News from Government House
The Governor-General, Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, will invest Sir Paul Scott Holmes as a Knight Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit on Wednesday at 2pm.
The investiture will occur at Sir Paul and Lady Deborah Holmes’ home at Poukawa in Hawke’s Bay.
Sir Paul may give a brief interview to media after the investiture.
Accreditation: Media that are not registered for the event will not be admitted to the property. Accredited media will need to be on site by 1.30pm at the latest. As this is an investiture, a reasonable standard of dress is expected.