Genealogy Classes

Genealogy at the library

Genealogy at the library

Christmas break:

The Pāpāmoa Library genealogy drop-in volunteers will be taking a break in December and January. The next drop-in session will be on Friday, 23 February 2024.

Need help with your genealogy research?

Call in at one of the Library Drop In Genealogy Help sessions hosted by local genealogy experts.

No booking necessary.

Bring along your laptop if you have one and any details you have already collected.

Tauranga Library

On the 2nd Tuesday of the month, from

10am – 12noon

In the Heritage and Research Room (He Puna Wananga), Tauranga Library (He Puna Manawa, 21 Devonport Road)


Morag Hughson
Phone: 022 185 3643

Joy Edmonds
Phone: 07 575 5820

Pāpāmoa Library

Last Friday of the month
10am-12 noon
Pāpāmoa Library
Please bring your own laptop.
Contact: Jenny Joyce Convenor 07-542 5243

Join a Local Genealogy Group

Tauranga Genealogy Informal Group

Meets second Saturday of month, from 1.30pm at Brain Watkins House, Corner Cameron Road and Elizabeth Street

Contact: Janet on 07 576 8835

Genealogy @ The Mount

An informal group which meets on the first Wednesday of the month, not at the library.

Enquiries to Joy Edmonds on 07 575 5820 or Ken Read on 07 575 6260

Pāpāmoa Family History Group

Meets second Monday of the month, from 9.30am to 2pm at Tohorā Room, Pāpāmoa Library

Related links

Genealogy assistance
National library family history research
New Zealand history genealogy links

Printable resources

We Relate: Te Aukaha resources

Researching your family tree and don’t know where else to look to find missing ancestors? Bring any information you have and let our experienced genealogist help.


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