Welcome. Haere mai.

Te Wā Heke Mai. The Future welcomes you to Palmerston North. The mighty Manawatū boasts sublime scenery, wildlife and some of the regions best culture and heritage stories. Papaioea is home to the New Zealand Rugby Museum, Te Manawa – Museum of Art, Science and History, a prominent collection of art galleries and some of the most spectacular gardens in the world.


Central Energy Trust Arena - 61 Pascal Street, Palmerston North Central

Located just seven minutes walk from Palmerston North's CBD the Central Energy Trust Arena is home to 36 sporting codes and hosts a wide range of trade shows, exhibitions, weddings, dinners, conferences, meetings, seminars, festivals, concerts, and leisure events year-round.

This venue will be used for the following:
Registration desk
Plenary sessions
Simpson Grierson welcome reception
Fonterra breakfast session
Member meetings