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Upcoming events/Ngā takunetanga e heke mai nei

A tape recorder and microphone on a desk next to a writers pad and pen.
Find out about how to apply for a grant by attending a webinar with Senior Audio-Visual Historian Emma-Jean Kelly. There will be time for questions and discussion about the fund.
26 February 2024
National war memorial summer
Time to unwind in the tranquil gardens of Pukeahu at an evening Yoga class. This free yoga session is run by Samantha Rozitis, owner of local studio Beyond Yoga. The 45 minute session is open to all experience levels and is a fun way to relax into your evening.
27 February 2024
A person's hand holding a red anzac poppy placing it on a the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior, there are other flowers and poppies already on the tomb.
Events at Pukeahu on 25 April 2024 will include the Dawn Service and National Commemoration Service.
25 April 2024
A person in a New Zealand military uniform lowers the Korean flag at Pukeahu park.
Events at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park to commemorated the Korean War. More details will follow closer to the event.
25 June 2024
A couple watch the sunrise over the horizon
The Matariki public holiday is based on the winter rising of the Matariki cluster in the early morning sky during the Tangaroa period of the lunar month of Pipiri.
28 June 2024
Wreaths of flowers resting on the top of the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior.
Events at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park to commemorate the Vietnam Veterans' Day. More details will follow closer to the event.
18 August 2024

Past events/Ngā takunetanga o mua

Floral wreaths on the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior on Armistice Day 2023
An Act of Remembrance to mark Armistice Day 2023 was held at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park on Saturday 11 November at 11am. The wreath laying ceremony took place at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior.
11 November 2023
Large crowd mainly seated on grass in front of flagpole
Waitangi Day is recognised as New Zealand’s national day and is the most important marker in the country’s history.
6 February 2024