Auckland Libraries: Auckland Family History Expo 2020

Auckland Family History Expo 2020

Tāmaki Huinga Tātai Kōrero

Auckland Libraries and the Genealogical Computing Group  proudly present a weekend-long event covering a wide range of topics on researching genealogy and family history.

Join us on Saturday 8 August to Sunday 9 August 2020 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 8 August and Sunday 9 August.

Venue information

Fickling Convention Centre is adjacent to Three Kings Reserve and has plenty of off-street parking. This multi-functional venue is wheelchair-friendly and has accessible toilets. 

Please note: The carpark around the Convention Centre is half the size it was last year. If you are able-bodied then public transport or off street parking in surrounding streets is suggested.


  • Alexander Turnbull/National Library of New Zealand/Papers Past
  • Ancestry
  • Auckland Libraries
  • Beehive Books / Hooked on Genealogy
  • FamilySearch
  • FamilyTree DNA
  • FamNet
  • FIBIS (Families of British India Society)
  • Guild of One Name Studies 
  • Legacy Family Tree Webinars
  • Memories In Time
  • Mentis and Family Tree Maker
  • MyHeritage
  • National Army Museum (Kippenberger Research Library)
  • New Zealand Society of Genealogists Inc. and interest groups:
    • English Interest Group
    • Māori Interest Group
    • Irish Interest Group
    • Pacific Islands Interest Group
    • Scottish Interest Group
  • Wales – New Zealand Family History Society


Thank you to all our sponsors who donated raffle prizes: 

Ancestry , MyHeritage , Calico Pie/Family Historian , Deceased OnLine , English Interest Group of the NZSG , Family Tree UK Legacy Family Tree Webinars Māori Interest Group of the NZSG , Memories in Time , NZ Society of Genealogists , and Moorshead Magazines Ltd. Canada .

If you want to donate a raffle prize, please email us.

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

Alexander Turnbull/National Library, AncestryAU, Auckland Council Libraries, FamilySearch, Genealogical Computing Group of NZ Society of Genealogists, MyHeritage, New Zealand Society of Genealogists, Puketāpapa Local Board – Auckland Council

Auckland Family History Expo 2020 sponsor logos

Auckland Family History Expo 2020 sponsors

Ancestry is a Platinum Sponsor of the Auckland Family History Expo and the Christchurch Family History Expo that will be held on Friday 14 and 15 August in Tūranga Library, Christchurch.

Auckland Libraries:Auckland Family History Expo 2020 A weekend-long event related to researching genealogy and family history