WellingtonNZ works with many businesses, events and organisations to help the region thrive
We market Wellington as a destination for visitors, migrants and investors; help businesses grow and innovate; advocate for Wellington’s economy; attract and promote major events and run civic venues.
We want to make Wellington wildly famous as one of the best places to live, visit and work in Australasia.
We manage six iconic Wellington venues – Michael Fowler Centre, The Opera House, TSB Arena, Shed 6, St James Theatre and the function space at Academy Galleries – so whether you're planning a business, performance or sport event for Wellington, we have a venue solution for you. Our versatile facilities and highly-skilled service teams are ready to help you deliver a winning event.
WellingtonNZ's Business Events Wellington team attracts conferences and other business events, and makes the process seamless of organisations wanting to host their event in Wellington.
Business Events Wellington is a membership-based group that promotes Wellington as a conference, meeting and incentive destination. There are three tiers of membership as well as the ability to pay to be listed under the dedicated section of WellingtonNZ.com. Get in touch with the business events team if you’re interested in finding out more and maximising the opportunity of this key market sector.
Our i-SITE Visitor Information Centre on Wakefield Street is a first stop for international and domestic visitors to Wellington when they arrive.
The i-SITE has more than 350,000 visitors per year and helps with all kinds of information and booking support throughout Wellington and New Zealand. They can also help with event and ticketing information.
You can display your brochures in the i-SITE from around $550 per year (DLE display). Digital screens and poster options are also available.
Become a Wellington City Ambassador
If you love Wellington and would like to be a part of a team of passionate Wellingtonians who welcome thousands of cruise passengers to the 'coolest little cruise capital in the world', then we'd love to hear from you. Find out more about becoming a Wellington City Ambassador and being a part of our mission to provide a friendly and informative welcome to all visitors to Wellington.