Registration Information

Registration for MA14 has closed

For more detail on what is happening each day see the programme page.

To inquire about late registration for the 2014 Museums Aotearoa Conference and the New Zealand Museum Awards Dinner please contact the organisers by email.

Full Conference Fees

Full conference fees include the workshops, meetings and Kaitiaki Hui on Day 1 (Wednesday 2nd April)

 Early bird
Full Fee   
Student Member$225$250
Non Member$595$695

Conference Day Rates

If you are only attending for a single day you will find these rates more cost effective.

Member Day 1$65
Member Day 2$300  
Member Day 3    
Non Member Day 2$375
Non Member Day 3

Dinner Pricing 

Price Per Person

Awards Dinner$90
Directors' Dinner         
Non-Directors' Dinner                                     
Booking Only, Pay on the night, mid-range restaurant
EMPNZ Dinner 

Booking Only, Pay on the night, mid-range restaurant


This year the MA board and conference committee have introduced a number of initiatives to make it more affordable for those on a tight budget to attend the conference.

  • Register 3+ people and receive the 10% group discount, use code THREEPLUS in the discount field.
  • We still have a number of subsidised ½ price registrations available to members who would not otherwise be able to attend. To apply please send a short statement explaining why you should receive subsidised registration by 14 February 2014 to

In addition to these discounts we have a number of budget accommodation options and are considering arranging buses at shared cost from Wellington and Auckland. Please signal in your registration if you would be interested in this option.


For a variety of options at all budget levels please see the accommodation page.

Pukemokimoki Marae is available as an inexpensive option for those on a budget and/or who would like the experience of staying on a marae.

The cost will be $15/person per night for the duration of the conference. If there are family members who are accompanying you, this charge will also apply.

The marae is self-catering with fully equipped kitchen and a five minute drive to MTG (about an hour's walk). There will be a powhiri of welcome time to be confirmed.

Please book your Marae accommodation when you register for the conference or email the office at

All prices are quoted in $NZ and include 15% GST
3 + registrations (ie from the same organisation) on the same form receive a 10% discount on registrations (excludes dinner tickets and accomodation)

NSTP Travel Subsidies

National Services Te Paerangi is pleased to support MA14 by offering travel subsidies to staff and volunteers working in museum sector organisations.  For grant criteria and application forms please see our website.