Kia ora! Welcome to the page of www.5G.org.nz that lists 5G-related events for New Zealand, generally posted in order of date.
This page will feature both relevant events that are taking place in NZ, as well as online events that include relevant content. It will include information about events that are not necessarily organised by the 5G Free New Zealand campaign but may be of interest to supporters of a 5G Free NZ because the events includes information about 5G and/or health or privacy issues relating to wireless technology or the Internet of Things (IoT).
If you are organising a 5G-related event, please email us through the Contact Form with all the details of your event so we have the option of listing it on this page of the site. Thank you.
NB: Please note that the 5G Free NZ FB page often has information about upcoming events prior to information being posted on this website so please like and follow this page if you are on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/5GFreeNewZealand/ Thank you.
Prof. Dariusz Leszczynski visted New Zealand in the second half of November 2019 and delivered public lectures on the 5G issue. A huge thank you to all our supporters who donated money and the volunteers who contributed so much time to make this visit a success. You can find slides and footage of his presentations at the following link: https://betweenrockandhardplace.wordpress.com/2019/12/27/video-of-leszczynski-lecture-in-nelson-new-zealand/ and the interview at this lecture is also well worth watching: https://www.nzptv.org.nz/videos/is-5g-safe
Due to the COVID-19 lockdown of New Zealand there are no events currently planned. This page will be updated when there are more events scheduled.
Recent past events
Waiheke Island: Thursday 13 February 2020
5G-Free Waiheke are have organised for David Holden to give a public talk on 5G at the Ostend Memorial Hall at 7 PM Thursday February 13 7 PM Thursday February 13 David Holden is knowledgeable about 5G and a good public speaker so this event will be well worth attending. Here are the deatils – please SHARE with friends and family on Waiheke to remind them to attend. Thank you.
David Holden will be speaking at 7 PM Thursday February 13, at the Ostend Memorial Hall on the biological effects of wireless radiation.
David’s talk is a community education project of 5G-Free Waiheke. Learn more at Facebook: 5G-Free Waiheke: https://www.facebook.com/groups/5gfreewaiheke/
North Auckland Region 5G Information Evenings: February 20 and 27 2020 and March 12 2020
These are FREE community information meetings.
Thursdays 20 and 27 February @ Dairy Flat Community Hall, Postman Rd from 7 PM to 9 PM
Thursday 12 March @ Albany Village Library from 7 PM to 9 PM.
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2020/02/13/north-auckland-region-5g-information-evenings-february-and-march-2020/
Christchurch: Andrew Lewis 5G lecture Tuesday 25 February 2020
Back by popular demand! Pharmacist (retired), homeopath and author Andrew Lewis will deliver a free public lecture titled “5G: Technological Utopia or Biological Catastrophe” on Tuesday 25 February 2020
The venue for the lecture is Opawa Community Church, 158 Opawa Rd (on the corner with Aynsley Terrace), Hillsborough, Christchurch The event begins promptly at 7 PM. Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2020/02/11/christchurch-andrew-lewis-5g-lecture-tuesday-25-february-2020/
New Zealand joined the Global Protests Against 5G on Saturday 25 January 2020.
There are peaceful protests and other events planned for many parts of New Zealand. Please see the link below for details of those protests that have been scheduled to date:
Wellington area: 5G Free in the Park – Sunday 19 January 2020
The “5G Free in the Park” series of events are meet-up family friendly social events in which New Zealanders can celebrate the parts of NZ that are 5G Free.
Full details are at the following link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/10/5g-free-in-the-park/
Kaitaia – Public meeting on Monday 20 January
A public meeting on the 5G issue will take place on Monday 20 January in Kaitaia. Here is the link with all the details: https://www.5g.org.nz/2020/01/12/kaitaia-public-meeting-on-5g-on-20-january-2020/
Christchurch: Talk on 23 January 2020
Please see this link for details:
Saturday 25 January 2020 – NZ joins global protests against 5G
Please click on the link below to see all the events listed!
