Bendon is committed to long-term partnerships and as part of this commitment we have a number of sponsorship partnerships with companies and charities whose values are aligned to ours. Examples of recent sponsorships include:
NRL Vodafone Warriors
Since 2009 Bendon has been a proud sponsor of the NRL team the Auckland Vodafone Warriors. www.warriors.co.nz. The team had a very successful campaign in 2011 playing against Manly in Sydney in the NRL Grand Final.
The Vodafone Warriors have a strong community and family focus and Bendon's involvement with the club is not limited to on-field. There are many events held during the season that also include the player's wives and partners. This is a long-term partnership that continues to go from strength-to-strength.
Manu Vatuvei, the Vodafone Warriors wingeris the brand ambassador for Bendon
Man, he features in the brand's advertising campaigns and supports Bendon's many events during the season.
2012 Ohana Surf Classic
Bendon brand, Davenport is a proud sponsor of the premier surf life saving carnival - the Ohana Surf Classic held at New South Wales' Elouera Surf Life Saving Club. Hundreds of the finest surflifesaving competitors converge on Elouera Beach to compete in this inaugural event.Bendon is proud to be associated with an event which inspires participants of all ages to be healthy, active and participate within the community.