Engagements

Tuesday 30 June

10:30 His Excellency hosts morning tea for students attending the College Quadrangular Rugby Tournament hosted by Wellington College; Government House, Wellington

13:45 His Excellency attends makes a Sir Peter Blake Trust Dream Team visit to St Anne's School, Wellington

17:30 Her Excellency visits Kaibosh Food Rescue;Tennyson Street, Wellington

Wednesday 01 July

12:00 His Excellency hosts a luncheon for Age Concern; Government House, Wellington 

Friday 03 July

11:40 Their Excellencies depart Wellington for Tonga

Saturday 04 July

Their Excellencies attend the coronation of King Tupou VI.

Monday 06 July-Wednesday July 8 - Visit to Singapore

Monday 13 July

15:00 His Excellency receives a call from the NZ Cadet Forces

19:00 Their Excellencies host dinner for Mary Harris, outgoing Clerk of the House; Government House, Wellington

Wednesday 15 July

11:00 His Excellency hosts a Credentials ceremony for Japan, Singapore, Serbia, Swaziland and Ghana; Government House, Wellington.

Thursday 16 July

19:00 Their Excellencies host a dinner for the 20th Anniversary of the Asia Forum in association with the 40th Anniversary of ASEAN; Government House, Wellington.

Friday 17 July

10:30 Her Excellency attends a rehearsal of the Royal NZ Ballet's "Midsummer Night's Dream" and tours the wardrobe; Wellington

14:00 Their Excellencies attend the Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps Commemorative Service, National War Memorial, Wellington.

15:30 Their Excellencies host a the Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps 100th commemoration reception.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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