Wanganui Branch


Lynley Fowler

Deputy Chairperson

The position is currently vacant.


Myra Wall


Jill Clarke


Hugh Ramage - 40 Raine Street, Wanganui East 4500


Fees: $20 per member annually, $20 for Associate members

Monthly meetings held at various venues with speakers.

Meeting Dates

Usually the 4th Sunday of the month - February to November at 2pm.

Sunday 22nd March 2020

Wanganui Branch AGM - 2pm, St Andrews Church, Glasgow Street. Followed by Jilll Clarke talking about the history of the Margaret Watt Orphanage and her time there as a child.

Sunday 26th April 2020

Upokongaro to Papaiti Cycle Bridge - meeting at the Papaiti end at 2pm. Then proceeding to the crematorium at the Aramoho Cemetery to hear Daryl Andersen talking about the care of headstones.

Sunday 24th May 2020

Family Stories of the Pioneers - 2pm St Andrews Church, Glasgow Street.

Sunday 28th June 2020

Come for a glimpse into Maori daily life - 2pm St Andrews Church, Glasgow Street.

Sunday 26th July 2020

Take a trip to Turakina to visit their well-known Antique Shop - own transport arriving at 2pm.

Sunday 23rd August 2020

Join us for an open meeting as part of Wanganui's second history month featuring 'Mysteries at the Museum' - 2pm St Andrews Church, Glasgow Street. Door charge of $5 to cover costs.

Sunday 27th September 2020

Annual Birthday Party - 12.30pm Brick House Restaurant.

October 2020

To be determined

November 2020

We will celebrate the end of the year at Braemar House in Plymouth Street.