Rata Foundation

The Rata Foundation (formerly Canterbury Community Trust) was established in 1988 as a charitable trust, with the purpose of providing charitable, cultural, philanthropic and recreational benefits to the community.

The Trust serves Canterbury (North of the Rakaia River), the Nelson and Marlborough regions and the Chatham Islands.


Kiwis love their sport, and NZCT loves to help them enjoy and participate in their sporting passions.

We are excited about the difference we make to sporting organisations all across the country. Whether it's a school group or adult team, a national sports body or elite competitor, we help New Zealanders of all ages and abilities to take part in just about every imaginable sporting code.

Sport NZ

Our vision: Everyone. Every day. Enjoying and excelling through sport and recreation.

Our Mission: Creating a sport and recreation environment where more New Zealanders participate, support and win.

Our priorities: young New Zealanders, grassroots sports, recreation, organisational capability of sport and recreation organisations, high performance sport.

ASB Bank

ASB has a very long history of strong community involvement and is pleased to be partnering with Sport Tasman as principal sponsor to encourage and grow grassroots sport and recreation at all levels and ages.

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