National Conference

The annual Property Council New Zealand National Conference is the showcase conference in our calendar. It presents professionals with the opportunity to gain or upgrade vital skills, exchange knowledge, develop their professional and social networks, and compare notes.

The conference will be held at the Rotorua Energy Event Centre, Rotorua.


Registrations will be open from May 2018 onwards. Please note our new registration options below:

Young Professionals - delegates 30 years and under

Group Registration - applies to companies registering 4+ delegates (price below is per delegate)

Earlybird: May 2018 - Friday 20 July 2018, Standard: Monday 23 July 2017 - onwards

All prices below exclude gst of 15%.

 Member registration     

 Non-Member registration              
 Full Delegate Earlybird $1,500 Full Delegate Earlybird $2,000
 Full Delegate Standard $1,800 Full Delegate Standard $2,400
 Young Professional Earlybird $1,250 Young Professional Earlybird $1,667
 Young Professional Standard $1,550 Young Professional Standard $2,067
 Group Earlybird $1,250 Group Earlybird $1,667
 Group Standard $1,550 Group Standard $2,067

Conference Programme

Wednesday 29 August
- Pre conference activities and site tours (12.00pm - 4.00pm)
- Welcome function (6.00pm - 9.00pm), Te Puia
Thursday 30 August
- Conference day 1  (8.30am - 5.00pm), Rotorua Energy Events Centre
- Conference dinner (7.00pm - midnight), Blue Baths
Friday 31 August
- Conference day 2 (8.30am - 3.00pm), Rotorua Energy Events Centre

Activities and Site Tours - Wednesday 29 August

We have created a jam packed pre-conference experience for you! There are three activities to choose from and one site tour option.

  • Whitewater rafting - join us on the Kaituna River and head down the largest commercially rafted waterfall in the world - 7m Tutea Falls. BBQ and Beverages as well as transport there and back will be provided. $120.00 + gst per person.  50 people maximum
  • Mountain Biking - make your way through the Redwoods Forest on the 3hr tailored MTB tour for all skills and fitness levels. Full suspension mountain bikes and helmets are provided.  A gourmet lunch and beverages as well as transport there and back will be provided.  $120.00 + gst per person. 50 people maximum
  • River Cruise and Wine Tasting - this one is for the ladies -  Enjoy a relaxing luxury cruise on lake Rotoiti whilst enjoying a wine tasting and delicious canapes with Rotorua's Volcanic wines. Men are more welcome to attend.  $150.00 + gst per person. 30 people maximum
  • Site Tours - book a spot to view 3-4 sites within Rotorua.  Site tour includes food and beverage along the way.  $95.00 + gst per person. 100 people maximum

Conference Accommodation

We have secured three hotels for your stay in Rotorua. Rates and booking can be found below.

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside (this will be the main conference hotel for pre conference registration, bus pickups and post function drinks)

Delegates can go to , enter in Rotorua, dates of stay followed by the preferential code "BGPG" which will then display the rates for conference.

 Superior City View $189 per night
 Superior Lake View $229 per night
 Junior Suite $289 per night
 Executive Suite $489 per night

ibis Rotorua

Delegates can go to , enter in Rotorua, dates of stay followed by the preferential code "BGPG" which will then display the rates for conference.

 Standard City View $129 per night
 Standard Lake View $159 per night

Millennium Hotel

Delegates can go to, enter in dates of stay followed by the group code "PCNZ18", then click 'update rates' which will then display the rates for conference.

 Superior $165 per night
 Superior Lake View $175 per night
 Club Room $230 per night


 If you are interested in sponsoring the National Conference, please contact Lauren Hunter on (09) 300 9589 or


For any conference related questions, please contact Lauren Hunter, National Events Manager on (09) 300 9589 or