Conferences, driver training & filming

Ardmore Airport is an unforgettable setting for any occasion.

Conferences & events

Ardmore Airport is a hive of activity, hosting a number of open days and events throughout the year. The airport has its own conference venue for hire. With up to 200m of unused runway available and plenty of parking on-site, it’s the perfect location for car launches, car club meetings, and corporate events.

Keep an eye on our events calendar to find out what’s happening across the airfield. Or to organise your own event at Ardmore, get in touch with the team on +9 298 9544.

Driver training

Ardmore Airport is the ideal place for driver training and motorcycle training, with up to 200m of clear and wide runway available for use.


Ardmore is a prime filming location for movies, documentaries, commercials, music videos, and more. With flat open land, quaint side roads, tarmac areas and hangars, it offers a unique and versatile backdrop. For more information on filming at Ardmore Airport please contact the Airport Operations Office at [email protected] or phone 09 298 9544.

The history of Ardmore

Discover Ardmore’s unique role in New Zealand’s aviation story.