Prince William to visit Australia and New Zealand - Thursday 17th to Monday 21st March 2011
Published 08 March 2011
Prince William is to pay a visit to New Zealand and to Australia on behalf of The Queen following the natural disasters in both countries. Prince William will visit following invitations extended by the Prime Minister of New Zealand and the Prime Minister of Australia. The Prince will meet those affected by the recent disasters as well as meeting members of the emergency and other support services. Prince William will first visit Christchurch from 17th-18th March, where he will attend a National Memorial Service on Friday 18th March, as well as undertake other engagements in the area. The Prince will also visit Greymouth, near the site of the recent disaster at the Pike River Mine. Prince William will arrive in Australia on Saturday 19th March, where he will, over two days, visit a number of areas and towns affected by the recent cyclone and flooding in Queensland. On 21st March, The Prince will visit north-west Victoria to view the area recently affected by flooding.
A speech by The Duke of Cambridge at Al Noor Mosque, Christchurch, New Zealand
The message from Christchurch and the message from Al Noor and Linwood mosques could not be more clear - the global ideology of hate will fail to divide us.
Message to the people of New Zealand from The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex
A speech by The Duke of Cambridge at Australia House
You have truly honoured the memory of Captain Flinders in London.
A speech by The Duke of Cambridge at Parliament House, Canberra
We go away with wonderful memories, and George goes away with his cuddly wombat, which he has taken to chewing so lovingly.
A speech by The Duke of Cambridge at the Sydney Opera House
I was well prepared: the affection that my grandmother The Queen has for this nation is infectious.
A speech by The Duke of Cambridge at Government House, Wellington, New Zealand
On this visit, I have no doubt that it will be Catherine and not just me who falls for New Zealand.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's tour of New Zealand and Australia
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit New Zealand and Australia
A speech by Prince William at the memorial service in Christchurch, New Zealand
My grandmother once said that grief is the price we pay for love.
A message from Prince William to The Prime Minister of New Zealand
Message from HRH Prince William of Wales to the Prime Minister of New Zealand
A speech by Prince William to the New Zealand Supreme Court
New Zealand’s values are ones that I greatly admire.