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Mainland Conference 2021


Please contact Tim Heine, details below if you have a late registration, or download the registration form, complete and email to Tim.

(Please note that the Saturday Night dinner is full, and a waiting list is in place)

Canterbury Westland Regional Chair Roger Bridge, and Southern Regional Chair Rachel Bird are pleased to invite you to the Annual Mainland Regional Conference.

The conference this year will be held at the Rydges Lakeland Resort in Queenstown and will officially begin Saturday 15th May at 9.00am and will finish on Sunday 16th May at approximately 12.00pm.

Registration desk will be open from 4pm Friday 14th May. From 5.30pm test out your pollical knowledge and sense of humour over drinks and nibbles with our Mainland Conference Quiz. Packed with brain twisting political and general knowledge questions the quiz will be hosted by Southland Electorate Chair Mark Wilson, featuring cameos from several of your favourite MPs and political personalities. Featuring some great prizes this event is limited in numbers so get in quick! Starts at 5.30pm.

Registration: We encourage you to register online, and note that the cost of your registration includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on the Saturday, morning tea on Sunday, and the conference book.

Our dinner on Saturday night is not included with your registration cost, but we hope that you will register to attend and join all for the evening.

Young Nats registration is offered at a reduced rate.

There will be no meal/dinner refunds made after Tuesday 11th May as we are required to confirm final numbers with the venue.

Car parking is limited and is allocated on a first come first serve basis. There is also on street parking available for overflow.

Unable to attend? You may make a personal substitution for the conference, but a substitution form must be completed in full, and returned to your Regional Coordinator, Tim Heine.

A copy of the substitution form can be found here, or please contact Tim for a copy.

For more information, please contact Tim Heine, Mainland Coordinator via email on or by phone on 027 813 8104.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Conference Location

Rydges Resort

38 Lake Esplanade
New Zealand 9300

Rydges Lakeland Resort

38-54 Lake Esplanade, Queenstown

Located on the shores of Lake Waikatipu and in the heart of Queenstown there will plenty of sightseeing, walking, eating and drinking to do in amongst our exciting conference agenda!

We have the use of three conference rooms at the Rydges Queenstown Resort and they will cater our meals, including the optional gala dinner on Saturday night. 

Mainland Conference 2021

15th May 2021 - 16th May 2021
08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Rydges Resort, 38 Lake Esplanade Queenstown New Zealand 9300