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Poetry Magazines in New Zealand

Thanks to Joanna Preston.

BMP Press (on-line)On-line mag encourages local as well as international submissions. (406)
Deep South Department of English, University of Otago, P.O. Box 56, Dunedin.
All documents should be formatted for single sided A4 paper, double spaced. Contributions via mail should be submitted as hard copy, with an accompanying 3.5" double sided high density computer disk in ASCII or ASCII with HTML tags. The latter is preferred. Documents prepared with Word Processing packages (Microsoft Word or WordPerfect) should be submitted in Rich Text Format or RTF.
By Email Do not submit your work as an attachment - some mail packages do things differently to the ones we use - include it in the body of the mail message. In the case of short submissions, poetry for example, ASCII text is sufficient.
Fresh 6 Smith Crescent, Onehunga, Auckland 1006 Quarterly - February (deadline 15 December), May (15 March), August (15 June), Novemeber (15 September). NZ$25 for four issues within NZ, NZ$42 for o/s subscriptions. No more than 6 poems per submission.
Glottis: New Writing P.O. Box 6249, Dunedin Biannual. $18 for three issues.
JAAM (Just Another Art Movement) 26 Grant Road, Thorndon, Wellington  biannual - May, October. Subscriptions $24 for 3 issues
Landfall University of Otago Press, PO Box 56, Dunedin biannual - May, November (submission deadlines 10th January and 10th July each year). No more than 6 poems double spaced should have some relevance/connection to New Zealand.
subscriptions (two issues) New Zealand NZ$39.95 Australia A$30.00 rest of the world US$30.00
Southern Ocean Review P.O. Box 2143, Dunedin Quarterly - online and hard copy
Subscription rates: $NZ19.00, 2 issues, $NZ38.00, four issues, plus postage  (406)
Spin c/- Postal Agency, Ngakawau, Buller.
Editor changes with each issue - please check the website for details.
Published three times a year - March, July (haiku and short poems issue), November
Subscriptions: NZ$25 for three issues
Sport PO Box 11-806, Wellington Biannual - March, October
Subscriptions: NZ$27 for two issues. Overseas: NZ$37
Takahe PO Box 13 335, Christchurch Published two or three times per year. Contributions should be double spaced, preferably Ariel or Times font. Include covering letter
Subscriptions: New Zealand - $24 for 4 issues. Overseas - $NZ32 for 4 issues
Trout Brian Flaherty, University of Auckland Library, Private Bag 92019 Auckland.
Editor: Brian Flaherty
Online "occasional publication" for the poetry, prose, reviews, interviews, photography and artwork of or about New Zealand and/or Pacific writers and artists. Submissions from outside the Pacific Rim may occasionally be accepted. Hard copy submissions should be double spaced, email submissions as email text or HTML sourcecode. Submissions can be sent to:, or
TurbineOn-Line literary journal published annually.   (406)
Valley Micropress PO Box 48 002, Silverstream, Upper Hutt Published 10 times a year. Accepts reprints
Subscriptions $25 for 10 issues