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NZICC rebuilds sales strength, Te Pae marks 100 events
21 Sep 2022   / /

NZICC rebuilds sales strength, Te Pae marks 100 events

The New Zealand International Convention Centre is ramping up its sales team as it looks to build up bookings ahead of the long-awaited venue’s 2025 opening.


…while NZICC wins pest conference worth $6.5m
14 Jun 2022   /

…while NZICC wins pest conference worth $6.5m

The New Zealand International Convention Centre will host around 2,500 pest control experts in 2026.


Delta drag: NZICC delivery delayed to 2025
1 Nov 2021   /

Delta drag: NZICC delivery delayed to 2025

Contractor ructions, inferno, and now Covid pushes delivery out but SkyCity remains sanguine about the future.


SkyCity’s NZICC sub-committee chair to retire
24 Aug 2021   /

SkyCity’s NZICC sub-committee chair to retire

Murray Jordan will retire from the SkyCity Entertainment Group board effective from 30 September 2021.


Fletchers sticks to 2024 delivery of NZICC
20 Aug 2021   /

Fletchers sticks to 2024 delivery of NZICC

Fletcher Building is continuing to forecast a 2024 completion date for the New Zealand International Convention Centre in its latest annual report, despite contractual leeway for a later delivery.


NZICC deadline pushed three years to Dec 2027
14 Jul 2021   /

NZICC deadline pushed three years to Dec 2027

SkyCity says it is “prudent to have a buffer” between Fletcher’s current delivery date of late 2024 and the project’s deadline.


SkyCity launches $125m raise, pushes out NZICC delivery
3 May 2021   /

SkyCity launches $125m raise, pushes out NZICC delivery

Delivery of the beleaguered NZICC has been pushed back again, this time to 2024.


NZICC secures coral conference worth $6m to local economy
12 Jan 2021   /

NZICC secures coral conference worth $6m to local economy

The 2025 event is expected to attract 2500 delegates to Auckland.


Review into NZICC fire finds FENZ shortcomings
7 Oct 2020  

Review into NZICC fire finds FENZ shortcomings

Fire and Emergency NZ has been advised to review strategies to deal with high risk buildings and buildings under construction.


Fire, pandemic push NZICC delivery to 2023
18 Jun 2020  

Fire, pandemic push NZICC delivery to 2023

Completion of the adjacent Horizon Hotel has also been delayed to mid-2022.


SkyCity, Govt set new NZICC delivery deadline
1 May 2020   /

SkyCity, Govt set new NZICC delivery deadline

SkyCity Entertainment and the Government have set the delivery deadline for the New Zealand International Convention Centre to be the start of 2025.


NZICC work to resume under alert level 3
23 Apr 2020   /

NZICC work to resume under alert level 3

Staff will be brought back to the New Zealand International Convention Centre site under alert level 3, says Fletcher Construction.


NZICC blaze began by blowtorch but accidental – FENZ
22 Apr 2020   /

NZICC blaze began by blowtorch but accidental – FENZ

Speculation the fire was caused by an inexperienced contractor leaving a blowtorch on was incorrect, say investigators.


NZICC damage worse than thought, delivery timeline “months away”
19 Feb 2020  

NZICC damage worse than thought, delivery timeline “months away”

It may be months before a full scope and timetable is agreed for the completion of the fire-damaged NZ International Convention Centre in Auckland, says Fletcher Building.


SkyCity: Underlying revenue, profit down, NZICC won’t host APEC
13 Feb 2020   /

SkyCity: Underlying revenue, profit down, NZICC won’t host APEC

The operator says in its interim results that it has claimed around $240m in insurance from the NZICC fire.


NZICC fire review underway
3 Feb 2020  

NZICC fire review underway

The Fire and Emergency NZ-commissioned independent operational review of last October’s New Zealand International Convention Centre fire at SkyCity is underway.


ATEED CEO: APEC 2021 could be held in temporary structure
29 Nov 2019   /

ATEED CEO: APEC 2021 could be held in temporary structure

The potential for a temporary structure being built in Auckland for the event is gaining currency, says Nick Hill.


