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Media Advisory - Commemoration of New Zealand’s involvement in the Korean War

22-Jun-2017 2:37 PM
The Commemoration of the Anniversary of the Korean War will take place at 11.00am on Friday 23 June at the Hall of Memories, Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington.

Media Release - New Zealand’s oldest war memorial to be refurbished

12-Jun-2017 1:15 PM
Work has begun on refurbishment of New Zealand’s oldest war memorial, the Weeping Woman, located in Moutoa Gardens, Whanganui. It is expected to be completed by the end of the month.

Battle for Crete anniversary

15-May-2017 12:29 PM
The 76th anniversary of the Battle for Crete will be marked at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park at Wellington on Saturday 20 May.

Urgent call for 28th Maori Battalion photos

19-Apr-2017 4:00 PM
The author of a book that will capture the battle experience of the 28th Maori Battalion’s B-Company is calling for family descendants and relatives to help locate up to 400 photos of the 900 men who made up the company.

Missing World War One NZ Rifle Brigade flags sought

18-Apr-2017 7:48 AM
With Anzac Day fast approaching researchers are hoping to locate two missing flags presented to the New Zealand Rifle Brigade in England in 1919 and are looking for help from the public.

Landmarks Whenua Tohunga reveals Northland’s precious culture and heritage

01-Dec-2016 7:41 AM
Some of Northland’s most precious culture and heritage sites are brought together under the Landmarks Whenua Tohunga banner giving people the opportunity to learn more about our nation’s stories, Paul James CE Manatu Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage said.

Media release - Queen Elizabeth II Pukeahu Education Centre

17-Aug-2016 12:10 PM
Students from throughout New Zealand are set to benefit from today’s opening of the Queen Elizabeth II Pukeahu Education Centre at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Paul James Chief Executive of Manatu Taonga said.

50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War events

17-Aug-2016 10:31 AM
The 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War will be marked with two services in Wellington on 18 August.

New Zealand will be commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War in Wellington on 18 August 2016.

15-Aug-2016 3:56 PM
New Zealand will be commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War in Wellington on 18 August 2016. Wreathlaying ceremony, Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington His Excellency The Governor-General and the Chief of Defence Force wi

Ministry supporting Waitangi Day 2016 across Aotearoa

05-Feb-2016 11:08 AM
A range of events are taking place across Aotearoa/New Zealand giving New Zealanders an opportunity to mark Waitangi Day. A total of $288,000 has been distributed to organisations across the country through the Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund administered by Manatu Taonga, Ministry for Culture and Heritage.

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