Our centenary

Celebrating 100 years of the NZVA

In 2023, the New Zealand Veterinary Association Te Pae Kīrehe (NZVA) celebrated its 100th birthday. Since our beginnings a century ago, the NZVA has been the only membership association for veterinarians in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Throughout our centenary year, shared stories, photos, videos and memorabilia about our history and members.


Shop our limited range of centenary merchandise including beanies, caps, mugs, coasters, keyrings and more!

History wall

Take a journey through the last 100 years of veterinary science in Aotearoa with our interactive history wall.

From the archives

Browse our collection of photos, videos and memories shared by NZVA members.

Media and news

Keep an eye on the news for coverage about the NZVA's centenary throughout the year.