News & Events

3 April 2019

Visit to historic cottage in Upper Hutt

In March 2019, the Wellington Branch of NZ Founders visited Isabel's historic cottage in Upper Hutt.

27 November 2018

Wellington Founders Garden lunch

Members of the branch gathered in Hataitai, where the family of one of our members continues to live since 1891. We wandered through the interesting garden before listening to a talk on family history and enjoyed the lunch and social occasion together.

27 July 2018

Recent Events in Wellington Branch

Wellington Branch recently held its AGM and had visits to Parliament and the Wellington City Archives.

19 July 2017

Wellington Branch meeting - Wellington City Archives

Wellington Founders held an interesting lunch meeting on July 3rd with our speaker Adrian Humphris from Wellington City Archives. 
30 May 2017

Wellington Branch recent meetings

Wellington Branch held a luncheon meeting on the 6th of March 2017. The speaker was Margaret Hurst an experienced librarian from the Family History section of the National Library. She gave us an interesting and informative talk about her work and enlightened our members about the resources available to researchers. 

Wellington Branch held their 2017 Annual General Meeting on the 1st of May. Ruth Gotlieb spoke enthusiastically to us about the various committees she had worked on while a Wellington Council member. Every one enjoyed her company and the socialising over lunch.