Aerospace Christchurch holds regular Meet Ups for the community to meet and hear the latest news and research in the industry

Lianne Dalziel, Mayor of Christchurch attending an Aerospace Christchurch event

Megan Woods, NZ Minister of Research, Science and Innovation attends an Aerospace Christchurch event

Aerospace Christchurch Meet Ups feature guest speakers from different areas of the aerospace industry with a different theme at each event

The Inaugural New Zealand Aerospace Summit

In light of the government's announcement that New Zealand will be moving to the RED light level, we are currently reviewing all of the options regarding the upcoming Aerospace Summit. We are fully committed to hosting the Aerospace Summit as soon as possible this year and will be in touch shortly with more information.

Next Aerospace Meet Up

Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #22

TBC / Ara Institute of Canterbury – City Campus

Keep an eye out for our next Meet Up in the new year!

Save The Date – Upcoming Meet Ups and Events

Monday 21st February at 8am / Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre – New Zealand Aerospace Summit

TBC / Ara Institute of Canterbury –  Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #22

Event Schedule

Events in October 2021

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
September 27, 2021(1 event)

5:00 pm: Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #20: The Roaring Twenties

September 28, 2021 September 29, 2021 September 30, 2021 October 1, 2021 October 2, 2021 October 3, 2021
October 4, 2021(1 event)

All day: World Space Week

October 5, 2021(1 event)

All day: World Space Week

October 6, 2021(2 events)

All day: World Space Week

8:00 pm: Aerospace with the Stars - RF Joyce Observatory POSTPONED

October 7, 2021(1 event)

All day: World Space Week

October 8, 2021(1 event)

All day: World Space Week

October 9, 2021(1 event)

All day: World Space Week

October 10, 2021(1 event)

All day: World Space Week

October 11, 2021 October 12, 2021 October 13, 2021 October 14, 2021 October 15, 2021(1 event)

All day: Aerospace Christchurch Mentoring End of Program Get Together

October 16, 2021 October 17, 2021
October 18, 2021 October 19, 2021 October 20, 2021 October 21, 2021 October 22, 2021 October 23, 2021 October 24, 2021
October 25, 2021 October 26, 2021(1 event)

12:30 pm: Ministry Of Awesome - Coffee & Jam: Appraiseme & Dark Matter

October 27, 2021 October 28, 2021 October 29, 2021 October 30, 2021 October 31, 2021

Event Photo Gallery

*Disclaimer: Please note that if you attend our meetings or events, we may collect a picture of you when we take photographs or make a video recording of the meeting or event. We may also take photographs or make a video recording at meetings or events run by other organisations that we are also involved in where that is permitted by the organisers or the individuals involved. If you do not want your picture taken or to be in a video recording of a meeting or event, please ensure that you avoid the cameras being used for this purpose or alert an Aerospace Christchurch staff member. These photographs may be displayed on our website, on our social media pages or in our marketing material. For more information, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Christchurch is an ideal place to base our operations because it is a good location for flight testing, has less air traffic and relatively stable weather.”

Stefan Powell, Co-Founder and CTO, Dawn Aerospace