Meghan Markle misunderstood the Queen's instructions ahead of their first joint outing

Meghan Markle- who reportedly once collected kiwis- was delighted with the kiwi inspired gifts. From left Kiwi for Kiwi's executive director Michelle Impey Meghan and Prince Harry

- The Duchess of Sussex, as she and The Duke joined PM @JacindaArdern and @GovGeneralNZ Dame Patsy Reddy to celebrate the 125th anniversary of women's suffrage in New Zealand.

"Everyone needs someone to turn to, right?" he said.

The royal brothers now occupy a joint household at the London palace with their wives Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, as well as William and Catherine's three children, Prince George, five, Princess Charlotte, three, and newborn Prince Louis, six months.

The reception in Wellington celebrated 125 years since women started voting, with New Zealand being the first country in the world to give women a vote.

Kirsty Wigglesworth / Pool via Getty Images Jacinda Ardern speaks with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Government House in Wellington on Sunday.

Harry and pregnant Meghan - now the Duchess of Sussex - were given the two white baby rompers - one carrying the slogan "piece of my heart" - by staff and volunteers at Lifeline Aotearoa. "Suffrage is not simply about the right to vote but also about what that represents".

Inside a marquee set up on the grass, Meghan smiled as elder Barney Thomas addressed the couple in the Te Reo Maori language, wishing them "kia kaha", or strength, for the baby she is expecting next year.

Prince Harry seemed thrilled with his Buzzy Bee gift
GETTY IMAGESPrince Harry seemed thrilled with his Buzzy Bee gift

Meghan Markle's latest choice of accessory contains a secret message for the people of New Zealand.

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They also lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park. The couple is due to visit a kiwi hatchery later on their trip.

They met with Jazz Thornton and Gen Mora, the founders of Voices of Hope, an organization that aims to help those struggling with mental health issues in the region.

Among the youth advocates was Ezekiel Raui from community peer support group Key to Life.

After visiting the cafe, the royals were whisked away by helicopter for a hike and barbecue in the Abel Tasman National Park, before returning to Wellington to check out the capital's thriving film industry.

The event, at Government House, also saw members of the New Zealand Defence Force perform a haka for the couple.

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