Auckland International Tattoo Convention
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They will be covering the convention on their website later in the year.
Novaltel / Ibis Hotel>
72-112 Greenlane East
ph 529 9090

Novotel and Ibis Auckland Ellerslie is New Zealand's first dual property
> combining an international four and three star hotel under one roof.
> Conveniently located next to the Ellerslie Event Centre, ASB Showground's,
> only moments from Auckland CBD and providing ease of travel to many of
> Auckland's attractions like Sylvia Park, Mt Smart Stadium, Eden Park,
> Ellerslie business precinct and New Market shopping, makes the Novotel and
> Ibis Auckland Ellerslie is the perfect place for all of your accommodation
> requirements.
> Combined, the Novotel and Ibis Auckland Ellerslie provide 247 refurbished
> rooms including four sensational junior suites. All guest rooms offer modern
> and contemporary accommodation featuring King size or twin bedding, state of
> the art technology with flat screen televisions and broadband internet
> access. We are also delighted to offer "Acacia Restaurant and Garden Bar", a
> hotel gymnasium, guest laundry facilities, state of the art conference
> facilities (up to 360 guests) business centre and 24 hour concierge service.
> For detailed information and pictures on our outstanding hotels, we invite
> you to visit our website
><> or
> We have a wonderful breakfast buffet at Acacia Restaurant which serves
> waffles, pancakes, eggs made to your order, antipasti buffet, cereals,
> pastries, fresh fruit, juices, tea and coffee. Breakfast is normally valued
> at NZ$30.00 per person but if you reserve your booking with me I can offer
> you a special rate of NZ$20.00 per person and I have included this option
> for you below. We have a Bar Snack Menu available at Acacia Garden Bar for
> Lunch and a lovely outside area where you can hopefully enjoy a glass of
> wine and a warm summer afternoon. We offer a dinner buffet daily and Acacia
> Restaurant or your choice from our extensive a la carte menu.
> Arrival Date: 25th November 2011
> Departure Date: 28th November 2011
> Novotel Superior Room
> A comfortable and contemporary guest room, newly refurbished with natural,
> relaxing tones and hand selected artwork. Complete with a variety of
> features including 32 inch LCD TV, chaise lounge, executive desk with
> ergonomic chair, connectivity panel for laptops, gaming consoles and MP3
> players, in-room safe and minibar.
> King Bed or 2 x Double Bed.
> NZ$179.10 per room per night - based on maximum 2 persons per room
> NZ$219.10 including breakfast per room per night - based on maximum 2
> persons per room
> Ibis Guest Room
> Our stylish, compact Ibis guest rooms have a fresh and modern colour scheme,
> great connectivity for laptops and MP3 players, 26 inch LCD TV, good value
> for money and all the services of the Novotel.
> King Bed or 2 x King Single Beds.
> NZ$107.10 per room per night - based on maximum 2 persons per room
> NZ$147.10 including breakfast per room per night - based on maximum 2
> persons per room
> ** All rates include GST **
> The above prices are quoted inclusive of GST (15%), and only valid 30 days
> prior to the first arrival date. Any further requests after this date are
> subject to availability and at the discretion of the hotel. To access these
> special rates, we would provide you with a special code and ask your
> attendees/delegates to book directly with us.

Artists interested in Booking this Hotel
email us at for this 'special code'.


Parklands Motor Lodge
222 Greenlane Rd
Ph 630 2602

Epsom Motel
232 Greenlane West
0800 106 116

Knights Inn
234 Greenlane Rd West
Ph 6308899
PLEASE NOTE: We don't have 'Special Deals with these motels, but their prices are not too bad.
The Convention will run like a trade fair where there will be Tattoers from each of the Tattoo Cultures available to create beautiful work for all the willing and able. Usual tattoo criteria applies i.e Auckland City By Laws.

We slowly and surely getting the final details of this years Conventon, 2011, posted. Please contact the artist/studio directly, before the show, to secure a booking. Email addresses, websites, facebook, contact details will be available as soon as Tattooers make them available to Us.
The Gallery Section of our Website will display this info and details as it comes to hand
We still have space for merchandise booths available.
So to secure your merchandise booth space, I suggest you do contact us quickly with any or all of the followng details( Merchandse details, website, fb, myspace,etc).
You can contact us if you are interested at:
Booth registration forms will be sent out to Tattooers who contact us via our gmail address:

The Bank account details will be included for Tattooers to deposit their booth fee.

For your promotional benefit FILL the whole form in, so we can post your iinfo and material on our website to encourage some online bookings for you all. will contact you to confirm your payment and have secured your booth.
Booths are standard convention size, 3.6 m x 3m, and big enough for two working artists.

Lighting is good at venue but we suggest that you bring own lamps. We will supply rubbish bins, water and sterilisation area. Any other supplies we get sponsored will be informed of later.

We require a deposit to secure your booth. If you want to share with another artist check the list on our website and maybe make your own arrangements with us. Booth registration will be available shortly so keep your eyes pealed and basically it will be first in, first serve.

Please note :Bookings for Booths are now open and are being processed.

We would like to put a few photos ( up to 5-6) of your work on our website, some of you have already done this, and thanks, its looking great. For ease they need to be less than 1000k in size. Business card logo also welcome.

If you have any myspace or facebook links please pass them on and we will attach that info to our website.

We have set up ( and an Event Page is also circulating on Facebook

Please send your website address so we can add that too. Hopefully with all that loaded, people will make appointments directly to you.

The Registration Form and Bank account you can make your deposit to secure your Booth will be forwarded to all who contact us Ta Moko Tatau Tattoo Inc. will contact you pesonally via our email :

Thanks very much!

Best regards to you all, we look forward to seeing you in November.

on behalf of T.T.T Inc.