6 Feb 2023

National leader Christopher Luxon

From Waitangi Day 2024, 8:30 am on 6 February 2023

A little experiment was how the National Party leader Christopher Luxon described the signing of the Treaty here at Waitangi 183 years ago - the comment was described as belittling and patronising. But he defended the statement and said he meant to convey New Zealand set an example that hadn't been done elsewhere before.

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