Inner Wheel New Zealand and District NZ298  are excited to be welcoming you to Queenstown for the  IWNZ Conference 14th - 16th May 2021.

Surrounded by majestic mountains and set on the shore of Lake Wakatipu Queenstown is best known for its breathtaking scenery and the diverse range of activities and experiences on offer including world class golf courses, award winning wineries, amazing restaurants, biking and walking trails. There are also plenty of thrilling activities such as Bungy, jet boating and paragliding for those that want to get their pulse racing.

“One of the best adventures Inner Wheel Members can have is ... getting together, building new friendships and renewing old ones.”

We are looking forward to welcoming you to beautiful Queenstown in 2021. Bring your husbands, partners, daughters and friends and...

let the adventure begin!

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Important Dates

10 January 2021 Registrations Open

10 February 2021 Earlybird Registration Closes

10 April 2021 $40 Late Fee applied to registrations

1 May 2021 Registration Close

Covid-19 Contingency Plan

Due to the extraordinary circumstances we are living in, IWNZ has devised a Covid -19 Contingency plan with a pathway to follow based on the NZ Government, Ministry of Health levels and restrictions to ensure that all risk to members is minimised by following all Health and Safety procedures.

All contracts have been negotiated to cover protection for all members when attending the conference to ensure refund policies are in place for fairness to all. (*only if bookings are made directly with the venue)

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Right in the heart of the action, Millennium Hotel Queenstown is just minutes from Queenstown central shopping, entertainment and outdoor activities.  The 220 guest rooms and suites, meetings facilities, business centre, gym, sauna, spa, feature contemporary city-inspired designed.

Most of the accommodation offers scenic views of Queenstown city and mountains, providing the perfect backdrop to your trip. Millennium Hotel Queenstown is a 4-star plus and Enviro-Gold Qualmark rated hotel, with an Environmental Sustainability Plan for the future.

Accommodation Bookings

Please make your own arrangements.

Conference Hotel - Millennium Hotel Queenstown  

*Please note, accommodation bookings are temporarily on hold.

We STRONGLY ADVISE refraining from making accommodation bookings in Queenstown while the team work towards a resolution to an unexpected situation. We will have  a positive solution by 31st January.

Other Accommodation Options 

Queenstown is filled with hotels, Airbnb and other accommodation providers.   You are welcome to find any other deals you choose. However, please be aware that the zero deposit and Covid-19 Cancellation we have negotiated with the Millennium is only valid if booking using the code given and not through any other booking agency. 

Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa

Special Rate $185* per night for a King Hilton Guest Room includes - 1 Breakfast with second breakfast an additional $25 (Valid for the nights of 11th - 13th and 16th - 18th of May 2021.)

When booking your accommodation reservation, Call direct 0800 450 443, and reference code required is GINNA

Eforea Spa 20% Discount (excludes packages) for Inner Wheel Members attending the conference.


Friday 14th May

2 - 5.30pm - Registration Desk Open

6pm - Meet & Greet Cocktail Party

7 - 8.30pm - Opening Ceremony

Saturday 15th May

7.15 - 8am - Morning Walk

8.30 - 10.30am IWNZ Business Session

10.30 - 11am Morning Tea

11am - 12pm IWNZ Business Session

12.15 - 1pm Keynote Speaker

1 - 2pm Lunch

2pm - 4.30pm Hot Topics & Inner Wheel Inspiration

6.30pm Gala Dinner

Sunday 16th May

7.30 - 8.15am - Morning Walk

9 - 10am Services of Faith & Remembrance

10 - 10.30am Morning Tea

10.30 - 11am Speaker

11 - 11.30am National Changeover

11.30am - 12pm Closing Ceremony

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Saturday - Keynote Speaker

Details to follow... watch this space!

Sunday - Speaker

Details to Follow - Watch this space!

Optional Adventures

Inner Wellbeing Day

Friday 14th May

10am - 4pm 

at the Hilton Resort & Spa, Queenstown

Cost: $95pp

A day for you to reset, relax, unwind and find inspiration. The day includes 4 speakers (1 hour each), Lunch, use of the sauna, steam and pool area and a bus from the Hilton to Millennium. 

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Partners' Day

Saturday 15th May

9.30am - 2pm

3 Options available : 

1. Highlands Motorsport Park - Taxi Ride $90pp

2. Highlands Motorsport Park - Ferrari Fast Dash $200pp

3. Private Highlights Tour $129pp

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Friendship Cruise

Sunday 16th May

12.30 - 3pm

Cost : $80pp

Enjoy time together in Inner Wheel Friendship as you spend 2 1/2 hours cruising on Lake Wakatipu onboard the Spirit of Queenstown. Canapes will be served whilst we cruise.

Out and About around Queenstown

While you are in Queenstown for the weekend, why not extend your stay for a few days before or after Conference. * Remember that the Millennium is offering their discount rate 3 days either side of  the Conference.

Here are a few website links that will help you plan your time in the Adventure Capital of NZ:

Never hesitate to ask...                

Frequently Asked Questions

  When does registration open and close?

Registrations Open on 10th January 2021. A late fee of $40 is applied to all registrations after 14th April and No registrations are accepted after 3rd May 2021

 What is the Registration Fee?

  • Member  - $270
  • Partner  - $170

  What is Earlybird Registration?

Earlybird Registration closes on 10th February 2021. Earlybird gives you an opportunity to go into the draw to receive your *registration fee back  *note that this only applies to the basic registration fee, not any included optional adventures.

 What is the Dress Code?

Generally smart casual.  Inner Wheel badges or chains to be worn on Saturday's Business Session. Gala Dinner is "Celebration"/ Party Attire.

 Are you able to accommodate any dietary needs?

Please fill in any dietary needs on your registration form so that the venue can cater for these. If you forgot to add them please ensure they are emailed to us as soon as possible by 1st May. 

 Is transport Available?

More information regarding transportation will be available in February. Once you have registered to attend conference we will contact you to share transportation options.

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Sponsors & Supporters



Mrs Carole Young, IIW Past President and IWNZ Past President.

Mrs Carol Haskett, IWNZ Immediate Past President