The National Association of Woodworkers NZ Inc.

“Promoting, fostering and encouraging art and craft in wood”

The National Association of Woodworkers NZ Incorporated brings together both amateur and professional people from all over New Zealand who are skilled in working with wood.

Please note due to the covid 19 situation some of the above dates have been changed.

The dates quoted under the event page has the modified dates.

Safety Tips

Please have a look at these links for some useful safety tips.

Injury Reports

Please remember that the association is interested in any injury’s that occur in the works


The results of the Creative Wood Treeworkx competition for September 2020 are now available.

The Health and Safety pages have been updated and it is important for clubs to read this section.

See the work produced at the Hawkes Bay Turning Collaboration 2020

See the work produced at the Taranaki Woodcraft Festival 2019 in our gallery pages

The results for Kawerau 2019 are now available.

The Franklin Arts festival 2019

See the work produced at the 2019 Royal Easter Show on our

Check out the shop for the new NAW badge

The AGM minutes and Accounts are now available in the resources section.

Important new documents with regard to Health and Safety issues

Upcoming Events

  1. Neil Joynt Tour

    August 4 @ 8:00 am - October 10 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Taupo Jamboree

    October 2 @ 9:00 am - October 4 @ 3:00 pm
  3. NAW Annual General Meeting

    October 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  4. Participation 2020

    October 30 @ 8:00 am - November 1 @ 3:00 pm
  5. Waikato Guild 30 year anniversary

    October 31 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Publicize your event

If you have an event that you wish to publicize via the web site then please email the with the details
or select this link to supply the details.