New Zealand High Commission Ottawa, Canada


Information about the University of Otago Canadian Alumni network is in the latest University of Otago Magazine.

Information about the University of Otago Canadian Alumni Network on their website.


Kiwi band Naked and Famous will be playing in Toronto this month.  For a preview of their music visit their website:

When: Tuesday, 9 Aug, 8.00pm onward
Where: Lee's Palace, 529 Bloor St. W. Toronto
Tickets: Book on Ticketmaster


New Zealand movie "An Angel at My Table" will be playing at TIFF Bell Lightbox Saturday July 30th. More information is available at the TIFF website.



TSN will air all 48 games Rugby World Cup  in Canada. Click here for more details.


Below is an article written by Second Secretary Koro Dickinson which appeared in Embassy Magazine on 20 July 2011.

New Zealand's farmers operate in a global business environment where peaks, troughs and price volatility are the norm. This volatility requires New Zealand farmers to remain competitive, business oriented and proactive in terms of securing market access around the world—all without the need for government protection, intervention or financial support.


New Zealand film "BOY" will be screening at the National Gallery of Canada Auditorium - 380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa on Thursday, July 14th at 6:00pm. Admission is free.  It is presented by Available Light Screening Collective in conjunction with the exhibition Don’t Stop Me Now.


The Black Sox' Chubb Tangaroa recieved an award of merit from organizers of the Legends of Fastball Classic in Kitchener. To read the article click here.


Moana & the Tribe, a Maori roots band from New Zealand will tour Canada for the first time in 2011. Their tour dates are listed below:

30 June 2011 - Banff Centre Banff, Alberta 
01 July 2011 - Banff Centre Banff, Alberta


New Zealand High Commissioner Andrew Needs has posted his latest blog entitled "More Aftershocks in Christchurch".



Listed below are games which New Zealand's national men's softball team, the Black Sox will be playing in Ontario, Canada.

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