Congress Transport & Accommodation

The complex at Christ Church in Wicksteed Street is the venue for all
Whanganui based activities. The Grand Hotel, Kingsgate Hotel and selected motels are within easy walking distance of the Conference venue .

ACCESS – TRANSPORT TO AND FROM WHANGANUI

For Aucklanders there is Air Chatham who fly into Whanganui on Fridays 9.20am, 4.00pm, 7.20pm. Fare can be as low as $59.00 one way when booked well in advance.

For other centres flights into Palmerston North will be met by Take it Easy Tours who will provide a chartered mini bus with trailer. The journey from Palmerston North to Whanganui is one hour. This will not be a casual arrangement and booking will be required well in advance to align the most suitable van.

ACCOMMODATION

The Grand Hotel is providing discounted accommodation: $90 for 1 person or $100 for double or twin share this rate includes a basic continental breakfast. Attendees should be aware they need to ring us direct on 06 345 0955 to get this rate for bookings.