Activities and Projects
A service at Lyttelton commemorating the troopship embarkation (24 May 1914) of the Canterbury Infantry Regiment and Mounted Rifles to join the New Zealand Expeditionary Force. 24 September 2014.
A rotary evening in Lower Hutt featuring guest speakers who are leading in the First World War commemorations. 12 February 2014.
Marking the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Messines. 7 June 2017, New Zealand Memorial, Mesen, Belgium.
This seminar will uncover the experiences of Cantabrians, both at home and overseas, during the First World War. At Christchurch'sAir Force Museum, 11 am 12 October.
The Aorangi singers join Ensemble Polymnia for a Bach concert which includes three First World War poems. 29 November in Parnell's Holy Trinity Cathedral.
A well written and beautifully researched edited collection examining the theme of endurance and the First World War in New Zealand and Australia.
A centenary dinner at the Kaiwaka Sports Complex, 16 August 2014, 6.30pm.
This exhibition at Rotorua Museum tells some of the many powerful stories from the First World War through objects and memories contributed by the Rotorua community. 2 July 2014-2 November 2014.
The first of two WW100 exhibitions, looking at the same people at the beginning of the war and then the lasting impact on them and their communities.
A personal quest to show 100 postcards portraying New Zealand and her people during the First World War.
Creating a film sharing experiences of locals whose family members went to war; and a First World War-themed exhibition.
An education expo profiling First World War resources and learning programmes on offer for WW100. For primary and secondary teachers. Te Papa, 6 September 2014.