NZCFS 60th ANNIVERSARY NATIONAL CONFERENCE May 2012

 

NZCFS 60th ANNIVERSARY NATIONAL CONFERENCE & ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

making "Inside Red China"

18-20 May 2012

School of Engineering, Theatre 439

University of Auckland

“By honouring our past, we find our future”

Auckland Branch president George Andrews says they are “pulling out all the stops” for the 60th commemorative conference.  George and renowned set designer John Parker are combining their skills to prepare a spectacular reminder of what a magnificent story NZCFS has.

The conference opening on Friday evening includes a screening of the classic

Mao Zedong in Maori feather cloak

Mao Zedong wears the feather cloak presented by King Koroki in 1957

1957 documentary “Inside Red China”, by director Rudall Hayward, in which Ramai Hayward gifts a cloak from King Koroki to Mao Zedong.

On Saturday, film footage, photographs and participants from Auckland and China will take us through this story.  Sharing the celebration as keynote speakers will be VIPS from China and New Zealand, celebrating our past, and looking to the future.

 

 

 

PROGRAMME

Please see the full brochure for the up to date programme.

 

 

 

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Download a copy of the Conference Brochure or download an updated registration form for printing