WW100 – New Zealand's First World War Centenary Programme ran from 2014 to 2019

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As a lead-up to the Tapawera Armistice Weekend event, the NZ Mounted Rifles Charitable Trust and local group, the ANZAC Horses, are doing a Ride to Remember through the area on Labour Weekend.

Topics: Events, Commemorations, Horses, Armistice, Local history Audience: General, Local residents Located in: New Zealand, Tapawera

War in the Holy Lands, takes you on the journey of the NZ soldiers who fought on horseback across Sinai and Palestine. The Great War Exhibition, Wellington, 13 December 2017 - 20 February 2018.

Topics: Middle East, Exhibitions, Horses, Sinai, Palestine Audience: General, general audiences Located in: New Zealand, Wellington
Organised by: The Great War Exhibition

A bronze war horse by artist Matt Gauldie to acknowledge the 10,000 New Zealand horses that served in WW1 will be unveilied at Memorial Park, Hamilton on 11 November 2017, at 11am.

Topics: Memorials and Monuments, Lottery Grant Recipients, Horses, Armistice Day Located in: New Zealand, Hamilton

A re-enactment of the Kaikoura Mounted Riders leaving to join the Canterbury Mounted Rifles contingent at Kaikoura's Anzac Day commemorations on 25 April 2016.

Topics: Commemorations, Ceremonies, Events, Horses, reenactmnents, Anzac Day 2016 Audience: General, Local residents Located in: New Zealand, Kaikoura
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Dunedin's Forbury Park is hosting a commemorative race evening to remember the role that horses, their riders and attendants played in the First World War on 30 April 2015.

Topics: Horses, Events, Commemorations, Mounted rifles Audience: General, Sports People Located in: New Zealand, Dunedin
Organised by: Forbury Park

A guest speaker evening and memorial horse ride to mark the First World War. At Birch Hill Station, Canterbury, on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th February 2015.

Topics: Horses, Public Talks & Tours, New Zealand Mounted Rifles Audience: General Located in: New Zealand, Oxford
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Over two days, 100 riders and their horses will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings in North Canterbury.

Topics: Commemorations, Events, Horses, Anzac Day 2015 Audience: military, historians Located in: New Zealand, Hurunui
Organised by: Erewhon Productions

Join the Friends of Bess to remember New Zealand horses who served in the First World War.

Topics: Anzac Day 2016, Horses, Bess Audience: General, local visitors Located in: New Zealand, Bulls
Organised by: Friends of Bess