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

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)

75th Anniversary of the Normandy Landings (30 May 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)

Malayan Operations Commemoration at Pukeahu on Sunday (14 September 2018)

Annual Vietnam War Commemoration this Saturday (17 August 2018)

Pukeahu Hosts 68th Korean War Commemoration (21 June 2018)

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

Lest We Forget - Commemorating Anzac Day 2018 (24 April 2018)

Pukeahu National War Memorial Park hosts Anzac Day commemorations (20 April 2018)

Peter Jackson uses cutting edge technology to bring Quinn’s Post Trench Experience to The Great War Exhibition (13 April 2018)

The New Zealand Army Band plays Pukeahu National War Memorial Park this weekend (11 April 2018)

Pacific Island Memorial competition underway (23 March 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)

The New Zealand Army Band plays Pukeahu National War Memorial Park on Sunday (30 November 2017)

99th Commemoration of Armistice Day Saturday 11 November (09 November 2017)

Commemorations to mark 75th anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein (26 October 2017)

Passchendaele - New Zealand’s Darkest Day (04 October 2017)

Passchendaele remembered here and overseas (03 October 2017)

National Commemorative Programme to remember Passchendaele (27 September 2017)

Commemorations acknowledge New Zealand’s contribution in Second World War and South-East Asia (13 September 2017)

National Commemoration of the Vietnam War (16 August 2017)

Memorial to recognise bonds of war (21 July 2017)

British Memorial Design Revealed (20 July 2017)

NZ Welcomes Visit from UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson (14 July 2017)

Belgian WW1 exhibition shows respect for New Zealand soldiers (07 July 2017)

National commemoration to mark Messines centenary (06 June 2017)

$21.2m to tell New Zealand’s stories and news (25 May 2017)

Battle for Crete anniversary (15 May 2017)

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

Battle of Passchendaele competition opens (05 April 2017)

The Great War Exhibition opens the next in a series of temporary exhibitions (03 April 2017)

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

New Zealand's darkest day remembered in 2017 (01 March 2017)

Visit of Belgian Deputy Prime Minister (03 January 2017)

Ceremony to mark NZ's worst Naval tragedy (14 December 2016)

King Abdullah to visit New Zealand (16 November 2016)

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)

98th National Commemoration of Armistice Day (10 November 2016)

Jean-Marc Todeschini, French Secretary of State for Veterans and Remembrance, on official visit to New Zealand (08 November 2016)

US Secretary of State to visit NZ (05 November 2016)

French memorial design finalists exhibited (19 October 2016)

RSA at The Great War Exhibition (05 October 2016)

Commonwealth Walkway opens in Capital (03 October 2016)

National Commemoration for the Malaya and Malaysia Operations (14 September 2016)

Valuable insights into the First World War showcased at Pukeahu (13 September 2016)

National Merchant Navy Day Commemoration - 3 September 2016 (31 August 2016)

National Commemoration to remember war in France (21 August 2016)

50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War (17 August 2016)

Queen Elizabeth II Pukeahu Education Centre Boost for Students (17 August 2016)

Vietnam War 50th anniversary plans on track (09 August 2016)

Shortlist for French memorial at Pukeahu revealed (02 August 2016)

National commemoration of the ‘War in France’ - Call for expressions of interest (29 July 2016)

New Zealand Architecture Awards shortlist announced (19 July 2016)

Pukeahu hosts National Commemoration Marking 66th Anniversary of Korean War (23 June 2016)

Education Centre a fitting gift to Her Majesty (07 June 2016)

Battle of Jutland centenary marked by new exhibit (29 May 2016)

Battle of Crete remembered at the National War Memorial (18 May 2016)

Winter Concerts at National War Memorial (16 May 2016)

Vietnam War anniversary services announced (13 May 2016)

The Construction of Arras Tunnel and Pukeahu National War Memorial Park – a photographic essay (12 May 2016)

Pukeahu a fitting place for Anzac Day remembrance (22 April 2016)

Lest we forget (22 April 2016)

Marking 100 years since the first Anzac Day (14 April 2016)

NZDF support to 2016 Anzac Day commemorations (12 April 2016)

Containers Installed as Public Safety Measure (30 March 2016)

New Zealand architects invited to collaborate on French Memorial to be erected in Pukeahu National War Memorial Park (30 March 2016)

The National War Memorial becomes a canvas for multimedia Anzac commemorations (16 March 2016)

Centenary of the Somme to be marked (09 March 2016)

The Great War Exhibition introduces charges for adult visitors (28 Feb 2016)

2016 First World War Commemorations Focus on Western Front (27 Jan 2016)

Visitors flock to Pukeahu National War Memorial Park (15 December 2015)

10,000th student visits Pukeahu National War Memorial Park (11 December 2015)

National Commemoration of Armistice Day (09 November 2015)

National Commemoration of the Vietnam War (17 August 2015)

Commemorative Service marking end of WWII in the Pacific (13 August 2015)

National Ceremony to mark the Centenary of the Battle for Chunuk Bair (05 August 2015)

Māori ode of remembrance recognises women in uniform (30 July 2015)

National War Memorial open for Capital 150 (24 July 2015)

Commemoration of the centenary of Chunuk Bair (02 July 2015)

65th Anniversary of Korean War Commemorated (25 June 2015)

Dedication of Australian Memorial in Pukeahu National War Memorial Park (20 April 2015)

Official opening of Pukeahu National War Memorial Park (18 April 2015)

Pukeahu National War Memorial Park stories (17 April 2015)

Great War Exhibition announces principal partner (17 April 2015)

Commemorate history when Pukeahu Park & the Great War Exhibition open this Saturday (15 April 2015)

Dedication of the Roll of Honour (10 April 2015)

Daily Last Post to sound until 2018 (02 April 2015)

Big artillery moves into museum (10 March 2015)

Huge week of First World War commemorative events for Wellington (23 February 2015)

Open day for Arras Tunnel in Buckle Street (26 September 2014)

Last poppies placed in newly named Arras Tunnel (01 September 2014)

First World War commemorative museum exhibition announced (15 August 2014)

Governor-General to visit National War Memorial Park ahead of Anzac Day (14 April 2014)

Memorial Park one step closer (28 March 2014)

National War Memorial Park on track (03 October 2013)

National War Memorial Park on target (29 May 2013)

Australian Memorial design for National War Memorial Park welcomed (09 February 2013)

National War Memorial Park development on track (24 January 2013)

National War Memorial Park construction begins (29 October 2012)

National War Memorial Park (Pukeahu) Empowering Bill passed (27 September 2012)

National War Memorial Park a fitting tribute (07 August 2012)

War Memorial Park for 100th anniversary of Gallipoli (07 August 2012)

Updated on 24th June 2021