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Prince celebrates 64th birthday

Prince Charles has celebrated his 64th birthday at Government House in Wellington, New Zealand with 64 others who were also born on this day. He is in New Zealand as part of the Diamond Jubilee tour.

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Charles and Camilla arrive in Australia

Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall have arrived in Australia on the latest leg of their Diamond Jubilee tour.

The royal couple will travel to five states and one territory during their six-day visit.

Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall arrive in Queensland Credit: APTN
Prince Charles is greeted by Australian Governor General Quentin Bryce Credit: APTN

They were greeted by Australian Governor General Quentin Bryce who said:

"Your Royal Highnesses, we are thrilled that you decided to begin this significant visit here in Longreach.

As an Ilfracombe girl, I can assure you with complete confidence that there is no hospitality more genuine than that of Western Queensland."

The Duchess of Cornwall met a kangaroo at the Stockman’s Hall of Fame on Longreach, Queensland. Credit: APTN
Prince Charles gives a speech Credit: APTN

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