On Friday 1 and Saturday 2 of February 2013 the “Hertz Sevens” Rugby tournament took place in Wellington, which included the participation of the selected team of the UAR (Argentina Rugby Union) for the Sevens, representing Argentina.
The delegation of the UAR and the Sevens Team were welcomed by this Embassy with a BBQ at the Official Residence, which was attended by the High Commissioner of Samoa, who was accompanied by his wife, family and “Miss South Pacific” ; as well as Directors of the Wellington Rugby Union, amongst other guests.
During the weekend various promotions of Argentine products were held at “New World” Supermarkets in Khandallah, Newlands and Mana of Wellington, with the collaboration of this Embassy.
Furthermore, the Directors of “winesale.co.nz” (importers of Argentine wines and beer) organized a Fiesta Argentina at the restaurant “The Grand”, located at 69 Courtenay Place.
To see photos of the events related to the Sevens visit the facebook page of this Embassy at:
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