About Us

Tauranga Photographic Society

About Us - Tauranga Photographic Society

About Us

Tauranga Photographic Society

Tauranga Photographic Society meets at the Arts & Craft Centre, 177 Elizabeth Street West, Tauranga, on the first and third Thursday of each month from February thru November with a start time of 7.30 pm.

First-time visitors on club nights will receive a 'Welcome Pack' which includes information on membership.

Our home page highlights what the Tauranga Photographic Society is all about Images!

Click here to see examples of individual members work, check out the galleries which highlight images from club competitions, club evaluations, photo challenges and images which have done well nationally & internationally in outside competitions.

The club organises monthly outings each year from February thru November, including GOYA and GOYA+

These are great social events that can even help you keep fit, if you don't stay in the cafe too long that is! Click here for details

The club has a Digital Audio Visual Group (that's computer slideshows) which meets approx bi-monthly and its members make, preview and discuss the ins and outs of AV's, with the intention of improving everyone's AV's in general and for entering into competitions.

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Every month from January to November the club produces a newsletter for its members. This newsletter has more detailed information on club events, evaluation results, items for sale, latest happenings and more. Note:- Newsletters are available to members only.

Tauranga Photographic Society is affiliated with the Photographic Society of New Zealand (PSNZ), and participates in the National Inter-club Competitions.

Club members can attend PSNZ National and Regional Conventions which are held in various parts of the country each year.

Tauranga hosted the Northern Regional Convention in October 2006 and hosted the very successfull 2015 National Convention and National Exhibition (NATEX). Click here for more Information on the PSNZ

If you have an interest in joining the Tauranga Photographic Society our membership fees are as follows -

Membership Subscriptions 2019:

Single $70.00 p.a. ($65.00 for PSNZ members)
Double / Family $130.00 p.a. ($120.00 for PSNZ members)
Student / Beneficiary $55.00 p.a. ($50.00 for PSNZ members)
(at the discretion of the Executive Committee)

Note: An additional $2.00 door fee is charged each night to cover supper and spot prizes etc.

We recommend visiting the club a couple of times prior to joining.

To join - Click here

Tauranga Photographic Society