Wellington Cenotaph

Since Wellington is the capital city it has a lot of formal memorials. The National Memorial Park (Pukeahu) has a large site on its own, but you have to make a conscious trip to get there; the Wellington City Cenotaph by contrast is squeezed onto a small area between Parliament and a busy road, but many of us pass it every day and it becomes part of our thought.

The Cenotaph is difficult to photograph in its entirety, but here are a few details….