Activities and Projects
Events, activities and exhibitions will be happening right across the Christchurch City Libraries network throughout 2014 to 2018.
A book detailing the joint project between New Zealand, Australia and Turkey that has produced the first comprehensive archaeological and historical survey of the Anzac battlefield at Gallipoli.
A collections-driven exhibition project that explores New Zealanders’ objects related to the First World War from both overseas and the home front.
Window Into WW1 is about showcasing and preserving the First World War heritage of the Manawatu through digitisation and online exhibitions.
Helping to date New Zealand items of militaria and period photos from the First World War.
From Tauranga to the Trenches mobile exhibition uses interactive technology and visual displays to tell the stories of local men who were involved in the First World War.
Part of the Government's Urban Cycleways Programme, the cycle/walk path between Rangiora and Kaiapoi was named in memory of the 1917 Battle of Passchendaele.
Publication of The Anzac Experience: New Zealand, Australia and Empire in the First World War, by Christopher Pugsley.
Tauranga City Libraries are collecting the stories, photographs, letters and so on of locals connected with the First World War.
This trust intends to honour Archibald Baxter and other conscientious objectors from New Zealand during the First World War centenary.
An online exhibition and timeline to commemorate the centenary using documents and images from the Auckland Council Archives collection, plus indexing of names from war memorials.
NZ proudly recognises the service of many men and women in both World Wars. Hamilton Civic Choir is marking this significant day with a special commemoration concert on 10 November 2018.