New Zealand Consulate-General Hong Kong


To celebrate the start of the once-every-four-year Rugby World Cup, the Te Aka Aorere Mini-Rugby Tournament was held at King’s Park Sports Ground last Saturday (10 September). The event was hosted by the New Zealand Consulate-General (NZCG), with the support of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) and the Hong Kong Mini Rugby Football Union (HKMRFU). 


We are pleased to inform you that Te Aka Aorere Mini-Rugby Tournament will be held at King's Park Sports Ground on Saturday 10 September 2011. This tournament is organised by the New Zealand Consulate-General with the support of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union and the Hong Kong Mini-Rugby Football Union.


For updates on New Zealand-Hong Kong bilateral affairs, please click here for the June 2011 issue of the Consulate-General's newsletter, Hong Kong Review.




Wellington’s Mayor, Ms Celia Wade-Brown, will visit Hong Kong with a delegation of Wellington-based business persons on 27 July.


New Zealand will be exhibiting at the Hong Kong Education Expo - part of The International Education Forum and Expo organised by the Hong Kong Education Bureau - from 15 to 16 July 2011. Please come and visit us at booth no D08 for information on New Zealand education.


In recent months, the Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection has reported a high number of cases of scarlet fever, particularly in children under 10 years of age. The Hong Kong Department of Health advises that scarlet fever presents as fever, sore throat and rash over the trunk and neck that spreads to the limbs. Scarlet fever is spread through contact with nose and throat discharges of infected people. Normal hygiene precautions should be taken, including careful and frequent hand washing. People who suspect they may have scarlet fever should consult a doctor.


The World Summit Awards honour excellence in multimedia and e-Content creation . Its International Jury met in Hong Kong in April and selected three projects from NZ for the World Summit Awards ( Celebration in Cairo, Egypt later in the year. The three winners are:


Please join the New Zealand Consulate - General, fellow New Zealanders and friends of New Zealand at a memorial service in Hong Kong to re member the victims of the 22 February earthquake and to offer hope for a stronger and brighter future for Christchurch and its people. Let us also reflect on the impact on Japan of its devastating earthquake and tsunami.


ANZAC Day is the most significant national day of commemoration for Australians and New Zealanders. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during World War I.

Time: 6:15am
Place: The Cenotaph, Chater Road, Central (opposite the Hong Kong Club).



The Prime Minister has launched the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal, a global fundraiser for the recovery effort. Donations can be made at Other appeals are listed on Please be careful of scams.

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