Terms & Conditions


All prices are in New Zealand Dollars and are inclusive of any Goods and Services Tax (“GST”) . Online E-Ticket sales will cease when the allocation of tickets is sold or at a time otherwise specified. Tickets are not transferable.


We accept the following credit cards: Visa, MasterCard.


All payments are processed via Windcave’s (windcave.com) secure payments system to ensure high levels of payment security and are subject to Windcave’s terms and conditions.
Click here for Windcave’s terms.


NZBS wish to make sure you are completely satisfied with your purchase – so please make your purchase wisely. We do not refund, exchange or substitute tickets after purchase. If you have misplaced your online ticket, we can resend your tickets to your email address. We cannot replace physical tickets that may have been stolen, lost or destroyed, except as otherwise provided for herein. Please treat your physical tickets like cash as we cannot replace lost tickets. If you feel the circumstances are exceptional please contact us.


You won’t be able to change or cancel your order once the order has entered the payment process. There is a no cancellation policy.


Once you have completed your order and payment of your online tickets, you’ll be sent your tickets via the email address provided. Please make sure the email address is accurate. You will need to either print the PDF E-Ticket/s and bring with you to the show, or, ensure you can display the QR code E-Ticket/s PDF on a ‘smartphone’ or mobile device to be scanned at the event. If using a smart phone please turn up the brightness on your screen prior to entry.
It is absolutely fine to separate tickets from the original ticket PDF if people using the tickets wish to arrive at different times, please just ensure that you have one ticket and QR code per person.

Updated November 2019


Your use of this website is governed by these terms and our Privacy Policy.  By using this website you are accepting, agreeing to and agreeing to comply with our Terms of Use.  We reserve the right to amend, update or change our Terms of Use at any time.  This page should be reviewed periodically so that you are updated on any changes.


The content of the The Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show’s website (including copyright works, text, material, software, images, applications [including any email application], graphics, advertisements, downloads, e-cards, sound recordings, databases, cinematographic film, photographs, streaming audio, streaming video and animation) (together “Content”) is copyright © XPO Exhibitions and/or its licensors.  All rights reserved.

NZ Boat Show is the owner and XPO Exhibitions is the operator of this site.

Other than as permitted under the Copyright Act or as otherwise provided for below, no part of this website may in any form or by any means be reproduced, adapted, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted without XPO Exhibition’s prior written permission.

Provided you keep all Content intact, XPO Exhibitions grants you permission to do the following with the Content on this site:

  • Temporarily download the Content for your personal, non-commercial use in viewing the Content on our website.
  • Print hard copies of Content for your personal information, but not commercial use.

All rights not expressly granted are reserved by NZ Boat Show/XPO Exhibitions.

The Content has been carefully compiled from sources believed to be reliable, but all Content is provided on the basis that XPO Exhibitions does not warrant or guarantee and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness from time to time of any Content for any purpose.  Subject to any statutory provision which may not be excluded by law, NZ Boat Show/XPO Exhibitions or licensees will not be held liable for any damages whatsoever resulting from any action arising in connection with the use of any Content or its publication, including any action for copyright infringement, trade mark infringement or defamation.


Trademarks, product names or logos within the site are the property of their respective owners and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, uploaded, displayed, stored, published, modified, adapted, communicated or transmitted without the prior written permission of their respective owners.


This site contains links to other websites.  NZ Boat Show/XPO Exhibitions does not make any warranties or representations regarding the quality, accuracy, merchantability or fitness for purpose of any material on these other websites.


Under no circumstance will NZ Boat Show/XPO Exhibitions or licensees be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, including damages for loss of business or other profits, loss of data, loss of use, claims of third parties, or other losses of any kind which result from any use or access of, or any inability to use or access The Hutchwilco New Zealand boat Show website or any Content provided on this website.  If we can’t totally exclude liability then our liability will be limited to the resupply of content.


You indemnify NZ Boat Show/XPO Exhibitions, its licensees and/or assigns in respect of any claims, loss, damage or costs (including legal costs on a full indemnity basis) arising from or in connection with any breach or alleged breach by you of these Terms of Use or any other legal obligation.


Your privacy is very important to us, which is why we will only collect information about you that you voluntarily give to us.

Below you will find information about our policy regarding personal information you may supply to us via this website and how we might use the information we collect.

Changes to this privacy policy will be amended on this page of the website.


We only collect information when you voluntarily submit it to us. For example, this site gives you the opportunity to join our mailing list so that we may inform you about upcoming promotions and product specials you may be interested in.

We use the information we collect from you to allow you to participate in our site. For example, when you give us your email address to receive updates, your email address is added to our email list. On each email you receive from us you are given the opportunity to unsubscribe. When you unsubscribe, we remove your email address permanently from our mailing list.

We do not share personal information provided by you to anyone outside of The Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show. In the event we hold a joint promotion in conjunction with another company, we will give you the opportunity to be contacted by our promotions partner. Your details will not be provided to our promotions partner unless you have opted in to their list specifically.


If you think we hold information about you which is incorrect or out of date please contact us and bring us up to speed with the correct details. We take reasonable steps to maintain the security of your personal information and to prevent unauthorised access to it by those who do not have a legitimate need for it.

We do not identify users or track specific navigation by any user. We only use Google Analytics to measure visitor trends in order to provide a constantly improving user experience on our website and we cannot use this to identify individuals or any private information.


Our website allows you to access other sites. These sites are external to The Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show. You simply click on the links we have provided. These other sites will have their own privacy policies and are not subject to our privacy statement. You should satisfy yourself as to the terms of the privacy policies provided by the operators of these other sites.


You should be aware that due to the open nature of the internet, information exchanged via the internet may be accessed and used by people other than those for who the data is intended. If you send us any information, including your email address, it is sent at your own risk.