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Governor-General returns to Government House

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Tue 15 Feb 2011
Date of reopening ceremony announced

Waitangi Day message

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Wed 2 Feb 2011
The Governor-General's Waitangi Day message

Waitangi Day 2011

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Tue 1 Feb 2011
Governor-General's 2011 Waitangi  Day itinerary released

Writ for Botany by-election signed

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Tue 1 Feb 2011
Governor-General issues writ for election to fill parliamentary vacancy

Change of Command ceremony

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Thu 20 Jan 2011
Governor-General hosts ceremony at Government House Auckland

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Conference

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Wed 22 Dec 2010
Governor-General to address Diaspora conference

Governor-General to visit Canterbury

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Wed 15 Dec 2010
The Governor-General, Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand, and Lady Susan Satyanand, will tomorrow (16 December) return to Canterbury to offer continued support and encouragement to those affected by the 4 September earthquake.

Bravery recognised

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Sun 5 Dec 2010
The bravery of a man, who saved a woman from drowning in treacherous conditions, is to be recognised by Governor-General, Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand, at a ceremony in Invercargill tomorrow.

Credentials

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Fri 3 Dec 2010
Foreign Envoys present their credentials

Governor-General to visit sub-Antarctic islands

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Fri 3 Dec 2010
Governor-General to visit Campbell and Auckland Islands

Governor-General recognises New Zealand’s emerging leaders

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Thu 2 Dec 2010
Acclaimed fashion designer Karen Walker, TradeMe founder Sam Morgan, and Corporal Willie Apiata, the first recipient of the Victoria Cross for New Zealand, are among guests attending a dinner at Government House in Auckland tomorrow night to celebrate New Zealand’s emerging leaders.

Bravery recognised

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Thu 25 Nov 2010
Governor-General presents Royal Humane Society of NZ medal

Pike River Mine tragedy

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Wed 24 Nov 2010
Message from The Governor-General, Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand.

Credentials

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Thu 28 Oct 2010
Foreign envoys present their credentials

Television New Zealand

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Thu 14 Oct 2010
Statement regarding TVNZ

Governor-General to attend Commonwealth Games and visit Brunei

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Thu 30 Sep 2010
The Governor-General is to attend the Commonwealth Games and make a State Visit to Brunei Darussalam

Credentials

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Thu 30 Sep 2010
Envoys from the Netherlands, China and Indonesia to present credentials

Government House Centenary

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Wed 29 Sep 2010
Plaque to be unveiled to mark the centenary of Government House Wellington

Investiture Ceremony for Dame Temuranga (June) Batley-Jackson

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Fri 17 Sep 2010
The Governor-General, Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand, will confer the honour of a Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit on Dame Temuranga Batley-Jackson for services to Māori at a special investiture ceremony at Nga Whare Waatea Marae in Mangere, tomorrow morning (18 September).

Governor-General to visit Canterbury

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Sun 12 Sep 2010
The Governor-General, Sir Anand Satyanand and Lady Susan Satyanand will visit Canterbury tomorrow (Monday 13 September) to support and encourage those affected by the earthquake.

Investitures in Wellington

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Mon 6 Sep 2010
Governor-General to host five ceremonies at Premier House this week

Canterbury Earthquake and Fox Glacier Plane Crash

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Sat 4 Sep 2010
Statement from the Governor-General regarding 4 September events

Investitures in Christchurch

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Mon 30 Aug 2010
Governor-General recognises the achievements of 29 South Islanders

Governors-General back Constellation Cup

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Sat 28 Aug 2010
New Trans-Tasman netball cup launched

Investitures at Government House Auckland

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Wed 25 Aug 2010
The Mad Butcher, Sir Peter Leitch, poet Sam Hunt, fashion designer Kevin Berkahn, and artist Craig Primrose are among more than 70 people whose diverse achievements will be celebrated at investiture ceremonies at Government House Auckland this week.

Governor-General visits Christchurch

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Wed 18 Aug 2010
Book launch, exhibition opening and law lecture feature.

Credentials Ceremony: 5 August 2010

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Wed 4 Aug 2010
Envoys from Switzerland, Zimbabwe and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to present credentials to the Governor-General

Death of Lieutenant Tim O’Donnell

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Wed 4 Aug 2010
Message from The Governor-General, Rt Hon Sir Anand Satyanand.

A time to celebrate new beginnings – Governor-General

News and updates
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Tue 22 Jun 2010
With the start of the Māori New Year, Governor-General, Hon Sir Anand Satyanand, has issued a Matariki message for all New Zealanders.

Bravery Recognised at Royal Humane Society Award Ceremony in Taupo

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Fri 28 May 2010
A courageous man, who put his own life at risk to save others, is to be recognised by Governor-General, Hon Sir Anand Satyanand, at a ceremony in Taupo today.

Governor-General to visit Singapore and Timor-Leste

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Thu 13 May 2010
State Visit to Singapore and Timor-Leste announced

Governor-General visits Nelson-Tasman

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Mon 10 May 2010
The Governor-General, Sir Anand Satyanand and Lady Susan Satyanand will arrive in Nelson on Tuesday 11 May, where they will commence a four-day regional visit. This is the Governor-General’s most extensive visit to the Nelson-Tasman area.

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