Meghan and Harry given traditional Maori greeting in New Zealand

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Prince Harry and Meghan talk to some schoolchildren outside Maranui Cafe.

The couple's visit to New Zealand is the last leg of their 16-day tour, their first official overseas trip, which has also taken in Australia, Fiji and Tonga.

Prince William and Prince Harry with their wives Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

But, all eyes were on Harry and Meghan as their smiles moved a young girl to tears as they accepted her gift and the Duke knelt to make sure his smallest and youngest fans also got their taste of Royalty.

She opted out of this important anti-sexual harassment movement simply because the British royal family can not be seen to be engaging in political movements of any kind.

The 2018 Invictus Games had come to an end in Sydney the previous day with a closing ceremony, where both Meghan and Harry made speeches.

Meghan, who describes herself as a feminist, was speaking to a group of mainly women guests in Wellington that included Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Before he addressed the audience in NZ, Harry had said that he wishes a little princess is on her way.

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Standing in front of a large portrait of the Queen, Meghan said the women of New Zealand who fought for their right to vote were "universally admired".

She ended her speech with a phrase from Kate Sheppard, the most prominent member of the women's suffrage movement in New Zealand.

Prince Harry offered 19-year-old Lucia Kennedy a job at Kensington Palace.

The southern hemisphere tour began two weeks ago with the royal couple announcing they were expecting a child.

He had a private audience with Harry and Meghan in June, after winning one of the Queen's Young Leaders Awards past year.

After arriving in Wellington Sunday to a traditional Maori welcome, including pressing noses with elders in a hongi greeting, she spoke at a reception honoring 125 years since New Zealand became the first country to give women the vote.

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