Photos - Conference 2021

Conference highlights

Below are a selection of photos for the main conference sessions.

 

Thursday 15 July 2021 | Tāite 15 o Hūrae 2021

Opening ceremony | Mihi Whakatau

 

Welcome from Host Mayor | He whakatau nā te Mea o te Rohe

John Leggett, Mayor

 

Government’s address | Tā te Kāwanatanga kōrero

Prime Minister Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern

 

LGNZ President’s address | He Kōrero nā te Tumuaki o Ngā Kaunihera Paetata o Aotearoa (LGNZ)

Stuart Crosby, President

 

Te Maruata address | He kōrero nā Te Maruata

Cr Bonita Bigham, Chairperson

 

Better water everywhere? | He wai pai ake ki nga wāhi katoa?

Mayor Rachel Reese, Nelson City Council, and Three Waters Steering Group member
Hon Nanaia Mahuta, Minister of Local Government
Hon Grant Robertson, Minister of Finance and Minister for Infrastructure

 

The Future for Local Government - Reimagining the future | Te ingoingo hōu i te anamata

Hamish McDouall, Vice President
Jim Palmer, Chair, Review into the Future for Local Government
Craig Churchill, Ministry of Social Development   
Tamzin Letele, Whangamata Community Board, Thames-Coromandel District Council

 

Creativity as a driver of community making and well-being | Ko te auahatanga te kaikōkiri o te waihanga hapori me te hauora

Caren Rangi ONZM, Arts Council of New Zealand
Rangi Kipa, Artist
Sandra Hazlehurst, Mayor, Hastings District Council
Meg Williams, New Zealand Festival of the Arts
Elisapeta Heta, Senior Associate

 

Taking the pulse' of local government 2021 | Whakamātau ana i te kakapa o te kāwanatanga ā-rohe 2021

Jonathan Salter and Matt Conway, Simpson Grierson

 

Simpson Grierson Welcome Reception | He Mihi Whakatau nā Simpson Grierson

 

Friday 16 July 2021 | Paraire 16 o Hūrae 2021

Vodafone breakfast session | Mahinga a te ata

Dr Michelle Dickinson

 

Chief Executive’s address | He kōrero nā te Kaiwhakahaere 

Susan Freeman-Greene, Chief Executive

 

Natural capital – the Marlborough story | Uara māori - tā Te Tauihu o te Waka kōrero 

John Leggett, Mayor
Jane Orphan, Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre 
Ben Glover, Winemaker

 

Minister of Local Government address | He kōrero nā te Minita o te Kāwanatanga Paetata 

Hon Nanaia Mahuta, Minister of Local Government

 

Resilience in the face of natural hazards | Te aumangea hei ngā pānga a ngā matepā māori 

Rachel Hyde, Chief Advisor to the CE, National Emergency Management Agency
Dr Lorraine Eade, Operations Manager, Te Tauihu
Stuart Woods, Waka Kotahi NZTA
Raewyn Bleakley, Fire and Emergency NZ
Mike Mendonça, Wellington City Council

 

Building towards sustainable supply | Anga whakamua ana ki te rawa tautīnei 

Shamubeel Eaqub, Partner at Sense Partners
Hon Dr Megan Woods, Minister of Housing 
Don Cameron, Ruapehu District Council
Glen Cornelius, Habitat for Humanity New Zealand
Troy Brockbank, Pou Ārahi - Māori Advisory, Pattle Delamore Partners

 

Leader of the Opposition’s address | He kōrero nā te Kaiārahi o te Āpitihana 

Christopher Luxon, MP, National Party

 

Closing keynote session | Whakakapinga a ngā kōrero matua

Jamie Fitzgerald

 

Closing ceremony | Te whakakapinga

 

Fulton Hogan Conference dinner and LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards | Tā Fulton Hogan Kai a te pō mō te huihuinga, me ngā Tohu KAIRANGI A LGNZ