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

Please note this site has been archived

NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities and Projects

An installation at Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North, to mark the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day. 6 November - 2 December 2018.

Topics: Events, Museums, Armistice, poppies Located in: New Zealand, Palmerston North Organised by: Te Manawa Museum of Art Science & History Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

Join archivist, Gareth Winter as he talks about the new book 100 Years, 100 Lives. At Masterton District Library on 9 November 2018.

Topics: Events, Armistice, Books, Publications, Public Talks & Tours Located in: New Zealand, Masterton Organised by: Masterton District Library Category: Conferences, public talks, symposiums

The Waipa District is participating in the world-wide "Battle's O'er" tributes for the end of hostilities in the First World War on the morning of 11 November 2018. 

Topics: Armistice, Events, Music Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

What are you reading this November 11? You're invited to come to Timaru Library and take a selfie with our WW1 Soldier with your selection of Armistice reading to post on our Facebook page.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Libraries, Soldiers, community participation Located in: New Zealand, Timaru Category: Publications and online resources, Research or lifelong learning

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, after four years of brutal conflict, war finally gave way to peace. Join us as we commemorate Armistice Day in Waimate, 9-11 Nov 2018

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Memorials and Monuments, Roaring Chorus, Armistice Audience: General Public, veterans, All of the Community Located in: New Zealand, Waimate Organised by: Waimate RSA Category: Commemorative events, parades and services, Memorials or monuments, Concerts, festivals or performances

Hokitika commemorative services for Armistice Day at Regent Theatre and Cass Square on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, RSA, Hokitika, Church Service Audience: Students, RSA, All, senior citizens Located in: New Zealand, Hokitika Organised by: Hokitika RSA, St Andrews Church, Hokitika's Regent Theatre, Hokitika Brass Band Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Members of the public and service organisations are invited to attend the Armistice Memorial Service which will be held at the Te Kuiti Cenotaph on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Events, Armistice, Commemorations, Ceremonies Located in: New Zealand, Te Kuiti Organised by: Te Kuiti RSA, Waitomo District Council Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Arrowtown RSA Armistice Day Service on 11 November 2018 at Arrowtown Cenotaph to commemorate 100 years since the end of the war, followed by a community concert and picnic at the Library Green.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Families, Concerts Located in: New Zealand, Arrowtown Category: Commemorative events, parades and services, Concerts, festivals or performances

On 11th November Holy Trinity Church in Devonport will help create a nationwide Roaring Chorus to mark the Armistice centenary.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Roaring Chorus, Church Located in: New Zealand, Devonport Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Lauder tree planting to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Trees Located in: Omakau Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Armistice Day Service and the dedication of the new Papamoa War Memorial. At the Papamoa Domain, 11 November 2018.

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

The Hokitika Westland RSA will be parading at the First World War memorial at the Brittan Street end of Cass Square on Armistice Day, 11 November 2018.

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

Pages