Past Events

Past NZ Rivers Group Events

Coastal and River Gathering

Date: June 20, 2018

Time: 5pm - 7pm

Location: 301 Evans Bay Parade, Greta Point, Wellington

Public event


The ups and downs of tectonics, sea-level and sediment supply in the recent geological history of Wellington Harbour (Te Whanganui a Tara)” By Scott D. Nodder – Principal Scientist, Marine Geology, NIWA   “So Why do we need a Supercomputer to forecast the Weather?” By Michael Uddstrom, Principal Scientist, Environmental Forecasting, NIWA   Tour of NIWA’s Greta Point Facilities   RSVP | Car-pool info | Event Information: Hamish Smith Ana Serrano  

Waterways Centre Postgraduate Student Conference

Date: November 14, 2017

Location: Christchurch

Student Event

Waterways Centre Postgraduate Student Conference that showcases student’s freshwater related research. Student prizes will be presented from the Rivers Group.

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Dr Catherine Knight – New Zealand’s rivers: Can we learn from history?

Date: October 4, 2017

Time: 12:30 - 1:15pm

Location: Wellington

Public event

The Rivers Group invites you to join us for a lunchtime presentation on New Zealand’s rivers! The rivers group will provide cake and coffee to accompany your lunch.

Talk Environment

Date: September 29, 2017

Time: 5.30 - late

Location: Wellington


Bringing together Engineers, Architects, Planners, Urban Designers, Landscape Architects, Scientists, Contractors, Surveyors and more.
Meet professionals from across the region and celebrate the environment we have all helped to create.