Activities and Projects
Historian Anna Rogers' print history on the hundreds of doctors, nurses, stretcher-bearers and other medical service personnel who cared for the sick and wounded in the war. Due out November 2018
This video features NZ pianist Kris Baines performing "God Defend New Zealand", in a reflective style. There is also a moving monument scene with a father and his children paying homage.
New Zealand’s most comprehensive online resource on New Zealand and the First World War. Redesigned in August 2014.
The Petone Settlers' Museum will host an exhibition and changing public programme, from August 2014 to the peace celebrations in 2019.
Throughout the First World War Centenary, the University of Auckland Libraries and Learning Services will add stories of its Collegians to a specially created website.
An online resource telling a modern and accessible story about the New Zealand Division's role at the Western Front.
The planting of a series of forests around the Coromandel Peninsula commemorating major battles and all New Zealand soldiers who died in the First World War.
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.
Digitisation of 'The Mataura Ensign' newspapers from 1915 to 1919.
The New Zealand War Graves Trust, in association with the Auckland War Memorial Museum are creating a photographic archive of the war graves of all New Zealanders from 1899 to the present day.
Repainting of Whangaroa RSA building in Kaeo in its original 1925 colours
The New Zealand Geographic Board’s project to research and collect the stories behind New Zealand’s First World War place names.