New Zealand Embassy Berlin, Germany


Foreign Minister Murray McCully today welcomed a visit to New Zealand by Lithuanian Foreign Minister, Linas Linkevičius. 


Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully has announced an additional $1.5 million in Cyclone Pam relief, on top of the $1 million already contributed. 


Tropical Cyclone Pam has caused significant damage in the Pacific. New Zealand is supporting the emergency response in affected countries.


To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the landing of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) on the Gallipoli Peninsula the Embassies of Australia and New Zealand will be holding a Service of Remembrance at 09:00 hours on Saturday 25 April 2015 at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) World War One Cemetery on the grounds of the Südwestkirchhof (South Western Cemetery), Bahnhofstrasse 2, 14532 Stahnsdorf. 


Two rare white kiwi have hatched from the same clutch for the first time at Pukaha Mt Bruce National Wildlife Centre.


Hundreds gathered in Christchurch's Botanic Gardens on 22 February for a public memorial service to mark the fourth anniversary of the Canterbury earthquakes, which claimed 185 lives.


On Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st February, a series of lectures and discussions will elaborate on Gottfried Lindauer’s Māori portraits. 


To commemorate the centenary, on 25 April 1915, of the Anzac landings on the Gallipoli Peninsula, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand and NZ Post have teamed up to mint a commemorative 50 cent coin. 


A Parliamentary by-election to elect a Member of Parliament for the general electorate of Northland is being held on Saturday 28 March 2015.


Three-month-old cheetah cubs Matata, Kanzi, Gorse and Nia last week ventured into the wild at Orana Park in outer Christchurch.

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