The New Zealand Herald reports on today's opening:
A colonel who defied his commanders and a fearless corporal who braved enemy gunfire to lay telephone wire are among 5000 warriors re-imagined in a detailed display now open to the public.
Sir Peter Jackson today opened the display in Wellington, chronicling the New Zealand war effort at Gallipoli a century ago.
The display's centrepiece is a huge diorama, with some 5000 hand-painted toy soldiers recreating the battle at Chunuk Bair. read more ...