The Governor-General, the Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne will travel to the Gold Coast tomorrow as New Zealand’s official representatives at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
During their stay, they will attend the Games’ opening ceremony, officially open the ANZ NZ House for friends and family of athletes, visit the athletes’ village, and watch New Zealand athletes in action at a range of sporting events.
1600 The Governor-General speaks at the official New Zealand Team Function, QT Hotel
1700 Function with NZOC guests, QT Hotel
1815 Opening Ceremony, Carrara Stadium
0930 The Governor-General speaks at the official opening of ANZ New Zealand House and morning tea for friends and family, QT Hotel
Tbc Visit the Commonwealth Games Athletes’ Village
1900 British High Commission function, Commonwealth House
1700 The Governor-General speaks at a cocktail function for international Commonwealth Games Federation members, diplomatic representatives, Queensland Government Representatives and Commonwealth Games senior management at a Cocktail Function, QT Hotel