Activities and Projects
Publication of a book about animals and birds in service during the First World War.
100 portraits of New Zealand's very own Berry Boys along with vintage posters and photographs and artworks of war times will be displayed on mobile screens around the world.
Featuring Sir Peter Jackson’s collection of First World War aircraft and artefacts, brought to life in sensational sets created by WingNut Films and Weta Workshop.
New Zealand Post continues to remember and honour those who served in the First World War with the fourth addition to its stamp and coin programme, titled 1917 The Darkest Hour.
An organisational history of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force covering its formation, initial structure, development and changes.
A novel for children and young adults by Philippa Werry (author of "Anzac Day" and "Armistice Day")
A project to place images and brief information boards about Lower Hutt WW1 soldiers/heroes in locations closest to their residential address at their time of signing up.
The Australian War Memorial commissioned five Australian and five NZ artists to explore the Anzac legacy and commemoration in a contemporary context. The portfolio was launched in 2016.
A project to commission a significant work to recognise the Featherston Military Training Camp. Unveiled on 10 November 2018.
The restoration of the flagstaff memorial at Te Tokanganui-a-noho marae, Te Kuiti which records and honours the names of 77 men from Ngāti Maniapoto who served overseas during the First World War.
A collections-driven exhibition project that explores New Zealanders’ objects related to the First World War from both overseas and the home front.
A book exploring Eastbourne's experience of war — both overseas and on the home front — in the early twentieth century.