Auckland Libraries: Auckland Family History Expo 2018

Auckland Family History Expo 2018

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 Friday 10 August to Sunday 12 August 2018 at the Fickling Convention Centre , 546 Mt Albert Rd, Three Kings.

We open with a reception on Friday 10 August to welcome everyone, including our international guest speakers and our exhibitors. Tickets to the opening reception are at $15 each. RSVP to book.

Take advantage of our free seminars and computer-based tutorials on Saturday 11 August and Sunday 12 August. Book on the day for tutorials.

Download the Family History Expo 2018 programme

Text version of the programme

Event information

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. 


  • Ancestry
  • ArchivesNZ
  • Auckland Libraries
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum ADU
  • Beehive Books/HOG Tours
  • Chinese Poll Tax Trust
  • FamilySearch
  • FamNet/Jazz Software
  • Family Tree DNA
  • Guild of One Name Studies 
  • Head to Head Productions
  • Indian genealogy
  • Research West 
  • Memories In Time
  • Mentis
  • MyHeritage
  • New Zealand Fencible Society Inc
  • New Zealand Micrographics/Recollect
  • New Zealand Society of Genealogists Inc. and NZSG Interest Groups
  • NZ Military History Society
  • Wales – New Zealand Family History Society


Thank you to all our sponsors who provided financial support and raffle prizes:, Auckland Council, FamilySearch, Genealogical Computing Group, LivingDNA, MyHeritage and Puketāpapa Local Board.

Auckland Family History Expo 2018 sponsor logos

Auckland Family History Expo 2018 sponsors