Planning an event can be daunting, but with free, impartial advice from ACB, finding the right people, places and experiences is easy.  

We know Auckland inside out and can find those hidden gems you've been looking for that will take your event to the next level. We help deliver coordinated activity to support your objectives and can help you with:   

  • Free and impartial advice on all aspects of hosting and organising your event in Auckland  
  • Connecting to reputable suppliers, local businesses, and experts in our community  
  • Sourcing quotes on your behalf to assist you in choosing the right venues, services, accommodation, transport, activities, and entertainment  
  • Arranging site inspections on your behalf to assist in the selection process  
  • Personalised Auckland familiarisation tours, so you can experience first-hand what the region has to offer   
  • Creating a proposal tailored to your needs  
  • Free and bespoke promotional and marketing resources to promote your event, including online supplier search tools  
  • Support to bid for international industry conferences, from strategy, feasibility studies, preparing professional bid documents and presentations   
  • Curating exceptional experiences across the Auckland region  
  • Official point of contact for all business events planners. 

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The Auckland Convention Bureau international bidding team is simply fantastic. In fact, they made the impossible possible. The level of agility they showed in preparing a very effective bid document was unprecedented.

Dr Hossein Sarrafzadeh, Unitec Institute of Technology Auckland