Christchurch Mosque Shootings: Where you can pay your respects

Publish Date
Saturday, 16 March 2019, 2:07PM
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If you want to pay your respects to the people of Christchurch and those affected by the Terrorist Attack in the Garden City, we've got a list of events taking place across the country. 

A peace vigil will be held in Aotea Square in Auckland at 2pm today.

The vigil will honour the lives of the 49 people killed in the Christchurch attacks.

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"All communities, all faiths, everyone across the city and across the country is invited to stand together to offer aroha and show New Zealand is not divided by this – we proudly and loudly accept that we are just one people. We are Aotearoa."

Another vigil is planned at Aotea Square next Friday. March 22, to "remember the precious lives unjustly taken from us, and in total rejection of Islamophobia and violence."

Hamilton's Love to Christchurch Vigil is expected to go ahead for 8pm Saturday at Claudelands Park.

Dunedin plans to hold a vigil on Thursday March 21 in the Octagon.

As always, for up to date information on the incident in Christchurch, visit NZ Herald or tune in to Newstalk ZB