NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

National ceremonies

Dates and programmes for key New Zealand domestic and overseas commemorative ceremonies that were marked during the First World War centenary from 2014 to 2018.


National commemorations

The major national commemorations held in New Zealand were:

National commemorations held overseas

New Zealand national commemorations that were held overseas:

New Zealand was also involved in a range of other commemorations, including the departure of the Anzac convoys from Albany in Western Australia in October 2014. New Zealand was also officially represented at other nations’ centenary ceremonies and other centennial events.

Get background information about these events

View a timeline of New Zealand and the First World War