New Zealand Websites











All Blacks Past and Present 

Archives New Zealand - holds the archives of New Zealand government

Archway - NZ government site where you can find wills,  army records, divorce records, company records etc.

Auckland City Libraries - Heritage and Research

Auckland Museum Online Cenotaph - Online Cenotaph is a digital social space where you can share and contribute to the records of those who served for Aotearoa New Zealand

Auckland War Memorial Museum - search Collections Online

BDM Historical Records - search and order historical NZ Birth, Death & Marriage records

Black Caps Past and Present

Christchurch City Libraries - Family History Guide

Cyndi's List - New Zealand - a comprehensive, categorised and cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online

Digital NZ - millions of NZ items from the digital stores of libraries, museums, archives, communities and government

FamNet  (The Family History Network) - Where Kiwis Find Their Family, and Tell Their Stories

Goldminer's Database - search the names of 50,000 goldminers from the gold rushes of New Zealand

Helen's Page of New Zealand History - mainly (but not only) Wellington and Mid to Lower North Island

Kiwi Celts - list of all known cemeteries in New Zealand

Māori Land Online

Māori Land Court Minute Books Index 1865-1910

National Library of New Zealand

New Zealand Defence Force -  information about how to obtain service records for those who served in New Zealand forces in World War II

New Zealand Electronic Text Centre 

New Zealand History - explore the history of New Zealand's culture and society, politics and government, and the impact of war

New Zealand Museums

New Zealand Online Genealogical and Family History Research Sites

New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society

New Zealand Royal Honours

New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame

New Zealand War Graves

New Zealand Yesteryears - passenger shipping to New Zealand 1800-1900

NZSG Genealogical Computing Group

NZSG Maori Interest Group

Our Stuff - Denise and Peters Homepage large amount of information about early Wellington and it's people, passenger lists

Papers Past - Historic NZ Newspapers online

Polish History New Zealand

Recollect - West Coast New Zealand History

Soldiers of Empire - a database of soldiers who served in the New Zealand Land Wars 1860-1870

Te Ara New Zealand - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

The Community Archive - National Register of Archives and Manuscripts

The New Zealand Defence Force

The Prow - historical and cultural stories from Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough

The Treasury - Hauraki-Coromandel Research Center and Archive

Varcoe's New Zealand Marriages

Wellington City Libraries

Whakapapa Club- information on whakapapa,  how to work with whakapapa, resources for finding informaiton, indexes,  lists of names and links all pertaining to whakapapa - genealogy.

WW100 New Zealand - New Zealand's first World War Centenary