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Upcoming Event

Rotorua Conference 2023

Tuesday 14 November
Thursday 16 November, 2023

The 2023 conference will be held at the Rotorua Energy Events Centre from 14th - 16th November.

"The land, the lakes, the people. This is Rotorua"

Land use change in the region will be a key focus, including the challenge of farming with changing environmental regulation, and realising the potential of Māori land.




Student Travel Award Application

Students who are NZGA members are eligible to apply for the travel award which covers registration, confernece dinner and some of the travel and accommodation cost. Application Form

Registration Form

download the pdf here



NZGA has secured a discount rate for the Rydges Hotel. This will be the Conference dinner and AGM venue

Corporate ID NZGACONF is now active for Rydges Rotorua.

To access your special rates please visit

  1. Enter your dates and number of people and click ‘GO’
  2. Click ‘I have a code’
  3. In the ‘Corporate ID’ field enter your booking code: NZGACONF
  4. Click ‘UPDATE’
  5. Your special rates will appear on the rates screen
  6. Available for stays between 13 November 2023 and 16 November 2023 (inclusive)

Other nearby hotels include:

The boutique heritage Prince’s Gate Hotel directly across the road from the Sir Howard Morrison Centre

The Sudima Hotel
Regent of Rotorua

Rotorua has hundreds of motels. Those close to the venue include:

Aura Accommodation
Ambassador Thermal Motel

A full list of Rotorua motels is available here.

Budget accommodation options such as Rotorua Citizens Club and Rock Solid Backpackers are available.

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