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Speeches

New Zealand Education Connection

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Tue 6 Aug 2013
Speech to the New Zealand Education Connection reception, Ha Noi, Viet Nam

State Banquet

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Mon 5 Aug 2013
Speech to a State Banquet at the Presidential Palace, Ha Noi, Viet Nam

Icon Awards

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Fri 2 Aug 2013
Speech to the Icon Awards ceremony, Government House Wellington

Freyberg Lecture

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Thu 1 Aug 2013
Speech to the fourth biennial Freyberg Lecture, Wellington College

Duke of Edinburgh’s Hillary Award 50th anniversary dinner

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Sat 27 Jul 2013
Speech to the Duke of Edinburgh’s Hillary Award 50th anniversary dinner, Government House Wellington

Bowls New Zealand centenary reception

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Mon 22 Jul 2013
Speech to a Bowls New Zealand centenary reception, Government House Wellington

2013 Youth Parliament

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Tue 16 Jul 2013
Speech to open the 2013 Youth Parliament, Legislative Council Chamber, Parliament Buildings, Wellington

SODA Reception

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Thu 11 Jul 2013
Speech to a SODA Inc Reception celebrating women entrepreneurs, Hamilton

Child Cancer Foundation Charity Dinner

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Wed 10 Jul 2013
Speech to a Child Cancer Foundation Charity Dinner, Hamilton

Business and Professional Women’s Club (Huntly and Districts)

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Tue 9 Jul 2013
Speech to the Business and Professional Women’s Club (Huntly and Districts) 40th anniversary dinner, Huntly

Whitiora School learning centres

Speech
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Tue 9 Jul 2013
Speech to open the Whitiora School Totara and Kowhai Learning Centre, Hamilton

Sir Peter Blake Leadership awards

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Fri 5 Jul 2013
Speech to the Sir Peter Blake Leadership awards 2013, Auckland Town Hall

Join the Fight against IBD exhibition

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Tue 2 Jul 2013
Speech at the opening of the Join the Fight against IBD exhibition, Parliament Buildings, Wellington

Bougainville Library Trust reception and auction

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Mon 1 Jul 2013
Speech to the Bougainville Library Trust reception and auction, National Library, Wellington

Royal Humane Society of New Zealand

Speech
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Mon 1 Jul 2013
Speech to a Royal Humane Society of New Zealand awards ceremony, Government House Wellington

Te Ohu Rata o Aotearoa Hui and Conference

Speech
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Sat 29 Jun 2013
Speech to the Te Ohu Rata o Aotearoa conference dinner, Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington

State Dinner

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Tue 25 Jun 2013
Speech to a State Dinner for the President of Timor-Leste, Government House Wellington

60th Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth Park

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Mon 24 Jun 2013
Speech to mark Arbor Day and the 60th Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth Park, Paekakariki

Patronages reception

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Thu 20 Jun 2013
Speech to a patronages reception to mark National Volunteer Week, Government House Wellington

Halberg Disability Sport Foundation

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Wed 19 Jun 2013
Speech to a breakfast to mark the 50th anniversary of the Halberg Disability Sport Foundation, Rydges Hotel, Wellington

Young Community Leaders awards ceremony

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Tue 18 Jun 2013
Speech to the Wellington Community Trust young community leaders awards ceremony, Government House Wellington

Rongotai College gymnasium

Speech
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Tue 18 Jun 2013
Speech to open the Rongotai College gymnasium, Wellington

2013 Financial Literacy Summit

Speech
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Fri 14 Jun 2013
Speech to open the 2013 Financial Literacy Summit, Auckland

Home and Family Counselling

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Thu 13 Jun 2013
Speech to a reception to mark Home and Family Counselling's 120th anniversary, Government House Auckland

Birkdale Intermediate arts centre

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Thu 13 Jun 2013
Speech to open the Birkdale Intermediate arts centre, Auckland

Manatunga exhibition opening

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Wed 12 Jun 2013
Speech to open the Manatunga exhibition, Whare Wananga, Auckland Central Library

Afghan interpreters reception

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Wed 12 Jun 2013
Speech to an afternoon tea for the Afghan interpreters and their families, Government House Auckland

Stroke Foundation Volunteer reception

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Tue 11 Jun 2013
Speech to a Stroke Foundation (Northern) volunteer afternoon tea, Government House Auckland

Matariki 2013 celebration reception

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Mon 10 Jun 2013
Speech to a reception to mark Matariki 2013, Government House Wellington

Matariki citizenship ceremony

Speech
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Mon 10 Jun 2013
Speech to a citizenship ceremony, Government House Wellington

Forum on Māori youth suicide

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Thu 30 May 2013
Speech to a community forum on suicide prevention, Government House Wellington

NZSL in Action Awards

Speech
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Sat 18 May 2013
Speech to the New Zealand Sign Language in Action Awards, Intercontinental Hotel, Wellington

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