The people listed below have offered to talk to RASNZ Affiliated Societies. Note that the Gifford-Eiby Memorial Lectureship Fund is available to help with costs so that speakers from around New Zealand can travel to your location.
New Zealand law changes concerning High Powered Lasers
Law concerning the sale or supply of high powered laser pointers (greater than 1mW) has been introduced in New Zealand. There are special provisions to allow astronomical societies to obtain such pointers for astronomical use. See the details supplied by the Ministry of Health question 22.