Events held in 2019
Dunedin: 5G talk on Sunday 1 December
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/24/dunedin-free-public-lecture-on-5g-on-sunday-december-1-2019/
Oamaru Region lecture by Andrew and Sue Lewis Tuesday December 3 2019
The talk begins at 7 PM and the venue is the Brydone Hotel, Moeraki and Lindis room. Here’s the link to share: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/30/5g-presentation-in-oamaru-tuesday-december-3/
Taranaki Community Meeting on 5G Wednesday 4 December 2019
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/18/taranaki-community-meeting-on-5g-wednesday-4-december-2019/
Auckland: 5G Free Free Peaceful Placard Protest Thursday December 5 2019
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/24/5g-free-peaceful-placard-protest-thursday-december-5-2019/
Gisborne: 5G Apocalypse film screening plus Q&A with Sue Grey on Sunday 8 December 2019
For details, please see this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/30/gisborne-5g-apocalypse-film-screening-plus-qa-with-sue-grey-on-sunday-8-december-2019/
Wellington area: Sunday 8 December 2019 – 5G Free in the Park
The “5G Free in the Park” series of events are meet-up family friendly social events in which New Zealanders can celebrate NZ’s 5G Free status.
Te Awamutu 5G meeting Wednesday December 11, 2019
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/25/te-awamutu-5g-meeting-wednesday-december-11-2019/
Wellington area: 5G Free in the Park series of events Sunday 20 October 2019, Sunday 17 November 2019, Sunday 8 December 2019 and Sunday 19 January 2020
The “5G Free in the Park” series of events are meet-up family friendly social events in which New Zealanders can celebrate NZ’s 5G Free status.
The dates are Sunday, 20 October 2019, Sunday 17 November 2019, Sunday 8 December 2019, and Sunday 19 January 2020. Full details are at the following link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/10/5g-free-in-the-park/
NB: Past events are listed because it allows you to find out what has been going on in your area if you are new to the 5G issue and can help you connect with the organisers, if you would like to help with future events. (If organisers’ contact details are not available via the relevant event link, please try to this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/08/17/local-groups-working-on-the-5g-issue/ )
Also, if there is a video available for a past event, it may be with the listing below.
5G talk in Invercargill Friday 29 November 2019
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/24/5g-talk-in-invercargill-friday-29-november-2019/
Nelson lecture by Professor Dariusz Leszczynski (PhD, DSc) Friday November 29, 2019
NB: Prof. Leszczynski’s Nelson lecture was filmed and this website will be updated when the footage is available.
Wellington lecture by Professor Dariusz Leszczynski (PhD, DSc) Wednesday November 27, 2019
Alexandra: 5G talk by Andrew and Sue Lewis with lawyer Sue Grey Tuesday 26 November
The talk is at “The Cellar Door” on the Main Road in Alexandra and starts at 6.30.
Hawkes Bay lecture by Professor Dariusz Leszczynski (PhD, DSc) Sunday November 24, 2019
Please see the following link for details: ttps://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/08/professor-dariusz-leszczynski-to-speak-in-the-hawkes-bay-sunday-24-november-2019/
Christchurch: Free public lecture on 5G Saturday November 23
Please see the following link for details: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/08/free-lecture-on-5g-in-christchurch-saturday-november-23-2019/
Whangarei: Lawyer Sue Grey to speak at a public meeting on 5G Wednesday November 20, 2019
Full details are at the following link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/13/lawyer-sue-grey-to-speak-in-whangarei-on-wednesday-20-november/
Otago: Public meeting on 5G in Kakanui on Tuesday November 19, 2019
Please see the following link for details: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/12/public-meeting-on-5g-in-kakanui-otago-on-tuesday-november-19/
Auckland lecture by Professor Dariusz Leszczynski (PhD, DSc) Tuesday November 19, 2019
Please see the following link for details: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/11/05/professor-dariusz-leszczynski-to-speak-in-auckland-on-tuesday-19th-november
Wellington area: 5G Free in the Park Sunday 17 November 2019
The “5G Free in the Park” series of events are meet-up family friendly social events in which New Zealanders can celebrate NZ’s 5G Free status. The dates are Sunday, 20 October 2019, Sunday 17 November 2019, Sunday 8 December 2019, and Sunday 19 January 2020. Full details are at the following link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/10/5g-free-in-the-park/
