Judged by Lonely Planet as one of the world’s top regional destinations, Taranaki offers a fresh and creative conference and business travel destination.
A growing number of events are drawn to New Plymouth’s innovative architecture, cool cafés, rich culture and heritage, supported by a wide and varied array of modern facilities and inspiring locations.
Visitors will be delighted with what the region has to offer. Unique, breath-taking venues, excellent accommodation options within walking distance of conference locations, and memorable experiences for delegates and accompanying partners. From a guided walk on Mount Taranaki, a tour of the stunning Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre, a tasting tour sampling locally-produced delicacies, to helping source honey from beehives, learning to surf or visiting glorious gardens, Taranaki has a lot to offer beyond the venue, ensuring your visit is truly memorable.
- Venues with theatre capacity up to 3,300
- Direct daily flights from Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch
- 12km from New Plymouth Airport to New Plymouth CBD
- Mount Taranaki, Coastal Walkway, beaches, gardens, art, museums, café culture