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Governor-General’s Waitangi Day Address

Sunday, 6 February 2022, 3:20 pm | Governor General

Ko te amorangi ki mua Ko te hāpai ō ki muri Ko te atua tōku piringa, Ka puta, ka ora Ki te whei-āo, Ki te ao marama: Pai Marire!   It is my great pleasure and privilege to speak on this, my first Waitangi Day as Governor-General.   ... More >>

Governor-General's Statement On The Death Of Sir Toke Talagi

Wednesday, 15 July 2020, 5:26 pm | Governor General

Governor-General’s condolences following the death of Sir Toke Talagi, former Premier of Niue The Governor-General of the Realm of New Zealand, Dame Patsy Reddy, has extended her condolences following the death of Niue’s former premier, Sir ... More >>

Governor-General’s Address For Anzac Day

Saturday, 25 April 2020, 11:10 am | Governor General

E hoki ana aku mahara ki ō tātou tāngata, rātou i tū ki te pae o te riri kia ora ai te pae o te maungarongo. E whitu tekau mā rima tau te kaumatua o tēnei rau aroha. Kei wareware i a tātou. Tēnā tātou. 100 years ago, as New Zealanders observed ... More >>

Video message from the Governors-General

Saturday, 25 April 2020, 10:42 am | Governor General

In an historic first, a joint video message has been recorded by the Governor-General, The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy and the Governor-General of Australia, General The Hon David Hurley to mark Anzac Day. More >>

Death of Professor Piri Sciascia, Government House Kaumatua

Saturday, 18 January 2020, 3:39 pm | Governor General

The Governor-General, HE Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne were deeply distressed to receive the news that Government House’s Kaumatua, Professor Piri Sciascia died this morning. More >>

Governor-General's speech at National Service

Thursday, 25 April 2019, 11:23 am | Governor General

I acknowledge The Honourable Grant Robertson, Minister of Finance, and Rino Tirikatene, MP, representing the Government More >>

Message from The Queen to the Governor-General

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 12:51 pm | Governor General

I have been deeply saddened by the appalling events in Christchurch today. Prince Philip and I send our condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost their lives. More >>

A message from The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 12:07 pm | Governor General

Our hearts go out to the families and friends of the people who lost their lives in the devastating attack in Christchurch. More >>

Message from HRH The Prince of Wales to the Governor-General

Saturday, 16 March 2019, 12:04 pm | Governor General

Both my wife and I were utterly horrified to hear of the most barbaric attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, which resulted in the cruel and tragic loss of so many people’s lives. It is beyond all belief that so many should have been killed and ... More >>

Message from the Governor-General - Christchurch

Friday, 15 March 2019, 5:35 pm | Governor General

Today’s tragic events in Christchurch have shocked all New Zealanders. Our hearts go out to the people of Christchurch, especially the people directly affected by this afternoon’s terrible violence. Our thoughts are with them, their families ... More >>

Governor-General's Waitangi Day Speech

Wednesday, 6 February 2019, 4:57 pm | Governor General

Today, wherever New Zealanders may be, here or overseas, they will be taking time out to be with friends, whanau, and fellow citizens. More >>

Governor-General’s New Year Message

Thursday, 3 January 2019, 10:59 am | Governor General

Kia ora koutou. Nga mihi o te tau hou. New Year greetings to you all. In 2018, we honoured some great New Zealanders. We marked anniversaries of events that impacted on our country and the wider world. More >>

Speech: Governor-General - Armistice Day

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 11:35 am | Governor General

Her Excellency The Rt Hon Dame Patsy Reddy Governor-General of New Zealand Armistice Day National Ceremony Pukeahu National War Memorial Park Sunday 11 November 2018 More >>

Royal Humane Society of NZ Silver Medal Citations

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 2:47 pm | Governor General

Citations – Strictly embargoed until 2.45pm, 5 June To receive the Royal Humane Society of New Zealand Silver Medal ZANE PAKI On Friday 22nd May 2015, Mandeep Singh entered the AWI International Education Group building in Queen Street, armed with ... More >>

Queen's Birthday Honours List

Monday, 4 June 2018, 10:14 am | Governor General

The New Zealand Order of Merit The Queen has been pleased, on the occasion of the celebration of Her Majesty’s Birthday, to make the following appointments to The New Zealand Order of Merit: DNZM To be Dames Companion of the said Order: Ms Catherine ... More >>

Governor-General’s speech: National Service at Chunuk Bair

Wednesday, 25 April 2018, 9:20 pm | Governor General

Kei aku Mana Nui Kei aku Mana Roa Tēnā koutou katoa Tēnei hoki te mihi o Aotearoa. Ki te Mana o Tākei Ki te Mana o te whenua nei o Karipori Mihi mai, karanga mai. More >>

Governor-General’s speech for the Dawn Service at Anzac Cove

Wednesday, 25 April 2018, 3:02 pm | Governor General


Administrator's speech for the Anzac Day National Service

Wednesday, 25 April 2018, 1:10 pm | Governor General

The Honourable Justice Sir William Young Anzac Day 2018, 11am service Pukeahu National War Memorial Park More >>

Dame Patsy Reddy's Waitangi Day 'Bledisloe Address'

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 9:32 am | Governor General

Kei aku manuhiri o te rā, tena koutou. Tēnā tatau i te Rā o Waitangi. Tēnā tatau i te Tiriti o Waitangi me tona kawenata. Nau mai, haere mai ki tēnei whare kawana o Tamaki Makarau. More >>

Governor-General: Speech from the Throne - Nov 8

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 2:24 pm | Governor General

E nga mema honore o te whare nei, te whare paremata o Aotearoa, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, kā nui te mihi ki a koutou. More >>





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