Anti-War March to commemorate victims of war in Ukraine

5th June 2022 – Aotea Sq at 11am march to the Auckland War Memorial Museum

The march will honour all those innocent victims who have lost their lives, relatives, and homes in Ukraine. The march, organised by the Ukrainian Association of New Zealand with support of members of Ukrainian Community in Auckland, is expected to attract up to 5000 people. It will make its way from Aotea Square to the War Memorial Museum in the Auckland Domain, where a series of speakers will address the crowd.

Ethnic communities, social groups, organizations, individuals who share our anti-war philosophy and stand with Ukraine for freedom, democracy and human rights are invited. Anti-war banners, slogans, national flags (apart from the Russian one) are desired.

Everyone who wants to be a speaker at the meeting please contact the organizers (Ukrainian Association of New Zealand (North)

The timeline:

11.00 – 11.30 Gathering at Aotea Sq, Auckland

11.30 – 12.00 Getting organized, getting instructions of arrangements

12.00 – March starts.

The route: Queen St – Wellesley St – Grafton Rd – Stanley St – Lower Domain Dr – Museum Circuit – War Memorial Museum.

There will be mobile sound speakers available, so if you want a particular music to be played, please contact the organizers.

There will be the Ukrainian flag raised upon the Museum building and the building will be lightened in yellow and blue Ukrainian colours.

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