MEDIA RELEASE: Public Notice

(12 November, 2019)

“Public Notice Special Public Holiday”

In recognition of the outstanding and historical achievement made by the Tonga Invitational XIII Rugby League Team at the Oceania Cup 2019 against Great Britain Lions and Australian Kangaroos, I respectfully wish to announce to the people of Tonga that the Hon. Prime Minister and His Majesty’s Cabinet of 11th November 2019 has approved that Friday 15th of November 2019 shall be declared a Special Public Holiday to the entirety of the Kingdom of Tonga.

This is to celebrate the achievement, outstanding performance and the talents gifted to Tongan players by the Government of Tonga.

Chief Secretary and Secretary to Cabinet


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