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On Saturday we held the Gold Award Ceremony at Government House in Wellington. 85 participants were presented with their Gold Award by Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae. Read more about the day here.

On Thursday 12th May we attended a Silver Award ceremony in Palmerston North. 39 Silver participants from Palmerston North Girls' High School, St. Peter's College and Freyberg High School received their Silver Award. Congratulations to all of you from everyone here at The Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award!

On Saturday 91 young people were awarded their Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award at Saint Kentigern College in Auckland. It was a fantastic occasion and inspiring to hear what the participants had achieved and learnt through doing the Award.

We were stoked to have Sam Taylor and George Barr-Brown come see us today at the National Office, where we held a short, impromptu Bronze Award ceremony. Sam and George attend St. Bernard's College in Lower Hutt, but have completed their Bronze Award through The Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award National Office.

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