New Zealand Embassy Warsaw, Poland


Every year on 25 April the Embassies of New Zealand and Australia organise a ceremony at the Tomb of The Unknown Solider in memory of those who died or suffered from the efforts of war.


The Scientific Society of Foreign Affairs by the Jean Monnet European Integration Faculty at the Warsaw School of Economics visited the New Zealand Embassy on 18 April as part of this year's Diplomatic Action project.


Education New Zealand’s Europe Director, Guergana Guermanoff visited Poland on 27-28 March to assess the potential and needs of the Polish education market and interest in New Zealand education services.


The XVIII Fair of Tourism and Recreation – Lato 2013 took place in Warsaw on 19-21 April. National and international tourism companies took this opportunity to present their portfolios, including Tourist Agency Green Lite Travel.
Ms Wendy Hinton New Zealand Ambassador-Designate to Poland visited the Green Lite Travel stand on 19 April and was welcomed at the fair by President of MTtargi Poland Ms Urszula Potęga, along with people engaged in promoting New Zealand in Poland.


On third of May 2013, Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully met his counterpart from Poland, Foreign Minister Radosław Sikorski in Wellington.


The New Zealand and Australian Embassies will host an official wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Pl. Pilsudskiego in Warsaw on Thursday, 25th April to mark the 98th anniversary of Anzac Day.


On 10 February, the „Swit” Cultural House in Warsaw organised the promotion of a book titled Kapłańska Odyseja (“Chaplain’s Odyssey”) by dr Andrzej Chibowski.



This year the New Zealand Embassy in Warsaw gave honorary patronage to the the Act and Sing in Winter contest for Primary Schools in the Mazowieckie Region.


On 1 March, the date on which New Zealand and Poland formally agreed, 40 years ago, to exchange diplomatic representation, Chargé d’affaires Wendy Hinton hosted a celebratory function at the New Zealand Residence.


On his six-day visit to Poland, Mr. Finlayson visited Kraków where he met with the Mayor of the City, the provincial Governer of Małopolska district and the Board, as well as some members of ANZORA (the Australia, New Zealand and Oceania Research Association).

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