Social Events

All social events and additional tickets can be booked and paid together with the Colloquium registration.

Tickets can also be booked separately, after you have registered for the Colloquium, at the bottom of this page. Please make sure you are logged in to your account to be able to do so.

Auckland War Memorial MuseumOpening function 

Sunday 30 September 2012, 19:00-22:00

Venue: Auckland War Memorial Museum
Transfers will leave the Pullman Hotel at 18:30 and return at 22:00.

Tickets: Free for registered delegates; additional tickets: NZ$115

Upon arrival at the Auckland War Memorial Museum you will experience a traditional Maori Cultural welcome. Following this you will take a short walk through the museum and make your way upstairs to where traditional New Zealand canapés and drinks will be served.

Orbit Revolving Restaurant (drinks and dinner) and Main Observation Level, Sky Tower 
limited to 160 people

Monday 1 October 2012, 18:30Orbit Sunset

Venue: Orbit Revolving Restaurant, Sky Tower, Sky City, Auckland
For getting there: Auckland's Sky Tower is within walking distance from Pullman Hotel (Colloquium venue).

A truly captivating experience awaits visitors to Auckland's Sky Tower. At 328 meters, it is the tallest man-made structure in New Zealand and offers breathtaking views for up to 80 kilometers in every direction. It is one of New Zealand's most exhilarating and spectacular tourist attractions, you will be amazed at what you can see and do under one roof!

18:30-19:00: The Main Observation Level is open. Travel up in the glass-fronted lifts to one of the three spectacular viewing platforms. 

19:00: Dinner is served in Orbit Revolving Restaurant, situated at the top of the Sky Tower, 190 meters above the ground. The dining room rotates once every hour, providing a truly unique experience and amazing 360-degree views of Auckland City. Stunning views and à la carte food to match, drinks will be served.

Tickets: NZ$120; this event is not included in the registration fee.


Farewell partyViaduct Events Centre

Wednesday 3 October 2012, 19:00 - 23:30

Venue: Viaduct Events Centre on Auckland’s Waterfront
Transfers will leave the Pullman Hotel at 19:00 and return from 22:30 to midnight.

Tickets: Free for registered delegates; additional tickets: NZ$175

During the evening a three course dinner will be served along with fine New Zealand wines. You will also experience a vibrant performance by a Pacific cultural entertainment group followed by a night of dancing to one of New Zealand’s leading cover bands.

Social events registration

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