22-23 March 2018 - Bay of Islands, New Zealand
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22-23 March 2018


Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

1 Tau Henare Drive,Waitangi, New Zealand 0293 | P: +64 9 402 7411 | E: copthorne.bayofislands@millenniumhotels.co.nz 

Free car parking is available on site.

The hotel provides a free shuttle service to nearby Paihia for those people who may be arriving early or staying later to enjoy the local area. The shuttle departs the hotel every hour on the half hour (eg 10.30; 11.30).


We have made a block booking of accommodation at the Copthorne Hotel at the special rate of $165 per night for a single room and $185 per night for a double or twin room.  Breakfast is included in both rates.   

To receive these rates you should book by completing and returning the accommodation booking form, or by telephoning the hotel (+64 9 402 7411) and quoting MIA 2947376.

These special rates also apply for those wishing to arrive early or stay longer.


If you would like to promote your company at the symposium, sponsorship opportunities are available or alternatively you could provide a speaker for the progamme. 

Please contact Kevin Cresswell: +64 4 495 8377 or kevin.cresswell@mia.co.nz.


The nearest airport is Kerikeri airport; and the hotel is approximately a 25min drive from the airport.

Transfers to and from the airport can be arranged through Super Shuttle. The cost is $27 for one person, $32 for two people and $5 per person in addition.  Please contact Super Shuttle for an accurate quote and to make a booking - (from NZ 0800 748 885, from Australia +64 9 522 5100) or supershuttle.co.nz.

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