Auckland Libraries: Auckland Family History Expo 2019

Auckland Family History Expo 2019

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 9 August to Sunday 11 August 2019 at the Fickling Convention Centre , 546 Mt Albert Rd, Three Kings.

We open with a reception on Friday 9 August from 5pm to welcome everyone, including our international guest speakers and our exhibitors. Tickets to the opening reception are $15 each.

Take advantage of our free seminars, from beginner to advanced, computer-based tutorials, ask-an-expert sessions and research assistance on Saturday 10 August and Sunday 11 August. Book on the day for tutorials.

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
  • Archives New Zealand
  • Auckland Libraries
  • FamilySearch
  • FamilyTree DNA
  • FamNet
  • guideLINES Genealogical Services
  • Guild of One Name Studies 
  • Head to Head Productions (Living Family Histories Ltd)
  • Hooked on Genealogy Tours/Let's Research/Beehive Books
  • Memories In Time
  • Mentis
  • MyHeritage
  • National Army Museum (Kippenberger Research Library)
  • National Library of New Zealand/Alexander Turnbull/PapersPast
  • New Zealand Chinese Genealogy Group
  • New Zealand Fencible Society 
  • New Zealand Society of Genealogists Inc. and interest groups:
    • English Interest Group
    • Pacific Islands Interest Group
    • Māori Interest Group
    • Scottish Interest Group
  • NZ Micrographics
  • Ted Gilberd Literary Trust
  • Wales – New Zealand Family History Society

Our sponsors to date

Thank you to all our sponsors who provided financial support and raffle prizes:, Auckland Council, FamilySearch, Genealogical Computing Group, MyHeritage and NZ Micrographics.

Auckland Family History Expo 2019 sponsor logos

Auckland Family History Expo 2019 sponsors