NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities and Projects

A commemorative service for the anniversary of Armistice Day will be held at the Palmerston North Cenotaph on 11 Nov 2017 at 11am.

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Armistice Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Palmerston North Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A national commemoration to mark the service of New Zealanders in the Middle East during the First World War. Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington, 31 October, 11am.

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Beersheba Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: Pukeahu National War Memorial Park Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A new exhibition looking at Passchendaele from the perspective of those who took part. National Library of New Zealand, Wellington, 8.30am - 5pm.

Topics: Social & Political History, Passchendaele, Exhbition Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: National Library of New Zealand Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

Follow the journey of the Otago Infantry Regiment and Mounted Rifles in a special screening of this documentary at Toitū Otago Settlers Museum, Dunedin, 11 November 2017, 10am.

Topics: Film, Otago, Armistice Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Dunedin Organised by: Toitū Otago Settlers Museum Category: Other

The Dannevirke World War I committee will host a free event to commemorate our fallen at Passchendaele on Wednesday, October 11, at 7.30pm, in the Fountain Theatre, Dannevirke.

Topics: Passchendaele, Commemorations, Ceremonies Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Dannevirke Organised by: WW100 Dannevirke Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

A Battle of Passchendaele commemorative ceremony will be held at the Lower Hutt War Memorial Cenotaph on Saturday 14 October 2017 at 11am.

Topics: Passchendaele, Commemorations, Ceremonies Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Lower Hutt Organised by: 7WnHB Regimental Association Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

The Royal New Zealand Navy Band presents a concert to commemorate the 99th anniversary of Armistice at Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland, 9 Nov 2017, 7pm.

Topics: Variety Concerts, Armistice, Concert Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Auckland Organised by: Royal New Zealand Navy Band Category: Concerts, festivals or performances

Timaru will host a service to mark the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele at Timaru Botanic Gardens, 15 October 2017, 2pm.

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Passchendaele Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Timaru Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

An exhibition commemorating those from Westland who served at Passchendaele. Westland District Library, Hokitika,  6-31 Oct 2017.

Topics: Museums, Exhbition, Passchendaele Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Westport Organised by: Westland RSA Category: Exhibitions and new educational facilities

Warkworth & Districts RSA will hold a commemorative service for the Battle of Passchendaele as well as unveil a WW1 Oak Memorial on 12 October 2017 at 11.30am.

Topics: Passchendaele, Commemorations, Ceremonies, Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Warkworth Organised by: Warkworth RSA Category: Commemorative events, parades and services

Let your kids explore, learn and create with The Great War Exhibition's inspiring guides these school holidays. ​The Great War Exhibition, Wellington, 8-22 Jan 2018.

Topics: Children, Kids, Holidays, Public Talks & Tours Audience: Families, children Located in: New Zealand, Wellington Organised by: The Great War Exhibition Category: Tours or trails

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