NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities and Projects

Discover the stories of six soldiers who fought at Passchendaele and then research the story of your own soldier at Petone Community Library, Lower Hutt, 29 October 2017, 1-5pm.

Topics: Public Talks & Tours, Family research, Research, Passchendaele Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Lower Hutt Organised by: Petone Community Library Category: Conferences, public talks, symposiums

A national commemoration to mark the service of New Zealanders in the Middle East during the First World War. Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington, 31 October, 11am.

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Beersheba Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: Pukeahu National War Memorial Park Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A new exhibition looking at Passchendaele from the perspective of those who took part. National Library of New Zealand, Wellington, 8.30am - 5pm.

Topics: Social & Political History, Passchendaele, Exhbition Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: National Library of New Zealand Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

Follow the journey of the Otago Infantry Regiment and Mounted Rifles in a special screening of this documentary at Toitū Otago Settlers Museum, Dunedin, 11 November 2017, 10am.

Topics: Film, Otago, Armistice Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Dunedin Organised by: Toitū Otago Settlers Museum Category: Other

The Dannevirke World War I committee will host a free event to commemorate our fallen at Passchendaele on Wednesday, October 11, at 7.30pm, in the Fountain Theatre, Dannevirke.

Topics: Passchendaele, Commemorations, Ceremonies Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Dannevirke Organised by: WW100 Dannevirke Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A Battle of Passchendaele commemorative ceremony will be held at the Lower Hutt War Memorial Cenotaph on Saturday 14 October 2017 at 11am.

Topics: Passchendaele, Commemorations, Ceremonies Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Lower Hutt Organised by: 7WnHB Regimental Association Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

The Royal New Zealand Navy Band presents a concert to commemorate the 99th anniversary of Armistice at Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland, 9 Nov 2017, 7pm.

Topics: Variety Concerts, Armistice, Concert Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Organised by: Royal New Zealand Navy Band Category: Concerts, festivals or performances

Timaru will host a service to mark the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele at Timaru Botanic Gardens, 15 October 2017, 2pm.

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Passchendaele Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Timaru Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

An exhibition commemorating those from Westland who served at Passchendaele. Westland District Library, Hokitika,  6-31 Oct 2017.

Topics: Museums, Exhbition, Passchendaele Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Westport Organised by: Westland RSA Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

Warkworth & Districts RSA will hold a commemorative service for the Battle of Passchendaele as well as unveil a WW1 Oak Memorial on 12 October 2017 at 11.30am.

Topics: Passchendaele, Commemorations, Ceremonies, Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Warkworth Organised by: Warkworth RSA Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Event: Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington. Mon 8 Jan 2018 - Mon 22 Jan 2018 / Children, Kids, Holidays.

Topics: Children, Kids, Holidays Audience: Families, children Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: Pukeahu National War Memorial Park Category: Tours or trails

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