Dame Yvette’s daughter attends investiture ceremony for late mother

The achievements of Olympic gold medallist the late Dame Yvette Corlett, of Howick, were celebrated at an investiture ceremony at Government House last week.

Dame Yvette Corlett’s daughter Karen Corlett with the Governor-General, Dame Patsy Reddy. Photo supplied

The Governor-General, Dame Patsy Reddy, and Sir David Gascoigne, hosted nine ceremonies in total.

Dame Yvette’s daughter Karen Corlett received the insignia in place of her late mother.