Fletcher Building: We’re committed to completing NZICC for all NZers
28 Nov 2019   /

Fletcher Building: We’re committed to completing NZICC for all NZers

Fletcher Building has updated shareholders on the fire at the $703m NZICC last month, reiterating its commitment to the project and restating its belief that it remains within the construction provisions it announced in February 2018.


NZICC fire: First confirmed event casualty
18 Nov 2019   /

NZICC fire: First confirmed event casualty

The Asia-Pacific Association for International Education conference is the first confirmed casualty for the New Zealand International Convention Centre, following the devastating fire that ripped through the construction site in October.


SkyCity thanks emergency crews following NZICC fire
14 Nov 2019   /

SkyCity thanks emergency crews following NZICC fire

SkyCity will make a donation to Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand to acknowledge the efforts of fire and emergency teams who assisted with the fire at the New Zealand International Convention Centre last month.


SkyCity’s NZICC committee chair resigns
12 Nov 2019   /

SkyCity’s NZICC committee chair resigns

Richard Didsbury last month described the NZICC delays as “abysmal” and “unacceptable”.


SkyCity: NZICC fire will impact ability to host events in 2021
7 Nov 2019   /

SkyCity: NZICC fire will impact ability to host events in 2021

APEC 2021, the largest event ever hosted by the government, will likely shift from the venue.


Fletcher takes back NZICC site following fire
4 Nov 2019   /

Fletcher takes back NZICC site following fire

The New Zealand International Convention Centre site has been handed back over to Fletcher Building, following the fire that broke out on 22 October.


CINZ 2019: Industry must look forward following NZICC blaze – Gardner
31 Oct 2019   /

CINZ 2019: Industry must look forward following NZICC blaze – Gardner

The business events sector cannot lose sight of a huge infrastructure increase that is in the pipeline, says CINZ chair Tony Gardner.


Gallery: Inside SkyCity’s fire damaged NZICC
29 Oct 2019   /

Gallery: Inside SkyCity’s fire damaged NZICC

Fire and Emergency New Zealand has released five images from inside SkyCity’s fire damaged New Zealand International Convention Centre.


SkyCity Auckland precinct reopens
25 Oct 2019   /

SkyCity Auckland precinct reopens

SkyCity Entertainment Group’s Auckland precinct is back to full operations with its casino, two hotels and a dozen bars and restaurants making a staged reopening since Thursday evening.


Davis: Too soon to know NZICC fire impact on NZ Inc
25 Oct 2019   /

Davis: Too soon to know NZICC fire impact on NZ Inc

It is too soon to tell what impact the fire at the New Zealand International Convention Centre will have on NZ Inc, according to tourism minister Kelvin Davis.


SkyCity: NZICC fire now under control
24 Oct 2019   /

SkyCity: NZICC fire now under control

The operator said it would start opening its Auckland precinct in phases this afternoon.


Events industry rallies in the face of NZICC uncertainty
24 Oct 2019   /

Events industry rallies in the face of NZICC uncertainty

As the fire continues to burn, the country’s business events sector has mobilised.


PM: Auckland will host APEC, regardless of NZICC
24 Oct 2019   /

PM: Auckland will host APEC, regardless of NZICC

The biggest event ever to be hosted by the Govt will go ahead in Auckland in 2021, says Jacinda Ardern.


SkyCity CEO: NZICC fire “absolutely devastating”
23 Oct 2019   /

SkyCity CEO: NZICC fire “absolutely devastating”

There will be a material delay to the completion of the project but by how long is unknown, says Graeme Stephens.


NZICC roof fire left to burn as focus shifts to saving building
23 Oct 2019   /

NZICC roof fire left to burn as focus shifts to saving building

SkyCity decides against reopening its Auckland precinct today as the blaze continues.


Goff: NZICC could be set back years, APEC 2021 affected
23 Oct 2019   /

Goff: NZICC could be set back years, APEC 2021 affected

Firefighters abandon roof to flames to focus on protecting building.


