Michael Fowler Centre

With its striking architecture and dramatic auditorium, Wellington’s award-winning Michael Fowler Centre is a prestigious environment to host your next major business event.


Waterfront Precinct


111 Wakefield Street
Wellington CBD

Venues Wellington’s Michael Fowler Center is Wellington’s main stage for international conferences and leading performing artists. This much-loved part of the Wellington skyline sits right at the heart of the capital city’s civic and cultural precinct. 

Its location is within an easy stroll of major hotel accommodation, culinary delights, quirky cafés, boutique shopping as well as Wellington’s arts, culture and entertainment precinct. 

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  • Iconic city venue in the heart of the CBD

  • Natural light and wooden interiors

  • Huge Auditorium and a variety of spaces

  • Magnificent views of the harbour and city

Boasting a three-level glass façade and finished throughout with native timbers and Italian marble, the sheer magnificence of the internal space has seen the Michael Fowler Centre win numerous architecture awards.

Rooms available

Spaces Sqm Ceiling Height U-Shape Theatre Banquet Cocktail Classroom Boardroom Booths
Auditorium 230 m2 21.6m   2209  140  180  - - -

Renouf Foyer

450 m2 6.2m   432  300  500 180  - 28
Lion Harbourview Lounge 140 m2 2.9m   140  140  180  70  - -
VIP Lounge  36 m2   12 24  20    - 16 -

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