EVENT: Cr Philip Yeung public memorial service
VENUE: Claudelands Arena
DATE: Saturday, 14 October
TIME: 10.30am. People attending are asked to be in the arena and seated by 10.15am. Doors will open at 9.30am. The event will run for 75 minutes.
SPEAKERS: The speakers have been selected from across the community. Unfortunately all speaking places are now full and we cannot accommodate any other speakers due to time constraints.
PERFORMANCES: There will be three cultural performances as part of this event.
DONATIONS: A donation box will be available, and donations will be passed on to Hospice Waikato.
PARKING: Due to the recent inclement weather venue parking will be limited. Please ensure you allow enough time to secure a park and make your way to the venue. The venue parking is free for this event, and can be accessed through Gate 1 on Heaphy Terrace and Gate 3 on Brooklyn Rd. Street parking surrounding the venue may also be available, please see our parking map for more information.
Claudelands has limited mobility permit parking, also available through Gate 1 on Heaphy Terrace and Gate 3 on Brookyln Rd. To find out more, visit the accessibility page. Sonning Car Park, near Claudelands Bridge off River Rd, will also be an option.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Large groups or families planning to attend are urged to consider walking or car-pooling to the event.
Cr Yeung, in his second term representing the East Ward, died on Saturday, 30 September, after a short battle with cancer. He was 60.