New Zealand High Commission Ottawa, Canada

12-11-13

The New Zealand Youth Choir are to perform in Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.  Details about these performances can be found on:

http://www.choirsnz.co.nz/usa-canada-2013

06-11-13

History was made on Sunday 3 November, when the Māori All Blacks bested the Canadian national rugby team in the highest attended rugby match in North American history. A sell out crowd of 22,556 rugby fans piled into BMO Stadium in downtown Toronto to watch the match. The crowd was treated to wonderful renditions of both national anthems, performed by Ataahua Papa and Scott Newland, followed by a haka performed by the Māori team.

14-08-13

Simon Tucker, New Zealand High Commissioner in Ottawa is now on Twitter @NZinOttawa  His tweets relate to activities and events that the High Commission is invoved in, as well as other areas of interest with a New Zealand/Canada bilateral connection.  We would strongly encourage new followers.

02-08-13

The New Zealand Consulate General in Vancouver is moving office premises from 888 Dunsmuir Street to 1050 West Pender Street the week of August 5th.

New Zealand Trade & Enterprise which is co-located with the Consulate will relocate to the new office at the same time.

We will be open for business in our new premises from 9:30am on Monday August 12th.

New Zealand Consulate services will be limited on 8-9 August to enable the relocation to take place.

27-05-13

New Zealanders travelling to the Caribbean are advised to take note of the Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook, in effect from June-November 2013. For more information, see the website of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

24-04-13

Each year, the Australian and New Zealand High Commissions in Ottawa join to host a commemorative Anzac Day service.

03-04-13

The Honourable Tim Groser, Minister of Trade, and High Commissioner-designate of New Zealand to Jamaica, Mr. Simon Tucker, met with Senator, the Honourable Arnold J. Nicholson, Jamaican Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, in Kingston, Jamaica on March 28. Minister Groser was in Jamaica to discuss his candidature for Director General of the World Trade Organisation.

21-03-13

Please find a link to the announcement by Minister McCully of the appointment of Simon Tucker as New Zealand High Commissioner to Canada.

http://www.beehive.govt.nz/release/mccully-appoints-high-commissioner-canada

 

13-03-13

New Zealand Minister Jo Goodhew, whose portfolios include, Minister of Women's Affairs, Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector, Minister for Senior Citizens and  Associate Minister of Health visited Toronto on the 8-9th March.

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