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National Tribute - an evening with Sir Wayne 'Buck' Shelford.

6th October 2022

National Tribute – Sir Wayne Shelford is an evening celebrating the achievements of the inspirational Shelford, both on-and-off the rugby field.  


The televised function will see Shelford's family, friends and former All Blacks and North Harbour colleagues sharing their favourite ‘Buck' yarns.  James McOnie (Crowd Goes Wild) will MC the event with guest speakers including Eric Rush, Frano Botica, Glen Osborne and Sir John Kirwan.  Proceeds from the night will benefit North Harbour community rugby.


National Tribute is all about sharing entertaining and inspirational stories. Attendees are in for a memorable evening as the legendary Sir Wayne ‘Buck' Shelford is honoured by his family and friends.

(The Sir Wayne Shelford event follows the successful staging of National Tribute – Sir John Kirwan.  The 2019 function was a sell-out with seven hundred guests in attendance.)


Overview of the Package Inclusions:

  • A dedicated hospitality facility uniquely and exclusively developed for the event;
  • A seated, formal hospitality experience at tables of 10 guests, with a selection of Platinum, Gold or Silver seats; 
  • A sumptuous three-course meal service;
  • Premium beers, wines and soft drinks packages.
  • Guests Speakers including Eric Rush, Frano Botica, Glen Osborne, Sir John Kirwan and others;
  • Enjoy being part of a ‘live' television audience;
  • Host service throughout the evening;
  • Live auction with unique items of memorabilia. 



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