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
2020Mar 16 – Upper Hutt AGM; Members' night
Apr 20 – Juniors from Lower Hutt
May 18 – Terry Isaac 'Tristan da Cunha'
Jun 15 – Annual 4-, 8- and 16-page Competitions; Quiz
Jul 20 – Robert Lyon '1893 Advertisement Stamps'
Aug 17 – Glen Reddix 'Postcard Society'
Sep 21 – Herb Cowley 'WWII Egypt'
Oct 19 – Sue Vernall 'Fromology'
Nov 16 – Pauline Schwartz 'Central Otago Postcards'
Dec 7 – Christmas; Award presentations; Members' Night
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.