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Win $5000 with the Resene Colour Home Awards: Entries now open

Did you use Resene paints to colour your home? You could win $5000! Enter now! 


What we are looking for 

  • Clever interior colour schemes
  • Great use of colour in bedrooms
  • Exciting kids’ rooms
  • Amazing paint projects & features
  • Interesting use of exterior colour


Enter now

Five finalists will appear in Your Home and Garden, one in each issue, starting with the December 2017 issue. Each will receive a $250 Resene paint voucher and a spread in the magazine. The overall winner will be chosen from the five finalists, taking out the Resene Colour Home Award and winning the $5000 cash prize. An extended story on the winning home will feature in the May 2018 issue of Your Home and Garden.


How to enter 

Email photos and a 200-word-or-more description of your space to with your last name and Resene Colour Home in the subject line. Please include your name, home address, email address, daytime phone number, the names of the Resene colours used and details of when your space was painted. Please credit anyone who assisted you in choosing your colours.

Get your entry in by 30 October and you could be our first finalist! 


Instructions on how to enter are part of the conditions of entry. This competition is open to New Zealand residents, except employees of Bauer Media Group (LP), Resene, and their immediate families and agencies. The five finalists and overall winner will be notified by telephone and/or email. All entries are eligible for consideration for the Resene website. Finalists may be videoed for online content to appear on Any non-finalists selected for the Resene website will receive a free gift from Resene.

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