Lottery grants are helping foster and preserve theatre and business activities down south, with $333,000 contributed to developing the new ASB Civic Theatre in Blenheim.
The Waitangi National Trust has received a $5.75 million grant from the Lottery Grant’s Significant Project Fund for a new museum and education centre at the Treaty Grounds.
The Nelson Cricket Association recently won hosting rights to three World Cup Cricket matches in 2015. This achievement was in no small part a result of the $400,000 grant that the Saxton Field Stadium Society received from Lottery Grants in 2007.
Founded over 100 years, the Plunket society has become a huge part of Kiwi culture, and Lotto wants to keep it that way!