$ 22,000 raised in tribute
A tribute to Sir Edmund Hillary raised $22,000 for Royal Oak Primary school.
Mountaineer Peter Hillary spoke at the evening celebrating the life and achievements of his father.
Mr Hillary’s wife Yvonne Oomen says they are grateful for the support of sponsors, particularly Royal Oak Pak’nSave.
Proceeds from the fundraiser on August 8 will go towards redevelopment of the school hall.