HMNZS Te Kaha will be joining the SeePort Festival at Captain Cook Wharf, Auckland from Saturday 27 to Sunday 28 January, and will be open to the public from 10am to 3pm both days.
What to bring:
+ For safety, please wear closed-toe footwear when embarking on the ship.
+ Please also bring drinking water as the ship will only be able to supply emergency water.
+ Sunscreen - there is little shade on-board.
Please note there are ladders and steep stairs on-board ship.
HMNZS ENDEAVOUR - Decommissioning
The Royal New Zealand Navy’s 30 year old tanker support ship, HMNZS Endeavour is about to retire.
At 10am on Friday 15 December at Devonport Naval Base, HMNZS Endeavour will be formally decommissioned. Her flag will be lowered for the last time and her crew will leave the ship during a formal decommissioning ceremony.
During the ceremony and final farewell, the Chief of Navy Rear Admiral John Martin will read the Decommissioning Order and present the Commissioning Pennant to the Commanding Officer of Endeavour, Commander Martin Doolan.