Activities and Projects
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.
While observing a variety of animals, students on this learning programme at Orana Wildlife Park will discuss symbolism and the effectiveness of animal imagery in First World War propaganda posters.
Fearless tells the fascinating story of New Zealand’s military aviation pioneers during the First World War. Part of the official centenary print history series, and published in October 2017.
Events, activities and exhibitions will be happening right across the Christchurch City Libraries network throughout 2014 to 2018.
An online resource telling a modern and accessible story about the New Zealand Division's role at the Western Front.
The New Zealand Geographic Board’s project to research and collect the stories behind New Zealand’s First World War place names.
A family return to Armentières 100 year after my Grandfather (Pop) was there during the First World War.
New Zealand Post honours those who served in the First World War with a five-year programme of commemorative stamps and coins.
Plans are in place for the Kaikoura Memorial Gardens to receive a much needed upgrade in time for the centenary of Armisitce Day in 2018.
An organisational history of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force covering its formation, initial structure, development and changes.
A project to audit and digitise the First World War collections at the Waimate Historical Society, and encourage members of the public to share personal stories and artefacts.
Sandra Coney's new book explores the faces behind Waitākere's First World War memorials.