General information about the Fabians


  • The advancement of New Zealand Society through progressive education and debate.



  • We aim to change the intellectual climate by making progressive thinking commonplace.
  • We will be at the forefront of education and debate about progressive ideas and policy reforms.
  • Provide information to members to encourage progressive reforms and practice.

The Fabian Society is an independent membership-based policy forum that aims to provide a forum for education and debate on progressive policy priorities by providing quality events, publications and research.  Initially, we will focus on the fundamental requirement that New Zealand shapes a sustainable economic future for itself. Via a series of lectures and seminars, we will provide a forum for critiquing the prevailing economic orthodoxy and the advocacy of viable alternatives and reforms.