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Fees for booking a field station

14 August 2023

UC staff and enrolled postgraduate students who are doing official UC teaching and/or research activities can use our field stations for free. Learn more about fees for booking a field station.


UC staff and enrolled postgraduate students conducting official UC teaching and/or research activities use the field stations at no charge.

You will be advised at time of reservation if any additional conditions and charges apply.

A minimum charge of $250 + gst per night applies for external users of the UC field stations.

Contact the Field Services Manager for further details.


Fee structure for external users at UC field stations
Effective from 1 January 2024per person
per night*
NZ schools and colleges$20 + gst
Non-UC: NZ university staff/research students$35 + gst
All other NZ users$35 + gst
Overseas visitors $35 + gst

* A minimum nightly charge of $250 + gst applies.

There is a daily fee of $5 if you require internet access.

Daytime use (for meetings, workshops etc.)
No overnight accommodation.
Up to 12 people$200 + gst
Over 12 people$300 + gst

Any questions? Contact the Field Services Manager

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