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Meeting attendees are advised to arrive in Blenheim by the 12th November, and to arrange accommodation in Blenheim for 5 nights (12th-17th November).There will also be an optional post-meeting field trip from Friday 17th - Sunday 19th November.These deposits are important for unraveling geologic history because they are most easily compared to modern sedimentary deposits.

Quaternary rocks and sediments, being the most recently laid geologic strata, can be found at or near the surface of the Earth in valleys and on plains, seashores, and even the seafloor.

The first full day of the meeting will be a field trip to view some of the northern fault ruptures of the 2016 Kaikoura earthquake.