Preparing Your Trip to Wellington

Welcome to Wellington, the host city of the Australasian Conference on Information Systems 2023! We are thrilled to have you join us for this exciting event. Below, you will find useful information to help you prepare for your trip to Wellington.

Travel Information

Wellington Airport (WLG) is the main gateway to the city and is conveniently located close to the conference venue.

If you’re arriving by air, plan your flight to Wellington Airport and consider booking early to secure the best fares.

For attendees arriving by train or car, we have provided detailed directions to the conference venue on the Venue page.

Accommodation Options

To ensure a comfortable stay during the conference, we recommend booking your accommodation in advance.

Check out our Accommodation page for a list of recommended hotels near the conference venue, each offering special rates for conference attendees.

Exploring Wellington

While you’re in Wellington, take some time to explore the city’s vibrant culture and attractions.

Discover the city’s stunning waterfront, visit museums and art galleries, and enjoy delicious cuisine at various restaurants and cafes.

Climate and Dress Code

Wellington has a temperate maritime climate, so be prepared for changing weather conditions.

We recommend bringing layers of clothing to stay comfortable throughout the day, as temperatures can vary.

Currency and Payments

The local currency in New Zealand is the New Zealand Dollar (NZD).

Major credit cards are widely accepted, but it’s a good idea to carry some cash for smaller purchases or in case of any unexpected situations.

Local Transportation

Wellington has an efficient public transportation system, including buses and trains, making it easy to get around the city.

If you prefer private transportation, various ride-sharing services and taxis are also available.

Contact Us

If you have any specific questions or need further assistance in preparing for your trip, feel free to reach out to our support team at

We can’t wait to welcome you to Wellington for the Australasian Conference on Information Systems 2023. Get ready for a memorable experience of networking, learning, and exploring this beautiful city!