NZ's first coloured coins mark Gallipoli

One million coloured coins will be released next month to mark the centenary of the Anzac landings on the Gallipoli Peninsula…

Sir Richard Taylor to create piece for national war memorial
Sir Richard Taylor to create piece for national war memorial

Weta Workshop's Sir Richard Taylor will design and create a commemorative piece for the British High Commission to be installed…

Chris Rattue: Oz mocking Anzac spirit
Chris Rattue: Oz mocking Anzac spirit

Australia's fallen Kangaroos are running scared of the Kiwis all the way back to Brisbane, but this time they have gone…

Jack Tame: The search for John Mulgan's grave
Jack Tame: The search for John Mulgan's grave

Jack Tame writes: John Mulgan died on Anzac Day, 1945 - an intentional morphine overdose, three days before the end of the…

Anzac Day Memories

Fight for justice finally at an end
Fight for justice finally at an end

Survivor of the Anzac Day helicopter crash Sergeant Stevin Creeggan has endured years of pain and humiliating…

Best WWI songs by Metallica, Radiohead, PJ Harvey and more

Soldiers , the new song by Christchurch singer-songwriter Julia Turner certainly isn't the first musical lament for those…

Young urged to visit battlefields

Young New Zealanders have been urged by Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae to visit the battlefields and cemeteries of…

Fallen Anzacs remembered in Gaza

Gaza City is a mass of rundown buildings, streets lined with rudimentary shops, including old garages salvaging car parts. Just…

Dawn salute to Anzacs
Dawn salute to Anzacs

Communities came together at dawn services around the country yesterday to honour and remember Anzacs…

Greg Dixon: Maori TV outshines peers

It happens every year now on April 25: Maori Television morphs into our very own history channel, writes Greg Dixon

Apiata on love, war and Anzacs

As a young boy Willie Apiata sat close to his grandfather on Anzac Day and was puzzled by the laughter that mixed with sadness…

Anzac day brings communities together

With his dad's medals proudly pinned to his chest, Julian Price waits to join the parade. Townsfolk are still spilling out…

Courier loses treasured war medals

The daughter of a World War I veteran is distraught after her father's medals were lost by a courier company.

The hero behind the white cross
The hero behind the white cross

Married for just a month, he couldn't wait to enlist.

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