Social Functions


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Conference Dinner

Thursday 6 September
Time: 1800 - 2130
Venue: Dans Le Noir, Rydges
Address: 59 Federal Street, Auckland

Join us for a evening in the dark creating a unique dining experience by eating in the complete darkness, guided and served by people who are blind or have low vision.

Tickets can be purchased for the event:
3 course meal for $95.00
3 course meal with 3 glasses of wine for $122.00

Cash bar will be available during the evening.

Limited tickets available.


Image is a screenshot of the route using Google Maps. Starting at Pa Rongorongo (Griffiths Gardens) and finishing at Kaitiaki II and Te Waka Taumata o Horoitu (Queen St sculptures).

Te Ao Tangata Hikoi Universal Design Tour

Saturday 8 September
Time: 1000 -1200
What: Guided tour of universal design highlights in the Auckland City Centre
Stops include: Bledisloe Lane, Aotea Square, AUT Sir Paul Reeves Building, Central City Library Tamaki Pataka Korero, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, High Street, Ellen Melville Building/ Freyberg Place, Jean Batten Place, e Waka Taumata O Horotiu (resting waka) + Kaitiaki II (anchor stone), Queen St
Cost: Free (limited places available)

Tour Leaders: Elise Copeland, Darren Davis and Vivian Naylor
Register as part of your conference registration today!

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