After the success of WellFest in Wellington (despite the earthquakes!) the next WellFest event will be in Auckland on  October 5-6 from 10 am to 5 pm. Entry is $10 f0r adults and children under 12 years are free.

The venue for the event is the Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau.  The address of the venue and a map can be accessed through this link:

The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine will be represented at the WellFest Auckland by our advertising manager Pip Oxlade and by the editors, Jonathan Eisen and Katherine Smith.

Katherine will be speaking at 4 pm in Seminar Room 1 at 4pm on Saturday October 5th, on the topic of how to make an informed decision about vaccination, while Jonathan will be giving his presentation “How not to let the bastards grind you down” at 4 pm in Seminar Room 2 on Saturday, October 5th. The talks will be repeated in the same rooms at 4pm on Sunday.

Pip Oxlade, who is not only the advertising manager for The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine but a well-known health professional in her own right, having begun her career as a nurse and midwife, before developing her abilities as an intuitive healer, will also speak at WellFest. She will be speaking on Saturday in Seminar Room 3 at 3.45 pm.

There is also a great line up of other speakers (including electropollution expert Paul Waddell – see this link].  For more information about speakers, including sleep expert Kirsten  Taylor ND,  please see the link below:

All lectures and seminars are covered in the entry fee; there is no additional charge.

The website for the event is