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Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

Light It Purple

We are thrilled that so many iconic New Zealand landmarks have joined us to 'Light it Purple' and Shine a Light on pancreatic cancer this month.
Check out the map below to see who will be Lighting it Purple on World Pancreatic Cancer Day - Thursday November 16th, 2023. 

Click on one of the purple torches below to find out which buildings are lighting purple in your area

Take a photo with your local landmark, tag us on Facebook or Instagram!

Check out the full list of our amazing purple landmarks below


  • Eden Park

  • Silo Park

  • Holy Trinity Cathedral

  • Aotea Centre

  • Auckland Town Hall

  • Civic Theatre

  • Viaduct Harbour

  • New Zealand Maritime Museum

  • PwC Tower at Commercial Bay


  • Clock Tower


  • Lakes District Museum & Art Gallery


  • Seymour Square - War Memorial Clock Tower & Fountain


  • Carters Statue

  • Band Rotunda


  • Christchurch Airport and ATC Tower

  • Ferrier Fountain

  • New Regent Street

  • Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū 

  • Botanical Gardens

  • Bowker Fountain

  • Robert Falcon Scott Memorial

  • Bridge of Remembrance

  • Vaka A Hina

  • Memorial Avenue Gateway Bridge (Arches)

  • Fanfare sculpture

  • New Brighton Pier


Welcome Sign


  • Otago Boys High

  • Toitū Otago Settlers Museum 

  • St Paul's Cathedral

  • Lookout Point Bridge Southern Motorway

  • Larnach Castle

  • Otago University Clock Tower


  • Clock Tower


  • SkyCity 

  • Victoria Bridge


  • Water Tower


  • Queens Park Band Rotunda

  • Gala Street Reserve Fountain


  • Tom Parker Fountain


  • Upper Trafalgar Street Light Poles

  • Trafalgar St Bridge

  • Moller Fountain

  • Christ Church Cathedral

  • Nelson Airport

New Plymouth

  • Clock Tower

  • New Plymouth Airport


  • Opera House

  • Craig Fountain

Palmerston North

  • The Regent on Broadway

  • Clock Tower


  • Civic Centre

  • Princes Gate Archway

  • Seddon Memorial Clock Tower

  • Te Manawa / City Focus

  • Eat Street

  • Redwoods Treewalk - David Trubridge Spiral & Platform


  • Glockenspiel Clock Tower


  • Love Taupo sign


  • Wharf Street

Te Aroha

  • Clock Tower

Upper Hutt

  • Fantail Sculpture


  • Carter Fountain

  • Cable Car Tunnels

  • Centennial Fountain, Kelburn Park

  • Majestic Centre

  • Albatross Fountain

  • Queens Wharf Sails

  • Hikitia Floating Crane

  • Bascule Bridge

  • NZX Ticker Display

  • Wellington Airport


  • Royal Opera House

  • War Memorial Centre


  • Victoria Canopy Bridge

  • Laurie Hall Park tree

  • Kotuitui Whitinga

  • Whangarei Airport

Get involved...

Take photos of landmarks in your community on World Pancreatic Cancer Day and post to social media with #LightitPurpleNZ and #WPCD2023 to help raise awareness, spread the word and link to our website!

Take a photo with your local landmark, tag us on Facebook or Instagram

Make a donation towards Pancreatic Cancer Research