Prince William & Queen Elizabeth II Unveil Windsor Greys Statue
Taking care of their royal duties, Prince William joined his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip for a very special occasion in Windsor, England this afternoon (March 31).
The handsome heir looked dapper as he witnessed the unveiling of the Windsor Greys Statue to commemorate the 60 years of the Queen’s Coronation as well as Greys’ significant role in the rule of the Royal Family.
William will take his wife Kate Middleton and their son Prince George to Australia and New Zealand from April 7th through April 25th for a massive tour.
Earlier today, Buckingham Palace released the extensive itinerary, as seen below:
April 7 - Wellington: Arrive to ceremonial welcome.
April 8 - Rest.
April 9 - Wellington: Meet parents and their babies at Government House, hopefully with George.
April 10 - Blenheim: Events to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War.
Wellington: State Reception where William will unveil a portrait of the Queen.
April 11 - Auckland: Meet serving air force personnel and their families. Race each other across Auckland Harbour in Team New Zealand Americas Cup yachts. Ride on a Sealegs craft - boat that can be driven into and out of water. Check out our city guide here.
April 12 - Waikato: William views an aircraft factory while Kate goes to a children’s hospice. Both travel through Hamilton town centre and meet Olympic athletes and open the new velodrome. Read our profile of the region here.
April 13 - Dunedin (Travel away from George for one night): Maori tribal welcome, visit cathedral then watch and participate in a Rippa Rugby tournament - non contact rugby.
Queenstown: Wine tasting, travel on the Shotover Jet - 50mph white water ride.
April 14 - Christchurch: Ceremony for those who died in 2011 earthquake. Watch a 2015 Cricket World Cup event, later visit air force museum and memorial wall. Read more on the city here.
April 15 - Rest.
April 16 - Wellington: Visit a police training college, sign the city’s visitor book then depart.
April 16 - Sydney: Arrive and attend reception at the Sydney Opera House.
April 17 - Sydney: Fire-ravaged street in Blue Mountains.
April 18 - Sydney: Attend the Royal Easter Show, visit a children’s hospice before watching a demonstration by surf life-saving volunteers. Check out our guide to Australia's biggest city here.
April 19 - Brisbane: RAF base visit then reception for Queensland’s young people. More here.
April 20 - Sydney: Cathedral service then visit Taronga Zoo where the bilby enclosure is being named after Prince George.
April 21 - Rest.
April 22 - Uluru (Ayres Rock) (Second night away from George): Visit the National Indigenous Training Academy, view Aboriginal art display then walk round part of the rock.
April 23 - Adelaide: View young people’s music workshop and watch skateboarding display.
April 24 - Canberra: Visit the National Portrait Gallery, attend a reception at Parliament House, plant a tree at the National Arboretum.
April 25 - Canberra: Attend ANZAC Day March, lay a wreath and plant a ‘Lone Pine’ tree in the Memorial Garden.
Depart for home.