We're proud to announce that the 2019 Forest & Bird Conference and AGM will once again be held in Te Papa, Wellington. Speakers include, Conservation Minister Hon. Eugenie Sage, School Strike 4 Climate organiser Sophie Handford, Youth delegate to the COP24 Climate talks Adam Currie, National Party Conservation spokesperson Sarah Dowie and climate spokesperson Todd Muller, and Graeme Elliot from the Department of Conservation.
The Sanderson Dinner will take place on the evening of the 29th June with special guest Jeanette Fitzsimons - climate activist and former Green Party co-leader. The AGM will be held on Sunday 30th June.
If you're planning on attending now might be a good time to check out some accommodation options and get a good deal. We also encourage all those attending the conference to use public transport, cycling and/or carpooling when possible.
Click on the link below to download our programme for our 2019 Conference - Courageous Conservation.
|CQ Comfort Hotel
223 Cuba Street, Wellington
Phone: 0800 888 5 999
|Bay Plaza Hotel
40-44 Oriental Parade, Wellington
Phone: 0800 857 799
|West Plaza Hotel
110-116 Wakefield Street, Wellington
Phone: 0800 731 444
292 Wakefield Street, Wellington
Phone: (04) 801 7280
|Downtown Backpackers Wellington
1 Bunny Street, Wellington
Phone: 0800 225 725
|At Home Wellington City
181 Wakefield Street
Phone: 04 802 0858
Maps and Guides
If you'd like to nominate someone for one of our awards (to be given out at the Sanderson Dinner), then head along to our awards page to find out more information about the process, and to download the nomination forms.