Here is a list of recent media releases about Pukeahu National War Memorial Park. Visit our Pukeahu facebook page for more news.

Commemorating New Zealand’s military operations in Malaya and Malaysia (15 September 2021)

National Merchant Navy Day Commemoration: Friday 3 September (30 August 2021)

Cancelled: commemoration to mark Vietnam Veterans’ Day this week (17 August 2021)

Korean War commemoration: important COVID-19 update (24 June 2021)

New Zealanders to commemorate Anzac Day in person (19 April 2021)

National memorial to recognise Pacific wartime service (27 March 2021)

National Commemoration to mark contribution of New Zealand’s Jayforce (11 March 2021)

National Armistice Day Commemorated 11 November (10 November 2020)

Ceremony to reflect on New Zealand’s military operations in Malaya and Malaysia (14 September 2020)

Merchant Navy Day Commemoration Honours Civilians’ Commitment (31 August 2020)

New Zealand to mark Vietnam Veterans’ Day (17 August 2020) 

Cancelled: Commemoration to mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War (12 August 2020)

New Zealand to mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War (10 August 2020)

Carillon Tower detailed seismic assessment released (02 July 2020)

70th Commemoration for Korean War marked on 1 July  (29 June 2020)

New Zealand marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day (08 May 2020) see also 75th anniversary of VE Day - the end of the War in Europe for video messages from the Governor-General and the Prime Minister.

New Zealanders encouraged to gather as virtual communities for Anzac Day (22 April 2020)

No National Anzac Day Services and Pacific Islands Memorial Unveiling Postponed (19 March 2020)

New Zealand marks 100 years since first Armistice Day on Monday (07 November 2019)

1918 Influenza Pandemic Memorial Plaque unveiled today (06 November 2019)

National Commemoration for Malaya and Malaysia Operations this Monday (12 September 2019)

Tuesday’s Merchant Navy Day Commemoration Marks Civilians Significant Commitment (30 August 2019)

Vietnam Veterans’ Day National Commemoration (14 August 2019)

Pukeahu Hosts 69th Commemoration of Korean War (20 June 2019)

National Commemorative Service at Pukeahu to mark 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Cassino (10 May 2019)

U.S. Memorial opened at Pukeahu (10 December 2018)

Pacific Islands Memorial design unveiled (25 October 2018)

French Memorial unveiling at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park (04 May 2018)

US Memorial Design for Pukeahu National War Park Unveiled (05 March 2018)

Lid lifted on unique WW1 stories (21 February 2018)

1000th Last Post at Pukeahu (16 January 2018)

British Memorial Design Revealed (20 July 2017)

Pukeahu National War Memorial Park wins prestigious landscape award (06 April 2017)

Memorial unveiling strengthens New Zealand-Turkish ties (21 March 2017)

Design announced for French memorial in New Zealand (13 November 2016)

French Memorial for Pukeahu chosen (11 November 2016)

National War Memorial Scoops Heritage Design Award (11 November 2016)


Updated on 1st October 2021