Auckland: Public meeting in Takapuna Monday 11 November 2019:
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/21/stop-5g-on-the-shore-public-meeting-in-takapuna-monday-november-11-2019/
Arrowtown-Queenstown Public Meeting on 5G on Sunday 10 November 2019
A public meeting on the 5G issue was organised by the new Arrowtown-Queenstown 5G Free New Zealand group for Sunday November 10. Full details are the link below: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/30/arrowtown-queenstown-public-meeting-on-5g-on-sunday-10-november-2019/
Tauranga 5G meeting
There was a public meeting in Tauranga on 5G on the afternoon of Sunday 10 November. Please see the link below for details:
Oamaru Public Meeting on 5G Thursday 7 November
A public meeting on the 5G issue has been organised in Oamaru on Thursday November 7. Full details are the link below: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/30/oamaru-public-meeting-on-5g-thursday-7-november/
Christchurch: Free Lecture on 5G Saturday 26th October 2019:
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/10/free-lecture-on-5g-in-christchurch-saturday-26-october-2019/
Takaka, Golden Bay: Talk by lawyer Sue Grey about 5G Wednesday 23 October 2019
Lawyer Sue Grey gave a presentation on 5G in Golden Bay on Wednesday 23 October 2019 from 7 PM – 9 PM at the Takaka Senior Citizens Hall, Commercial Street, Takaka, Golden Bay. Please see the event link below for full details, thank you.
Auckland: Stop 5G Placard Protest – Wednesday 23, October 2019
A Stop 5G placard protest was organised for 11.30 AM until 2 PM on Wednesday 23 October outside Vodafone’s offices on Auckland’s North Shore. Full details (and some photos from the protest) are at the following link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/04/stop-5g-placard-protest-auckland-wednesday-23-october-2019/
NB: Future protests will be listed on https://www.5g.org.nz/events/ as they are organised.
Paraparaumu: 5G talk at the Paraparaumu Library Tuesday 22 October 2019
There was a talk on the subject of 5G awareness on the Kapiti Coast on 22 October 2019.
Andy Hooley from www.earthwaves.co.nz gave a presentation on the subject on the 22nd October at the Paraparaumu Library at 7pm.
Here is the link for the event: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/10/04/5g-talk-at-the-paraparaumu-library-22-october-2019/
5G Free Warkworth at the Kowhai Festival on Sunday 13th October
5G Free Warkworth was be at the 2019 Kowhai Festival in Warkworth from 9am Sunday 13 October 2019. (This was the 50th Golden Anniversary of the Kowhai Festival.)
The festival is held in Warkworth’s main streets, Queen St and Baxter St. It draws huge crowds and therefore heavy traffic and parking is at a premium. Visitors need to park around the surrounding streets and walk into the town.
The 5G Free stall was a red gazebo with banner suspended high up across the front and situated outside Paper Plus car park in Queen St, almost opposite Arcadia Health Shop. The stall will run from 8 AM to 3 PM.
If you could not make Sunday’s event you can make contact with the team via their FB page which is accessible via this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/08/17/local-groups-working-on-the-5g-issue/
West Auckland screening of Generation Zapped Wednesday 9th October 2019
Please see the following link for details: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/09/09/generation-zapped-to-screen-in-west-auckland-on-9th-october-2019/
Golden Bay: 5G information evening Wednesday 9 October 2019
Waiheke Island: 5G-related art exhibit opening Saturday October 5, 2019
5G Free Waitakere Information Stall in Titirangi on 2 October
5G FREE Waitakere stall on 2nd October Wednesday 11:30-1:30 Titirangi Village (Weather permitting)
This is a free community education service for the Halt 5G NZ Petition, and provide information about the dangers of 5G,
Sue Grey talk about 5G in Taupo on 1 October 2019
Do you live in or near Taupo? If so please note that lawyer Sue Grey will be giving a talk on 5G o’clock on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 6 PM – 8 PM. The venue is Raw Balance, 45 Oruanui Street, Taupo, New Zealand 3330
A video of the talk may be seen at the link: https://www.facebook.com/rawbalancenz/videos/1955257041243884/UzpfSTE5NzMyMTA3MjI3NDYzMjk6MjU0MDEyOTA2NjA1NDQ4OQ/
The FB page for the event is below.
