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Timber Design Awards

NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2020

Finalist Announced for 2020!

NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards is a highly acclaimed, annual awards event showcasing the innovative, structural and aesthetic use of timber by New Zealand architects and engineers. The entrants constantly provide projects of an exceptionally high standard, making the evening a stimulating and valuable event for everyone with an appreciation for timber and design.

“Once again, the quality of entries is exceptional,” agree judges. “More and more novel, innovative applications of timber are submitted every year. The quality, design, materials and build philosophies employed demonstrate the evolving and imaginative use of timber in New Zealand and indeed, around the world.”

See below to view this year's finalists for 2020.


Stage One Judging announced: 29 October 2019
Stage Two Entries – 7 November 2019
Close Stage Two Entries – 22 November 2019
Stage Two Judging – 10 December 2019
Gala Awards Dinner – 26 March 2020 - Grand Millennium Hotel, Auckland

For further information contact: Debbie Fergie - or 021 807 002

Exterior Structure Design Award (revised)

For the use of timber and wood-based products as a signature feature resulting in designs of exterior structures and features such as bridges, pavilions, walkways, landscaping, exterior furniture and exterior art.

Sponsored by: Forest Stewardship Council NZ (FSC)
Te Ara a Tawhaki
Tennent Brown Architects
Secret Spot
ABCD Architect
Farmers Corner Pavilion
PTL Consultants
Supernormal Play Structure
Andrew Barrie Lab., Heyuan Lu & Matt Liggins Studio


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