Anthroposophy in New Zealand

Updates - Anthroposophical Society

Filter

Report from the AGM 2018

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Anthroposophical Society in NZ was held this year in Hastings. The weather may not have demonstrated Hawke's Bay at its finest, but the meeting was vibrant...

Visitors in 2019 – Save the Dates

Van James: 21 March - 7 April   Van James is chair of the Anthroposophical Society in Hawai'i, sits on the council of the Visual Arts Section of North America, edits Pacifica Journal and...

General Secretary Report August 2018

2019 marks one hundred years of Waldorf Education, it is also a hundred years since Rudolf Steiner devoted tremendous energy to what is often referred to as the Threefolding. The principle of...

General Secretary Report April 2018

A snowy landscape greeted me on my arrival in Switzerland, a surprise after the warm days of early spring. It was only a few days before it began to melt and with its departure the plants bent low...

HAVING A VOICE AT THE AGM

Every year at the Goetheanum Annual General Meeting, members are invited to vote on motions, the catch is that it is only possible to vote when you attend the AGM. For most members living in...

Meeting of the Council – Report

The first 2018 meeting of the Anthroposophical Society New Zealand Council was held in Hawke’s Bay on 8-9 February. On the Thursday evening 15 Hawke’s Bay members joined Council members at...

A week in Dornach

A report on important matters at the Goetheanum - 27 March 2018 As the plane came into its landing flight, the pilot announced ‘It’s 8am and light snow is falling in Zurich’. A few hours...

General Secretary Report November 2017

What we call the beginning is often the end And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from. T.S. ELIOT Today was the final of a run of meetings at the Goetheanum for...

Reflections on 2017 AS Conference

As this year’s conference ‘Echoes from the future – what is our response?’ closed, there was a definite mood of positive energy. As the participants departed, one turned and said, “this...

Conference Speaker: Mike Paku

One of our main speakers for the conference is Mike Paku. On behalf of the Society Jess Soutar Barron sat with Mike recently and shared conversation about his early years at the Freezing Works,...