NZ'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY 2014–2019

Activities & Projects

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Join Gavin Sheehan on a walk to eight unique First World War Memorial Plaques throughout Takapuna, Milford and Forrest Hill on 11 November 2018.

Topics: Armistice, Events, Heritage, Guided walks, Local history Located in: New Zealand, Auckland
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The bells of the church of St.Matthew-in-the-City, Auckland, will join in NZ's Roaring Chorus at 11.02am; and in sync with the world at 12.30pm and at 7.05pm.  

Topics: bellringing, Heritage, Roaring Chorus, Ringing for Peace, Armistice Located in: New Zealand, Auckland

A free Anzac week 2018 light and sound commemorative event, including live musical performances choreographed to light artworks projected onto Auckland's St David's Presbyterian Church.

Topics: Events, Anzac Day 2018, Heritage, Art Located in: New Zealand, Auckland
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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.

Topics: Photography, Heritage, Collections, Education, Archives Audience: Students, Teachers, Researchers, Arts appreciators
Organised by: Excio

Tauranga City Libraries are collecting the stories, photographs, letters and so on of locals connected with the First World War.

Topics: Digital, Local history, Personal stories, Heritage, Community contribution Audience: General Located in: Tauranga
Organised by: Tauranga City Libraries

A project to place images and brief information boards about Lower Hutt WW1 soldiers/heroes in locations closest to their residential address at their time of signing up.
 

Topics: Memorials, Heritage, Local history, Archival research Audience: Teachers, Local neigbourhoods, Students, Seniors, RSA Located in: Lower Hutt