The Taupō region encapsulates New Zealand’s largest lake and the volcanic peaks of Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe and Tongariro, creating the perfect canvas for conferences with an outdoor theme.

Its largest settlement is Taupō, with a population of 34,000 people and a variety of conference venues, from resorts alongside impressive Lake Taupo to dedicated convention centres and hotels with conference facilities and accommodation on site.

The surrounding region is an adventure lovers’ paradise. Enjoy world-class trout fishing, jetboat at the foot of the powerful Huka Falls, hike or ski in nearby Tongariro National Park, or play a round of golf on the Kinloch Club’s championship course designed by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus.

Visitors flying to the region will arrive at Taupō Airport, 8km from Taupō city centre. The airport is serviced by flights from major New Zealand centres.


  • Venues with theatre capacity for up to 700 people
  • 8 km from Taupō Airport to Taupo CBD
  • Fish for trout on Lake Taupō - New Zealand’s largest freshwater lake
  • Hike or ski in Tongariro National Park or go golfing at the prestigious Kinloch Club



To enquire about having your business event in New Zealand please feel free to contact me.

Leonie Ashford

Leonie Ashford

Business Events Bid Manager

New Zealand