Irrigation New Zealand

The Great Irrigation Challenge is an event that takes place in the alternate year to the INZ Conference.

It consists of practical workshops for farmers and growers, managers, scheme members and industry. You can attend the full two day programme or simply pick and choose the workshops that are most relevant to you.

GIC 2017 Programme and Information

If your region is interested in hosting its own GIC please get in touch with us: Events Co-ordinator 03 341 2225, DDI: 03 974 1425 or email:


Wednesday 18 July

09:00 am - 16:00 pm

Water Meter Verification Workbook training day.

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Tuesday 7 August–08 August

10:00 am - 15:00 pm

Water Measurement ( Telemetry) Master Class

7th and 8th August


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Thursday 6 September

10:00 am - 16:30 pm

Irrigation Operator and Manager Training Day, Ashburton on Thursday 8th March.

Venue: Ashburton Trust Event Centre

Tiime: 10am-4pm

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