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Royal Visit Information

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be visiting New Zealand from Sunday 28 October to Wednesday 31 October. Their four day tour will include time in Wellington, Auckland, Rotorua and the Abel Tasman National Park. You can follow the couple's activities on the Governor-General's Facebook, Instagram and twitter feeds (links in the sidebar!)

Official media release

Here are the details of the Duke and Duchess's public appearances in New Zealand:


Wellington offers the first opportunity to catch a glimpse of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Their Royal Highnesses will be undertaking a public walkabout at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington on Sunday October 28th between 4.45pm - 5.30pm

Their Royal Highnesses will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior and visit the newly unveiled UK War Memorial before meeting members of the public.

For all updates on parking and road closures follow Wellington City Council's Facebook page.


Aucklanders can see the Duke and Duchess atViaduct Harbour between 3.55pm-4.20pm on Tuesday, 30th October. The Royal couple will be on walkabout on the wharf from Brigham St to Karanga Plaza.


The Duke and Duchess will undertake a public walkabout in the Government Gardens in Rotorua on Wednesday October 31st between 3.30pm and 4.00pm.

The Duke and Duchess will walk along Queen's Drive.

This will be the couple’s sole walkabout outside Auckland and Wellington.

For all updates about parking and road closures keep an eye on the Rotorua Lakes Council Facebook page and website

Image of the Duke and Duchess

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