Central Division
Freemasonry employs the tools
and instruments of stonemasonry
to teach a system of morality, friendship,
and brotherly love, hence, the standard
emblem of Freemasonry is the square and
Webmaster (March 2017)
Freemasonry exists in various
forms all over the world, with a
membership estimated at around five
million (including approximately 480,000
in Great Britain and over two million in the
United States). There are more than 6,500
freemasons in New Zealand.
Webmaster (March 2017)
Over the last 30 odd years
freemasons in New Zealand have
donated over $4 million toward the
tertiary education of outstanding young
New Zealanders. This makes Freemasons
New Zealand one of the largest private
providers of tertiary scholarships.
Charity Administrator, Sheila Hicking (2015)
We have again gone out to the
Lodge Almoners with this year's
Widow's Gift. We distributed just under
3,500 gifts, encouraging the Almoners to
treat it as a "gift for no reason".
Freemasons Charity (2016)
Freemasons New Zealand has one of the best Masonic quarterly magazines in the world. Click below to read the latest edition.
Webmaster (March 2017)
Contrary to popular belief, the
Freemasons are not a secret
society. A Mason can freely tell people
they are a Mason. They just can’t reveal
the secrets of the order.
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Our Grand Master Comments
Be sure to keep abreast of the latest announcements from our Grand Master. View his comments page by clicking on the picture above.
5 March, 2018
Our Amazing Journey to Mars
An incredible clip showing the detail of how we got a 'science station' to Mars. It amazes me that they thought of everything. Click on the picture above to view.
As our Grand Master remembers 50 years of the Roskill Chapel, this edition, 50 years ago covers the Governor General opening the Chapel. Click on the picture above to start.
New Zealand Craftsman from March, 1968
5 March, 2018
5 March, 2018
New Zealand Craftsman from March, 1918
A look back at what was topical 100 years ago. In this edition the editor laments the decision for Grand Lodge Office to be permanently domiciled in Wellington.
5 March, 2018