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We highlighly recommend you take a look at
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* [https://www.darkmere.gen.nz/linux.conf.au_guide/ The (Unofficial) Linux.conf.au Guide] maintained by Simon Lyall
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== Weather ==
 
* [https://www.metservice.com/towns-cities/christchurch/christchurch-city Christchurch weather forecast], 20C-30C seems to be the range for maximum temperatures. Shorts and T-shirt should work every day.
 
* [https://www.metservice.com/towns-cities/christchurch/christchurch-city Christchurch weather forecast], 20C-30C seems to be the range for maximum temperatures. Shorts and T-shirt should work every day.
* [https://www.darkmere.gen.nz/linux.conf.au_guide/ The (Unofficial) Linux.conf.au Guide] maintained by Simon Lyall
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== Getting to linux.conf.au ==
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See [[Transport]] and the [[Airport arrivals and departures]] page
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== Where to stay at linux.conf.au ==
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See [[Accommodation]]
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== Conference schwag ==
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See [[Schwag Bag]]
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== What to bring to linux.conf.au ==
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* '''Laptop, phone, camera, chargers etc''' - most people bring a laptop, tablet and other such devices. Free WiFi is available during the conference. Many Delegates enjoy hacking, coding and developing together at linux.conf.au.
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* '''Sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle''' - Christchurch can have high summer temperatures staying sun-smart and well hydrated is important!
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* '''Clothes and toiletries''' - adequate clothing and sanitary items to see you through the week should be brought. Remember to bring any medication you may need. We als recommend something warm for late evening.
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* '''Identification and if international, your passport''' - for registration purposes, we may need to see identification, and if you're a student, we'll need to see your student card. In accordance with liquor laws, you may be asked for ID to be served alcohol.
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* '''Cash or card''' - you will likely have some incidental expenses during the conference. There are ATMs available at the conference venue, and most nearby venues take card.
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== What's to eat? ==
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See [[Food]] and [[Refreshing Beverages]]
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Note that LCA does not provide catered lunches, but nearby [[Food]] venues will be open

Revision as of 05:52, 7 January 2019

We highlighly recommend you take a look at

Weather

Getting to linux.conf.au

See Transport and the Airport arrivals and departures page

Where to stay at linux.conf.au

See Accommodation

Conference schwag

See Schwag Bag

What to bring to linux.conf.au

  • Laptop, phone, camera, chargers etc - most people bring a laptop, tablet and other such devices. Free WiFi is available during the conference. Many Delegates enjoy hacking, coding and developing together at linux.conf.au.
  • Sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle - Christchurch can have high summer temperatures staying sun-smart and well hydrated is important!
  • Clothes and toiletries - adequate clothing and sanitary items to see you through the week should be brought. Remember to bring any medication you may need. We als recommend something warm for late evening.
  • Identification and if international, your passport - for registration purposes, we may need to see identification, and if you're a student, we'll need to see your student card. In accordance with liquor laws, you may be asked for ID to be served alcohol.
  • Cash or card - you will likely have some incidental expenses during the conference. There are ATMs available at the conference venue, and most nearby venues take card.

What's to eat?

See Food and Refreshing Beverages

Note that LCA does not provide catered lunches, but nearby Food venues will be open