Join us in Wellington this 9-10 November for the Cannabis Referendum Conference and NORML AGM double-header!

Cannabis Referendum Conference

Friday, 9 November 2018 from 08:30-18:00
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
147 The Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6140

The Cannabis Referendum Coalition invites serious advocates and campaigners to join us in Wellington for our inaugural conference – to learn and plan with common purpose so we can win the upcoming referendum on legalising cannabis.

Featuring MPs Chlöe Swarbrick, Greg O’Connor and Ginny Anderson; Rebecca Reider, Dr Eric Crampton, Manu Caddie, Dr Fiona Hutton, Nandor Tanczos and the Cannabis Coalition team with more speakers and full timetable to be announced.

Presented by the Cannabis Referendum Coalition with support from NORML NZ, The Hemp Foundation, Socialist Aotearoa, People Against Prisons, Auckland Patients Group.

We can change the law – help #MakeItLegal

  • See below for our posters and other artwork you can share.
  • Say you’re going on our Facebook event page – like, share and invite your friends!
  • Post about the CRC conference in your social media
  • Donate towards conference costs, or to help with travel subsidies to get others there (use account 12-3057-0594667-04)
  • Use our hashtag #MakeItLegal 

Register now here:

  • CRC Early Bird: $86.04 ($81.50 + $4.54 fees)
  • CRC General Admission: $96.29 ($91.50 + $4.79 fees)
  • 0800 BUY TIX (289 849) – Ticket Outlets

Registration fee includes lunch and tea/coffee breaks.

Limited Concession prices available at the discretion of CRC. Please apply via email with your reasoning and application for a concession ticket code.

Accommodation: James Cook Hotel – we have negotiated substantial discounts off their usual rates for conference/AGM attendees (telephone bookings only). Check the rooms here then telephone 04 499 9500 or 0800 27 53 37 and quote our PROMO CODE 310332 to get this discount. A limited number of rooms are available for the Thursday, Friday or Saturday nights only, subject to availability.



NORML New Zealand Inc Annual General Meeting and Strategy Workshops

Saturday, 10 November 2018 from 09:00-12:00
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
147 The Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand 6140

Held the day after the Cannabis Referendum Coalition’s inaugural referendum conference, all members are invited to the AGM for NORML New Zealand Incorporated in which we elect our executive, pass resolutions and set goals and priorities for the year.

We’ll also be workshopping plans and strategies and seeing how YOU fit in, so you can leave knowing what you’re doing, when and with whom.

This is a double header in Wellington, not to be missed!

Open to all current financial and life members. Not sure when you last paid? Renew now! (memberships are due annually)

Any members facing financial hardship can apply for limited support to get there – please email with your reasons and we’ll get back to you. 


Conference artwork you can share

We’ve designed graphics for the CRC conference in a variety of formats for you to share online, print out, use as facebook headers and so on. Simply right click, save, and share.