Let’s Get Cleaned Up: Charity Ball | Sustainable Coastlines

Event Details

Our annual fundraising ball was a raging success! Held at Auckland’s Hilton Hotel on Saturday 4 October 2014, over 200 fantastic guests attended and helped us raise $32,367.70 for our cause! A huge thank you to all sponsors, auction item donors, and to everyone who came along — we simply could not have done this without you. A special thanks to Murry Sweetpants and Jodi Pretscherer for your tireless work to pull this event together, you two are true legends.

Event details

Let’s Get Cleaned Up is back for the fourth time at Auckland CBD’s Hilton Hotel on Saturday 4 October, 2014. The Sustainable Coastlines charity ball is the perfect chance to get cleaned up, dust off the dancing shoes and have a rollicking good night. All while raising critical funds for our work.

Starting at 7pm at this fantastic harbourside location, we will have world-class entertainment, delicious drinks and a mouth-watering three-course dining experience; a stellar combination for a night that you will not forget. The evening features performances from:

Secure a table of ten for you and your friends for $1,350 or get individual seats for just $155. Tickets include a three-course meal, all your drinks, world-class entertainment throughout the night and free ticket to the official charity ball after party at Everybody’s, 7 Fort Lane. We’ve even secured the photographic prowess of Barnaby Sweet to capture the evening.

All ticket sales along with live and silent auction packages up for grabs during the evening will raise funds for our ongoing work motivating and educating communities to look after our coastlines and waterways. This will be the night out to celebrate the winter’s end and ring-in spring. Strictly R18, sorry kids.

Getting there

Just head to the Hilton Auckland Hotel, Princes Wharf, 147 Quay St, Auckland CBD. See map at top of this page. The function starts off in style with drinks from 7.00pm and we’ll be getting seated at around 7.45pm. Please be on time so that you don’t miss out on the fantastic food, drinks and performances!

Getting in

Please print and bring along your Eventfinda ticket. If you bought tickets for a group or table, just make sure your group has their ticket or they at least know the name of the person who made the booking. Please ensure your group has all event details.

What to wear?

Whatever you please! Our charity ball is a great chance to dust off the suits and frocks, don the dancing shoes and have a rollicking good night out. Check out some photos from our previous events for an idea.

Charity ball auction

During the evening we will be holding silent and live auctions with celebrity auctioneer Sabine Davison and with an exceptional range to bid on, there will be something for everyone. Check out the auction catalogue and get ready to get bidding on the night.

Official after party

Starts at midnight at Everybody’s at 7 Fort Lane. Entry is free for ball guests and you can invite friends who couldn’t make it to the ball, for them it’s just a $10 koha on the door.


We don’t have any event-specific parking arrangements, however all-day parking is available at the Viaduct and Downtown carparks, which are both nearby, and via Wilson’s Parking on Princes Wharf. Limited paid valet parking is also available at the hotel subject to availability.

Seating requests

If you have a special seating request (that is, you didn’t buy a full table of ten but want to request that a friend is seated at your table) please email your request to [email protected] before 5pm on Friday 3 October.