NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities & Projects

Celebrate the relationship between Cambridge and the French town of Le Quesnoy on the 99th anniversary of the liberation of Le Quesnoy. Cambridge Bowling Club, 4 Nov 2017, 12pm.

Topics: Le Quesnoy, Family & Lifestyle Audience: General, general audiences, Families Located in: New Zealand, Cambridge
Organised by: Cambridge Bowling Club

The 99th anniversary of Armistice will be marked in Cambridge with this family friendly event at Mighty River Domain, Cambridge, 11-12 Nov 2017.

Topics: Family Entertainment, Armistice, Family & Lifestyle Audience: General, general audiences, Families Located in: New Zealand, Cambridge

Take a special steam-train journey to commemorate the Battle of Passchendaele’s centenary. Wellington Railway Station, 14-15 October 2017. 

Topics: Passchendaele, Family & Lifestyle, train Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Wellington

An Awfully Big Adventure transports audiences to the First World War to interrogate the impact it had on New Zealanders. Civic Theatre, Invercargill, 31 August 2017, 6pm.

Topics: Theatre, Family & Lifestyle Audience: general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Invercargill
Organised by: Civic Theatre

Free poppy making workshops are being held at Rotorua District Library, 19-20 April 2017. 

Topics: Family & Lifestyle Audience: general audience Located in: New Zealand, Rotorua
Organised by: Rotorua District Library

Create poppies to be part of the Field of Poppies, an Anzac Day community art installation. At Rotorua District Library, 22-24 April 2015.

Topics: Family & Lifestyle, Workshops, craft, Events Audience: General, Families, children Located in: New Zealand, Rotorua
Organised by: Rotorua District Library

Artist Connah Podmore facilitates two workshops in and around Eketahuna as part of a community-based Anzac commemorative project on 17 & 18 April 2015.

Topics: Family & Lifestyle, Events, Workshops, Art Audience: Descendants, General Located in: New Zealand, Eketahuna