NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities & Projects

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Obtainment of Conservation Plan/Condition Report for the repair and preservation of The Shrine World War One Memorial situated at Christchurch Boys' High School.

Topics: Memorials and Monuments, Heritage sites, Schools, conservation, Lottery Grant Recipients Audience: Schools, veterans, Local residents Located in: New Zealand, Christchurch

Restoring the 1921 Webb Memorial Trophy for use by Plimmerton School in future education around Anzac.

Local historian Allan Dodson tells the story of the Webb Memorial Trophy to the Plimmerton School assembly.
Topics: conservation, Education Audience: Schools Located in: New Zealand, Plimmerton

Restoration of Piopio memorial cenotaph and a series of First World War commemorative events.

Topics: Lottery Grant Recipients, conservation, Events, Programmes Audience: General Located in: New Zealand, Waitomo
Organised by: Waitomo District Council

Reconstruction and re-lettering of Whangarei First World War cenotaph.

Topics: Memorials, Cenotaph, conservation, Lottery Grant Recipients Audience: General Located in: New Zealand, Whangarei

Restoration of First World War memorials at Maungakaramea and Tapuhi.

Maungakaramea First World War memorial (Image: Colin Lamb, 2003)
Topics: RSA, Lottery Grant Recipients, conservation, Facilities Audience: General Located in: New Zealand, Whangarei
Organised by: Whangarei RSA Trust

Erected in 1921 as a memorial to Tauranga’s fallen the gates are constructed of concrete rendered posts, wrought iron gates and marble plaques, which are currently undergoing conservation.

Topics: Lottery Grant Recipients, Memorials, conservation Audience: General Located in: Tauranga
Organised by: Tauranga City Council

Upgrading the Mt Roskill war memorial area in Auckland to add a Roll of Honour, make the parade ground larger and more accessible, and generally improve this important local landmark.

Topics: Memorials, Facilities, conservation, Lottery Grant Recipients Audience: local visitors, General, Descendants Located in: New Zealand, Auckland

Restoration to main line running condition of First World War memorial locomotive AB608 "Passchendaele".

Topics: Memorials, Passchendaele, Anzac Day 2014, conservation Audience: local visitors, Tourists, General Located in: New Zealand, Paekakariki
Organised by: Steam Incorporated

This project is about ensuring war memorials in Southland are able to be preserved and commemorated in the near future and the long term.

Topics: Memorials, Monuments, Lottery Grant Recipients, conservation Located in: New Zealand, Gore, New Zealand, Invercargill, New Zealand, Lumsden, New Zealand, Wyndham
Organised by: Venture Southland

The North Otago First World War Roll of Honour has been professionally conserved to ensure that it is available for research use.

An image of the face plate in the Roll of Honour
Topics: Local history, conservation Audience: Descendants, Researchers, Family history researchers, local visitors, General Located in: New Zealand, Oamaru
Organised by: North Otago Museum

Restoration of the Nautilus, the launch that transported wounded troops from the shore to hospital ships off the coast at Gallipoli, was completed in 2016.

Topics: conservation, Medical care, Gallipoli, Lottery Grant Recipients Located in: New Zealand, Auckland