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Hastings welcomes 30 new citizens

Date: August 13, 2014

Hastings welcomes 30 new citizens

Hastings will welcome 30 new New Zealanders at a citizenship ceremony to be held Wednesday 13 August 2014, from 6 pm in the Hastings District Council Chambers.

The candidates’ nationalities are as follows:

South African 2

British 4

Samoan 13

Fijian 3

Indian 5

Malaysian 1

Australian 1

Egyptian 1

A Kaumatua will welcome those present on behalf of tangata whenua.

Hastings District Council Councillors will present each candidate with a kowhai tree to symbolise “putting down roots”.


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