NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

National ceremonies

Dates and programmes for key New Zealand domestic and overseas commemorative ceremonies that will be be marked during the First World War centenary from 2014 to 2018.


National commemorations

The major national commemorations to be held in New Zealand are:

National commemorations to be held overseas

New Zealand national commemorations to be held overseas:

New Zealand is also  involved in a range of other commemorations, including the departure of the Anzac convoys from Albany in Western Australia in October 2014. It is expected that New Zealand will be officially represented at other nations’ centenary ceremonies and other centennial events.

Get background information about these events

View a timeline of New Zealand and the First World War