Where: in Blenheim,NewZealand ! If you've never thought about going to NewZealand, this is the time to give it thought. If you've always wanted to go there, now is the time to go! It'sa jewel of a country. And most countries'moneygoes far there!
When: Friday, March 1 through Sunday, March 3, 2002.
What:Many activities, such as: Ceilidh, meal and Supper Saturday night. Boattrip to the sounds, Bus and Wine trail. The cost is $190 (N.Z.) per personwhich covers the activities above and a meal friday night, morning andafternoon tea and lunches Saturday and Sunday.
Note, it doesnot cover accommodation (or airfare), though Dennis can arrangeaccommodation if a deposit of $50 (N.Z.) is sent. Bing's -- where the Chief,David Menzies of Menzies, is staying, is offering a 10% discount. AorangiMotels is offering 5%.
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Why: Meet others with similar roots as your own and find out what they've foundin their research. You may find some relatives! And you'resure to have fun meeting new people and taking part in the Clan GatheringActivities. Menzies descendants from all over the world will be coming. (2002 must be the Year Down Under, since I've learned of three clan andfamily gatherings taking place in New Zealand or Australia in 02! Don't be left out!)
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