Activities and Projects
First World War memorial monuments, obelisks, statues, Honours boards, plaques, gates of the Manawatu have been searched out, restored and recorded; ready for community ANZAC Day commemorations.
Creating a new play about young Aussies and Kiwis visiting Gallipoli on the night before Anzac Day. What is it that attracts them?
An exhibition at Papakura Museum on the more than 10,000 horses that accompanied our soldiers to the battlefields of the First World War. August-October 2014.
Construction of a new memorial to New Zealand First World War Tunnellers. Officially dedicated in March 1916.
Five Auckland schools work with the Navy Museum to create artworks exploring the New Zealand home front during the First World War.
Ferrymead Heritage Park is working closely with MAG (Military Adventure Group) to plan a large-scale military display to commemorate the First World War centenary.
Erecting a bronze figure of the Risen Christ in the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Hill St, Wellington. 14 July 2014, 3pm.
The redeveloped Cenotaph database, Online Cenotaph, will include a page about every New Zealand soldier who served in the First World War.
Events, activities and exhibitions will be happening right across the Christchurch City Libraries network throughout 2014 to 2018.
An annual 2-day event in Cambridge, New Zealand, to commemorate the November Armistice. See famous battle re-enactments, restored military vehicles, an airshow and more.
A display from the Nelson Provincial Museum showing photographs and images of collection objects related to the involvement of regional men and women who served in the First World War.
Researching and documenting local involvement in the First World War to enrich the Coromandel Heritage Trust's existing website.