NZBA 2022 Competition Information
Now in its 16th year, the Awards recognises excellence in the production of beer, and in the broader brewing industry. The NZBA are the most prestigious awards in New Zealand’s brewing industry.
The NZBA are open to any brewery or beer brewing business in New Zealand. You do not have to be a brewers Guild Member to enter the NZBA.
Morton Coutts Award
The Morton Coutts Trophy is a prestigious award designed to recognise outstanding innovation and/or achievement in the brewing industry of New Zealand.
There is no time limit restricting when the achievements or innovation occurred – that is they may have been in the last year, over a significant amount of time, or have been many years ago.
An innovation can involve a product, service, technology or process across from within the brewing supply chain in New Zealand.
Entrants may self-nominate or nominate others. There are no entry fees payable.
|Online Entries Open||25 May 2022|
|Online Entries Close||17 June 2022|
|Send Entries to GVI Logistics, Christchurch||27 June - 1 July 2022|
|Judging - Riccarton Park, Christchurch||6-8 July 2022|
|Awards Presentation Evening||21 July 2022|
Please note: Guild members receive a discounted rate to enter the NZBA (your Guild membership needs to be paid in full, or monthly payments need to be set up to access the discounted rate).
Konvoy Kegs Offer for Guild Members
As the official sponsor of the NZ Beer Awards Judging, Konvoy Kegs are once again delighted to offer all Brewers Guild members their 30L slimline kegs for your 2022 NZBA entries.
You don't need to already be a Konvoy Kegs customer to take advantage of these kegs - they're here to support all Guild member breweries in your quest for trophies with their new fleet of 30L kegs - they're here for your beer!
- Standard D-type valve
- 600mm tall, 290mm diameter
- 3kg weight
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