NEWSHUB TV3: Celebrating World Maritime Day. Mercy Ships has been quietly changing the world for 40 years, and NewsHub’s Duncan Garner finds out how we do it
QUIZ NIGHT: 27th Sept. Are you a general knowledge nut? Do you love a bit of New Zealand history? Are you ready to gather your crew together? Come ‘aboard’ and test your trivia against your friends in a hump-day quiz night to celebrate World Maritime Day, on the 27th September. With gourmet platters, drinks, prizes, an auction and a special performance by New Zealand’s own singer/songwriter Peter Woolston, this is not a night to be missed!
Kiwis do astounding work aboard ships all around the world, including for charities such as Mercy Ships New Zealand.
In addition to the quiz, come and explore the World War One hospital vessel, the Nautilus. The Nautilus was carried by the hospital ship Marama which transported wounded New Zealand soldiers home during World War One.
With gourmet platters, drinks, prizes, an auction and a special performance by New Zealand’s own Peter Woolston, this is not a night to be missed!
Tickets: are $25 per person. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or text to 02102984719 to book your tickets by Sunday 24 for you and your mates.
Where: The Dinghy Locker, The Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron. 181 Westhaven Drive, Westhaven Marina, Auckland, 1011.
When: 7pm to 9pm, Wednesday 27th September