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Entries have closed for 2022.

If you have a last minute entry, had an issue with the registration form, or haven’t received your pdf forms to sign, email Emma at help@smokefreerockquest.co.nz.

In some regions there may be room to accommodate you.

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NAU MAI, HAERE MAI

Smokefree Tangata Beats is a live, original music, nationwide, youth event that recognises and reflects the unique cultural identity of Aotearoa New Zealand and the South Pacific.

Smokefreerockquest

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Showquest

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rockshop Bandquest

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Congratulations to all the award winners from this years Smokefree Tangata Beats National Final:

1st place band: Sounds Of La Salle, De La Salle College

2nd place band: Stay In It, Palmerston North Girls High School

3rd place band: Nga Rau Mahara, Gisborne Girls High School

1st place solo/duo: Destiny Tilialo, Papatoetoe High School

Musicianship award: Ioane pasikala from Sounds Of La Salle, De La Salle College

Reo Award: Turanga Tane Rebels, Gisborne Boys High School

Mana Wahine Award: Rhema Brown from Stay In It, Palmerston North Girls High School

Best Song: Destiny Tilialo, Papatoetoe High School

Best Vocal: Salem Randall from Turanga Tane Rebels, Gisborne Boys High School

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 work

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Event Info

Here you’ll info on 2022 dates and FAQs

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Prizes

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

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