Community Involvement

Blue Star has a range of longstanding corporate partnerships, from key industry alignments to our community support programme.

As a market-leading business, we are proud of our associations and the ability to provide a platform to enhance several philanthropic and community activities.

Paralympics New Zealand (Blue Star)

Blue Star is a proud sponsor of Paralympics New Zealand and their vision to inspire disabled athletes to become medal winning Paralympians. Paralympics New Zealand support and encourage opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in sports, from regional, national and international levels.

Napier Art Deco Weekend (Brebner Print)

As the major sponsor of the inaugural Napier Art Deco Weekend in 1989, Brebner Print has continued its support ever since. This annual festival celebrates Napier's heritage in style, and is clear evidence that the remarkable community spirit prevailing in the years after the 1931 earthquake, lives on today. Many of the events are free and family orientated, and Brebner Print is proud to be a part of this huge community celebration.

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra (Format Print)

As New Zealand's national full size, fulltime professional orchestra, the NZSO gives over 100 concerts each year, reaching a live audience of 125,000. It also maintains extensive Community and Education programs, inspiring a life-long love of music in children and young people. Format Print has committed their ongoing support to the NZSO by providing for all their print requirements.

Skylight (Format Print)

Skylight is a charitable trust providing specialised grief support for New Zealand children, young people, adults and their families who are facing change, loss, trauma or grief. They also advocate for awareness and systemic change to ensure the availability of grief support in communities where it is absent. Format Print are proud to be Skylight's print partner.

Wellington Phoenix (Format Print)

Wellington Phoenix Football Club is a professional association football club, and the only New Zealand team to compete in the Football Federation of Australia's A-League. Format Print is an avid sponsor of this local Wellington based team.

Arts Foundation (McCollams Print)

BSP Holdings Limited sponsors The Arts Foundation, who have selected McCollams Print as their lead printer. The Arts Foundation supports New Zealand artists from all disciplines, and as print is a key communication vehicle, McCollams provides practical help. This is part of Blue Star Group's investment in New Zealand as a fully-functional society.

Ronald McDonald House Charities (Nicholson Print Solutions)

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) create, find and support programmes that directly improve the health and well-being of children. The core programmes focus on providing families with stability and resources to keep their children healthy and happy. Nicholsons is a Gold sponsor of the Ronald McDonald House Charities Red Shoe Ball, providing support through print.

Auckland Down Syndrome Association (Printlink)

The Auckland Down Syndrome Association Inc (ADSA) is a family support organisation that provides information and support for people with Down Syndrome, and their families. Printlink, through its support of ASDA, contributes towards the achievement of the association's aims and objectives.

New Zealand Book Month (Printlink)

New Zealand Book Month is a non-profit initiative promoting books and reading - and as a result, literacy - in New Zealand. Printlink is a proud sponsor of this celebration of the power of books to enrich, empower, inform - and even change - lives.

Randwick School (Printlink)

Randwick School is a Year 1-8 multicultural school in Printlink's local community. Printlink is happy to be able to contribute print services in support of the school's commitment to provide children with the best possible education.

Wellington Sculpture Trust (Printlink)

Wellington Sculpture Trust commissions sculpture for public spaces to enhance the urban environment and to support the creative arts in New Zealand. The Trust works in partnership with Wellington City Council, and raises funds from donations, and through sponsorships. Printlink is proud to be part of the Trust's sponsorship family.

Christchurch Marathon (Spectrum Print)

Inspired by the 1974 Commonwealth Games marathon, the Christchurch Marathon is renowned as one of the fastest and most scenic courses in the world, as well as one of the most supportive events. As keen race fans and participants, Spectrum Print are excited to play a sponsorship role in this local event.