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Phil Goff: Auckland brings Anzac Day home

Anzac Day initiatives in Auckland - some virtual, some at home, some shining light on our city landmarks - will enable communities to keep...

Simeon Brown: Stand at Dawn for our ANZACs

Pakuranga MP Simeon Brown is imploring people to join him in a few minutes silence at 6 am on ANZAC day morning. The Covid-19 pandemic...

BREAKING NEWS: Anzac Day changes for Stockade Hill

Howick RSA, local police and the Howick Local Board have come up with a compromise for Anzac Day following an enormous emotive response to...

Anzac parade called off but service still on

Howick's Anzac Day parades have been cancelled following police requests however "static services" will still go ahead. Howick RSA has advised that the NZ Police...

Students catch a glimpse into the life of a war hero

More than 40 wide-eyed students sat quietly listening to the tales of war heroes on Monday afternoon. They were gathered at the Howick RSA for...

Stories of war with Eric Wilson

April is fast-approaching and now we're only a few weeks away from celebrating Anzac Day and Poppy Day. This year Poppy Day is on April...

Local student’s moving ANZAC day poem, 100 years on

Oh, the rains One to kill on impact The other a creeping barrage of droplets But is it water at all For water is triumphant Roaring like a crowd Not...

Young ones look up to local war heroes

Howick RSA is helping students broaden their knowledge of what Kiwis endured in previous military campaigns. "We were aware that a lot of New Zealand...

A very special birthday

This Anzac day, Travis Allan will wake up before the crack of dawn. He’ll rug up warm and head into Howick with his father...

Tribute to NZ soldiers buried on foreign soil

Reading about historical sites in high school classical studies is one thing, but travelling across the world to visit those places constitutes a whole...


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