5G Public Awareness Meeting in Nelson – September 29, 2019
A Public Awareness Meeting focusing on the following topic “5G Impacts on Health, the Nelson Community and Society” will be held on Sunday the 29th of September at The Nelson Centre of Arts (NCMA – formerly The Nelson School of Music). With guest speakers, visual presentations, questions and discussion to arrive at a thorough understanding and an action plan. Starting at 2:00pm.
5G Free West Auckland Information Stall in Titirangi on 29 September
On Sunday 29th September. 5G FREE West Auckland and Aotearoa will have an Information/petition stall from 10:30am –1:30 at the Titirangi Market (on South Titirangi Rd). This is a great way to connect with other people who are working for a 5G Free New Zealand so please come along if you can and let friends in Auckland know about this event. Thank you.
5G Public Awareness Meeting in Tauirua (Coromandel Peninsula) on September 29, 2019
Piha West Auckland Meet the Candidates Meeting, September 25, 2019
Piha R & R has organised a meeting for Wednesday September 25th from 7-9pm at the Piha Bowling Club. More details are here: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/09/16/west-auckland-local-government-meet-the-candidates-events/
Orewa 5G Information Night Thursday September 26, 2019
Please see the following link for details: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/09/09/5g-information-night-in-orewa-thursday-september-26-2019/
Screening of Generation Zapped in Nelson – September 15, 2019
Sunday the 15th of September at 7:00pm…a screening of the excellent documentary Generation Zapped at the Suter Gallery Theatre. Refreshments available in foyer from 6:00pm. There will be an EMF/5G questions and discussion session directly following film. Please diary date this event if you are in or near Nelson. Thank you. (If you missed this event but would like to connect with the Nelson team you will find their details listed at the following link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/08/17/local-groups-working-on-the-5g-issue/)
Meeting on 5G in West Auckland May 27, 2019
A meeting in West Auckland on the 5G issue has been scheduled for 6.30 PM at the meeting room at the Glen Eden Public Library on Monday May 27.
If you can attend the meeting would like to be part of a West Auckland 5G action group, please RSVP your planned attendance via this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/contact/ Thank you.
Talk on electromagnetic radiation and health in Palmerston North on April 28, 2019
“Naturopath and Osteopath, Paul Hume, who is also a distributor for BluShield Products, is giving a 30 minute presentation on electromagnetic radiation and health on Palmerston North on Sunday April 28. For full details please see the link below: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/04/20/presentation-on-electromagnetic-radiation-and-health-in-palmerston-north-on-28-april-2019/
NZ Wellness and Anti-Ageing Tour to include 5G information
The tour begins on February 25 and will include presentations in Queenstown, Christchurch, Wellington, Auckland (North Shore), Auckland (East), Auckland (Central), Kerikeri, New Plymouth and Waiheke Island. Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/02/22/nz-wellness-and-anti-ageing-tour-to-include-5g-information/ or you can go to the Eventbrite link here:
Dr. Mary Redmayne to speak on digital devices and children’s health in Hawkes Bay on March 14
Full details for this talk may be found at this link https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/02/25/dr-mary-redmayne-to-speak-on-digital-devices-and-childrens-health-in-hawkes-bay-on-march-14/ or you can go to the Eventbrite link here:
Greater Brooklyn Residents Association will host a speaker on 5G on March 18
More details of this Wellington event may be found at the link below: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/02/28/greater-brooklyn-residents-association-to-host-speaker-on-5g/
NZ Premiere of documentary Generation Zapped coming up on March 29
Full details for this premier are at the link below: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/03/10/nz-premier-of-generation-zapped-coming-soon/
(NB: If you are interested in screening this excellent documentary in your community, please contact us via this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/contact/ )
Talk on health effects of EMF at Paraparaumu Library on April 16
Full details are at this link: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/03/14/talk-on-electromagnetic-fields-and-health-at-paraparaumu-library-on-april-16/
Green Planet FM features interview that covers 5G
The link to learn about the show (which is still available online) is here: https://www.5g.org.nz/2019/02/20/green-planet-fm-david-holden/
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