WINNING IDEAS 2023
Connect Cromwell ran the Winning Ideas event on March 23rd 2023 with financial support from Te Tari Taiwhenua | Department of Internal Affairs.
This event allowed community members/groups to pitch community-based ideas to Connect Cromwell.
The evening went well and the following groups were successful.
Pontoon at Pisa
Ken Powe and Cromwell Menzshed
Pontoon for Pisa Mooring swimming area.
This will match the current current one at Lowburn.
Community Rock Climbing Gym Feasibility Study
Kieren Parsons Central Otago Rock Climbing
Conducting a feasibility study for an indoor community climbing facility in Cromwell.
Tamariki Hauora - Keeping Our Students Safe
Vanessa Stupples, Lana Van Lierop, and
A day of workshops that introduce our younger students to online safety, identifying and managing stress.
Cromwell Athletic Club
Sarah Browne Andrew Ede Tina Lake
Cromwell's first Athletic Club the funds will be used to purchase equipment needed.
The Bridge to Bendigo Track Feasibility Study B2B
Naomi Petersohn Sarah Burton
Feasibility Study that explores the establishment of a shared-use track from the Cromwell Bridge to Bendigo.
Mōkihi Reforestation Trust
A family day at Richards Beach Cromwell. This will include what, where, and when to plant native plants Stone painting to place near your favorite plant, mōkihi making.
Luma Light Festival workshops
Rebecca Hembrow and Luma
Six workshops over Kings Birthday Weekend
for the Cromwell Community based on the Wellness concept for youth/schools. Workshops will focus on creating a gratitude tree sculpture.