Harry and Meghan visit national park: ‘It’s a blessing to be here’

Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex at the Invictus Games Sydney closing ceremony

When Prince Harry and Meghan got married, they asked that people donate to a charity instead of giving them wedding gifts, and so New Zealand's government donated money to Pillars.

The royal duo visited Courtnay Creative on Monday to meet students and professionals in Wellington, New Zealand's film and creative industries center.

Prince Harry mentioned Duchess Meghan's growing baby bump while thanking fans in New Zealand. "The weather forecast was a lot worse than this and we are really fortunate to be here".

"We're meeting little Kiwis, we're meeting big Kiwis, being treated to your fantastic food, culture and sporting activities - well, if you can call welly-wanging or gumboot throwing a sport", he said. As we all know, the Queen has a strict policy regarding women from the royal family wearing bright nail paints and fake nails.

The couple then walked along the beach arm-in-arm talking to ranger Andrew Lamason.

At an event celebrating the 125th anniversary of women's suffrage in New Zealand, Meghan Markle lauded the nation for being the first to allow women to vote, noting the "larger impact of what this symbolized".

Earlier, the pair expressed their admiration for mental health workers at a beachside morning tea in Wellington.

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"What the Duke and Duchess do really well - and what I hope reflects in some way or form on organisations throughout New Zealand - is this willingness to talk about your vulnerabilities and understand that that's a strength for New Zealand", he said.

"Our competitors have helped turn the issue of mental health from a sad story to an inspiring one", Harry said. "Meghan's high levels of confidence suggest her reason is more to do with fashion than anxiety though".

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are on the last leg of a 16-day tour of the South Pacific.

Harry and his wife, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, are in Sydney promoting the Invictus Games, which Harry started in 2014 for wounded veterans.

She said: 'I made a decision to be quite blunt and asked three times, "Can I get a photo, can I get a photo?".

But as schoolchildren on her team chanted "Meghan, Meghan, Meghan", the pregnant duchess gave a flick of the wrist and sent her red-and-white polka dot welly sailing past Harry's best effort. And on October 30 during a walkabout in Auckland, she finally got to meet one young woman whose life she touched many years ago.

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