org.nz.

Guest speaker, Hamish Ramsden, is a local CatWalk Ambassador who will share his thoughts on spinal cord injuries and what we can do to help. Auctioneer extraordinaire, Ben Lill, will lead us through the live auction and Sarah Dalziel from Eventing New Zealand will introduce a new initiative, ‘Horse Power’.

All nett proceeds, except one Bates Saddle item, from this event will be donated to CatWalk Spinal Cord Injury Trust. If you would like to kindly donate an item or voucher towards the auction, please email auctionforaction2018@gmail.com.

We can't wait to see you all, and thank you for helping us to help CatWalk!

Wheelchair access, special seating & dietary requests:
If you have bought individual tickets and have a special seating request, have a dietary requirement, or require wheel chair access to the event, please email this to auctionforaction2018@gmail.com before 5pm on Monday 1st October 2018.

The entrance to the South Island National Equestrian centre is opposite Orana Wildlife Park, you can't miss it! Marshals will guide you to the event marquee and please ensure you have a sober driver to take you safely home at the conclusion of the event or utilize taxi services.

Time to get dressed up:
Black tie - Dust off those work boots and dress up in suit, tie (bow tie if you're brave enough!), dresses and heels (recommend not stilettos as walking on grass is required).

Tickets include:
- Guests are welcomed with a glass of bubbles (or a beer for the lads) on entry.The earlier you arrive, the more time you have to discover the silent auction items and enjoy the canapes on offer.
- An astounding starter platter to share by Social Platter Co.
- Red and white wine for table by Takapoto Estate
- Delicious main by Country Lane Catering
- An entertaining live and silent auction
- Desert Platters by Country Lane Catering
- Cash bar (eftpos accepted)
- All net proceeds from ticket sales/auction items, except one Bates Saddle item, will go to CatWalk Spinal Cord Injury Trust!
- Tickets are non-refundable sorry

Proudly hosted by Eventing Canterbury, South Island Three Day Event Championships Three Day Event 2018.

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