Conference venue

Rydges Latimer
30 Latimer Square
Christchurch Central

Rydges Latimer is located in the heart of the city and a short 20 minutes from Christchurch International Airport. Parking at Rydges Latimer Christchurch is free of charge in the carpark located within the hotel grounds. (Parking is limited to 80 spaces – subject to availability). There is additional street parking available.



Christchurch is the gateway to New Zealand's South Island. You can ski, bungy jump, hike, mountain bike, raft, surf, swim, golf, see whales, dolphins and seals, visit wineries and gardens, shop, be entertained and awed, and so much more, all within 2 hours of Christchurch. Explore Christchurch & Canterbury.


Getting there


Air New Zealand and Jetstar offer regular and direct daily flights between Christchurch and New Zealand's main airports.

If you wish to book travel with Air New Zealand to Christchurch for the conference, please click here.

Rental Car

Click here to view an extensive range of rental cars available to be booked when you are in Christchurch attending the conference.

Transport from Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport is a 20 minute drive from Rydges Latimer. 

Airport transfers are your own responsibility. Buses, airport shuttles, taxis and limos are all lined up outside the terminal, ready to go.

Blue Star (03) 379 9799
Corporate Cab (03) 379 5888
Super Shuttle 0800 748 885

Bus - the number 29 from the airport will bring you into the CBD. 

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