Anzac Day 2017

A programme of public events mark this year’s Anzac Day commemorations.

This picture is the original vision for the National War Memorial Park titled

National War Memorial

Anzac commemorations 2017

Events and public artworks

April–June 2017 Event Location

19 April–3 May

Fields of Remembrance – an additional 1,568 white crosses will commemorate the Wellingtonians who lost their lives in 1917 Salamanca Lawn, Wellington Botanic Garden
ANZAC Day, Tuesday 25 April Event Location
6am Dawn Service Pukeahu National War Memorial Park
9am Wellington Citizens Wreath-Laying Service Cenotaph Precinct, corner of Lambton Quay and Bowen Street
11am Anzac Day 2016 National Commemoration Service Pukeahu National War Memorial Park
2.30pm Atatürk Memorial Service Atatürk Memorial, Tarakena Bay, Strathmore
Years Event Location
2015–2018 The Great War exhibition
Dominion Museum, Buckle Street
2015–2018 Gallipoli – The scale of our war
Te Papa Tongarewa

Mobility parking and access

There is no mobility parking in front of Pukeahu National War Memorial Park for any of the events on Anzac Day. Mobility parking will be available in the Top of Tory car park on Tory Street. From here, free shuttles will transport attendees to Pukeahu.

Image reference:
Gummer W.H. & C.R. Ford, [National War Memorial, Dominion Museum and Art Gallery], Gummer & Ford Collection, GF12, Architecture Archive, University of Auckland Library