Key Dates

Regional Heat

May 16, 2021

Regional Finals

June 25, 2021

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What are you waiting for?

Registrations close:
Showquest - March 12
Toi - April 9
OnScreen - July 30

2020 regional results

1st place band - Palotatia (Freyberg High School)
2nd place band - TV Alien (Freyberg High School)
3rd place band - daybreak (Waiopehu College, Horowhenua College)

1st place solo/duo - Kate and Charli (Waiopehu College)
2nd place solo/duo - Anna Green (Nga Tawa Diocesan School)

Musicianship Award - Eden Brown of Player 2 (Palmerston North Girls' High School)
Musicianship Award - Cameron Giddens of Prismatic (Palmerston North Boys' High School)
Smokefree Best Vocals Award - Timote Livai of Zone 8 (Cornerstone Christian School)
APRA Lyric Award - Brooklyn Greig-Hartley (Horowhenua College)
ZM Best Song Award - Player2 (Palmerston North Girls' High School)

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Key Information

We’re all about making this process as straightforward and smooth sailing as possible for you. We are just a phone call or email away if you have any questions!

How it works

It says it in the title! Here you’ll find a step by step guide to how region-wide and nation-wide aspects of the programme works

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Event Info

Here you’ll find 2021 dates, the team behind Smokefreerockquest, history (including past winners and where they're from!), and FAQs

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Check out the awards up for grabs at our regional and national Smokefreerockquest events. Along with the placings for the top bands and solo/duos, we also have songwriting and musicianships awards.

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