The NZCM Star Awards 2018 Committee consists of: 

  • Michael Tipping, Convenor
  • Kevin Tappin, Chairman
  • Luana Karl, Treasurer
  • Ashley Tipping, Secretary
  • Kay Tappin, Publicity Officer
  • Kylie Austin, Committee
  • Doug Cook, Committee
  • Mel Grant, Committee
  • Lauretta Karl, Committee



Message from 2018 Chairman

Hello everyone. 

Welcome to the 2018 NZ Country Music Star Awards. Whether you will be an entrant, a part of the audience, a helper, a judge, the MC or a guest artist we know you will all have an awesome time at this years awards.

We have a great line up of judges again this year who will most definitely provide our entrants some positive feedback based on successful personal careers in the NZ music scene.

Our guest artist Glen Moffatt will croon you with his melodic vocals.

Our MC, Kylie Austin will delight you with her MC banter and will no doubt manage a song or two in the process.

We will see you all over the weekend. We can't wait. it will be such an incredible weekend.