News & Events

In this section we provide you with up-to-date information about conferences, training sessions, seminars, talks and exhibitions relating to archives and records keeping.

If you would like your archives or records related event added to the upcoming events calendar,  please send the relevant details to the ARANZ Webmaster. Note that it does not have to be an ARANZ associated event.






  • June 18, 2022

Virtual Workshop : Implementing Trauma-Informed Archival Practice

ASA #ArchivesAreYou Virtual Workshop - ARANZ members qualify for discounted rate

This workshop will consider how archives can use the principles of trauma-informed practice to provide a better service for all who use and engage with archives. Trauma-informed archival practice enables better connections with those who use archives, facilitates a reimagining about what archives can be for everyone; and challenges current models of archival work. It is aimed at anyone working in archives and across the broader GLAMR sector.

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  • May 23, 2022

Discover Recollect with Wellington City Archives and Massey University Archives

Join us for a Zoom presentation on the implementation and use of Recollect at two archives.

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  • May 20, 2022

Central Districts Branch Sole Archivists Day Out

Sole Archivists Day Out

Date:                   Wednesday 8 June 2022

Time:                   9:00am to 3:00pm

The Archives & Records Association of NZ: Central Districts Branch invites you to a day for sole archivists and volunteers who work with our archival heritage in small institutions.

This is your opportunity to tour four archives in Palmerston North and Feilding, view their latest projects and discuss your archival challenges.

For the full programme, click 'Read More' below.

We look forward to meeting you.

Spaces available for 15 people.

Please RSVP to Cindy Lilburn at email:


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  • April 19, 2022

Brown Bag Lunchtime Kōrero Online: Impacts of Covid-19 (Omicron) and Wellington Protest on Public/Community Service

Please join us for the first installment of a new ARANZ Lunchtime Kōrero series hosted by the Wellington ARANZ branch.

Date: Wednesday 27 April

Time: 12 – 12:45pm

Register here


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  • April 13, 2022

MoU with Open Polytechnic

10% discount on course fees for ARANZ Members

It is with pleasure that we can now announce that the Association has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Open Polytechnic. 

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