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Pre-school students proud to commemorate ANZAC day

Written by Juliana Austen on May 1st, 2016.      0 comments

As part of the Ministry of Education’s and Fields of Remembrance Trust’s ANZAC activity, ACG Sunderland Early Childhood Centre received a WW1 Commemoration Package, including three small white crosses to honour the men and women who died serving New Zealand during WW1.
Topics: Schools

Wellington Regional Field 2016

Written by Julian Austen on April 1st, 2016.      0 comments

The Salamanca Lawn Field of Remembrance Crosses in the Wellington Botanic Gardens this year contains 1848 crosses named for men from the wider Wellington region who lost their lives in 1915 and 1916.
Topics: Regional

Fields of Remembrance for Pre-schoolers

Written by Juliana Austen on April 1st, 2016.      0 comments

Following the success of the Fields of Remembrance in Schools project in 2015, the Trust in partnership with the Ministry of Education supplied a Remembrance kit to 4,600 early childcare centres.
Topics: Schools

We will remember them

Written by Juliana Austen on April 1st, 2016.      0 comments

Solemn Civic ceremonies were enacted on this ANZAC Day, with dignitaries, speeches and parades. But there were also a host of small community commemorations where the Fallen of a small town or district were remembered in personal and no-less moving ways.
Topics: Projects , Regional

Auckland Dawn Service

Written by Juliana Austen on April 1st, 2016.      0 comments

Concerns have been raised around the role of Veterans in the Dawn Service at Auckland War Memorial Museum. See New Zealand Herald article HERE.
Topics: Events, Regional

Register your Field

Written by Juliana Austen on April 1st, 2016.      0 comments

Across New Zealand Fields of Remembrance are becoming a part of ANZAC Day commemorations. RSAs and community groups are remembering those who lost their lives 100 years ago in the First World War in this very personal and visually dramatic way.
Topics: Events

ANZAC - from sport to war

Written by on August 10th, 2015.      0 comments

League players and the First World War

The Fields of Remembrance Trust was established in 2012 to honour those who served and died for our nation during World War One.

The Trust is made up of the Passchendaele Society, the Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association, New Zealand (RNZRSA) representIng all local RSAs, and the Auckland RSA. It is a registered charity.