The city of Palmerston North boasts a vibrant and connected urban environment within a compact CBD making it the perfect place to hold events. The city is easily accessible with regular flights from all major centres, and is within easy drive from Wellington, and central and lower North Island destinations.
The unique geographic location of Palmerston North provides a strategic advantage for event organisers. The airport is only a short 10-minute drive to the CBD, with excellent flight connections from all major centres. Palmerston North’s catchment is wide and offers access to over one million people within a three-hour drive.
Once you arrive in Palmerston North there is very little need for transport as the city is very compact. All accommodation options offer free car parking and are within close walking distance of most conference venues, restaurants, shopping, cafes and great walking tracks.