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Meetups and events

With networking events and meetups happening all over the city, it's easy to connect with other professionals in Wellington.

Business networking

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It's easy to connect with other professionals and businesses in your industry in Wellington. There are a number of business networks and organisations that are based here in the Wellington region, so there’s plenty of opportunities to connect with government and other professionals in your industry.

The Wellington Employers' Chamber of Commerce organises “Business After 5” networking events and guest speaker functions.

Wellington Young Professionals also provides opportunities to network and socialise with other professionals in Wellington. Don’t let the name deter you - this group is open to anyone wanting to make professional connections in Wellington.

Meetups and events

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There are hundreds of professional and social Meetups available in the Wellington region. There are also a number of sector groups linking entrepreneurs, small business owners, developers, designers, tech gurus, and creatives.

Take a look at some of the professional meetup groups in Wellington:

Social meetups

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There’s also plenty of social and hobby groups meeting up all over the city offering the opportunity to meet new people and share ideas. has a range of interest groups, whether you want to meet other tramperssocial butterflies or international friends there’s bound to be a group for you.

Wellingtonians love sports - if you'd like to join a game, head to Sport WellingtonASB Sports Centre and Play Sports Meetup to find local sports groups.