NZCB Apprentice Trust Silent Auction

NZCB Apprentice Trust Silent Auction

In the lead up to the NZCB AGM, Conference & Expo, you can take part in an exciting prize-packed silent auction, with all proceeds benefiting the NZCB Apprentice Trust.

The NZCB Apprentice Trust helps apprentices during difficult times, providing support for accommodation costs, fees, petrol, and more. This Trust is generously backed by NZCB regions and building partners.

The electronic silent auction is now open and will conclude at 9:00 pm during the Saturday Night Awards and Gala Dinner festivities.

Open to everyone, including those not attending the awards dinner, the auction features a wide range of items including:

  • Sir Colin Meads signed and framed legends tribute
  • Tuscany gourmet retreat – 7 nights for 10 people
  • Weber Q 2000 Classic LPG BBQ
  • Yeti Tundra 65 litre cooler bin
  • Samoan Paradise – 2-bedroom beachfront villa for 6 nights
  • Sailing experience on the Auckland Harbour
  • FreeUp Tech Strategy Session
  • Swanndri apparel
  • Private Bali hideaway – 7 nights for 6 people
  • Breville “The Bambino” coffee machine
  • New Zealand Sail GP Team signed jersey
  • 2024 season Canterbury Crusaders signed jersey
  • Eufy 2 camera home security kit
  • Virtual chess lessons with chess master Evan Rabin for 10 people.

There’s something for everyone.

Bidding is easy with the Galabid platform. To use Galabid, you can:

  1. Text “apptrust [your full name]” to 2834 (e.g., “apptrust John Smith”) and follow the prompts.
  2. To bid, you click on the item you’re interested in (you can view details, recommended retail price, etc.), enter your bid amount, and press “BID.”


  1. Go to
  2. Click on the ‘Register’ button
  3. Follow the instructions to complete the registration

Happy bidding!

The NZCB Apprentice Trust appreciates your support.

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