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NZCity
Navy ships to make grand entranceThe Royal New Zealand Navy is starting a year of celebrations of its 75th anniv
Navy ships to make grand entrance
NZCity / Posted 8 hours ago
The Royal New Zealand Navy is starting a year of celebrations of its 75th anniversary with a grand harbour entrance. The ceremonial formation entry to Auckland Harbour gets under way at 11am on Monday. "Our ships Canterbury, Wellington and Hawea... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A brief history of Waitangi DayMaori warriors paddling the 117 foot waka, Nga Toki Matawhaorua in 1974. The T
A brief history of Waitangi Day
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Maori warriors paddling the 117 foot waka, Nga Toki Matawhaorua in 1974. The Treaty of Waitangi is considered New Zealand's founding document, an agreement between the Crown and Maori, the country's indigenous people. It was signed on February 6,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Over 60,000 visit Ports of Auckland open daysMedia ReleaseMore than 60,000 people visited Ports of Auckland’s annual open we
Over 60,000 visit Ports of Auckland open days
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Media ReleaseMore than 60,000 people visited Ports of Auckland’s annual open weekend, SeePort, held at Captain Cook wharf over Auckland Anniversary weekend, 30 January to 1 February 2016.Ports of Auckland... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Waitangi And Wellington Gun SalutesThe Royal New Zealand Navy and the New Zealand Army will each fire a 21-gun sal
Waitangi And Wellington Gun Salutes
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
The Royal New Zealand Navy and the New Zealand Army will each fire a 21-gun salute tomorrow at midday.HMNZS CANTERBURY will fire a gun salute observing the 176th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi in Waitangi. The New Zealand Army’s... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
General Sir Peter WhiteleyHe was frequently required to deal with the ambassadors of Nato countries and w
General Sir Peter Whiteley
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
He was frequently required to deal with the ambassadors of Nato countries and was politically sure-footed at handling government ministers of all ranks, who instinctively trusted him for his obvious sincerity. Whiteley imbued a sense of confidence... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Navy formation entry into harbour part of celebrationsThursday, 4 February 2016, 11:00 amPress Release: Royal New Zealand NavyNavy fo
Navy formation entry into harbour part of celebrations
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Thursday, 4 February 2016, 11:00 amPress Release: Royal New Zealand NavyNavy formation entry into harbour part of 75th Anniversary celebrationsAs part of the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) 75th... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ngāi Tahu Treaty Festival at Ōnuku MaraeTuesday, 2 February 2016, 10:17 amPress Release: Ngai Tahu Waitangi Day, Februa
Ngāi Tahu Treaty Festival at Ōnuku Marae
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 10:17 amPress Release: Ngai Tahu Waitangi Day, February 6, 2016.Ōnuku Rūnanga is hosting the 2016 ,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Royal NZ Navy Announces 75th Anniversary Programme Friday, 22 January 2016, 11:02 amPress Release: Royal New Zealand Navy Navy ev
Royal NZ Navy Announces 75th Anniversary Programme
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Friday, 22 January 2016, 11:02 amPress Release: Royal New Zealand Navy Navy events to connect with New Zealanders around the country The Royal New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Royal New Zealand Navy celebrates 75 yearsPrincesses, partnerships and pride stand out for Peter Hindle when he looks bac
Royal New Zealand Navy celebrates 75 years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Princesses, partnerships and pride stand out for Peter Hindle when he looks back on his naval experiences. The Royal New Zealand Navy is marking 75 years since its formation, and the 94-year-old will be attending a special Veterans' Day at Devonport... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Royal Navy’s HMS Protector in ChristchurchWednesday, 20 January 2016, 10:18 amPress Release: British High Commission as p
The Royal Navy’s HMS Protector in Christchurch
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
Wednesday, 20 January 2016, 10:18 amPress Release: British High Commission as part of historic Southern Ocean patrolThe arrival of HMS Protector, a specialist... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Navy shipshape for Art Deco festivalHMNZS Hawera, one of two navy patrol vessels in port for the festival. Photo /
Navy shipshape for Art Deco festival
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
HMNZS Hawera, one of two navy patrol vessels in port for the festival. Photo / NZ Defence Force The Royal New Zealand Navy will again make its presence felt at the Tremains Art Deco Festival with two ships scheduled to make a seven-day visit. HMNZS... Read more

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