What do we get up to?

The 2017 HVIS Rose of Tralee is Skye Chadwick

The 2017 HVIS Rose of Tralee is Skye Chadwick. You can meet her and find out what makes her tick. More »

St Patrick's Day

St Patrick's Day has come and gone. Which means we have photos and a short video of the evening at HVIS. All shot by a group of our youngsters! More »

HVIS President Brian Gahan

We've had our AGM. And selected a new Committee. Some old faces are missing, some new faces have joined, and some faces have changed roles. Have a wee peek at who's running the Society now: More »

Our community

  • Other Irish Societies

    There are other groups like ours throughout New Zealand. We have their contact details. More »
  • GAA

    Similarly, there are other GAA groups around New Zealand. We have a close relationship with the Wellington-Hutt Valley GAA, but also have a list of other groups as well. More »
  • Join the conversation

    Follow us on Twitter and keep up-to-date with the latest news, and comings & goings. More »
  • Government

    The Irish Government has a representative in New Zealand, but there are also other elements of the Government it is helpful to be able to find. More »
  • Tourism

    New Zealanders travel. The Irish in New Zealand often travel to Ireland. There are lots of online guides to where to go, what to do, where to stay, and how to get there. More »
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