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President Eric Livingstone responds to American Bill Foley’...

Our President, Eric Livingstone, has responded, on behalf of all the Society's members, to the comments made last Monday (March 12, 2012) ... Read more


WELLINGTON BANQUET February 24 A group of over 50 people from all over New Zealand came together for a banquet at the Grand Century Restaur... Read more

NZCFS 1952 – 2012 Celebrates Sixty Years

First Society Meeting: The original handwritten minute book of the Society records:   Wednesday 27 February 1952 at 8pm saw a group of 4... Read more

Rewi Alley – An ‘Ordinary person’ did extraordinary ...

    Rewi Alley died 27 December 1987 in Beijing. Thursday, 27 Dec, 2011, was the 24th anniversary of his death. The Dominion P... Read more

Doctor/Psychologist Needed to help Orphanage near Xi’an, in Chi...

Baoji Xinxing for Street KidsIn the course of project work, Dave Bromwich (NZCFS National Vice President – North Island) has twice visited a... Read more

Father of the Chinese Republic – Sun Yat-sen or…..??...

On October 10th, 2011, China celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Xinhai revolution which swept aside the Qing dynasty and resulted in th... Read more

Speech by Dave Bromwich At Beijing Youxie Forum

The following speech was delivered by Dave Bromwich, NZCFS Vice President at Beijing International Forum on People to People Friendship, S... Read more

Beijing International Forum on People to People Friendship

Hosted by Beijing People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (BPAFFC) on September 6-8, 2011, this forum had a total of 85 d... Read more

Auckland branch welcomes high-level delegation from Beijing

Auckland branch had the honour of welcoming a high-level delegation from Beijing at a dinner on Tuesday, September 4th 2011.  The delegation... Read more

NZCFS Signs Cooperation Agreement With Beijing Bailie University...

On September 3rd 2011, NZCFS Vice-President Dave Bromwich represented NZCFS at the formal signing of an agreement with Beijing Bailie Univer... Read more

CD by Yao, an up-and-coming gu-zheng player

NZCFS members may remember being regaled by beautiful gu-zheng music when they attended the National Conference in Hamilton in 2010.   ... Read more