How to Write a PRINZ Awards Winning Entry

If you would like to get the lowdown on the art and science behind what it takes to win a PRINZ Award, then make sure to register to this live webinar with Co Chief Judge Denise Mackay — Director of Communications, Engagement and Events at Te Puni Kōkiri, and Andrew Pirie — Communications Consultant and Chair of the Spark Foundation.


PRINZ Awards Winners Share their Secrets for Success: Online Panel Session

What does it take to be at the top of your game in public relations? If you want to learn more about being the best in the business then join our live webinar to hear first-hand from the PRINZ 2022 PR Consultancy of the Year (medium to large), In-house Team of the Year and Young Professional of the year.

Free – $20.00

Working with local media: an insider’s guide

Wintec Te Pūkenga City Campus Event Room 1, Tristram Street, Hamilton Central, New Zealand

With more than eight decades’ combined journalism and communications experience under their belts, Mary Anne Gill and Roy Pilott, are media pros with lots of stories to tell. Join us for an engaging and entertaining evening as they share the good, bad and the ugly of storytelling and pitching to journalists and editors.

$15.00 – $35.00

Issues and Crisis Management


This one-day workshop balances both the theory and practice involved in identifying and managing issues and crisis situations.

$622.00 – $930.00

TikTok Learning Lunch

Wellington City Council 113 The Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand

Love TikTok but your organisation doesn’t? Hate TikTok but you know you need it? Help is at hand. Join the Wellington City Council team behind the quirky, creative, sometimes controversial but more often than not popular content that’s connecting with thousands of people on a daily basis

Free – $10.00

Accreditation in PR – What is it and am I ready?

Whether you are thinking of applying for Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) or you just want to find out more about this internationally recognised programme, this Zoom meeting will be a great opportunity for you to understand what the programme involves and ask any questions of the Chief Examiner.


Lunch with Phil Mauger, the Mayor of Christchurch

Salvation Army Lounge, 853 Colombo Street

Come along to our first event of the year in Christchurch and hear from Mayor of Christchurch Phil Mauger over lunch.

$22.00 – $40.00

Nelson Te Tau Ihu Member Network Event

223 Hardy Street, Nelson

The Regional PRINZ committee warmly welcomes local members to join us for an evening of networking at The Buxton Bar.


Waikato networking breakfast

Joe's Garage 6 Bryce Street, Hamilton, New Zealand

Join us for a fun networking breakfast event in the Hamilton CBD at Joe’s Garage. This is an informal and relaxed event, and everyone is welcome (members, non-members and PR/media students).


Introduction to Public Relations

Specially designed for new or recent entrants, the four online sessions cover the fundamentals, the expectations, the tools, the settings – and, most important of all – the ethics of practice. We also look to the future to help you stay informed (and able to dazzle your colleagues with insights when you get back to the office).

$950.00 – $1,350.00

PRINZ Central Division Comms Catch-up

Avida 132 Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand

Looking for a chance to relax and catch up with some local Wellington PR and comms colleagues? Come and enjoy an after-work drink with us at the beautiful Avida bar on Featherston Street.

Free – $5.00