Vodafone Silver Ferns Welcome Home’ reception
Moving Auckland Forward
Hon John Banks QSO
Mayor of Auckland City
23 July 2003
‘Vodafone Silver Ferns Welcome Home’ reception: tomorrow’s details
12.00 noon: Vodafone Silver Ferns team, coach and management (squad) enter Aotea Square from Queen Street. They walk across the Square on red carpet.
12.05: MC Stacey Daniels welcomes the squad onto the stage and introduces them.
12.07: National Anthem performed by Lapi Mariner.
12.11: MC introduces speakers.
12.13: Mayor Hon John Banks welcomes and congratulates players on behalf of Auckland City.
12.16: Kereyn Smith – Netball New Zealand Chair to speak.
12.19: Tim Miles - Vodafone New Zealand Managing Director to speak.
12.22: MC interviews coach Ruth Aitken and some players.
12.28: MC concludes with a rousing send off for the squad.
12.30: Confetti cannons are fired over the stage area.
12.32: Vodafone Silver Ferns squad exit on red carpet across Aotea Square and through the crowd to their awaiting bus on Queen Street.
12.40 - 1.00: Unity Pacific Reggae Band perform.