Pulse Buller Civic and Sporting Awards


2023 marks the 45th Anniversary of the Buller Civic and Sporting Awards which Pulse Energy are proudly sponsoring for the seventh year.

Nominations can be made by downloading the forms from the links below:

Nomination Forms can also be obtained from:

  • Buller Electricity Limited, 24 Robertson Street, Westport
  • Westport News, 171 Palmerston Street, Westport
  • Pulse Energy Recreation Centre, Cnr Pakington & Domett Streets, Westport
  • Karamea Information Centre, 106 Bridge Street, Karamea
  • Buller District Council – Westport Office and Reefton Office
  • Northern Buller Resource Centre, 30A Main Road, Ngakawau
  • Punakaiki Visitors Centre, Punakaiki

Completed Nomination Forms can be emailed to or delivered to Buller Electricity Limited or the Westport News.

Pulse Buller Civic and Sporting Award Winners 2023

Pulse Buller Civic Sporting Awards 2023 Winners Group
Back from left: Chris Coll (civic judge), Paul Sampson (civic judge), Shannon Hollis (civic judge), Craig Scanlon (sports judge), Emma Sorenson-Brown (Sport Tasman), Mark Radloff (NBS), Andrew Basher (Buller District Council), Troy Scanlon (sport judge).Middle from left: Frank Dooley (Buller Electricity chairman), Andrea Aitcheson, Deirdre Paterson, Diane Blance, Elsie Connolly, John Reedy snr, Pamela Elley (Buller Women’s Health Fund), and Mary-Rose O’Loughlin (civic judge). Front from left: TK Freitas, Georgia Marris, Ryleigh McLaughlin, and Siena Manawatu (on behalf of her brother, Maddox Manawatu).

Maddox Manawatu – Rangitahi Leadership Award