NZPF Central Region established 1963


Pioneer Room, Wesley Centre, 1 Benzie Avenue, UPPER HUTT 3rd Monday February to November, 2nd Monday in December (no meeting in January) at 7:30pm.
Programme regularly includes:

  • general business which is kept to a minimum;
  • one page competition on a fun basis – topic vary and the winner is decided by popular vote with the years five best entries being awarded the George Robertson Trophy (donated by the son of a past Patron);
  • items of interest – members display new or unusual items for the benefit of all;
  • guest speaker.

Calendar of events

February 2018

Feb 19 – John Watts 'There is More to Christmas Than Stamps'

March 2018

Mar 19 – Upper Hutt AGM; pages to view

April 2018

Apr 16 – Robin Gwynn 'Aspects of NZ Philately'

May 2018

May 21 – Marie Smolnicki 'Kensitis Silk Flowers'

June 2018

Jun 18 – Annual Competition

July 2018

Jul 16 – Lindsay Armstrong 'NZ War Economy and Re-used Envelopes'

August 2018

Aug 20 – Terry Isaac 'St Helena'

September 2018

Sep 17 – Herb Cowley 'NZ Forces in Korea - the Forgotten War'

October 2018

Oct 15 – TBA

November 2018

Nov 19 – John Goose 'Ink Jet Cancellations'

Club activities and services


The Society publishes a monthly newsletter


The Society has an extensive library where books may be borrowed by members.

Circuit and Postal Sales

A stamp exchange circuit is run where members can purchase stamps in their own home. From time to time postal sales are held.


Subscriptions are only $21.00 per year if paid by 30 April, $25 otherwise.
A $5 discount applies for newsletters sent to an email address.