NZ Guilds

Following is a list of quilt guilds found in New Zealand. We update this page as members send us the information. If you find some details missing about your guild or do not see it at all, please contact us with the details letting us know if it is a new group or existing one.

Guilds are listed under North Island first with South Island second.

Quilt Guilds in the North Island

1: Anchorage Park Quilters

Contact: C/- Jennifer Ludwig
25 Pigeon Mountain Road, Bucklands Beach, Auckland

2: Auckland Quilt Guild Inc

Meeting: 1st Sat of month
Time: 10.00am to 3.00pm
Place: Freemans Bay Community Centre, Auckland
Contact: Gaye Teague,, 0277338651,

3: Bays Patchwork

Meeting: 2nd Thurs
Time: 7.00 - 9.30pm
Place: Browns Bay Community Centre, Glen Rd, Browns Bay 0632
Contact: President Amanda Greenwood

4: Capital Quilters Inc

Meeting: Last Saturday
Time: 1.30pm
Place: Waterloo School Hall, Hardy Street, Waterloo, Lower Hutt
Contact: PO Box 33-146 Petone

5: Hibiscus Coast Quilters

Time: 1st Tuesday of the month 9:30 - 11:30am; 3rd Wednesday of the month 7:30 - 9:30pm
Place: Whangaparaoa Hall
Contact: Leonie Gubb (President) Ph 027 2536643 or

6: Coastal Quilters

Meeting: 2nd Saturday of Each Month (Februrary to November excl Public Holidays)
Time: 1.45 - 4pm (doors open at 1:00)
Place: Plimmerton Pavilion, Sunset Parade, Plimmerton

7: Counties Manukau Quilters Guild

Meeting: 2 Satuday of each month except January
Time: 10.00am
Place: Old Central School - Wood Street, Papakura
Contact: Jocelyn Gallichan (secretary)
09 2667152; 0274170690; email:

8: Dargaville Group

Meeting: 2nd Thurs (night); Last Sat (day)
Time: 7 - 9pm; 10am - 3pm
Place: CMS rooms, Dargaville

9: Fencible Quilters

Meeting: Tuesday
Time: 7.30pm
Place: Nixon Park Hall, Sale St, Howick

10: Hikuai Piecemakers

Meeting: 1st & 3rd Wed
Time: 10am - 2 or 3pm
Place: Hikuai Hall, Morrison's Rd
Contact: President Rose Wilder, Pauanui Boulevard, Pauanui Beach

11: Kapiti Coast Quilters

Meeting: 1st Thurs; 3rd Tues
Time: 7:15pm; 10:30am-3:30pm
Place: Bridge Club, Elizabeth Street, Waikanae
Contact: Lorraine Gaffaney - lorgaff @

12: Katikati Kwilters

Meeting: 3rd Thurs
Time: 9am -12noon
Place: John Resource Centre Park Road Katikati
Contact: Ngaire Ph: 07 8491939

13: Matamata P's and Q's

Meeting: 1st & 3rd Thurs (day); 2nd & 4th Wed (night); 3rd Sunday (day)
Time: 10am - 3pm; 7:30pm;
Place: Homes of members
Contact: Shirley Frew Ph; 888-7215; Briget Gill Ph: 888-8458; Sally Jenkins Ph: 888-7317

14: North Shore Ps & Qs

Meeting: Once every 3 weeks on a Sunday
Time: 2pm - 5pm
Place: Member's homes
Contact: Mary Metcalf, Ph: 09-486-7474 or

15: Pinestream Quilters

Meeting: Last Thursday of the month, January - November
Time: 7:30pm
Place: Lane Park Cafe, Lane St, Upper Hutt

16: Quirky Quilters

Meeting: Mondays
Time: 10.00am - 3pm
Place: Opunake
Contact: Sonia Lampitt, PH: 062745636

17: Rainbow Quilters Rotorua

Meeting: 1st & 3rd Tuesday
Time: 7.00-9.30pm
Place: Rotorua Bridge Clubrooms Neil Hunt Park Tarawera Road Rotorua
Contact: (President)

18: Rangitikei Country Quilters

Meeting: 3rd Saturday
Time: 1:30pm
Place: Marton's Arts & craft Centre. (call to confirm)
Contact: C/- Andrea Death RD2 Marton Ph 06-327-8280

19: Rose City Quilters

Meeting: 4th Mon (excl Dec)
Time: 7:30pm
Place: Wesley Church, Broadway Ave, Palmerston
Contact: PO Box 892, Palmerston North

