Te Pae Christchurch is the city's gathering place an architectural and

social landmark designed as a welcoming heart in the centre of the city.


This is a world-class venue, carefully designed and purpose-built to respond to the full range of your event requirements.

seat tiered auditorium, divisible into two 700-seat venues
meeting rooms for 20-2,000
exhibition space, expandable to 3,300m²
seat banquet space, overlooking Ōtākaro Avon River
largest banquet seating
highly flexible and adaptable design 

Nau mai, haere mai ki Aotearoa

Welcome to New Zealand

Aotearoa, the Land of the Long White Cloud

Aotearoa New Zealand is a country rich in culture and stunning natural landscapes. Home to a diverse population of almost five million people, the country is modern, innovative and collaborative. Known globally for its Kiwi ingenuity, New Zealand is internationally recognised for its entrepreneurialism, ease of doing business and welcoming, progressive society.

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ki Te Waipounamu

to the South Island

Experience the incredible beauty

Some of the world’s most spectacular natural landscapes are part of what makes a visit to the South Island of New Zealand so memorable. From rugged coastlines and lush plains, to snow-capped mountain ranges and crystal blue lakes, the South Island is a beautiful, bucket-list destination.

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ki Ōtautahi

to Christchurch

A vibrant, modern, future-focused city

Christchurch is a smart, connected city with a compact inner-city and a fascinating mix of expansive parks, stunning heritage venues and contemporary architecture.

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Te Pae Christchurch is not just about place – it is our people. Behind every great event is a team who all work together to ensure its success. We’re currently looking for the people who will help bring our events to guests from New Zealand and around the world. 


Get in touch, call +64 3 266 1400


Gillian Officer
Director of Business Development | International Markets
+64 3 266 1403 Connect
Angela King
Business Development Manager | NZ Corporate and PCO
+64 3 266 1416 Connect
Heidi Heming
Business Development Manager | Australia
+61 423 780 613 Connect
Brad Isherwood
Business Development Manager | NZ Associations and Government
+64 3 266 1414 Connect
Jördis Renz
Business Development Executive | Local Business and Banqueting
+64 3 266 1418 Connect
Amanda Young
Business Development Executive
+64 3 266 1415 Connect