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Auckland Branch AGM held 29th March 2022 12 April 2022

Auckland Branch AGM held 29th March 2022

On Tuesday 29th March 2022, a small group of Auckland members met at Mojo's for the branch AGM.

What was it like for those on the ships if a bit of wind blows away the commemorative board? 22 August 2019

What was it like for those on the ships if a bit of wind blows away the commemorative board?

The commemorative board to the ships Duchess of Argyle and Jane Gifford 1842 arrivals has been blown away in a storm that hit Auckland on 11th August 2019.

NZ Founders 80th AGM was held in Auckland on 15th June 2019 21 June 2019

NZ Founders 80th AGM was held in Auckland on 15th June 2019

The 80th Annual General Meeting of the NZ Founders Society was held in Auckland on Saturday 15th June 2019.

Auckland Branch prepares to host NZ Founders 80th AGM in June 2019 25 February 2019

Auckland Branch prepares to host NZ Founders 80th AGM in June 2019

Auckland Branch members gathered for the February meeting with Paddy Bayley (National president) and Carolyn Adams (National Secretary) in attendance.
Auckland unveiling of commemorative board 5 April 2018

Auckland unveiling of commemorative board

Auckland Branch had the fulfilment of a two year dream occur on the 27thJanuary with the unveiling of a commemorative board on Queen’s Wharf, Auckland, to mark the 175thanniversary of the first organised arrival of settlers aboard the vessels “Jane Gifford” and “Duchess of Argyle”, to Auckland, on 9thOctober 1842. 
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