Driving The Unexpected
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Two unique, world-class
Invercargill event venues
A truly unparalleled venue that promises to captivate. With style in spades and quirky flourishes you won’t find anywhere else, this is an events destination with a difference. From boutique conferences to the most glamorous of gala dinner – we can do it all.
The Handle Bar, Classic Motorcycle Mecca
For a refined events space in the heart of Invercargill, look no further than The Handle Bar at Classic Motorcycle Mecca. Exposed brick and gleaming tongue-and-groove detail, plus astounding, up-close views of the world’s most spectacular bikes round out this space’s unique ambience.
Our venues are suitable for
large or small groups for...
Brimming with plenty of natural light and boasting state-of-the-art acoustics and technology, our modern venues are the perfect place to host your next conference or meeting. Competitive daily delegate rates include access to our spectacular collections, catering and AV systems.
Planning the total package does not need to be stressful. We are Southland destination experts and can help refine every detail to ensure your time in our region is an unforgettable experience. Complement your event with entertainment, exclusive attraction and incentive packages, and more.
Jaw-dropping, flamboyant, lavish, spectacular: whatever superlative springs to mind first does not do our world-class venue justice. Bill Richardson Transport World is everything you want a gala dinner to be. With a backdrop this sensational, guests will be stunned long after the party ends.
Feel relaxed and at ease as you wander around our stunning venues, expertly-made drink in hand. Delight in the hidden details that flourish throughout the interior styling, as you pair your beverage of choice with a bite of something delicious.
Live out your dream day at Bill Richardson Transport World. Every element of your wedding will be the perfection you crave. From romantic reception areas to show-stopping photography nooks and a dance-floor with the most memorable of backgrounds, your big day will be unforgettable.
Food and Beverage
Showcasing the absolute best in Southland fare, from the ocean to the mountaintops, from canapes to a la carte dining, our fresh and modern take on local cuisine is bound to leave every palate satisfied and guests raving.
Add three unique Invercargill group
activities to your team experience
The largest private automotive collection of its type in the world is home to more than 300 spectacular vehicles. But here you will find something for everybody: we are also home to a growing wearable arts collection, movie theatre and vintage vaults.
Ride into yesterday at the Southern Hemisphere’s leading motorcycle collection. With more than 300 bikes hailing from across the globe, sidecars, and a prized artwork collection, Classic Motorcycle Mecca is an engaging must-do for aficionados and newbies alike. Discover names including Britten, Brough Superior, Burt, Harley Davidson, Vincent, Merkel and more.
New Zealand’s only heavy machinery playground is an epic adventure for the young and young-at-heart alike. Unleash your inner child and get ready to control bulldozers, diggers, mini diggers, and skid steers in our giant playground. Fully instructed, it’s suitable for everybody aged 5 – 105: it’s grunty fun for everyone!