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Cycleways & Mountain Bike Tracks Seminar
The rise in demand for bike facilities is phenomenal. Local and regional Authorities, DOC, consultant and contractors, clubs and private trusts are crying out for quality, comprehensive information to give themselves the capability to deliver sustainable, fit for purpose facilities for their members and communities.This seminar will provide a platform to enhance strategic and operational capability. It will also create be a great mechanism to develop partnership understandings for projects current and future. The pitch of this event is at community recreational cycling level both on off road trails and on mountain bike tracks.
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Coastal Parks Seminar
The Coastal Parks Seminar has now been rescheduled for 5 May 2014.
This is great news for those who hadn't originally registered for the event but who didn't want to miss keynote speaker Rob Greenaway, or any others in the speaker line up.
If you are involved with the planning of, provision of, or management of coastal spaces this one day seminar is a must attend event. The event website has been re opened.
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Cemeteries and Crematoria Conference
10 - 12 March 2014, Aotea Centre Auckland
The New Zealand Cemeteries and Crematoria sector is a fast changing evolutionary one. If you are involved with the planning of, provision of, or management within the sector this event has both management and operational content and features presenters from Australia and the United States alongside New Zealand’s best practitioners and consultants. Join with fellow sector leaders and their teams, to glean new knowledge, network and share best practice.
Registration is now closed for further information on programme visit Cemeteries and Crematoria website
Green Pavlova 2014: Invercargill April 2/3/4
Despite its culinary implication, Green Pavlova is a two-day seminar for those working in the parks and open spaces industry. It is pitched to interest, stimulate and develop parks managers, officers and high level operational staff, as well as contractors and consultants through engaging presentations and critical networking opportunities. Every alternate year the Green Pavlova conference is held in conjunction with the NZ Turf conference
The 2014 event themes are:
- Best practice management of Premier Parks & Gardens
- The multiple values of parks and open spaces
- Parks management for future leaders
Full conference details, programme and a link to registration
Check out our Events Schedule for other upcoming NZRA events for 2014.
New Visitor Survey Tool Available Now
NZRA and Xyst have teamed up with Get Smart to bring you a new and improved tool for surveying your customers: Yardstick getsmart.
- Simple and easy to use
- Accurate and reliable
- Immediate, sustainable and flexible
The tool is available now for leisure facilities and a tool for parks will soon also be on the market. Find out more about this important new initiative.