Department of Internal Affairs – Minutes 16 September 1987



Minutes of a meeting to discuss government approaches to 1990 commemorations/celebrations. Discussions include looking at the aims, identifying what is to be acknowledged, appropriate ways and scales for the events, how to involve as many people as possible, how to acknowledge the Nation's cultural diversity. The discussion has a noted preamble from Prime Minister David Lange.

Table of contents

Present, In Attendance, Apologies, Address by Prime Minister David Lange, Questions 1 -9



Primary author: Secretary for Internal Affiars

Author biography: Corporate/institutional

Publisher: Ministry of Internal Affairs

Publication format: Minutes

Publication date:

Publication place: Wellington

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APW-5 and AMNC-4

Misc. notes: Copy also held in Archive: Project Waitangi – Box 5 – 1990 Commission

Content type: Implementation, Responses, Strategy, Treaty generally



Formal group: Government Bodies

Informal group: Māori

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural, Multi-cultural

General related topics: First Peoples’ rights

Historical period: 20th

Historical event: Sesquicentennial

Related people: David Lange