Five spectacular and exclusive offers packaged by the One New Zealand Warriors are open for bidding in a silent auction to raise funds for Daniel Anderson Support Fund in conjunction with the NRL’s Daniel Anderson Round this week.
Among the items is a lunch date with successful rookie One New Zealand Warriors head coach Andrew Webster and incoming All Black coach Scott Robertson.
There’s also a dining experience with UFC super stars Israel Adesanya and Kai Kara-France and highly regarded trainer Eugene Bareman.
All proceeds from the auction will go the Daniel Anderson Support Fund as the One New Zealand Warriors combine with other NRL clubs in the Unite For Daniel cause.
To honour their former NRL coach, the One New Zealand Warriors and naming rights sponsor Go Media have this week renamed the club’s home venue Daniel Anderson Stadium.
The 56-year-old suffered a catastrophic spinal cord injury late last year following a body surfing accident on the New South Wales Central Coast and is in rehabilitation at the Royal Rehabilitation Centre in Ryde.
The experiences on offer in the Daniel Anderson Gala Bid are:
- The ultimate fishing expedition
Join the ranks of avid anglers as you're guided by esteemed fishing guru Matt Watson. Adding to the excitement, former world boxing champion Joseph Parker and legendary All Black Keven Mealamu will be by your side throughout the adventure.
- Coaches’ chat: Lunch with Andrew Webster and Scott Robertson
Indulge in a captivating lunch experience at Headquarters Viaduct, accompanied by two exceptional sporting minds and remarkable individuals. Join Andrew Webster, the head coach of the One New Zealand Warriors, and Crusaders legend and 2024 All Blacks coach Scott Robertson. This unique occasion offers you and seven guests (table of 10) the chance to delve into the remarkable qualities that set these individuals apart in their respective categories.
- Dine with UFC royalty
Savour an extraordinary hospitality experience at Headquarters Viaduct together with UFC royalty. Join Eugene Bareman, the esteemed coach and co-founder of CKB, alongside the remarkable #5 UFC flyweight, Kai Kara-France, and the reigning UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya. Secure a table of 10, granting you and your chosen six guests the privilege of sharing some time in the dynamic world of MMA.
- Tee off with living legends
A golfing experience with One New Zealand Warriors past and present. Embark on a golfing adventure like no other as you and three guests take on 18 exhilarating holes at the stunning Te Arai Links course alongside icons who have donned the One New Zealand Warriors jersey. Engage in a unique nine hole journey with past legends (Stacey Jones and Awen Guttenbeil), followed by an equally thrilling nine holes with members of the 2023 NRL squad (Shaun Johnson and Wayde Egan).
- $10,000 advertising opportunity
Go Media has proudly supported Daniel Anderson by renaming the venue from Go Media Stadium to Daniel Anderson Stadium for One New Zealand Warriors’ round 25 clash against the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles. Bid for the opportunity to secure $10,000 worth of dynamic digital billboard advertising, applicable for use across any Go Media billboard screens throughout the country.
Anybody can bid on the auction items or make a donation to the Daniel Anderson Fund. All auctions and bidding will close at 7.00pm on Sunday, August 20, 2023.