District 9920 Conference 2020 - Events/Sightseeing
CONFERENCE ACTIVITIES
 
Luxury Waitemata Harbour Cruise
Optional activity on Friday 15th, at a cost of $75 per head on the Pacific Mermaid motor cruiser, viewing islands of the Hauraki Gulf.
Includes free drinks and nibbles.
Vessel departs from Pier C Orakei Marina, 12 Tamaki Drive, at 11 a.m. returning by 3 p.m.
Organiser:
Graeme Emerson
Mobile: 0274 747 877
Email: gjemerson@xtra.co.nz
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
District Governor's Golf Tournament
Optional activity on Friday 15th, at a cost of $75 per head on the popular Remuera Golf Course.
Includes green fees and prize giving ceremony.  Members of Remuera Golf Club will receive a credit of $65.
Lunches are available in the clubhouse at the player's own cost.
Tee off from 11.00 a.m.
Organiser:
Eoin Pope
Mobile: o274 811 761
Email: empope16442@gmail.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Saturday Waiheke Wine Tasting Tour
Optional Saturday activity.  Ferry to Waiheke Island and bus tour to visit 3 wineries for wine tasting.  
See fabulous Mudbrick, Cable Bay and Te Motu vineyards.  Tour 4.5 hours
Leaves Downtown Ferry terminal 1 p.m. Cost $145
Tour only option $125 without ferry available for those with Gold Card.
Organiser:
Paul Sargison
Mobile: 021 313 033
Email: paul.sargison@gmail.com
 
OTHER ACTIVITIES
 
Visit Parnell
Known for its upscale boutiques, galleries and dining options, with French bistros and posh chocolate cafes, Parnell is easily accessible by bus from the University or a pleasant walk across the Domain.
 
Parnell Farmers Market
Open from 8.30 a.m. on Saturday, this market is a popular place to browse and shop.
Website: https://www.parnell.org.nz/markets/parnell-farmers-market
 
Britomart Fashion Shopping Centre
Ideal for shopping, strolling or a relaxing coffee.  Easily accessible from the University site by walking, or take a bus.
Website: https://britomart.org

Wynyard Quarter
A great place to view the harbour and moored super yachts, or take a leisurely coffee.
Always something happening.
Website: https://www.heartofthecity.co.nz/auckland-attractions/wynyard-quarter
 
Waiheke Island Vineyards
Take some time out on beautiful Waiheke Island and taste some of its award winning wines.
 
Delightful Devonport
Take the short ferry ride to Devonport to enjoy the seaside views and historical charm.  Its Naval museum is definitely
worth a look and has an excellent cafe