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Wellington is the world's southernmost capital city, located right in the middle of the country. It's the nation's heart, home to New Zealand's Parliament and a vibrant centre of arts, culture and entertainment.

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Cleverly compact

All six of our venues are found in Wellington's CBD, just fifteen minutes from the airport – and once you're there, you're surrounded by all the hotels, boutique dining and live entertainment you could need. Walking is an easy and interesting way to get about the city, with everything just a few minutes' stroll away.

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Globally connected

Fly direct from Australia, with just over three hours flight time from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Wellington's New Zealand's base for many global companies, and our diverse communities illustrate our connections across the globe.

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The nation's capital

Wellington is New Zealand's centre of government, a hub of political action and public administration. Consider calling on policy makers or members of parliament to add weight to your event's speaker line-up – or take a tour of where it all happens, in the iconic Beehive building.

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Creative charm

An energetic and tireless community of hardworking creatives has put Wellington on the map as a centre for creative industries. Visit national museum Te Papa Tongarewa and the many art galleries throughout the city. Thriving with thinkers, creators, dreamers and doers, Wellington – or should we say Wellywood – is also home base for some of the world's greatest film-makers at Weta Workshop.

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Natural delights

Wellington's stunning harbour is surrounded by bush-clad hills, with rugged coastlines and nature's raw beauty found less than half an hour from the CBD. Native birds from urban ecosanctuary Zealandia can be spotted right into the city centre. Explore heritage trails or just take in the views with a lunchtime stroll along the picturesque waterfront.

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Overflowing with flavour

Said to have more cafés and restaurants than New York, Wellington is packed with award-winning bars and dining at every turn. Start the day with world-renowned coffee, cater your events with top cuisine made with locally-sourced ingredients, and wash it down with regional wine favourites or a pint at one of our famous craft beer bars.