New Zealand Defence Force poster,
Reference No Eph-D-War-WWII-1940-01
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KAPITI AREA

Kapiti Coast Information Centre  Paraparaumu Visitor Information Centre
239 State Highway 1 Coastlands Carpark,
Otaki Paraparaumu
Phone: 06 364 7620 Phone: 04 298 8195

Kapiti Coast District Library
Looking skyward
A photographic display of Royal New Zealand Air Force aircraft and activity.
Throughout June, 10am-6pm
179 Rimu Road, Paraparaumu
Contact: Jean Macdonald, 04 299 4660, jean.mac@paradise.net.nz

Museum of Aviation
‘Those magnificent men in their flying machines’
An interesting record of New Zealand’s Air Force aircraft, supplemented by the memorial to Flying Officer John Pohe.
Every weekend throughout June, 2-4pm
Control Tower, Paraparaumu Airport
Contact: Jean Macdonald, 04 299 4660, jean.mac@paradise.net.nz

US Marines Camp
Over here

Located within Queen Elizabeth Park, north of Paekakariki at McKays Crossing along the track from the Tramway Museum (entrance off State Highway 1) is the memorial to the occupation by the US Marines during World War II. A small display of wartime memorabilia is also on show at the Railway Station Museum on the platform at Paekakariki.
Throughout June during park and station opening hours.
Contact: Neil Curgenven, 027 244 1348, ncurgenven@khh.co.nz