The West Coast Events Centre

Contact: Laugharne Kemp
Free Phone: 0800 742 689
316 Rutherglen Road

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Nestled in the heart of a busy heritage attraction and museum is the West Coast’s largest conference and events centre. Shantytown Heritage Park is home to the West Coast Events Centre which has two large facilities the can host small, intimate meetings to large corporate events reaching up to 650 delegates.

On-site catering, fully licenced bar, large carparks and the ability to offer several options as breakout rooms allows the West Coast Events Centre to host all types of events from weddings, day meetings, multiple-day conferences, gala dinners, tradeshows, balls and productions.

The West Coast Events Centre’s team is committed to providing a seamless service with the highest level of professionalism. With over 50 national and international conferences and over 500 other successful events under our belt, our team is well versed in event planning. With specialist local knowledge and innovative thinking, the team will strive to take care of every detail to ensure a successful event.

The West Coast Events Centre is conveniently located between the two major West Coast towns of Greymouth and Hokitika. Just 3kms off the main highway (SH6).

The West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island offers a truly unique alternative for your next conference or event. With it’s extreme and unpopulated environment, it’s as far away from the city as you can get, all while maintaining the comforts of home.

The events centre sits within Shantytown Heritage Park, situated on 500 acres of native rainforest. The beautiful vistas and serenity of your surroundings will enable your delegates to focus on the business at hand. Abundant birdsong is only occasionally broken by the short whistle of our steam train departing Shantytown Train Station.

The West Coast Events Centre 
The West Coast Events Centre 
The West Coast Events Centre 
The West Coast Events Centre