World Archaeological Congress


Newsletter: Volume 27 April 2009

Contributions to the next WAC Newsletter due 18th May 2009

Archaeologists Without Borders Workshop

Report on the website of the World Archaeological Congress

Archaeologies of Art Podcast Series Launched!

Call for WAC members to nominate Indigenous people

World Archaeological Congress honors Larry Zimmerman

Dr Andree Rosenfeld

Recommendation on ERA Draft Quality Ranking

WAC-6 Media Releases

WAC-6 Closing Ceremony Speech

Portuguese WAC-6 Media Releases

German WAC-6 Media Releases

Spanish WAC-6 Media Releases

Turkish WAC-6 Media Releases

Czech. WAC-6 Media Release on Iran



Introduction - Programme

Online Registration for the Second Indigenous Inter-Congress November 8 - 12, 2005
Waipapa Marae, University of Auckland, Auckland, Aotearoa/New Zealand

The uses and abuses of archaeology for Indigenous peoples

 Nau mai haere mai ki nga huihuinga tangata o te ao.

(Welcome to this gathering of the people of the world!)

You may register online for the Inter-Congress and pay by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express), e-check, or PayPal. Your credit card purchase is secure on this website using  PayPal's SSL. If you have concerns about this process, you may send credit card information to the Intercongress organizers  by post or fax.  To make these arrangements or to ask any other questions regarding registration or Inter-Congress local arrangements e-mail Caroline Phillips ( or Des Kahotea (

Please note well: All credit card, e-check, or PayPal transactions will be in US dollars. Your credit card will be charged in $US on the day it is processed by PayPal and the charge converted to your own currency by your credit card company.  For convenience, we also list the approximate registration and other costs in New Zealand dollars. Please be aware that these are only approximations.

Choose the appropriate registration fee by clicking on the "Add to Cart" button. If you wish to attend the Conference Dinner or go on the Field Trip, be sure you also click on those buttons. Click on the "View Cart" button to see your total and to check out.


Cost per person ($US)

Cost per person (approximate $NZ)

Early Bird


Early Bird registration good until 1 October. After that pay regular full registration

WAC members, full



Non-WAC members, full



WAC members, concession, (student, Indigenous community members, retired, unwaged)



Non-WAC members, concession






Daily Rate

To be paid on-site

Limit of two days; three or more days, pay full rate. Daily rate does not include conference package (full program, bags, meals)

Full, NZ only



Concession, community people, students, retired, unwaged, NZ only








To be paid on site or after 1 October

WAC members, full



Non-WAC members, full



WAC members, concession, (student, Indigenous community members, retired, unwaged)



Non-WAC members, concession



Please Note:  Attendance of indigenous elders (kaumatua) at the Inter-Congress is 'free'. They will not receive registration handouts (bags) and the like, but get 'teas' and lunch.



Conference Dinner $US20/$NZ28



Field Trip                             $US30/$NZ45