20: Taupo Quiltmakers

Meeting: 2nd Tues
Time: 7pm - 7.30pm
Place: Vintage Car Club Rooms, Fickling Park Taupo
Contact: Fiona Hussey (Sec) 07 378 9996

21: Tauranga Patchwork & Quilters Group

Meeting: 1st & 3rd Tues (night); 2nd & 4th Fri
Time: 10am - 3pm
Place: Arts & Craft Centre, Elizabeth St, Tauranga

22: Village Green Quilters

Meeting: 1st Mon (night); 1st & 3rd Wed (day)
Time: 7pm-9.30pm;
Place: Whenuapai Hall, Waimarie Rd, Whenuapai, Auckland
Contact: Maureen Wilson Ph: 09-412-2049

23: Waihi Beach Patchwork Group

Meeting: 3rd Wed
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Place: United Church Hall Wilson Rd Waihi Beach

24: Waihi Quilters

Meeting: 2nd Tues
Time: 10am
Place: James Church Hall, Waihi
Contact: Flora Ph: 07 8637342

25: Waikato Patchwork & Quilters Guild

Meeting: 2nd Sat
Time: 1pm - 3:30pm
Place: St albans Church Hall, Comries Rd, Chartwell, Hamilton
Contact: PO Box 12-195

26: Waiuku Village Quilters

Meeting: 1st & 3rd Tues
Time: 9:30am - 2:30pm
Place: Waiuku Yacht Club rooms, Sandspit Rd, Waiuku
Contact: Valda Black Ph: 236-8688

27: Warkworth Quilters

Meeting: 3rd Tuesday each month
Time: 10am -2pm
Place: Ex Womens' Bowling Club Hall, Shoesmith Street, Warkworth
Contact: Heather Pearce (president) 09 422-2314

28: Wellington Quilters Guild

Meeting: 2nd Thurs
Time: 7:30pm
Place: St John's Church Hall, cnr Willis & Dixon Sts, Wellington
Contact: Email:

29: Western Quilters' Circle Inc

Meeting: Last Tuesday of the month
Time: 7.30pm
Place: Kelston Community Centre, cnr Great North & Awaroa Rds, Kelston, West Auckland

30: Whangamata Patch & Quilt

Meeting: Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.
Time: 9:30am - 2:30pm
Place: Whangamata Memorial Hall, Port Road, Whangamata.
Convenor: Wendy Dowling 027 4724052
President: Debbie Adding 021 401158

31: Whangarei Patchworker & Quilters Club

Meeting: 2nd Sat
Time: noon - 3pm
Place: St Johns Ambulance Hall
Contact: President Lynda Parker

Quilt Guilds in the South Island

1: Ashleigh quilters

Meeting: 3rd Tues or 3rd Sat for winter months
Time: 7:30pm; 10am (winter)
Place: Activity Centre, Green St, Mosgiel (near Dunedin)

2: Canterbury Patchwork & Quilting Guild Inc

Meeting: 1st Sat (excl Jan); 3rd Thurs (excl Dec)
Time: 1:30pm - 4pm; 9:30am - 11:30am
Place: Sat: Wainoni Methodist Church Hall, Avonside Drive, Christchurch
Thurs: Horticultural Hall, Riccarton Ave, Christchurch
Contact: President Lynda Ph: 03-329-1869

3: Christchurch Quilters

Meeting: 1st Tues
Time: 7:30pm
Place: ManCan House, Cnr Cambridge Terrance & Manchester St, Christchurch
Contact: President Ann Kirk Ph: 03-352-2824 or

4: Jade Country Quilters

Meeting: Tuesday
Time: 9:30am - 3pm
Place: Hokitika RSA Rooms, Sewell St, Hokitika
Contact: Kathy Bell Ph: 03-755-7101;

5: Nelson Quilters' Guild

Meeting: 3rd Wed of month & June 3rd Sat
Time: 7:30pm
Place: Woodstock Centre Stoke Primary School Marin Road Stoke, Nelson
Contact: Diane Renwick, President

6: Patchin' Friends

Meeting: 2nd Wed
Time: 10am - 3pm
Place: Elephant House, Harihari (West Coast)
Contact: Alwyn Friend Ph: 03-753-4147

7: Quilters & Patchworkeres of Otago

Meeting: 2nd Thurs
Time: 7:30pm
Place: Bowls Dunedin Club, Lower Union St, Dunedin

8: Quilts & Friends

Meeting: 1st & 3rd Wed; 2nd Sat
Time: 7pm - 9pm; 9:30am - 4pm
Place: Methodist Church Hall, Baring Square (behind Town Clock), Ashburton
Contact: Marie