Conditions of Entry

  1. This competition is open only to New Zealand resident woodcrafters.
  2. Entries must be the sole work of the entrant, original (excepting metal and ceramic inserts and the like) and completed within the two years prior to the closing date for entries.
  3. Entries may not have won a prize or an award in any previous competition or exhibition which is open to entries from any member of the public.
  4. All items must be for sale for the duration of the competition.  If sold privately during this time the entrant shall notify the NAW so that the listing on the NAW website can be marked “sold” and the commission is still to be paid to the NAW on the sold price.  Price must include 19% for commission including GST.
  5. “Duration of the competition” is defined as being from the time the entry is submitted until 30 September 2021.
  6. The cost of packing and shipping a sold item is to be arranged and borne by the purchaser or by other agreement between the purchaser and the seller.
  7. The entrant is to submit a minimum of one and a maximum of three photographs of each entry.  These photos to be of the entry against a plain background.  These photos to be in jpeg format and greater than 1000 pixels on the long side.
  8. The National Association of Woodworkers (NAW) reserves the right to use any of the photos submitted to publicise this exhibition or promote any future NAW activities.
  9. The entrant is to submit a text of not more than 30 words to describe the item and this must include the materials used and at least one measurement of the height or width of the item.
  10. All works will remain on display and for sale from as soon as they are posted to the website until at least 30 September 2021.
  11. The Steward and/or the Judges reserve the right to change the category for an item or disqualify any entry deemed in any way inappropriate.
  12. Prizes, as stated in this schedule, may be given as cash or vouchers. All prize money will be paid by direct credit to the account number on the entry form and vouchers sent by post to the address on the entry form.
  13. The judge/s decision shall be final and binding in all respects. No correspondence will be entered.  The sum of the judges scores will be available to entrants for the items they entered from the Steward on request.

Entry Fees

NAW Members $9.00 per entry
Non-Members $19.00 per entry

Prize Values

First Prize    $500
Second Prize    $250
Third Prize    $125

Best Item by a Novice Woodcrafter (a person who has been involved in this craft for not more than three years) Sponsored by South Auckland Woodturners Guild.
1st $300; 2nd $200.

Supreme Exhibit in the Competition Sponsored by the NAW
To be judged from all Class Winners. $500 and one year free NAW membership.