Sir Edmund Hillary in climbing gear.
Edmund Hillary

Sir Edmund Hillary: Hillary's Antarctica with Nigel Watson


FreeAccessibleEast Auckland
Date

Wednesday 7 October, 2pm-3:30pm

Venue

Edmund Hillary Retirement Village

221 Abbotts Way, Remuera

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Contact

Colin or Becky, 09 525 1109

Colin.Caldwell@edmundhillary.co.nz

Cost

Free

Bookings

Bookings are required.
Spaces are limited.

Website

rymanhealthcare.co.nz/villages/auckland/edmund-hillary/enquiries#namesake

Event details

Nigel Watson, chief executive of the Antarctic Heritage Trust and author of Hillary's Antarctica, will talk about Sir Ed's legacy on the ice.

As well as an authority on Sir Ed's expeditions to Antarctica in the late 1950s, Nigel leads the trust that oversees the preservation of five historic expedition bases in the Ross Sea Region and aims to conserve, share and encourage the next generation of explorers.

Refreshments will be provided.

Presented by: Ryman Healthcare


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