Established Under an Act of the General Assembly of New Zealand Intituled “The New Zealand Institute Act, 1867.”
Board of Governors.
His Excellency the Governor.
The Hon. the Colonial Secretary.
His Honour the Superintendent of Wellington.
Hon. W. B. D. Mantell, F. G.S. (retired 1868), Hon. Col. Haultain (retired 1869), Jas. Edward FitzGerald, C.M.G. (retired 1871), Charles Knight, F.R.C.S. (retired 1872), Sir David Monro, W. T. L. Travers, F.L.S., Alfred Ludlam, James Hector, M.D., F.R.S., Hon. G. M. Waterhouse, Hon. E. W. Stafford.
1873.—His Honour William Rolleston, B.A., His Honour Mr. Justice Chapman, Captain F. W. Hutton, F.G.S.
1874.—His Honour William Rolleston, B.A., His Honour Mr. Justice Chapman, James Coutts Crawford, F.G.S.