Conference 2017

Welcome to the NZ Truffle Association’s conference 2017 home page. This is the one source of information for your needs. We have a fantastic line up of speakers including Anne Mitchel from Western Australia. We are aligning with ‘Wellington on a Plate’ and have one location for our conference meal.  We have specials on accommodation and goody bags to take home. This year is going to memorable so come along.


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Please visit our following sponsors LeafyRidge Olives,  Wooing Tree Vineyard & Whittakers Chocolate.


To answer you’re questions;


The NZ Truffle Association’s annual conference. The conference Theme is ‘Making your Truffierre more productive’.


It is being held at the Macs Brewery, 4 Taranaki Street, Wellington. On Sunday we will visit a Truffierre in Levin for the Morning, a workshop TBC, have lunch and return by 2.30pm – 3pm.


Sat 26th August from 9.30am – 5pm. Conference dinner available from 7.30pm.

Sun 27th August from 8.30am – 2.30pm


The final Saturday conference schedule is available to view below with our Guest speaker confirmed as Anne Mitchell;

FINAL Agenda for NZ Truffle Association Conference – August 2017

For Sunday view here;



Costs are $200 for members, $230 for non members. One day options are available. Bookings can be made on online using the tool provided above. Payments can be made using the bank details provided. Any questions contact the NZTA email.

Conference Meal

We have listened to conference goers from last year and have booked one restaurant. This is the Sterling Eatery, 101 The Terrace, Wellington. The meal includes 5 courses, 2 of which highlight truffles. Members’ rate for the meal without wine is $120. There are wine matches available for all 5 courses (110ml pour), price $160 inc. Non members are $155 without wine & $200 with wine. This bookable via the registration link provided.

Accommodation Special

We have negotiated a special with the West Plaza Hotel, 110 Wakefield Street, Te Aro, Wellington.



On offer is 20 Assorted Queen rooms and Twin share (1 Queen and 1 single bed) (Over Fri & Sat nights). Room rate: $155 including GST and WiFi, per room, per night or $175 including GST, WiFi,1 fully cooked breakfast, per room, per night. View attached to check out the rooms.

Accommodation Rooms

For Confirmation:    Please ring (04) 473 1440 or email and quote the Reference: NZ Truffle Association, Code: #408917. If we achieve the 20 x Friday & Saturday bookings, there is a free night for one of you. This will be determined by lottery.

Summary  We are looking forward to catching up with you all again. Its all about ‘Making your truffierre more productive’. See you then 🙂