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Tuesday 19 September 2017, 0900 - 1200hrs 
Inclusions: Transport and morning tea 

 Tickets for this event are available for the cost of $22 + GST per person.

First Timers' Break the Ice Event

If you are a first-time attendee to this conference, The NZPF Executive invites you to join with them at a special event just for you.  This will enable you to get to know members of your Executive and meet up with other first-time attendees before you move on as a group to join the remaining conference delegates for the evening function.


Winnies, Queenstown Mall
When: Tuesday 19 September 2017, 1730 - 1800hrs 
Dress Code: Smart casual

There is no charge for this event – it is included in your registration.  Please indicate your wish to participate for catering purposesAdditional tickets for this event are available for the cost of $74 + GST per person.

Come in from the Cold Welcome Event

The NZPF Executive is hosting an informal mix and mingle welcome event in the vibrant and popular Searle Lane in the heart of Queenstown. NZPF Conference delegates will be able to move between an eclectic mix of five venues in this location, sampling the best of what Queenstown has to offer in bars and restaurants. We have exclusive use of these venues and your ticket will enable your entry to each one.


Searle Lane – Ballarat Trading Company, Winnies, Zephyr, Bar Up and Habana Bar
When: Tuesday 19 September 2017, 1800 - 1930hrs 
Dress Code: Smart casual

You will be given a special entry ticket for this event when you register at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The evening is designed to unfold across all five venues in Searle Lane and we encourage you to move between these venues during the evening and experience the unique ambiance of each bar. Please ensure that you note your start point for this event (on your ticket) and bring your ticket with you. This ticket will entitle you to your free refreshments during the evening.

There is no charge for this event – it is included in your registration.  Please indicate your wish to participate for catering purposes. Your ticket will allow you to obtain a limited number of beverages after which time a cash bar will operate.

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Conference Opening and Mihi Whakatau

Please honour the spirit of the conference and our commitment to the NZPF kawa by being on time to the conference opening on the first day of the programme.  The Executive sees this as an important and integral part of the programme itself. Dignitaries, special guests and delegates will be welcomed according to Maori and NZPF protocol. This will be followed by special recognition of members and awarding of Life Memberships.


Queenstown Events Centre
When: Wednesday 20 September 2017,  starts at 0830hrs 
Dress Code: Smart casual/Business

All that Glitters Gala Dinner

We invite you to inject some glamour and sparkle to the conference by dressing up for this red-carpet luxury experience in Queenstown’s prime venue high above the town. Join us for a night of fine dining and dancing in a truly breath-taking location. Your evening’s experience will begin the moment you step on to the Gondola and we promise you will feel special.


Stratosfare Restaurant, Skyline
When: Thursday 21 September 2017,  1900hrs until late
Dress Code: Black tie/Evening wear

Tickets for this event are available for an additional cost of $113 + GST per person. Numbers will be limited and tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Selected beverages will be included with dinner followed by a cash bar. 

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