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2019 Auckland Family History Expo 9 - 11 August 2019

Auckland Libraries and the NZSG Genealogical Computing Group proudly present a weekend-long event covering a wide range of topics on researching genealogy, whakapapa and family history. Full information is available on the Auckland Libraries website.

Seminars • exhibitors • computer workshops • ask-an-expert sessions • research assistance • raffle prizes

International guest speakers

    Cyndi Ingle, US (CyndisList)
    Nick Barratt, UK (broadcaster/historian)
    Raymon Naisbitt, US, FamilySearch
    Jason Reeve, AncestryAU
    Russ Wilding, US, MyHeritage.

Local guest speakers

    Jan Gow QM FSG
    Andy Fenton
    Fiona Brooker
    Michelle Patient
    and more to be announced.


• Ancestry • Archives New Zealand • Auckland Libraries • FamilySearch • FamilyTree DNA FamNet • Guild of One Name Studies • Head to Head Productions • Hooked on Genealogy Tours/Beehive Books • Memories In Time • Mentis • MyHeritage • National Army Museum (Kippenberger Research Library • National Library of New Zealand/PapersPast • NZ Chinese Genealogy Group • NZ Fencible Society • NZ Society of Genealogists Inc • NZ Micrographics • Wales – NZ Family History Society
Our sponsors to date

Thank you to all our sponsors who are providing financial support and raffle prizes:, Auckland Council, FamilySearch, NZSG Genealogical Computing Group, MyHeritage and NZ Micrographics


    Friday 9 August 2019, 5pm - Sunday 11 August 2019, 6pm

        Opening-night event: Friday 9 August, 5pm-8.30pm
        Saturday 10 August, 8.30am-6pm
        Sunday 11 August, 8.30am-6pm


    Fickling Convention Centre, 546 Mount Albert Rd, Three Kings, Auckland


        Friday 9 August 5pm-8.30pm: Opening-night event: $15 per person by pre-paid booking (from 1 June)
        Saturday 10 August, 8.30am-6pm: Free – No booking required
        Sunday 11 August, 8.30am-6pm: Free – No booking required