Auckland Libraries: Auckland Family History Expo 2023

Auckland Family History Expo 2023

Tāmaki Huinga Tātai Kōrero

Auckland Libraries and the Genealogical Computing Group  (an interest group of the NZ Society of Genealogists) proudly present a weekend-long event covering a wide range of topics on researching genealogy and family history.

Join us on Friday 11 August to Sunday 13 August 2023 at the Fickling Convention Centre , 546 Mt Albert Rd, Three Kings.

Take advantage of our free seminars, from beginner to advanced, computer-based tutorials, ask-an-expert sessions and research assistance on Saturday 12 August and Sunday 13 August. No booking required. Bring your laptops to take full advantage of the workshops and tutorials.

Our international guest speakers will be joining us virtually via Zoom. Our New Zealand speakers will join us in person.

Speakers and sessions

Programme information for Saturday 12 August and Sunday 13 August will be announced soon.

Venue information

Fickling Convention Centre is adjacent to Three Kings Reserve and has some on-street parking on Mt Albert Rd and in side streets. If you are able-bodied we suggest public transport or street parking in surrounding streets. This multi-functional venue is wheelchair-friendly and has accessible toilets.

Over the weekend there will be a coffee van with snacks onsite. There are a couple of cafes and a supermarket nearby, but you may wish to bring a packed lunch with you.

Raffles: Three tickets for $5 – prizes include subscriptions to your favourite genealogy websites, DNA kits, magazine subscriptions, membership fees, and research tools and services.



The Auckland Family History Expo would not be possible without the financial support of our fabulous sponsors: 

Would you like to sponsor or donate raffle prizes?

The Auckland Family History Expo committee is still calling for expressions of interest from potential sponsors and raffle donors.

Please contact us if you want to support our Expo with financial sponsorship or by donating a raffle prize. Send an email to

Raffle donors to date

Thank you to our sponsors

Ancestry is the proud platinum sponsor of the 2023 Auckland Family History Expo.

FamilyTree Maker, Genealogical Computing Group and Auckland Council are gold sponsors of the Auckland Family History Expo.

Auckland Libraries:Auckland Family History Expo 2023 A weekend-long event related to researching genealogy and family history