Sir Edmund Hillary and son Peter outside the Hillary home

The house that Ed built

FreeSouth Auckland

Saturday 6 October, 10am-2pm


Hillary House Leadership Centre

2 Franklyne Rd, Ōtara

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Event details

Peter and Sarah Hillary informally share memories of growing up in their home, now Hillary House Leadership Centre.

The house was opened two years ago at Sir Edmund Hillary Collegiate, Ōtara, following re-siting from Remuera. Memorabilia and documents about Sir Edmund Hillary's life can be seen, along with visual presentation of the house removal.

Association with Sir Edmund Hillary Collegiate commenced when Sir Ed lent his name to the school in 1983. The Collegiate is a campus of secondary, intermediate, primary and early childhood education.

This event enables the public to reflect on Sir Ed's legacy, while meeting Sarah and Peter Hillary in the former family home; Sarah from 10am-12 noon and Peter from 12-2pm.

Brought to you by Hillary House Leadership Centre Trust

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