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==Immigration requirements==
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== Miniconfs at lca2015 ==
* Australian citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
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* Are you from a visa-waiver country (inlcuding USA, most of the EU, Japan,), and intending to visit for no more three months then you do not need a VISA
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* Check the [http://www.immigration.govt.nz/migrant/stream/visit/ Immigration New Zealand website] for details
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* [http://www.customs.govt.nz/inprivate/Pages/default.aspx Customs] advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.
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==Flying to Auckland==
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=== Miniconfs scheduled for Monday 12 January 2015 ===
* Auckland is the main airport for flights to New Zealand
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* [http://dissociatedpress.net/miniconf/ Clouds, Containers, and Orchestration Miniconf]. ( [http://dissociatedpress.net/miniconf/#call-for-presentations CfP] open until 25 November 2014)
* Direct flights to Auckland are available from major Australian cities and various countries.  
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* Debian Miniconf
* The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so don't leaving buying tickets till the last minutes
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* Kernel Miniconf
 
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* [http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2015_mmm/ Multimedia and Music Miniconf] ([http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2015_mmm/index.php/Main/CallForPapers Call for Papers] now open)
==Driving to Auckland==
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* [[Open Radio Miniconf]] - [http://vk5fj.net/?p=558 CfP] open until 14 December 2014.
* It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland
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* Open Source for Humanitarian Tech Miniconf
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* Writing Openly; Open Source Documentation Miniconf - [http://www.stc-aus.org.au/writing-openly-mini-conf-call-for-participation/ Call for Participation open until Dec 12]
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=== Miniconfs scheduled for Tuesday 13 January 2015 ===
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* [[Astronomy Miniconf]]. (CfP open until 23 November 2014)
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* [[Community Leadership Summit]] Miniconf
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* [[Deploying OpenStack Miniconf]]. (CFP open until 4 December 2014)
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* Developer, Testing, Release and Continuous Integration Automation Miniconf. ([http://goo.gl/forms/KZI1YDDw8n CfP] open until 21 November 2014)
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* [http://www.openhardwareconf.org/index.php/Main_Page Open Hardware Miniconf]. ([http://www.openhardwareconf.org/index.php/OHC2015-CFP CfP] open until 14 December 2014)
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* [http://sysadmin.miniconf.org Sysadmin Miniconf] ([http://sysadmin.miniconf.org/cfp15.html Call for Presentations] -- "last minute" submissions before end of November 2014 may be considered, but schedule is getting full!)

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Miniconfs at lca2015

Miniconfs scheduled for Monday 12 January 2015

Miniconfs scheduled for Tuesday 13 January 2015