Irrigation Leader

New Zealand Irrigation Education and Trade Tour

Tour Fees and Payment Information

2020 New Zealand Irrigation Education and Trade Tour sponsored by Irrigation Leader Magazine

Irrigation Leader magazine will sponsor an educational tour of irrigation and irrigation-related infrastructure in New Zealand from February 22 to 27, 2020.

The tour will cost $2,200.00 per person, with a reduced fee of $1,500.00 for a spouse. The fee covers hotel accommodations, meals, and ground transport, but not airfare. Individuals wishing to participate must register and pay a nonrefundable deposit of $500.00 per person to secure a space on the tour. The remaining tour fee must be paid in full by November 1, 2019. Our tour space is limited to 20 participants.

Payments may be made by check to Water Strategies and mailed to 4 E Street SE, Washington, DC 20003. For credit card payments, please phone our office at (202) 698-0690 .

Should you have questions, are interested in receiving information about the tour as a potential participant, or if your company is interested in being a sponsor, please email Kris Polly at kris.polly@WaterStrategies.com.

Flight Information

We recommend traveling to New Zealand with AirNZ; they have deals as low as $1,185 round trip (including all taxes).

To accommodate the time difference, you must leave by Thursday, February 20, to arrive by Saturday morning, February 22.

Possible flight to New Zealand from the US: 

Depart from Los Angeles 8:55 p.m. on Thursday, February 20, on AirNZ (there are two flights that evening, taking the earlier flight will allow more time to transfer in Auckland)

Transfer in Auckland

Arrive at Christchurch 10:25 a.m. on Saturday, February 22.

Total flight time: 15h 45min

Note: The tour begins in Lincoln, New Zealand. It is the responsibility of the attendee to travel to Lincoln from the airport.

Contact Information for Travel Arrangements

Paula Waldeck at House of Travel Hornby in New Zealand is able to assist with all flight bookings. She knows the best connections and options. She is also able to assist with extending your visit after your tour should you wish to do so.

Phone or email her and tell her you are with the Water Strategies Irrigation Tour.

paulawaldeck@hot.co.nz

+64 (3) 344 3070

Note: Tour participants are welcome to make their own travel arrangements. Using NZ Air and the services of Ms. Walkdeck, though recommended, is not required.

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Tour Sponsorship Opportunities

Being a sponsor of our 2020 New Zealand Irrigation Education and Trade Tour is a great way to maximize your advertising resources and expand your name recognition. Each of our international tours is featured in a full issue of Irrigation Leader magazine. Tour-Related issues receive greater attention and readership.

Below are the available sponsorship levels:

Major Sponsor:

Fee = $5,000.00

Benefits:

· One participant slot on the tour.

· Full-page advertisement in tour-related Irrigation Leader magazine.

· An article about your services in the tour-related Irrigation Leader magazine.

· Recognition on all tour-related information and materials.

· An opportunity to speak during the tour.

Sponsor:

Fee = $2,500.00

Benefits:

· Full-page advertisement in tour-related Irrigation Leader magazine.

· An article about your services in the tour-related Irrigation Leader magazine.

· Recognition on all tour-related information and materials.

· An opportunity to speak during the tour.

Sponsorship payments may be made by check to Water Strategies and mailed to 4 E Street SE, Washington, DC 20003. For credit card payments, please phone our office at (202) 698-0690.

Should you have questions or if you would like more information, please e-mail Kris Polly at Kris.Polly@WaterStrategies.com.