Dusky Sound helicopter
Richard Young

How We Can Help

We're here to help ensure your Murihiku Southland and or Te Rua-o-Te-Moko Fiordland event is a success!

We’re dedicated to supporting business events in the Southland and Fiordland region by making your job as smooth as possible and creating an unforgettable experience for your attendees.

Large or small, the key to a successful event is planning. We offer free, impartial advice and assistance, no one knows Southland and Fiordland like we do. Let us help you discover the absolute best the region has to offer, and the hidden gems too. The best thing you can do is connect with us to find out how we can help. 

Karen Witham
Karen Witham
Conference and Events Manager
Janine Daniel
Janine Daniel
Business Development Executive

Our services include but are not limited to: 

Free Service

Business Events Southland offers a one-stop shop for event planners to access the most comprehensive information about our region. Business Events Southland operates out of Great South, Southland Regional Development Agency. Our convention bureau is funded by our local councils, not via a membership model. 

Impartial Information

Business Events Southland offers impartial advice, we can connect you to the right people and businesses across Southland and Fiordland to ensure your next event is unforgettable. All suppliers in the region are represented. We pride ourselves in offering all suitable options available considering your brief. This includes event suppliers, venues, gala dinner options, attractions and tours.

Itinerary and Partner Programme Inspiration

Using our local knowledge, we will work alongside you to design the ultimate experience, including itineraries for delegates, pre and post-touring options, partner programmes and incentive itineraries. Allow us to work with you to deliver the experience of a lifetime.

Familiarisations (Famils)

If you are thinking of doing business in Southland or Fiordland, we’d love to host you to showcase everything our amazing region has to offer. We’ll introduce you to the most appropriate operators to ensure all the boxes are ticked allowing your team to know Southland is a match for your activity.

Visits are tailored to suit your event requirements and maximise your time spent in Southland and Fiordland.

What others say about Southland

We would love to make your event one to remember, here's what others have to say about their experience in Murihiku Southland and Te Rua-o-Te-Moko Fiordland.