We encourage you to explore the great work being done by our affiliate organisations. If you’re interested in becoming an affiliate of the New Zealand Poetry Society, we’d love to hear from you and promote your work on this page. Email

Haiku NewZ

Haiku NewZ is a clearing house of information for haiku, senryu, tanka, etc poets and enthusiasts based in New Zealand and around the world. We:

  • provide a space for connection and education
  • promote haiku competitions, events, and publication opportunities
  • share poems, articles, and the insights of poets and enthusiasts.

We operate under the umbrella of the New Zealand Poetry Society, that generously hosts our website content for free.

Printable Reality

Printable Reality is all about connecting people through poetry by:

  • raising the profile of poetry, spoken word and performance poetry
  • supporting and promoting poets and artists
  • encouraging collaboration
  • … creating new, exciting poetic experiences using music, visuals, dance, film, theatre …

Printable Reality produces multimedia performances that have strong poetry/spoken word elements.

Local New Zealand poets perform their original work (and occasionally works of popular world famous poets) enhanced by a combination of music, dance and visuals.