From the airport

Wellington airport is close to Wellington and it is possible to take either a bus or a taxi into the city. Many of the hotels are a short distance from the main bus stop. Contact your hotel directly to get more detailed information.

Visa information

According to your citizenship, a visa may be required to enter New Zealand. Please consult the following website to learn how to obtain a visa. You can also contact the New Zealand Consulate in your country. Please contact Phil Sutton ( if you need an official invitation letter to the meeting in order to obtain a visa to New Zealand.


The meeting will not be held at NIWA, but you may wish to visit it sometime during your stay. It is a bus ride away from downtown Wellington.