Activities and Projects
New Zealand Post remembers and honours those who served the First World War with its first addition to the their stamp and coin programme, titled 1914 For King and Empire.
Since writing you last... features the letters of four Southland First World War soldiers. Over 1700 pages from 307 letters have been digitised, transcribed, and made available to the public.
An Inquiry class for Year 10 students. The students will be encouraged to research and create a project on an aspect of the First World War.
100 portraits of New Zealand's very own Berry Boys along with vintage posters and photographs and artworks of war times will be displayed on mobile screens around the world.
An edited letter collection based on those written between Trish Macky's great grandparents, culminating in the Lusitania disaster of May 1915.
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.
"In Flanders Fields" arrangement for choir and piano by David Hamilton and performed by Cantores Choir.
Digitisation of First World War personal and official photographs from the collections of the National Army Museum.
A website that tells the stories of the young men in Canterbury who were imprisoned for their beliefs, and the women, men and peace groups who supported them.
An organisational history of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force covering its formation, initial structure, development and changes.
Repainting of Whangaroa RSA building in Kaeo in its original 1925 colours
New Zealand Post's fifth issue in its commemorative stamp and coin programme looks at the final year of the First World War with 1918 Back from the Brink.