Monthly Archive: November 2011

Address to Graduation Dinner – NZ Maritime School 2

Address to Graduation Dinner – NZ Maritime School

As the famous poet and essayist of the 18th century Dr Johnson once wrote: ‘Every man thinks meanly of himself for not having been a soldier, or for not having been at sea.”

Remembrance Day speech at St Mathews in the City 1

Remembrance Day speech at St Mathews in the City

Last Friday we commemorated the 93rd anniversary of the Armistice between the combatant powers which ended the Great War of 1914 -1918. The Armistice brought an end to the fighting – though the consequences of...

Opening NZ Bus’ brand new Onehunga depot – Saturday 29th October – (speech notes) 0

Opening NZ Bus’ brand new Onehunga depot – Saturday 29th October – (speech notes)

It’s an honour and a pleasure to be here this morning at the opening of NZ Bus’ new Onehunga depot. To NZ Bus CEO Zane Fulljames, Central Business Unit manager Jon Calder, General Manager...