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

Make a noise with your bells, whistles, sirens, pots & pans, horns and instruments! Held at Cass Square at 11.02 on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Roaring Chorus, Events Located in: Hokitika Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

This service at the Cenotaph on 11 November 2018 will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Liberation of Le Quesnoy, and the signing of the Armistice that ended the war.

 

Topics: Armistice, Commemorations, Ceremonies, Events, Le Quesnoy Located in: New Zealand, Timaru Organised by: South Canterbury WWONE Centenary Committee Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Readings, prayers and music and celebratory quarter peal by the bell ringers at the Wellington Cathedral of St Paul on 11 November 2018 from 10am. Bring an instrument for the Roaring Chorus.

Topics: Music, prayers, worship, Armistice, peace Audience: Families, Individuals Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: Wellington Cathedral of St Paul Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A number of events from 7 - 30 November, including the dedication of the Featherston Camp Sculpture and the Armistice Day Centenary Service.

Topics: Memorials, Heritage sites, Commemoration, Exhibitions, Armistice Audience: General Public, local community, veterans Located in: New Zealand, Featherston Organised by: Featherston Community. Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Armistice Day with The Auckland Polish Association, Gazeta Polonia and the Polish Tramping Club.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Exhibitions, Poland Audience: Families, Polonia, youth. community groups Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Category: Commemorative events, parades and services, Exhibitions and new educational facilities

Join Gavin Sheehan on a walk to eight unique First World War Memorial Plaques throughout Takapuna, Milford and Forrest Hill on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Heritage, Guided walks, Local history Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Category: Conferences, public talks, symposiums

 A commemoration on the 100th anniversary of the First World War Armistice at the Featherston Cenotaph on 11 November 2018.

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

Leys Orchestra presents a programme highlighting the dramatic contrasts in national outlook during and after the war at the Leys Institute Gym, Auckland, 11 November 2018.

Topics: Events, Armistice, Music Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Category: Concerts, festivals or performances

Artist Nicole Abbott reflects on the momentous events of 100 years ago through a series of intricate handcrafted creations. At Black Asterisk, Ponsonby, 8-17 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Exhibitions, peace, Art Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Organised by: Black Asterisk Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

To commemorate Armistice Day, Music Canterbury affiliates including Woolston Brass and the Christchurch City Choir present a concert on 11 November at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand.

Topics: Music, Armistice, Events, peace, Concerts Located in: New Zealand, Christchurch Organised by: Music Canterbury Category: Concerts, festivals or performances

A service at St Peters Hall, Paekakariki, on 11 November 2018 followed by a screening of the film ‘For King and Country’ from Nga Taonga Sound & Vision. 

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

Commemorative church service and wreath laying at Raetihi's Ruapehu Anglican Church, 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Commemorations, Ceremonies Located in: Raetihi Organised by: Ruapehu Anglican Church Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

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