RACS would like to congratulate and thank all of the recipients of 2021 New Zealand New Year Honours. These Fellows* have gone above and beyond to make a difference and have been recognised for excellence, achievement or meritorious service and contributions to our society. 


Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (CNZM)

Dr Kirsten Annabel Finucane, AUCKLAND

For services to health, particularly paediatric heart surgery.

Mr Stuart Peter Gowland, NELSON

For services to health and education.

*Please note that this list is not exhaustive and will continue to be updated