Back to top anchor

Blog post

Whanganui Visit - Day One

Dame Patsy and Sir David's first day in Whanganui began with a powhiri at Putiki marae which was followed by Dame Tariana Turia's investiture. The day finished with a visit to Glassworks and a chance to play with glassmaking techniques

Powhiri 

Dame Tariana Turia investiture

Glassworks

Image of Dame Patsy with Dame Tariana, who is Wearing a cloak and holding the sword of Te Keepa, a link to Queen Victoria

Image of dame Patsy and Philip Stokes inspecting the paperweight

 

Help us improve the Governor-General website

Your feedback is very important in helping us improve the Governor-General website.

2 + 0 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.