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Transcript 7372


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Hawke, Robert

Period of Service: 11/03/1983 to 20/12/1991

More information about Hawke, Robert on The National Archive website.

Release Date: 11/08/1988

Release Type: Media Release

Transcript ID: 7372

The Right Honourable David Lange MP, Prime Minister of New
Zealand, will make an official visit to Australia with Mrs
Lange from Monday 15 to Sunday 21 August. The visit is in
response to my invitation to him to come to Australia during
the Bicentenary and reciprocates my own visit to New Zealand
last November.
Mr and Mrs Lange will spend tine in Brisbane, Canberra and
Sydney. The New Zealand Prime Minister will attend World
Expo 88 in Brisbane as his country's National Day guest and
have discuss-ions in Canberra with me and senior ministers
focusing on a range of bilateral-. and regional issues. In
Sydney he will formally hand over the vessel Akarana, New
Zealand's bicentennial gift to Australia. 1091 03

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