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New book published

Educating for Sustainability in Primary Schools: Teaching for the Future. Education for sustainability should be a key priority in today’s schools, as our society seeks to find a balance between environmental, social, cultural, political and economic imperatives that affect our future. Young children will become the next generation of adults, so it is vital that… More


Why join?

Becoming a part of our 350-member strong organisation will allow you to have a voice in the future of environmental education in New Zealand.  Our members come from a variety of backgrounds, but they all have a common interest in building stronger environmental education opportunities across all sectors of society.

Environmental education that is not just “in” but also “for” the environment.

Our work:

  • providing a network for building relationships to share information and resources;
  • producing a regular e-newsletter;
  • co-ordinating national Seaweek events;
  • delivering a stimulating national biennial conference;
  • supporting and providing local workshops and other events;
  • advising on environmental education and education for sustainability issues;
  • actively participating in a number of initiatives including the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development;
  • advocating for the environment recognising it is inextricably linked with social, cultural and economic aspects of sustainability.

Membership in NZAEE entitles you to:

  • national and branch information and updates;
  • a newsletter that keeps you up-to-date on environmental education news and events;
  • discounted entry to NZAEE conferences and workshops;
  • access to a national network of environmental educators.

Join us! To become a member, complete our online membership form

Or open a membership form below, complete and email it to: nzaeecontact@gmail.com
Or print and apply by post: NZAEE, 31 Galbraith Street, Waihi, 3610, New Zealand

General  membership  invoice

If you are renewing your membership by direct credit, please use your full name as a reference.

Membership types

Student/low wage ($25.00):

For the student or individual (not working full time or on a low wage), this membership still allows you to contribute to the organisation supporting its mission and objectives.  (The mission and objectives are in our constitution.  You can download this from the ‘About Us’ webpage.)  Low wage is considered earnings of $24,000.00 or less per year.

Individual ($50.00):

The individual membership provides a 12month membership where you can enjoy the benefits of local and national networking.

Non-governmental organisation/School/Not-for-profit ($50.00):

A membership for schools and small non-profit organisations, this membership types allows up to two nominees.

Corporate ($500.00):

For the corporate business, central, regional and local government this membership allows up to 10 memberships.

Stakeholder ($1000.00):

This membership gives organisations with the option of providing additional support and building a closer alignment with NZAEE, its mission and objectives.

Complete the online application form.  New members must submit the application form.

If you are renewing your membership by direct credit, please use your full name as a reference.