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.






  • September 9, 2021

Message from the ARANZ President about 2020-21 AGM

Change of meeting format for the 2020-2021 ARANZ AGM 24 September 2021

With Auckland still at Level 4 and the rest of the country being in “Delta Level 2”, the Council has decided to hold an online-only AGM via Zoom. Please details of the Zoom meeting below. 

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  • September 2, 2021

ARANZ Central Districts Branch AGM

UPDATED - ARANZ Central Districts Branch AGM

Central Districts Branch AGM
Thursday, 2nd September 2021
2:00pm til 3pm
Digital AGM via Google Meet (Link: For best results, please sign in using your GMail/Google account and Chrome Browser.
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  • August 31, 2021

ARANZ Otago/Southland Branch AGM

UPDATED - ARANZ Otago/Southland Branch AGM

Otago/Southland Branch AGM
Tuesday, 31st August 2021
5:30pm onwards
Digital AGM via Zoom. Please e-mail for sign in details
Speaker: Rachel Hurd - Experiences with Recollect
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  • August 25, 2021

Passing of Sir Michael Cullen (1945-2021)

Passing of Sir Michael Cullen (1945-2021)

The death on 19 August 2021 of Sir Michael Cullen has sadly ended a lifetime of passionate support for the 'archives cause'. To his family, ARANZ expresses its sincere condolences. Kua hinga te tōtara i Te Waonui a Tāne.

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  • August 17, 2021

ARANZ Wellington Branch AGM

ARANZ Wellington Branch AGM

Wellington Branch AGM
Tuesday, 17th August 2021 
National Library of New Zealand - Programmes Room
70 Molesworth Street, Thorndon, Wellington
From 5:00pm onwards
Speaker: TBC
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