Auckland Festival of Quilts

Our premier event is the Auckland Festival of Quilts (formerly Calico Christmas™), the annual quilt show of the Auckland Quilt Guild. This is our opportunity to share our work with the public at large.

The 2017 show has been and gone and what a fabulous show!

CLICK HERE  to view the prize winners at Festival of Quilts 2017.

Pencil in the dates for 2018.

Auckland Netball Centre
7 Allison Ferguson Drive,  St Johns, Auckland

Friday 2 November 2018, 10am – 4pm
Saturday 3 November 2018, 10am – 4pm
Sunday 4 November 2018, 10am – 4pm

Entry: $12 per entry.

Download the Conditions of Entry and Quilts Sizes and Categories for the 2017 Festival of Quilts
AFQ Entry Form 2017

AFQ 2017 Conditions of Entry v3

AFQ 2017 Quilt Sizes & Categories V2

Auckland Festival of Quilts and AQG are very appreciative of the wonderful support given by our prize sponsors at Auckland Festival of Quilts 2016.

Check out the gallery for the previous winners of Festival of Quilts

Click here to view images of the 2016 Auckland Festival of Quilts winners and quilts

Click here to view images of the 2015 Auckland Festival of Quilts winners and quilts.

Guild Members’ Sale Table

During Festival of Quilts the Quilt Guild operates a Sales Table where Members’ items can be sold on your behalf. These could be quilt tops, finished quilts, toys & other patchwork or embellished items. The Guild takes no commission on goods sold.


You will find the relevant form in the Guild Newsletter closer to the Festival of Quilts date for 2018

Guild members shall be responsible for insuring their own sale items.


Please print clearly, write in your Guild membership No. and sign the form and bring it to the October meeting with your sales items.

If you have any questions please contact any of the ladies below.

Justine Jones           Phone 521-1512         email.
Chris Behersing    Phone 535-9155           email
Ruthena Clement  Phone 525-1731            email