Royal tour: Wellington digs

The is the view one would have if flying to Government House in a royal helicopter.
The is the view one would have if flying to Government House in a royal helicopter.
A kapa haka group performed at Government House when Prince Charles and Camilla's visited. Will the royal couple get the same treatment?
A kapa haka group performed at Government House when Prince Charles and Camilla's visited. Will the royal couple get the same treatment?
The State Dining Room... those chairs don't look too comfortable. We're sure the food will make up for that.
The State Dining Room... those chairs don't look too comfortable. We're sure the food will make up for that.
As sleep-deprived new parents, this might be the royal couple's favourite spot in all of Wellington.
As sleep-deprived new parents, this might be the royal couple's favourite spot in all of Wellington.
Do you think Kate will try to slip in a pic of her and Wills? It looks like there's room in the back.
Do you think Kate will try to slip in a pic of her and Wills? It looks like there's room in the back.
Fancy a spot of tea with a view?
Fancy a spot of tea with a view?
Is blue someone's favourite colour?
Is blue someone's favourite colour?
How many abandoned Jackie Collins holiday reads do you think are on those shelves?
How many abandoned Jackie Collins holiday reads do you think are on those shelves?
Oooh look, just like Posh and Becks, they get their own thrones!
Oooh look, just like Posh and Becks, they get their own thrones!
Anyone for some water polo?
Anyone for some water polo?

As the countdown to the Royal tour of New Zealand continues, we take a look at Government House, where Wills, Kate and baby George will be based for the majority of their stay.

A $44.7 million renovation a few years ago ensures there will be no falling tiles, asbestos or cracked walls when the royal couple come to stay.

The house, which boasts more than 50 rooms, was first built in 1910 and is categorised as a Category 1 heritage building. We hope the couple find it comfortable.

We know their night at a luxury lodge in Queenstown will certainly make for a memorable stay.

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