The conference will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel, Wellington

Start: Wednesday 21 August 12.30pm

Finish: Friday 23 August 1pm

Registration - $450 including GST.  If you wish to bring a guest for dinner the cost is an extra $75 per head.  Please indicate this on the registration form.  Registration form or use this link Google Link to Registration Form

Conference Programme 

Thursday 22nd August 3pm Intercontinental Hotel

AGM Documents
Previous Minutes
Sector Reports and Finance Report will be available at the AGM. If you would like them in advance of the meeting they can be emailed on request.

An automatic invitation extends to all past Principals, Exec Members and staff who have received an Area School Recognition or Lifetime Award to come along and attending during the day and  join us in the conference dinner.  Accommodation costs will have to be borne at your own cost.

A special room rate of $279 is available for conference delegates.  Breakfast is not included in this rate.  The Hotel have a block of rooms allocated for a period of time.  Book early through the link below to ensure  you do not miss out.  The hotel has excellent facilities including spa facilities, heated swimming pool and gym.  It is situated in central Wellington close to both shops and the water front.,%2520Wellington,%2520NZ&srb_u=1

For an alternative cheaper accommodation try the Ibis Hotel which is just around the corner from the conference venue.  Book early though - this Hotel is popular!  Link to Ibis Hotel


To view conference Waiata click here 


Any remits to the constitution must be received by 15th July. The constitution may be viewed and printed by clicking on the link at the Constitution tab.


Life membership or recognition award nominations to be received by the Executive Committee at least one month prior to the Annual General meeting (to be held at conference).  For guidelines refer to the guidelines which appear at the back of the Constitution.    These nominations can be e mailed to the NZASA secretary at

Student award recognition - please view this policy and if you have any nominations send them in prior to conference - Student Excellence Award Policy

For further information contact Lesley McCardle on 0274 356 366




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