HANOI TO EVEREST – An adventure with NZCFS

HANOI TO EVEREST - An adventure with NZCFS   With the end of the pandemic, we are now confident that we can undertake this adventure!Starting in the North of Vietnam, this tour takes us from Hanoi, the exotic and bustling ...

NZCFS National Archive – call for submissions

 Over the past 18 months or so, the Society has been quietly working towards the development of a national archive, currently based in Whanganui.We’ve already received submissions from current and past members, comprising old Soci...

Society News

Shanghai skyline by day and Beijing skyline by night

NZCFS Delegations to China – call for expressions of inter...

 With covid travel restrictions lifted and the world travelling once again, the NZ China Friendship Society is planning two outbound delegations to China, both to depart before the end of 2023.Beijing, Shanghai & Jiangsu, 11–22 Oct...

Heads up — changes to membership are coming

 At the Society’s National Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Tauranga earlier this year in May, members decided that it was time the Soci...

Media Releases


Interesting Articles

Zhuhai Mozart competiton finalist Benjamin Carter performing at the piano.

Young New Zealander Strikes Right Note at Zhuhai International M...

 A first-year student at the New Zealand School of Music has been selected as one of three finalists at the 5th Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians.Following a video audition, 18-year-old Benjamin Carter was...

New Zealanders in China

A new series of articles featuring New Zealanders who played significant roles in China, both famous and less well known.

Robin Hyde


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About Hamilton Branch
The New Zealand China Friendship Society has a long history of providing in depth and specialised tours to China. Because of our unique contacts built up over many years we can provide access to this wonderful country that other providers cannot match. "We know China best" is our motto and we have been successfully demonstrating this to our many clients for over thirty years.Read More
We hope the following may be helpful to all concerned, especially educational institutions with Chinese students as part of their pastoral care programme.Read More
"Rewi Alley was born in Springfield, Canterbury, New Zealand in 1897. He went to primary school at Amberley and Wharenui (Christchurch) where his father was headmaster.Read More
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