Wednesday 24th March

The Papa Pounamu Pre-Conference Hui is an annual signature event, held prior to the start of the NZPI Annual Conference. Since the formation of a Maori Special Interest Group within NZPI, the Hui has become a key event in which delegates and speakers come together to discuss key topical issues and advancement in Maori planning practice.

​Registration is FREE


Registration includes: Entry to Papa Pounamu Hui incl. lunch and refreshments, entry to the Papa Pounamu social function.
Full conference incl. Welcome & Awards function and gala dinner, social functions and field trips are separate registration fees. 




8.30 - 9.30am

10.00 - 10.10am 

10.10  - 10.30am

10.30 - 11.15am  

11.15 - 11.45am 

11.45am -12.30pm   

12.30 – 1.15 pm 

1.15 – 1.45pm

1.45 – 2.45pm


2.45 - 3-30pm     

3.30 - 4.00pm



Powhiri at Whakatu Marae


MihiKeri Tākao, Papa Pounamu MC

Papa Pounamu National Komiti – Jade Wikaira, National Chair

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Morning tea – Rutherford foyer


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Lunch – Rutherford foyer

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Hui wrap up

NZPI Conference Welcome Function – Rutherford Hotel

Papa Pounamu Social Function - Venue TBC

​*Please note that the programme is subject to change

Thank you to our Papa Pounamu Hui Sponsors:


 New Zealand Planning Institute | +64 9 520 6277 | |

Planning together for a better New Zealand.

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