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ARANZ Wellington

For any queries relating to the Wellington branch, please Email 

To access minutes that precede the ARANZ Wellington Branch 2021 AGM, please Email

Branch Committee


Kristina Siversen


Rata Holtslag


Dr Alison Day

Committee Member

Solifono Talo

Committee Member

Lenette Breytenbach

Committee Member

Chrissy Knight

Archives NZ Care Records definition released

Using your feedback, we’ve now published the care records definition. You can read both a detailed text version and a plain language summary on our website. There’s also information on why andRead more

2024 Conference

The Australian Society of Archivists (ASA), Archives & Records Association of NZ Te Huinga Mahara (ARANZ) and the Pacific Regional Branch of the International Council of ArchivesRead more

Active Archives

Place: Room M1.03, 1st Floor Function Room, Christchurch City Council Building, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch Central (behind Cafe) When: Wednesday, 28 February 2024, 10:00am til 3:30pm (w/socialRead more

Saints in Coffee Jars

The following information on this fabulous upcoming exhibition has been shared by Triona Doocey - Archivist for the Catholic Diocese of Christchurch. Please contact Triona with any questions -Read more

VUW Focus Group - Mātauranga Māori digital collections/archives in Aotearoa

Kia ora tatou, We are a research team based at the School of Information Management at Te Herenga Waka— Victoria University of Wellington, exploring how Māori users interact with mātaurangaRead more

Ulster Historical Foundation Geneaology Lecture Tour

The Ulster Historical Foundation is a non-profit organisation with a long established and reputable research and publishing history. Based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, the Foundation uses itsRead more

2024 Conference Call For Papers

ARANZ are excited to announce the opening of the call for contributions for the upcoming joint Australian Society of Archivists (ASA), Archives & Records Association of New Zealand Te Huinga MaharaRead more

ICA Student/EP Webinars

The International Council on Archives (ICA) is hosting a virtual seminar series in 2024 for student and new professionals to present at.  The series is organised by the ICA's New ProfessionalsRead more

National Library Service Hours Update

A message from Rachel Esson, Te Pouhuaki | National Librarian: Tēnā koutou, As valued colleagues, I am pleased to inform you that National Library’s regular service hours will be soon back inRead more

2024 Conference Annoucement

We are thrilled to announce the upcoming joint Australian Society of Archivists (ASA), Archives & Records Association of New Zealand Te Huinga Mahara (ARANZ), and Pacific Regional BranchRead more

Wellington Branch Party

  ARANZ Holiday Party 2023   As the end of the year draws near, we invite you to come grab a drink, play some games, and have a chat with fellow ARANZ Wellington Members.   When: Thursday, 30Read more

ARANZ Comms Role

Calling all communications experts! Your Council is seeking an outgoing individual that can connect with our members and other professional organisations. At present, ARANZ uses a number ofRead more