The 2019 LAPA conference is being held at the beautiful Wairakei Resort in Taupo from 30 October until 1 November. With an incredible packed program, functions and speakers there is truly something for everyone and an event that should be on your calendar.
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Property Professional Award
This award will be presented to a property professional nominated by their manager or peers. The recipient will receive free registration to next year’s conference, including flights and accommodation.
Nominations have now closed
Following on from the success of our wonderful events at our last conference we are glad to announce the following major events:
LAPA Welcome Function
Taupo Yacht Club – Wednesday 30 October
Located at the Landing Reserve in Taupo at the North end of the Lake is the Lake Taupo Yacht Club. The
Clubhouse provides the perfect setting for our Welcome Function, with it’s marvellous views over the Lake
towards Mount Ruapehu, and the other peaks of the Tongariro National Park.
Dress Code – Smart Casual
Food and Beverages – Complimentary wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks for the entire evening, along with a
substantial finger food meal
Simpson Grierson Gala Dinner
Broadlands Lodge – Thursday 31 October
Dust of your lederhosen and dirndl – Oktoberfest is coming to Taupo, for a celebration of Bavarian culture
with a few Kiwi twists. With local Craft beer, German Food, and an entertaining Oompah Band this promises
to be a great night that will have you saying ‘Prost’ by the end of it.
Dresscode – Oktoberfest Beer Festival
Food and Beverages – Complimentary wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks for the entire evening, a full meal
and fantastic entertainment included.
2018 Conference Gallery
Want to see all the fun we had last year? Check out our gallery and video highlights below.