AuSAE Conference & Marlborough Excursions

Building your associations future
3 Days of Association Focused Networking, Learning, & Insights. 

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Conference Program 

Sunday 18 Sept
Wither Hills winery welcome function - this function is exclusive to Association professionals & conference partners

Monday 19 Sept
All-day conferencing
Conference dinner @ Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre

Tuesday 20 Sept
All-day conferencing
Stay over for dinner (extra cost)

Program available here 


AuSAE Members
Register before 18 July and payment is
deferred till 1 September. 
Full registration includes tickets to all conference sessions, welcome function at Wither Hills and Monday night conference dinner

Non - Members
Full registration includes tickets to
all conference sessions, 
welcome function at Wither Hills and
Monday night conference dinner


Additional Staff
Full registration includes tickets to
all conference sessions, 
welcome function at Wither Hills and
Monday night conference dinner


Marlborough Excursions 
Come for the weekend before, bring your partner... We have organised two fabulous excursions of Marlborough scenery and wine country.

Sounds Day Out - Saturday 17 Sept 
Depart Blenheim at 10:45 heading towards Picton, and enjoy a scenic cruise with slow-coked BBQ lunch at Furneaux Lodge. Arriving back at Blenheim around 5. More details here…

Marlborough Wine Tasting Experience - Sunday 18 Sept
Depart Blenheim at 9:30 to experience the very best of what Marlborough has to offer. Back in time to either drop your partners off at the airport and/or for the welcome function. More details here…

Venue and Accommodation

Marlborough Events Centre  42a Alfred Street, Blenheim 7201

Linc is being held at the Centre: The team at the Marlborough Events Centre are committed to providing a stand-out experience for a wide range of events. On-site conference professionals will assist you every step of the way to ensure your event is a success. From technical services to accommodation and off-site activities, the Marlborough Events Centre team will have your conference and event needs covered.

Scenic Hotel Marlborough, Blenheim 65 Alfred Street, Blenhiem, Blenheim 7201

Fully Booked 

Chateau Marlborough 117 High Street, Blenheim 7201
Rates GST inclusive
Chateau Studio $189 per nigh
Superiors $189 per night 
Executives $249 per night
Grandes $249 per night
One Bedroom Apartments $299 per night.
Two Bedroom Penthouse $399 per night.

Call hotel 03 578 0064  or email at this email address and quote “AuSAE Conference” to get their rates

The Marlborough Riverside hotel 20 Nelson St, Blenheim 7201 

book online here

Discover The Marlborough Riverside Hotel, just a stone’s throw from the Taylor River and a few minutes walk
to Blenheim’s CBD. This 4-star boutique hotel offers guests a choice of spacious well-appointed
accommodation, restaurant, bar, swimming pool, and conference facilities

Platinum Conference Partners 

Major Conference Partners

Welcome Function Partner 

Welcome Lunch Partner 

Café Coffee Partner

Conference Dinner Partner 

Plenary Partner


Plenary Partner 

Educational Session Partner 

Gold Conference  Partners 

The Australasian Society of Association Executives (AuSAE)

Australian Office:
Address: Unit 6, 26 Navigator Place, Hendra QLD 4011 Australia
Free Call: +61 1300 764 576
Phone: +61 7 3268 7955

New Zealand Office:
Address: 159 Otonga Rd, Rotorua 3015 New Zealand
Phone: +64 27 249 8677

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