South Island | Lyttelton Port Company Presentation & Boat Tour

3:45pm Thursday, 11 April 2019
6:30pm Thursday, 11 April 2019
Site Tour
Te Ana Woolstore
Harbour Whakaraupo
Lyttelton, Canterbury 8082
New Zealand

Lyttleton Port Company look forward to hosting Property Council members at this exclusive member only event at the Te Ana Woolstore. Hear from Phil de Joux, Strategic Engagement Manager, and Mike Simmers, Infrastructure Manager, about various projects of a complex nature either completed, underway or planned for Lyttleton Port. Understand the environmental considerations and the economic impact of these projects for Christchurch before boarding the Canterbury Cat for a tour of the projects by boat. The tour will then be followed by networking drinks with food provided by FUSH, back at the the Te Ana Woolstore, on the newly refurburshed Lyttleton Marina. 

Please note this event is only open to Property Council New Zealand members with a limit of two attendees per company. There will be a waitlist operated for extra attendees.


Phil de Joux | LPC
Phil joined LPC in November 2018. Phil’s role looks after LPC’s external and internal communications, community and stakeholder engagement, and the environmental management team and sustainability policy.

He has worked in central government and in the private sector, in both corporate affairs and commercial roles.  Phil worked previously as the General Manger for the Canterbury Employers’ Chamber of Commerce and for Air New Zealand as Head of Government and Industry Affairs, and managed long-haul market expansion in their Networks team. He also worked in Parliament in various roles, including as Deputy Chief of Staff in the Office of the Prime Minister. 

Mike Simmers | LPC
Mike joined LPC in December 2013 in the role of Project Director as part of the Project Management Office.  In October 2018 Mike accepted the role of Infrastructure Manager, covering the Civil Maintenance, Project Management Office and Engineering team functions.

Mike comes from a background in delivering large complex projects overseas and back home in New Zealand having returned in 2003 with his family.  Mike has worked as a manager in the telecommunications, energy and construction sectors – with projects including laying submarine fibre cables through Asia and tender manager for one of NZ’s largest irrigation projects.


Ticket prices

 Member (50% discount) $48.00

All prices exclude 15% GST.

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Contact Information

Kaaren Dooher

Branch Manager

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Additional Information

Event Timings

Boat Tour4:30pm


Thank you to our Event Sponsor