Social Functions

Sunday 29 September:
Mix & Mingle welcome
4:00pm Rangi Ruru
Inclusive in registration. Follows the Conference mihi / whakatau in Mana Wahine. Light refreshments and beverages will be served and delegates will be able to network & enjoy a keynote opening address in Gibston Centre.

Tuesday 1 October:
Feast and Fusion with authors and artists
5:30pm – 7.30pm The Arts Centre
Gather at the historic Great Hall for drinks, nibbles and entertainment. Connect with authors and artists who work together to create books for young readers. Explore the magical atmosphere of our venue, including Ernest Rutherford’s Lecture. Theatre Treasure Quest with great prizes.Signed books available for cash sale.Ticket numbers strictly limited
NB. For those with accessibility needs: The Great Hall will be your venue, as other spaces are only reached by heritage stairways.
There are plenty of great restaurants within walking distance of The Arts Centre for dinner with newfound friends.
Metro No 17 ( Pink Line) bus goes directly from Rossall Street ( close to Rangi Ruru School)  to The Arts Centre