SkyCity, Fletcher shares slide following NZICC fire
23 Oct 2019   /

SkyCity, Fletcher shares slide following NZICC fire

SkyCity Entertainment Group’s shares closed down almost 3% yesterday following the outbreak of a massive fire at its $703m New Zealand International Convention Centre and Horizon Hotel in Auckland.


NZICC delays “abysmal, unacceptable” – SkyCity director
21 Oct 2019   /

NZICC delays “abysmal, unacceptable” – SkyCity director

The operator reveals it is facing “a tsunami of claims” from Fletcher Construction over the $703m project.


NZICC toxicology conference to inject $1.3m
9 Oct 2019   /

NZICC toxicology conference to inject $1.3m

The NZICC has secured the 61st Annual Meeting and Congress of the International Association of Forensic Toxicologists in 2023.


NZICC delivery now likely in 2021 – Stephens
14 Aug 2019   /

NZICC delivery now likely in 2021 – Stephens

The $703m flagship convention centre will probably miss its already-delayed 2020 delivery date, says SkyCity’s CEO.


ACB scrambles to keep 2020 NZICC events in Auckland
14 Feb 2019   /

ACB scrambles to keep 2020 NZICC events in Auckland

The latest delay to the $703m venue will affect nearly 8,000 delegates.


SKYCITY: NZICC opening pushed to second half 2020
13 Feb 2019   /

SKYCITY: NZICC opening pushed to second half 2020

Major bookings for the flagship $703m venue are under review as delivery blows deadline by 18 months.


NZICC appoints director of operations
13 Dec 2018   /

NZICC appoints director of operations

The New Zealand International Convention Centre has appointed David Allott its director of operations.


SKYCITY CEO: No certainty yet on NZICC delivery date
23 Oct 2018   /

SKYCITY CEO: No certainty yet on NZICC delivery date

SKYCITY Entertainment Group does not yet have a delivery date for its $703m NZ International Convention Centre and Horizon Hotel project.


SKYCITY withholds $27m from Fletchers for NZICC delays
18 Sep 2018   /

SKYCITY withholds $27m from Fletchers for NZICC delays

The operator says it has the right to the funds under its contract with Fletchers.


Auckland secures $7m, 3,000-delegate congress
30 Aug 2018   /

Auckland secures $7m, 3,000-delegate congress

The event will be held at SKYCITY’s New Zealand International Convention Centre in 2020.


Opening NZICC event reschedules due to venue delivery delays
1 Jun 2018  

Opening NZICC event reschedules due to venue delivery delays

The first major conference scheduled for SKYCITY’s flagship New Zealand International Convention Centre has been moved from its February 2020 date and will now run in November that year.


Auckland secures $1m+ medical event
31 May 2018  

Auckland secures $1m+ medical event

Auckland has won the bid to host the 13th International Symposium of Pediatric Pain (ISPP) in March 2021. 


Watch: Artists’ work set to adorn NZICC
29 May 2018  

Watch: Artists’ work set to adorn NZICC

Two large pieces of public art will soon adorn the exterior of the New Zealand International Convention Centre in Auckland.


SKYCITY confirms NZICC completion slips to Dec 2019
2 May 2018   /

SKYCITY confirms NZICC completion slips to Dec 2019

SKYCITY has confirmed it now expects a December 2019 completion of its $703m New Zealand International Convention Centre and Hobson Street hotel projects.


NZICC hires ACB’s Sheena Zheng
29 Mar 2018  

NZICC hires ACB’s Sheena Zheng

Sheena Zheng has joined the New Zealand International Convention Centre team in the newly created Sales Coordinator role.


NZICC completion slips to late 2019, coming within weeks of first big event
28 Mar 2018   /

NZICC completion slips to late 2019, coming within weeks of first big event

SKYCITY Entertainment Group is now planning for a late 2019 completion of its $703m New Zealand International Convention Centre and Hobson St hotel projects.


NZICC appoints Garrick Loft Senior Sales Manager – New Zealand
2 Nov 2017  

NZICC appoints Garrick Loft Senior Sales Manager – New Zealand

Garrick Loft has been appointed as Senior Sales Manager – New Zealand for the New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC).