News

Panmure Roundabout Roadworks

If you are planning on visiting the Family Research Centre in April, be aware of major roadworks at the Panmure roundabout from 10pm 18 April to 5am 29 April.

The following roads that feed into the roundabout will be closed to any through traffic: Lagoon Drive, Potaka Lane, Jellicoe Rd, Ireland Rd, (left turn out of Ireland Rd onto the Ellerslie-Panmure Highway only).

FRC visitors will still be able to access Lagoon Drive via the eastern (Pakuranga) end.

 

 

NZSG Certificates Collection

Until June 2019, any enquiries for the Certificates Collection should be sent directly to June Stratford, 31 Mains Avenue, Whangarei 0112 after which normal service should resume.  Any enquiries posted to Francie recently will be passed on to June but unfortunately there will be  an unavoidable delay with these replies. 

 

In the News

Gill Knox Reunites Family With Keepsake

A signet ring belonging to a New Zealand pilot who died in a secret World War II mission was returned to his relatives after almost 75 years, thanks to some detective work by NZSG Director Gill Knox. The Freemasons ring worn by Flying Officer Leonard Kilgour was presented to his nephew recently. Kilgour's nephew Warren Gibbons is pictured with Gill Knox. Read the full story on Stuff.

Hawera Branch

The NZSG Hawera Branch has been in the news. The Taranaki Star reporting here on Hawera's annual book fair with our own Board member Jillian Williams featured.