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- Celebrating International Archives Day - Display at Dunedin Public Library 5 June-10 June
- Otago Information and Records Management Group
- Records and Information Management Get Together - 15 November Dunedin
- Vogel Street Party - 14 October
- AGM EVENT 8 August 2017 Annual Report 2017
- AGM 2016
- Branch Committee 2017-18
- AGM Minutes and Reports
Celebrating International Archives Day - Display at Dunedin Public Library 5 June-10 June
Otago Information and Records Management Group
This group is set up for the Otago/Southland community of Information professionals. It is an initiative of ARANZ Otago/Southland but all are welcome.
Please contact Catherine Barriga at firstname.lastname@example.org
Records and Information Management Get Together - 15 November Dunedin
Members of the ARANZ Otago/Southland branch are keen to test the waters and see if there is any interest to develop Information and records management content/meetings/discussions in Otago/Southland to better support the members that work in that area. This is a casual get together where people can meet and discuss thoughts around networking, continuous learning, brainstorming solutions, learning from each other etc.
If you know of any records people in Otago /Southland that are not yet ARANZ members, please pass this on.
If this is something that you would be interested in, please come along for an informal meeting at the Nova Café, Octagon on Wednesday 15th November at 5:30.
If you can’t attend but have ideas and are interested in this, please let Catherine know by e-mail. Contact or RSVP to Catherine at email@example.com
Vogel Street Party - 14 October
|Photo credit - Paul S Allen|
|AGM EVENT 8 August 2017|
ARANZ Otago and Southland Branch AGM - 8 August 2017
|You are invited to...|
The Otago/Southland Branch AGM was held at Archives New Zealand, Dunedin on 14 September 2016. The 2016/2017 committee was voted in with a number of new faces, and author David Still gave a very interesting talk about the history of the Waipori Goldfields.
On 1 December 2016 the branch celebrated the 40th anniversary of ARANZ at a function held at Dunedin Public Library. Peter Miller introduced a panel of three speakers who spoke about their experiences and reminiscences over the 40 years since the Association’s inception. Stuart Strachan talked about establishing the Association both locally and nationally, setting up the Otago/Southland Branch, its role in the region and what it did in its first years. Eleanor Leckie told us about her time on the branch committee, what she saw as the purpose of ARANZ as a user, and activities which could help local researchers in the future. Finally, John Timmins spoke about his time on the Branch committee, his view on the purpose of ARANZ, its successes and failures and what he saw for the Branch's future. A slide show of photos of previous branch events ran in the background throughout the evening which was also a social event and took the place of our usual Christmas event.
The first committee meeting for 2017 will be held on Thursday 16 February, at which events for the coming year will be discussed.
|40th anniversary event|
Stuart Strachan cutting the 40th Anniversary cake.
The panel of speakers, John Timmins, Stuart Strachan and Eleanor Leckie, led by Peter Miller.
Branch Committee 2017-18
AGM Minutes and Reports
2016 Annual General Meeting Minutes (PDF 279KB) - unconfirmed
2016 Annual Report (PDF 376KB)
2016 Financial Report (PDF 68KB)
2016 AGM Agenda (PDF 170KB)
Previous Minutes and Reports are available in ARANZ Archive