WW100 - Events
Find out what's happening in Wellington as part of our First World War commemorations, from 2014-2019.
- The Great War Exhibition – Located in the historic Dominion Museum Building, within the beautiful Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, The Great War Exhibition is a national legacy project. There are also temporary exhibitions, holiday programmes, and tours.
- Anzac Day 2018 – Anzac Day was first observed in New Zealand on 25 April, 1916 and now represents the 30,000+ New Zealanders who have died at war in this country’s service since 1899.
- The Last Post Ceremony – 5pm every day until 11 November 2018, Pukeahu National War Memorial Park.
- Armistice Centenary National Ceremony – 10.45am, Sunday 11 November 2018, Pukeahu National War Memorial Park.
We're telling our local First World War stories.
We're supporting community projects that commemorate our contribution during the First World War, and your project could be eligible for funding.
These projects will be a key part of New Zealand's commemoration of the centenary for the First World War.