West Coast Ambassador

During West Coast Ambassador you will journey through the early history, amazing explorers, tourism pioneers and people of the Coast who have helped to shaped our special region as it is today. Immerse into the history and legends of the West Coast from early maori through to present day, and look to the future. Ambassador is endorsed by the Grey District Council, Tai Poutini Polytechnic and the Ambassador advisory group.

You will develop a deeper understanding of cultures important to the West Coast and New Zealand, gaining tools to engage with international visitors as well as visiting New Zealanders in a meaningful way.

West Coast Ambassador

Franz Josef/Fox Glacier

Time: 6pm - 9pm

Dates: Mon Aug 7th, Mon Sept 4th, Mon Oct 2nd

Venue: Franz Josef Medical Centre


Time: 9am - 12pm

Dates: Weds Aug 9th, Weds Aug 22nd, Weds Sept 6th, Weds Sept 20th

Venue: TPP Hokitika Campus, 51 Tancred St, Hokitika


Time: 9am - 12pm

Dates: Thurs Aug 10, Thurs Aug 24, Thurs Sept 7, Thurs Sept 21

Venue: TPP Westport Campus, 280 Palmerston St


Time: 9am - 12pm

Dates: Friday Aug 11, Friday Aug 25, Friday Sept 8, Friday Sept 22

Venue: TPP Greymouth Campus, 73-87 Tainui St

To book your place on West Coast Ambassador 

Call Tai Poutini Polytechnic on 03 769 9400, email zanes@tpp.ac.nz or fill out the form below.

If you require more specific information please email

Book online now to secure your place.

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No. of attendees: 1

Sub Total: $30.00

GST: $4.50

Total: $34.50