Sponsors

Naming Partner

The Otago Community Trust is a philanthropic organisation which applies its Trust funds for charitable and other purposes which are of benefit to the community. The Trust provides donations across the diverse sectors of art & culture, heritage, environment, education, sport and recreation nd community welfare. These donations support important and innovative projects that provide improved standards of living, safety, health and welfare. Since its beginning, the Trust has distributed in excess of $150 million across the community.

Premier Sponsors

The Dunedin City Council is committed to supporting a vibrant events environment in Dunedin that will continue to build a sense of community, enhance the city’s unique identity and add to its cultural wealth. It also aims to optimise the contribution of festivals and events to the city’s economic development. The Dunedin City Council has supported the NZ Masters Games since the first event was held in Dunedin in 1990 and sees this event as a great opportunity to showcase Dunedin.

Supporting Sponsors

The Otago Daily Times is a 6 day a week publication which is delivered throughout Dunedin, Otago and beyond.

Suzuki is one of the world’s most successful automotive brands, enjoying a reputation as an innovative leader in compact car, motorcycle, marine and 4WD technology. The Suzuki brand symbolises outstanding quality and value for its millions of customers throughout the world.

Associate Sponsors

The Charitable Trust was established in 1987 to provide beneficial funding to the community.


The Callis Charitable Trust is a Dunedin based charitable trust.

Dunedin Venues is home to the most sophisticated and versatile event facilities in southern New Zealand. Our portfolio includes the majestic Dunedin Centre (a multi-purpose entertainment, conference & events hub including the Dunedin Town Hall and the Glenroy Auditorium) and the world class Forsyth Barr Stadium. 

NZCT is proud to be the largest funder of amateur sports participation in New Zealand.

NZRB is a significant supporter of sports in New Zealand – in 2015/16 they provided $8 million in commission payments to National Sporting Organisations, and paid out $3 million in Gaming grants to grassroots community sporting organisations.

Ricoh are proud to support the Masters Games 2018. Supplier of digital print to the Dunedin Masters Games and the Dunedin City Council.

The Lion Foundation is one of New Zealand’s oldest and most respected Charitable Trusts. Since 1988 we have returned over $750 million back to the community, supporting thousands of good causes all around New Zealand.

The Southern Community Trust is a philanthropic organisation which provides funding to amateur sport, education, community purposes, welfare organizations and arts and culture.

Strawberry Sound provide audio, visual, and control solutions for high end residential and commercial clients

Event and theme provider for business conferences, meetings, special parties and promotions.