2008 New Year Honours (New Zealand)

2008 New Year Honours20082008 New Zealand New Year Honours
The 2008 New Year Honours in New Zealand were appointments by Elizabeth II in her right as Queen of New Zealand, on the advice of the New Zealand government, to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by New Zealanders, and to celebrate the passing of 2007 and the beginning of 2008.wikipedia
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Don McKinnon

Donald Charles McKinnonDonald McKinnonSir Don McKinnon
* The Right Honourable Donald Charles McKinnon – of London, United Kingdom.
In the 2008 New Year Honours, McKinnon was appointed as a Member of the Order of New Zealand, New Zealand's highest civilian honour.

George Wood (New Zealand politician)

George WoodGeorge Sydney Wood
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Wood was appointed a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to local-body affairs.

Eddie Durie

Edward Taihakurei Junior DurieEdward Taihakurei DurieJustice Durie
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Durie was appointed a Distinguished Companion of New Zealand Order of Merit, for services to the Maori Land Court, Waitangi Tribunal and High Court of New Zealand.

Garry Moore (mayor)

Garry MooreGarry Anthony Moore
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Moore was appointed a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to local-body affairs.

David McPhail

David Alexander McPhailMcPhail
In the 2008 New Year Honours, he was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to television and the theatre.

Margaret Austin

Margaret Elizabeth Austin
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Austin was appointed a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to the community.

Peter Siddell

Peter Graham SiddellPeterSir Peter Siddell
He was appointed a Companion of the Queen's Service Order for community service in the 1991 New Year Honours, and a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to art in the 2008 New Year Honours.

Robin Kay

R. L. KayRobin Langford Kay
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Kay was appointed a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to art and military history.

Kevin Fallon

KevinKevin Barry Fallon
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Fallon was appointed a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to soccer.

Margaret Shields

Margaret Kerslake ShieldsDame Margaret ShieldsThe Honourable Margaret Kerslake Shields
In the 1996 Queen's Birthday Honours she was appointed a Companion of the Queen's Service Order and later in the 2008 New Year Honours was appointed a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit.

Peter Gluckman

Peter David GluckmanSir Peter Gluckman
In the 2008 New Year Honours, he was appointed a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (later reassigned to Knight Companion in 2009) for services to medicine, having previously been made a CNZM in 1997.

Owen Glenn

Owen George GlennGlenn Family FoundationOwen G. Glenn
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Glenn was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to business and the community.

Gordon Ogilvie

Gordon Bryant Ogilvie
Ogilvie was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the 2008 New Year Honours for services to historical research.

Johnny Devlin

Johnny Devlin & The DevilsJohn Lockett DevlinJohnny Devlin MNZM

Stuart Devenie

Stuart Forbes Devenie
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Devenie was appointed a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to entertainment.

Alison Fitch

Alison Rachel Fitch
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Fitch was appointed a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to swimming.

Jim Peters (politician)

Jim PetersPeters, JimJim
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Peters was appointed a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to local-body affairs, education, and the community.

Mahinārangi Tocker

Mahinarangi TockerMahinaarangi Tocker
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Tocker was appointed a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to music.

Robin Janvrin, Baron Janvrin

Robin JanvrinRobin Berry JanvrinThe Lord Janvrin
In the 2008 New Zealand New Year Honours, Lord Janvrin was made a Companion of the Queen's Service Order for "services to New Zealand as Private Secretary to The Queen".

Hugo Judd

Neville Hugo Sale Judd
In the 2008 New Year Honours Judd was appointed a Companion of the Queen's Service Order for public services.

Paul Matheson

Paul Kenneth Matheson
In the 2008 New Year Honours, Matheson was appointed a Companion of the Queen's Service Order for services to local-body affairs and the community.

Timothy Haskell

Tim HaskellTimothy George HaskellDr Timothy G. Haskell
* Dr Timothy George Haskell – of Lower Hutt.

Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth IIthe QueenQueen
The 2008 New Year Honours in New Zealand were appointments by Elizabeth II in her right as Queen of New Zealand, on the advice of the New Zealand government, to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by New Zealanders, and to celebrate the passing of 2007 and the beginning of 2008.

Monarchy of New Zealand

Queen of New ZealandMonarchKing of the British Dominions Beyond the Seas
The 2008 New Year Honours in New Zealand were appointments by Elizabeth II in her right as Queen of New Zealand, on the advice of the New Zealand government, to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by New Zealanders, and to celebrate the passing of 2007 and the beginning of 2008.