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The Ode at Pukeahu

5:00 pm - Sunday 11th November 2018

Every day at 5pm, a Last Post ceremony is conducted in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior at the Pukeahu National War Memorial until 11 November 2018. The service, which lasts approximately 7 minutes, incorporates the lowing of the two New Zealand flags, the playing of the Last Post, the observation of one minutes silence and recitation of the Ode of Remembrance in both te reo Māori and English.


Individuals as well as groups are encouraged to participate in these ceremonies, in particular to opportunity to recite the ode of remembrance. You can find out more at