Illumination for Remembrance

Please join for a very memorable hour of remembrance St David’s Memorial Church (New Market Side) 70 Khyber Pass Road Auckland Monday 24 April 2017 6pm sharp – 7pm RSVP – contact@RememberThem.nz Download invite in pdf...

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From the Memorial Church to the Memorial Museum

New Zealand Herald, 11 September 2016 – “New memorial to commemorate those who served in WWI” – by Dionne Christian. The organisers of a record art fundraiser, which raised $1 million to save an historic soldiers’ church in Auckland, are...

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Church saved after massive fundraising effort

Radio NZ, 30 July 2016 – “Church saved after massive fundraising effort” – by Tom Furley. A million-dollar fundraising effort looks to have saved an old inner-city church which a year ago was being considered for demolition. St David’s...

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Remembrance art sale to help preserve church

Radio NZ, 23 July, by Andrew McRae, Veterans’ Affairs Reporter. An exhibition, which has adorned the outside Auckland’s St David’s Church for the last three months in honour of those New Zealanders who served at Gallipoli and in other First World War...

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ANZAC Day 2016 – We Will Remember Them

On ANZAC Day 2016, following the Dawn Service at the Auckland War Memorial Museum, people from all walks of life gathered to Remember Them. And to pay their respects to the Soldiers’ Memorial Church that was built soon after WWI, so that we would never forget. A...

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Talk at Friends of Te Papa

Paul Baragwanath, curator and director for The Art of Remembrance project will talk about this inspiring and fascinating project at Friends of Te Papa on Thursday 28 April 2016, 6pm – 7:30pm. For more details about the talk and to book your ticket please...

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Behind the scenes at Te Papa

Te Papa Tongarewa reveals behind-the-scenes installation of The Art of Remembrance. Thank you Te Papa! The launch of The Art of Remembrance at the Museum of New Zealand – Te Papa Tongarewa. The exhibition will run for three months. Keith Mitchell representing...

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The Story of The Art of Remembrance

The Friends of St David’s Trust is proud to launch The Story of The Art of Remembrance. With sincere thanks to: Jeff Smith of Deep Animation – www.deepanimation.co.nz Paul Shale Donald Trott...

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NZ’s heritage churches at risk

Radio NZ, 4 June 2015, by Mohamed Hassan, in Auckland. A group lobbying to save an historic Auckland church is warning many others around the country could be forced to close. Tougher earthquake standards and rising maintenance costs mean many church communities face...

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