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High commission in Australia: hāngī, 1979 (2nd of 3)

High commission in Australia: hāngī, 1979

Tom Sydney (front left) and Brian Kingi uncover the hāngī (earth-oven meal) during an Air New Zealand promotion at the New Zealand High Commission in Canberra, Australia, in 1979. Entertaining and other promotional events are among the main activities of New Zealand's overseas diplomatic posts.

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ACT Heritage Library, Canberra Times Collection
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Photograph by Martin Jones

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Michael Green, 'Foreign policy and diplomatic representation - Impact of the Second World War', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 11 December 2019)

Story by Michael Green, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 17 May 2016