Pacific Meetings


Pacific Meetings give members in the Pacific region a chance to connect. They also are a valuable opportunity for North American members to attend and learn from professionals in another part of the world—often the new best practice or upcoming trend originates outside the U.S.!

Pacific Group

Future Pacific Group Meetings

May 5-6, 2017 |The Duke of Marlborough Hotel, Russell, North Island, New Zealand

The host will be Gary Taylor of Morris and Morris Funerals. For more information, contact gary@morrisandmorris.com.nz or call 0116494375799.

For direct hotel bookings, contact The Duke of Marlborough Hotel and use SIFH as a booking reference.

November 2-5, 2017 | Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge, Tasmania, Australia

Located in one of the world’s most precious parks is one of Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Most Extraordinary Places to Stay. Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge is right on the edge of the World Heritage site Cradle Mountain Lake in St. Clair National Park. Your Cradle Mountain accommodations overlook a hinterland filled with birds, plants and ancient forest.

The host will be Peter and Tara Vincent of Vincent Funeral Services. For more information, contact peter@vincentfunerals.com.au or telephone 011 61 3 6431 9911.

For direct hotel bookings, contact  http://www.peppers.com.au/cradle-mountain-lodge use SIFH as a booking reference. 

Past Meetings

10-13 November 2016 - Barossa Valley, South Australia
12-14 August 2016 - Dunedin, New Zealand
12-15 May 2016 - Albury, New South Wales
16–19 September 2015 - New Orleans, LA
28–31 May 2015 - Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia
13–17 November 2014 - Australia Meeting, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
8–10 August 2014 - New Zealand Meeting, Braemar Lodge, Hanmer Springs, North Canterbury, South Island
7–10 November 2013 - Geelong, Victoria, Australia
1–2 July 2013 - Rarotonga, Cook Islands
9–12 May 2013 - Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
6–11 November 2012 - Burnie, Tasmania
3–5 August 2012 - Plymouth, New Zealand
8–11 March 2012 - Sydney, Australia


Pacific Group Contact

For more information about Selected's Pacific Group, please contact:

Donald Burstow, Pacific Group Chairman
T.S. Burstow Funerals Pty. Ltd., Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Telephone: 011-61-07-4636-9600