Activities and Projects
Digitisation of 'The Mataura Ensign' newspapers from 1915 to 1919.
The poignant story of First World War soldiers is presented in short videos by cultural commentators as part of the WW100 Perspectives project, released at the beginning of the centenary period.
Exhibition of 44 embroidered panels telling some of the moving personal stories of Kiwi soldiers, nurses and doctors welcomed in the community at Hospital No 2 Walton on Thames between 1915 and 1920
This trust intends to honour Archibald Baxter and other conscientious objectors from New Zealand during the First World War centenary.
The New Zealand Geographic Board’s project to research and collect the stories behind New Zealand’s First World War place names.
This book takes readers on a journey into the colourful world of postcards during the First World War, giving a poignant insight into life in New Zealand during the war. Published in August 2015.
Publication of The Anzac Experience: New Zealand, Australia and Empire in the First World War, by Christopher Pugsley.
Researching and documenting local involvement in the First World War to enrich the Coromandel Heritage Trust's existing website.
Thames-Coromandel District Council is developing a conservation plan for the Thames Monument, an early 1920s memorial which commemorates local soldiers who were lost in the First World War.
The Penguin Book of New Zealand War Writing presents a rich interplay of writing about our country’s military engagements, including the First World War. Launched in October 2015.
Over 100 identified/named photographs of New Zealand military nurses upload to the NZANS website.