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Rotorua District WW1 Field of Remembrance

Rotorua District WW1 Field of Remembrance

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  • Thu 20 Apr ’17, 5:00pm – 6:00pm


Government Gardens, Queens Drive, Rotorua


All Ages

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  • Free Admission

The Rotorua District Field of Remembrance will be installed by the Cenotaph in Government Gardens to mark the 102nd anniversary of the Gallipoli landings by ANZAC troops on 25 April 1915.

Each of the named crosses in this Field of Remembrance represents a soldier from the Rotorua District, who lost their life whilst serving during World War One, 1914 - 1918.

The Field of Remembrance will open with a public consecration ceremony at 5pm on Thursday 20 April. The crosses will remain in place until Thursday 27 April 2017.

If you know of anyone entitled to be included in this Field of Remembrance please contact the Rotorua Lakes Council on (07) 348 4199 or the Rotorua RSA on (07) 348 1055.

Visitors are welcome to walk amongst the crosses and place personal tributes.
Ka maumahara tonu tātau ki a rātau. We will remember them.

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