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Waitangi Day 2018 celebrations, Canberra and Queanbeyan, Australia

To celebrate Waitangi Day the New Zealand High Commission hosted an event in Canberra/Queanbeyan, featuring the ACT Maori Performance Inc kapa haka group on Saturday 3 February 2018. The official date for Waitangi Day is Tuesday 6 February 2018. Along with good kiwi-style cooking (including hangi packs and afghan biscuits), there was beautiful singing and performances … Continue reading Waitangi Day 2018 celebrations, Canberra and Queanbeyan, Australia

Great light show happening in the nation’s capital tonight

On my way home tonight I saw a couple of little rays of lightning flash behind Parliament House in Canberra. So, I rushed home, grabbed my camera and tripod and set off to Parliament House. When I got there, the sky was getting darker, but there were no flashes of lightning to be seen. I … Continue reading Great light show happening in the nation’s capital tonight