Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand 23 - 26 April 2020

Kia Ora

New Zealand is a land of immense and diverse landscapes. You'll experience natural wonders and unique culture here that you won't find anywhere else in the world.  

  • To find out more about New Zealand here
  • New Zealand has myriad different events on throughout the year, from sports fixtures to cultural festivals. Add one to your itinerary before or after your conference. Find out what is on here
  • Make the most of your visit to New Zealand with the official Essential New Zealand travel guide app and access up-to-date information offline.
  • If you need some guidance on itinerary planning? Click here. Or see below some of New Zealand's great destinations you can visit as inspiration.
  • New Zealand accommodation  options are diverse, with something to suit every level of comfort and budget.


Tiaki – Care for New Zealand

Tiaki means to care for people and place. New Zealand is precious, and everyone who lives and travels here has a responsibility to look after it. The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to care for New Zealand, for now and for future generations. By following the Tiaki Promise, you are making a commitment to New Zealand. To act as a guardian, protecting and preserving our home.

 

Nau Mai, Haere Mai Ki Aotearoa, Welcome to New Zealand.

 

 

Explore New Zealand

North Island

Experience vibrant cities, serene beaches, geothermal hotspots and our awe-inspiring Maori culture in New Zealand's North Island.
   

Northland

Subtropical Northland is a water lover's paradise offering swimming, snorkelling, diving, dolphin watching and boating. Also be sure to explore lush rainforests, and learn more about our Maori culture at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds.

For more information about Northland click here.
   

Hamilton - Waikato

Just south of Auckland lies the Hamilton-Waikato region. This land of lush pastures was chosen to play The Shire in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, and also offers caving, gardens and culture.

For more information about Hamilton - Waikato click here.
   

Bay of Plenty

The Bay of Plenty region is home to spectacular beaches, juicy kiwifruit and produce, and New Zealand's only active marine volcano.


For more information about Bay of Plenty click here.
   

Rotorua

Rotorua is known for bubbling mud pools, erupting geysers and natural hot springs, as well as showcasing our fascinating Maori culture.

For more information about Rotorua click here.
   
  Lake Taupo

Taupo's Great Lake was created nearly 2,000 years ago by a volcanic eruption and is great for water sports and trout fishing. The surrounding forests offer opportunities for hiking and mountain biking.

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  Hawke's Bay

Hawke's Bay is New Zealand's Art Deco centre and home to glorious beaches and rolling vineyards. Its warm, dry climate has made it one of the country's leading producers of wine.

For more information about Hawke's Bay click here.
   
  Wellington

Wellington was recently named "the coolest little capital in the world" by Lonely Planet for its cosmopolitan charm, cultural offerings, and fabulous foodie and café culture.

For more information about Wellington click here.
   

South Island

Venture to the South Island and you will be met by lofty mountains, stunning lakes, fiords and glaciers – the landscapes here are famous the world over.
   
  Nelson

Nelson's diverse geography captures everything from long golden beaches to untouched forests and rugged mountains. Explore its natural beauty and thriving arts scene.

For more information about Nelson click here.

   
  Marlborough

Marlborough is New Zealand's largest wine-growing region and the home of world-renowned sauvignon blanc. There are more than40 cellar doors to visit by yourself or on a pre-arranged wine tour.

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West Coast

The West Coast is a wild place of rivers and rainforests, glaciers and geological treasures. The Great Coast Road stretching from Westport to Greymouth, is one of the world's top coastal drives.

For more information about West Coast click here.

   
  Christchurch - Canterbury

Christchurch mixes old-world charm, river punting and gardens with exciting urban revitalisation. Wider Canterbury's attractions range from skiing to golf, white water rafting to whale watching.

For more information about Christchurch - Canterbury click here.

   
  Wanaka

Nestled below towering mountains, Wanaka and its stunning lake is perfect for year-round activities including fishing, hiking and skydiving. In winter, skiers flock to the Cardrona and Treble Cone ski fields.

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  Queenstown

Picturesque Queenstown is the home of adrenaline and adventure. Enjoy skiing in the winter and activities including bungy jumping, canyon swinging, jet boating, and river rafting all year round.

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  Dunedin

Soak up the quirky city vibe, street art and cafes of this historic city. Enjoy getting up close to rare local wildlife such as the royal albatross, yellow-eyed penguins, blue penguins and seals.

For more information about Dunedin click here.

   
  Fiordland

Carved by glaciers over 100,000 years, Fiordland is one of the most dramatic and beautiful parts of New Zealand, with its landscape of waterfalls cascading hundreds of metres into deep black fiords.

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  Southland

Southland is a land of rugged coast and rolling plains, world-renowned Bluff oysters and the launching place for a visit to Stewart Island.

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  Stewart Island

More than 85% of Stewart Island is National Park, making it a popular haven for hiking and birdwatching. At night, admire the glowing skies thanks to the appearance of the Aurora Australis.

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