EVEREST DAY in Christchurch

Published On: Thursday, March 31, 2016 | Source: NRNA NEW ZEALAND

NRN New Zealand is celebrating EVEREST DAY in Christchurch on 29 MAY 2016, Sir Edmund Hillary (founding Patron of NRNA NZ) & Tenzing Norgay Sherpa successfully climbed the peak of Mount Everest on this day in 1953 for the first time in human history. The relationship between the people of Nepal and New Zealand has been established by the Everest Expedition and Nepal became popular destination for the mountaineers.