New Zealand Embassy Santiago, Chile


Friday, 17 August 2012, 1:22 pm
Press Release: New Zealand Government

Hon Chris Tremain
Associate Minister of Tourism
17 August 2012 Media Statement

Waka Tapu leaves on historic voyage
Associate Minister of Tourism Chris Tremain says the departure of Waka Tapu this morning from Waitemata Harbour to Rapanui (Easter Island) was an historic moment for New Zealand.


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New medical requirements and forms to apply from 30 July.


The fees that Immigration New Zealand charges for immigration services will change on 2 July 2012.



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