2 April

Anzac soldiers riot in Cairo's Wazzir brothel district

1915 Anzac soldiers riot in Cairo's Wazzir brothel district

On Good Friday about 2500 New Zealand and Australian troops rioted in the Haret Al Wassir red-light district of Cairo's Ezbekieh Quarter. Read more...
Arrest of Rua Kēnana

1916 Arrest of Rua Kēnana

On Sunday 2 April 1916, 57 police raided the Ngāi Tūhoe settlement of Maungapōhatu in the Urewera Ranges. Read more...