Earthquake tours and film - free with admission
Wednesday 15 January 2014
Earthquake tours and
film - free with admission
Visitors can now get more
out of their next visit to MTG by joining a guided tour of
our new 1931 earthquake exhibition and watching
the film Survivor Stories by Gayleen Preston.
at 11am and 2pm and screenings run regularly throughout the
Both are free with admission.
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Gordon Campbell: On The Life And ACC Work Of Sir Owen Woodhouse
With the death of Sir Owen Woodhouse, the founding father of the Accident Compensation Scheme, New Zealand has lost one of the titans of its post-war social policy.
In its original incarnation in the early 1970s, ACC had been a globally innovative “no fault” scheme whereby accident victims surrendered their right to sue those responsible – on the understanding that they would receive compensation at a level that, as Woodhouse famously stated, would be sufficient to enable accident victims to fully participate in social life... More>>