The Big Egg Hunt!

Drum roll please… The Whittaker’s Big Egg Hunt 2014 raised an amazing $235,000 for Starship! Thanks to all of our hunters, artists, volunteers, sponsors and locations for your eggstraordinary support.

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KIDS WIN ALL ROUND WITH WHITTAKER’S BIG EGG HUNT IN SUPPORT OF STARSHIP

KIDS WIN ALL ROUND WITH WHITTAKER’S BIG EGG HUNT IN SUPPORT OF STARSHIP

The Whittaker’s Big Egg Hunt in support of Starship has raised $235,000 for the national children’s hospital – and netted a 14 year-old Auckland student the ultimate prize of a 340g 18ct Whittaker’s Gold Slab. The money raised for Starship came from the sale of 100 giant eggs created by New Zealand artists, some of […]

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FIRST AUCTION OF GIANT EGGS  RAISES MORE THAN $160,000 FOR STARSHIP

FIRST AUCTION OF GIANT EGGS RAISES MORE THAN $160,000 FOR STARSHIP

16 April 2014, 11:40pm The sale of nearly two dozen eggs raised $163,750 at an auction this evening in support of Starship Children’s Hospital. Twenty giant egg artworks (and one beautiful photograph of an egg) created by leading New Zealand artists were auctioned at The Big Egg  Grand Gala & Auction attended by more than […]

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Updated egg locations for Easter weekend

Updated egg locations for Easter weekend

If you’re planning on getting out and about for The Whittaker’s Big Egg Hunt this Easter weekend please be aware some of the eggs have moved location. Below is the list of up-to-date locations for all eggs across Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. 20 of the eggs are out for a special ‘eggshibition’ and will be […]

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Eggs auctioned at The Big Egg Hunt Grand Gala & Auction

Eggs auctioned at The Big Egg Hunt Grand Gala & Auction

Twenty eggs are out of the hunt for a special ‘eggshibition’ and will be sold to raise vital funds for Starship on 16th April. These eggs can still be collected in their original locations using the app and you can view these eggs at Auckland Museum until 22 April. Artists whose eggs are being auctioned […]

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Hello hunters, we are excited to see 2014 Big Egg Hunt artists Dean Proudfoot and Hannah Jensen Contemporary Artist named as two of the Barfoot & Thompson storybook artists. Barfoot and Thompson is a Five Star Partner of Starship Foundation. Each year kiwi kids submit their short stories to The Young Authors Challenge. Proceeds from this book go to Starship. ...

Announcing the fourth Barfoot & Thompson Young Authors Challenge illustrator – Dean Proudfoot Dean is an award winning commercial illustrator. Living in Wellington, Dean bases his artwork on our country’s cultural past. His illustrations bring a bold and edgy design element to this year’s compilation book, which will be on sale at the end of October. To view more of Dean's work, visit his website: http://ow.ly/zIWgI Want to find out more about Young Authors Challenge? Click here: http://ow.ly/zIVVR

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Check out this video about The Big Egg Hunt in support of Starship Foundation. How many of you joined in on the hunt? :) ...

Thanks to all of those who joined The Big Egg Hunt with us for Starship this Easter :)

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