See what Family History Expo events are happening on
Saturday 8 August, 9am to 6pm at the
Fickling Convention Centre .
Visit over 20 industry exhibitors dedicated to help you find your ancestors. The exhibition is open from
8.30am-6pm at the Hillsborough Room, lower ground floor of the Fickling Convention Centre.
If you are an absolute beginner, head over to the Research Assistance table at the Puketāpapa Room by the main entrance to help you get started.
All sessions are free. No need to book for seminars. Seats are on a first come first serve basis. Seminar rooms will be emptied out after each presentation.
Reserving seats is not allowed.
Booking is necessary for computer-based tutorials. Booking is only available on the day at the information desk. There are only 12 computers available for each tutorial, but you may also join in with your own laptop.
Bring the children: Join the storytimes and activities at the Whānau Family History Fun Corner in Mt Roskill Library at 11am and 2pm. Get an activity booklet and/or Whakapapa research guide, a colouring in table with a family Coat of Arms, a Family Tree to pin your finished work on.
Get a Quiz sheet from either the library or the information desk. Complete and return to the Whānau Family History Fun Corner in Mt Roskill Library for a prize.
For Day 2 sessions, see the Family History Expo 2020 Day 2.
Break for lunch at 1pm - 1.50pm
Visit our exhibitors in the Exhibition Hall (Hillsborough Room).
There will be a sponsor's raffle draw at 1.40pm.