These websites, books and films are recommended
by the editors of Anzac.govt.nz
Released for the 90th Anniversary of Anzac Day
World War Memorials)
Essays on the history of Anzac Day and the Gallipoli
campaign. Also features radio files from Sound Archives,
a register of First World War memorials in New Zealand
and biographies of a range people who served at Gallipoli.
Anzac Day in The Classroom - Anzac Day-related topics and activities for students.
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association
Includes lots of useful information about Anzac Day, Poppy
Day and the history of the Gallipoli campaign. See also: Plant a Poppy online
Collection of online films relating to Anzac Day
This Australian Commonwealth Department of Veterans'
Affairs website features a very good online exhibition
of the Gallipoli campaign.
Australian War Memorial
This site includes features on Gallipoli, as well
as digitised versions of Australia's official histories
of the First World War, and a searchable database of
This site includes excellent material about the First
World War in general.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Includes a searchable database of 1.7 million men and
women who died in the two world wars.
Imperial War Museum
The online exhibition of the Gallipoli campaign includes
First World War.com
Overview of the First World War, with a full range of
resources including songs, poetry, images, posters and
'ANZAC', On the Anzac Trail: Being extracts from the
Diary of a New Zealand Sapper (William Heinemann:
Carkeek, Rikihana, Home Little Maori Home: A Memoir
of the Maori Contingent 1914-1916 (Totika Publications
Ltd: Wellington, 2003)
Chamberlain, Jan (ed.), Shrapnel and Semaphore: My Grandfather's
Diary of Gallipoli (RadioWorks: Auckland, 2001)
Fenwick, Lieutenant-Colonel Dr Percival, Gallipoli Diary
24 April to 27 June, 1915 ( Auckland Museum: Auckland,
Kinloch, Terry, Echoes of Gallipoli, in the Words of
New Zealand's Mounted Riflemen (Exisle Publishing:
Malthus, Cecil, Anzac: A Retrospect (Reed: Auckland,
McGibbon, Ian, 'Gallipoli', in Ian McGibbon (ed), The Oxford
Companion to New Zealand Military History (Oxford
University Press: Auckland, 2000)
McGibbon, Ian, Gallipoli: A Guide to New Zealand Battlefields
and Memorials (Reed: Auckland, 2005)
Pugsley, Christopher, The ANZAC Experience: New Zealand,
Australia and Empire in the First World War (Reed:
Pugsley, Christopher, Gallipoli, The New Zealand Story (Hodder & Stoughton:
Ross, Captain Malcolm and Noel Ross, Light and Shade
in War (Edward Arnold: London, 1916)
Shadbolt, Maurice, Voices of Gallipoli (Hodder & Stoughton:
Stanley, Peter, Quinn's Post, Anzac, Gallipoli (Allen & Unwin:
Crows Nest, 2005)
Stowers, Richard, Bloody Gallipoli: The New Zealanders'
Story (David Bateman: Auckland, 2005)
Waite, Major Fred, The New Zealanders at Gallipoli (Whitcombe & Tombs:
Gallipoli, dir. Peter Weir, 1981
Gallipoli: Untold Stories, documentary
DVD/VHS, Australian documentary released for the 90th anniversary
of the Gallipoli campaign.
See more Anzac films on NZOnScreen