FAQ'sHow will I know if I have been granted a Media Pass?We aim to get in touch with applicants regarding whether you have been successful or not no later than 20 days following your application.
If I get given a Media Pass do I still have to buy a ticket?No you do not. A Media Pass provides you with entry to the event for the entirety of the event’s public opening hours.
When do Media Pass applications close?The deadline for applications is 2-3 weeks prior to any of our events, any applications received past that date will not be considered. Wellington (#WELLYGEDDON): Friday 29th March 2019 Christchurch (#CHCHGEDDON) & Tauranga (#BAYOFGEDDON): Friday 17th May 2019Auckland (#AUCKGEDDON): Friday 11th October 2019
How do I get my Media Pass?There are two ways of obtaining your Media Pass. The first is picking it up from the event during our setup hours these will be advised once your application has been approved. If you are unable to make it to the venue during setup we can courier your pass to you. Please note this is at a cost of $15.00 NZD. You will not be able to collect your Media Pass during the event.
Each person attending must apply for a Media Pass individually. Media Passes are limited in quantity and assigned at our discretion. If you have not qualified for one you will not be permitted to acquire one from another organisation. No Media Passes will be granted on-site.