Meet the experts who will guide you on this field trip. Experts feature in videos and audioconferences. Shelley the LEARNZ Field Trip Teacher will always be there.

  • Meet Stephen Bensberg - Local Government Coordinator with the New Zealand Geospatial Office (LINZ)
  • Meet Richard Freeman - Cartographer for the National Topographic Office within Land Information New Zealand (LINZ)
  • Meet Jennifer Ryan - Manager of Chart Production for the New Zealand Hydrographic Authority within Land Information New Zealand (LINZ)
  • Meet Paula Gentle - Geodetic Surveyor for Land Information New Zealand (LINZ)
  • Meet Shelley the LEARNZ Field Trip Teacher


  • FutureInTech - search on ‘GIS’ or ‘Surveying’ to see profiles of young Kiwis who have studied and are working in these areas
  • Destination Spatial - for profiles of young people working in the spatial industry and information about study options in New Zealand
  • Careers NZ - course information and career options for 'Geospatial Specialist'.