WW100 – New Zealand's First World War Centenary Programme ran from 2014 to 2019

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NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities and Projects

Join Te Papa on 10 November 2018 for a documentary screening and discussion marking the centenary of the 1918 flu outbreak ­– an epidemic that devastated New Zealand and Sāmoa.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Public Talks & Tours, Influenza, Samoa Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Category: Conferences, public talks, symposiums

The MSA Men's Choir is keen to celebrate the centenary of the end of the First World War with a concert at Ashburton Trust Event Centre on 10-11 November 2018.

Topics: Events, choir, choral, Choir, Vocal Music, Armistice Located in: New Zealand, Ashburton Organised by: MSA Men's Choir Category: Concerts, festivals or performances

Nga Rau Aroha on 11 November 2018 is Te Ahu Centre's Armistice Day remembrance exhibition of the stories of love, honour and sacrifice of Far North people during and after the war.

 

Topics: Events, Armistice, Exhibitions, Local history Located in: New Zealand, Kaitaia Organised by: Te Ahu Centre Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

The commemorative parade and service will be followed by a luncheon and opening of the new Lakeside Soldiers Memorial Hall on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Commemorations, Ceremonies, Parades, Memorials Located in: New Zealand, Leeston Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A service to commemorate the centenary of Armistice Day at the Soldiers Memorial in Te Kauwhata, 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Commemorations, Ceremonies Located in: New Zealand, Rangiriri Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Join Orewa Library as they play the live stream of the Armistice Centenary National Celebration, and observe the 2 minute silence followed by the roaring chorus on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, live stream, Roaring Chorus Located in: New Zealand, Orewa Organised by: Orewa Library Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Taupō Museum, in association with The Live Poets, invite you to attend our 100 year Armistice Day commemoration with live war and peace poetry readings in the Ora Garden on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Events, Armistice, poetry Located in: New Zealand, Taupo Organised by: Taupo Museum, The Live Poets Category: Concerts, festivals or performances

A special tree planting ceremony taking place at the First World War Memorial Tree Walk at Churchill Glade in Pollard Park on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Trees Located in: New Zealand, Blenheim Organised by: Marlborough RSA Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

NZ Warbirds are very proud to be undertaking a commemorative flypast of the Auckland War Memorial Cenotaph on 11th November in conjunction with the Auckland RSA.

Topics: Events, Armistice, Vintage Planes, Commemorations, Ceremonies Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Organised by: Auckland Returned and Services Association Incorporated, New Zealand Warbirds Category: Commemorative events, parades and services, Historical re-enactments

The service at Napier's Trinity Methodist Church on 11 November 2018 will recognise the centenary of Armistice Day, and reflect on our commitment to peace: through liturgy, song and prayer.

Topics: Events, Armistice, Commemorations, Ceremonies, Church Service Located in: New Zealand, Napier Organised by: Trinity Methodist Church Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

320 large-scale poppies, painted by students from local intermediate schools, will be placed around Tauranga's cenotaph for the Armistice Day commemoration at 11am on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Events, poppies, Armistice Located in: New Zealand, Tauranga Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

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