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National Freshwater 2023 | 13-14 Feb, Wellington

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The National Freshwater Conference returns in 2023, at a time when it is vital for action to be taken to ensure future generations can enjoy Aotearoa’s water.

This event will cover new legislation impacting freshwater including the RMA reforms, the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management as well as an update on the Three Waters reform programmes.



• Te Mana o te Wai’s role in the future of freshwater management
• Adapting to the impacts of climate change
• Co-governance of freshwater
• Consenting strategies of different regions around Aotearoa
• Improving the quality of our countries freshwater


With speakers from the following companies:

Buddle Findlay | Dept of Internal Affairs | Envirostrat | KM Water | Ngati Pahauwera Development Trust | Richard Chambers | Russell McVeagh | Te Rangapu Mana Whenua o Tauranga Moana | The University of Auckland | Tipa & Associates | University of Waikato


This event has a multi-buy 3 for 2 ticket pricing option; as well as a Govt & Māori Trust tier price.


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PLUS: Separately bookable workshop: Implementing Te Mana o Te Wai: He Wānanga

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