Events

Upcoming West Coast events.

May 21, 2022
Hokitika

Wāhine Exhibition Hokitika

Wāhine is a touring multi-media exhibition that amplifies Māori women’s voices around Aotearoa, offering our communities the opportunity to be enriched by their life stories while fostering mutual understanding.

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May 24, 2022
$300 - $500

Outward Bound Scholarship! For Classic 21 Day Course in June!

Outward Bound 21 Day Classic course - Scholarship Opportunity!

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May 24, 2022
$4224 per business

Lead Forward 10 Week Course - Register now

Join Astiana Trouland from Hauora Coaching during June-August to enrich your workplace with wellness and lead from a place of confidence!

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May 25, 2022

TRENZ Hui 2022 - ONLINE

Updating international market-ready New Zealand tourism operators on how they can prepare for the return of international visitors.

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May 26, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: Creating & expanding your online presence - Fox Glacier

Join DWC and presenters from the Digital Natives Academy during Techweek on the Empower roadshow for an introduction to websites and social media and how they can help grow your business.

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May 26, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: Digital Wellbeing - Te Iwi Matihiko - Fox Glacier

Join DWC and presenters from the Digital Natives Academy during Techweek on the Empower roadshow for a look at digital wellbeing in the workplace and at home.

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May 26, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: VR & the 'Metaverse' - Fox Glacier

Join DWC and presenters from the Digital Natives Academy during Techweek on the Empower roadshow for a hands on Introduction to Virtual Reality and the ‘Metaverse’ and what these mean for business

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May 26, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: A Parents Guide to Gaming - Fox Glacier

Explore the different aspects of gaming from eSports to social gaming spaces and their effects on Mental Health and Wellbeing

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May 27, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: A Parents Guide to Gaming - Whataroa

Explore the different aspects of gaming from eSports to social gaming spaces and their effects on Mental Health and Wellbeing

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May 27, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: VR & the 'Metaverse' - Whataroa

Join DWC and presenters from the Digital Natives Academy during Techweek on the Empower roadshow for a hands on Introduction to Virtual Reality and the ‘Metaverse’ and what these mean for business

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May 27, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: Creating & expanding your online presence - Whataroa

Join DWC and presenters from the Digital Natives Academy during Techweek on the Empower roadshow for an introduction to websites and social media and how they can help grow your business.

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May 27, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

Techweek: Digital Wellbeing - Te Iwi Matihiko - Whataroa

Join DWC and presenters from the Digital Natives Academy during Techweek on the Empower roadshow for a look at digital wellbeing in the workplace and at home.

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May 28, 2022
Grey District
$40

Removing Stress In Times of Stress with Kate Whyte

The workshop is designed to explore what is stress and how it impacts our life and general health, and how we can use natural strategies to alleviate stress.

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May 29, 2022
Westport, Karamea & Buller District
$35

Michelle's Pink Ribbon Breakfast, Westport

Michelle's Pink Ribbon Breakfast: Full Cooked Breakfast at Johnny's Westport with all proceeds going to the NZ Breast Cancer Foundation.

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June 1, 2022
Grey District
$150.00

Introduction To Google Docs

Google Docs is a free Word Processing tool that is part of the Google Suite of tools. It allows for everything you’d expect from a word processor as well as some fantastic team collaboration tools

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June 2, 2022
Grey District
$180.00

Introduction to Spreadsheets

Introduction to Spreadsheets, including:
● Navigate the app.
● Enter data quickly & efficiently
● The basics of formulas & functions.
● Create a simple pie & bar chart.

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June 2, 2022
Member:$975+GST Non-Member:$1175+GST

ONLINE: Payroll Foundation Skills (Level1)

This entry level payroll course covers off the basic payroll process steps and payroll activities that are present in any payroll application.

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June 7, 2022

Anthony Harper: The AH Workplace Webinar Series

A fantastic opportunity to join Anthony Harper’s Webinar Series about employment and health and safety over the coming months. The first of the series includes Tourism Export Council of NZ’s CEO Lynda Keene.

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June 10, 2022
Reefton
$20 Adult

The Big Bike Film Night 2022 - Reefton

The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission- bringing the best cycling short films from around the world together for you.

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June 14, 2022
Grey District
$500 + GST

CO.STARTERS Greymouth - June 2022

Development West Coast is pleased to be presenting the CO.STARTERS programme again in Greymouth!

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June 15, 2022

Meetings 2022

Two days to connect face-to-face with qualified buyers, to create business opportunities and share knowledge with other industry professionals.

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June 16, 2022

ONLINE: Payroll Masterclass (Level 6)

The workshop is also aligned to the NZPPA Certification framework (levels 2-7) and will prepare participants to undertake the online assessment requirement of certification.

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June 16, 2022

ONLINE: CECC Payroll Law (Level 2) 16 June

This webinar is offered in partnership of Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce and the New Zealand Payroll Practitioners Association (NZPPA).

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June 21, 2022
Member: $260+GST Non-Member: $520+GST

ONLINE: Accounting for non-Accountants - Stage 1

Join Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce for this practical online workshop, providing you with the tools and knowledge to understand basic financial reporting.

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June 25, 2022
Westport, Karamea & Buller District

Oparara Wilderness Trail Run

Run or walk through the incredible wilderness of the Oparara Valley, in the Kahurangi National Park

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July 5, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

MINDA LIVE Training - Whataroa

Training session from Livestock Improvement Corporation to help you get the most our of MINDA.

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July 7, 2022
Westport, Karamea & Buller District
$70 Per Person

World of Musicals Concert - Westport

The Musical Gala with an International cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway to New Zealand for the first time.

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July 7, 2022
Member:$975+GST Non-Member:$1175+GST

ONLINE: Payroll Foundation Skills (Level1) 7 July

This entry level payroll course covers off the basic payroll process steps and payroll activities that are present in any payroll application.

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July 9, 2022
Grey District
Free

Mid-Winter Christmas Party

Watch the Greymouth Town Square/CBD come to life at night with a Mid-Winter Christmas Party! A great night for the entire family to enjoy, with so much to see and do.

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July 14, 2022
Member:$975+GST Non-Member:$1175+GST

ONLINE: Payroll Calculations (Level 5)

This course will allow participants to understand the essential calculations to cover a range of employee payment situations.

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July 16, 2022
Grey District

Moonlight Hall Country Ball with Jody Direen

Jody Direen & The West Coast Young Farmers Club invite you to join us for a night out at the Moonlight Hall!

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July 24, 2022

Kiwi Link North America 2022

Kiwi Link North America 2022 will be the first major in-person Tourism New Zealand trade event in North America since the start of the pandemic.

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Aug. 1, 2022

Kiwi Link UK/Europe 2022

The trade landscape in UK/Europe remains integral to New Zealand tourism’s recovery, and enabling tour operators to fill our 22/23 season.

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Aug. 25, 2022
TBC

Expressions of Interest - 2022 West Coast Governance Programme

Register your interest now in completing governance training in 2022.

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Aug. 29, 2022

Kiwi Link Asia 2022

Tourism New Zealand event held in Singapore 29-31 August 2022. Kiwi Link Asia 2022 will be the first major in-person Tourism New Zealand trade event in Asia since the start of the pandemic.

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Aug. 31, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country
$160

One Base Photography West Coast 2022 Competition

One Base Photography West Coast 2022 is a gathering of photographers from across the nation who will compete in a 4-day photoshoot to produce the best photo of the West Coast Region of the South Island.

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Sept. 1, 2022

ONLINE: CECC Payroll Law (Level 2) September

This webinar is offered in partnership of Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce and the New Zealand Payroll Practitioners Association (NZPPA).

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Sept. 6, 2022
Westport, Karamea & Buller District
$500 + GST

CO.STARTERS Westport - September 2022

Development West Coast is pleased to be presenting the CO.STARTERS programme again in Westport in 2022!

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Sept. 22, 2022
Westport, Karamea & Buller District
$65

The Boss - Bruce Springsteen Tribute Show

THE BOSS is a full production, kick-ass compliment of nine passionate musicians bringing alive the timeless music of Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band.

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Sept. 22, 2022
Member:$975+GST Non-Member:$1175+GST

ONLINE: Payroll Foundation Skills (Level1) September

This entry level payroll course covers off the basic payroll process steps and payroll activities that are present in any payroll application.

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Oct. 6, 2022

ONLINE: CECC Payroll Law (Level 2) October

This webinar is offered in partnership of Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce and the New Zealand Payroll Practitioners Association (NZPPA).

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Oct. 14, 2022
Grey District

AgFest 2022

AgFest is an event for everyone and recognises the importance of the agricultural sector on the West Coast.

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Nov. 3, 2022
Member:$975+GST Non-Member:$1175+GST

ONLINE: Payroll Foundation Skills (Level1) November

This entry level payroll course covers off the basic payroll process steps and payroll activities that are present in any payroll application.

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Nov. 9, 2022

Tourism Industry Aotearoa - New Zealand Tourism Awards 2022

Showcasing and celebrating the success of our Tourism industry.

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Nov. 10, 2022

Tourism Industry Aotearoa - Tourism Summit Aotearoa 2022

Join industry leaders and influencers for a full-day event that will bring innovative ideas and people together to unpack challenges, seek solutions and recognise successes.

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Nov. 11, 2022

ONLINE: CECC Payroll Law (Level 2) November

This webinar is offered in partnership of Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce and the New Zealand Payroll Practitioners Association (NZPPA).

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Nov. 12, 2022
Grey District

Ride the Wilderness - Mountain Bike Ride

This event gives riders the opportunity to see the West Coast beauty and in 2022 it will give you, all it has to offer while racing the fantastic West Coast Wilderness Trail.

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Dec. 1, 2022
Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers & Glacier Country

True West Adventure Race 2022 - World Cup Final

True West Adventure Race, Franz Josef Glacier 1st-4th December 2022

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Jan. 21, 2023
Reefton

Red Cross Resilience Ultra 2023

A super fundraiser held amongst the vast and spectacular trails of Victoria Forest Park. Entries open on Wednesday 1st June so mark the date in your calendar and make the most of the extra training time!

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Feb. 11, 2023
Westport, Karamea & Buller District

Buller Gorge Marathon 2023

The Buller Gorge Marathon on Saturday, 11 February 2023 has the Full Marathon along with a Half Marathon, 4 Person Marathon Team Relay and a 10km running event.

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March 11, 2023
Hokitika

Wildfoods Festival 2023

Wildfoods is a celebration of the West Coast's unique wild food and lifestyle, accompanied by premier entertainment.

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April 2, 2023
Hokitika

JUNK2FUNK Wearable Art Competition

JUNK2FUNK Wearable Art Awards is an annual event with a focus on bringing your creations to life through recycled and pre loved mediums.

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