Events & Industry Calendar

On this page you will find a list of key industry events in New Zealand and a Calendar of events that those working in the Fitness Industry may wish to attend or be involved with. Click on the logo next to the event for more information.

2018 ExerciseNZ Wallplanner

Click on the image of the wall planner above to see a full sized sample. Limited quantities of the 2018 wall planners are available for free from ExerciseNZ. Contact ExerciseNZ for your free copy now.

The wall planner includes all key industry events Kiwis from the industry attend, and also important dates such as school holidays and public holidays (including regional anniversary days).

Upcoming Key Industry Events


ihrsa-logo          IHRSA Conference 21 – 24 March 2018, San Diego, California, USA

The biggest event of its type in the world! ExerciseNZ Members receive discounts on the published rates by booking on IHRSA’s website

Filex20-22 April 2018  Sydney, Australia

Australia’s best-known convention every year almost 100 Kiwis travel to this extremely well run event,

NEW for 2018:  ALL ExerciseNZ members and REPs registered professions have access to this event at the “Fitness Australia Members Rates”

ExerciseNZ RoadShow – 11-22 June 2018

ExerciseNZ goes on the road and visits many of NZ’s cities around New Zealand, for further information

Exercvise Awards Generic Wide 600 dpi

The 2018 Exercise Industry Awards: Saturday 24th November 2018, Auckland.

The industry awards are co-timed with the FitEx Conference (see below), and a prestigious black tie event celebrating the amazing work of the fitness and exercise industry.  For more details visit the website

FitEx_logosheet.indd23-25th November 2018  AUT North Shore Campus, Auckland

FitEx is the name for the conference for the fitness and exercise industry in New Zealand.Featuring the latest in science and business for every facet and role within the fitness industry – from facility owners, though to exercise professionals (Personal Trainers, Group exercise Instructors).

Note: Conference is the weekend of 24/25 November, with pre-conference workshops (including the managers business summit) on Friday 23rd November.

THE event to attend for anyone working in the exercise industry in New Zealand!