Each quarter Kia Ora Vancouver will be featuring Kiwis who have made Vancouver their new home. For our inaugural profile, we feature Bruce Wells.
Twas the weekend before December, when all through Big RockAll the kiwis were stirring, and came as a flockThe place was stocked full of kiwi treats and beerEveryone was dressed to show their holiday cheer
Our friends at Air New Zealand are looking for volunteers to join them walking in the Vancouver Pride Parade on Sunday 4th August 2019. If you interested in participating, please fill in the form below
Thursday, March 21st | Downtown Vancouver – Location TBC | 6.15 – 7.30 pm | As we all grapple with our emotions and shock, and in the realisation of what recently happened, we are organising a gathering where we can share, console, talk, hug and feel supported and be with our fellow New Zealanders and friends. This assembly is for those who want to join us in Kiwi songs and light candles in memory of the victims, their families and all the New Zealanders involved; this will be Kia Ora Vancouver’s way of remembering.
The New Zealand High Commission in partnership with New Zealand Winegrowers Canada present New Zealand Pure Discovery the wine tasting event of 2019.
Check out some of the photos from our Waitangi Day event on Saturday 9th February 2019 taken by the amazing Angela McConnell. A huge thanks to our sponsors whose generous donations made this event possible,
Nau mai, Haere mai to all the Canadian Kiwis and friends! Waitangi Day is just around the corner and Kia Ora Vancouver is putting on an event to remember – epic prizes, kiwi kai/beer/tunes and a kapa haka performance.
The best $12 you will ever spend to hang out with a bunch of tu meke New Zealanders living in Vancouver. This year will include our inaugural silent auction with proceeds going to charity and back into the Kia Ora community.
We have a fantastic prize up for bidding in our silent auction at Waitangi Day 2019 which will enable one lucky Rugby player an rare opportunity to attend the renowned Auckland Rugby International Academy in New Zealand.
Manaakitanga If you've ever been to this beautiful island nation, you may have experienced the warm welcome that locals call 'Manaakitanga.' Do you have a story about people who made your trip to New Zealand