Canterbury Genealogy

Welcome to the website of the Canterbury Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists.

Canterbury Branch SignAbout the Branch

The Canterbury Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists was started in 1968, and has experienced members willing to help you and give advice on your research.

Meetings are held twice a month from February-November on the second Thursday of the month at 7.30 pm, and the third Thursday of the month at 9.45 am.

We are located in the Parkview Community Lounge, 75 Queenspark Drive, Parklands. See our Branch Library page for library hours and key holdings.

For further information:

Postal Address:

NZSG Canterbury Branch
C/- M Kelso
156 Powells Road, R D 4
Christchurch 7674

Branch History

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Canterbury Branch of NZSG, Alan Tunnicliffe has compiled a book of the Branch history. The book is 80 pages, black and white with a coloured cover, and is available to purchase for $10.00 per copy. Details are available on our Branch History page.

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