Elite Cultural Colours

The following Whangarei Girls' High School students have been awarded Elite Cultural Colours for high achievement in all areas of culture.


Hiromi Beran - contribution to the 10 Extension English Big Picture Mural. Hiromi's clever ideas and artistic design helped the students to win the secondary section of the National Big Picture Competition.

Phoebe Robertson - Member of the NZ Secondary Students' Choir.

Grace Elliot gained top mark in New Zealand in the Trinity College Grade 4 Theory Music Examinations.

You Bin Kim - Highly commended in the Senior Creative section of the HETTANZ Student Fashion Awards

Megan King - 3rd place in the emerging technical section for Yr 9 & Yr 10 students in the HETTANZ Student Fashion Awards

Katisha Topp - 3rd place in the senior technical section in the HETTANZ Student Fashion Awards


Talisha Buckingham representing NZ at World Championships of Performing Arts in Hollywood. Solo Guitar.

Devon Mokaraka - member of NZ Highland Dancers to perform in the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Sapphire Howden, Sariah Jordan, Jasmine Ngaropo, Drew Sackford - 2nd at National Street Dance Hip Hop Champs.

Ala'h Musa - runner up in National Race Unity Speech Competition.