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You have joined us at the web pages for the Hutt Valley Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists.  This site provides information for our branch members and also for anyone interested in researching their family history in the Hutt Valley area.

This is our Main Website.  These pages were created for viewing on a device with a bigger screen, such as a Notebook or desktop PC.

If you use a mobile device with a small screen, you can view a subset of these pages at our


Our Branch generally meets twice a month at the Petone Public Library meeting room, 7-11 Britannia Street, Petone.  Evening access is via the door from the Peel Place Car Park.

Parking is available in Peel Place Car Park, next to the Library, and accessed from either Britannia St or Richmond St.  This map shows Peel Place Car Park.

Visitors are most welcome.

Select Go to Meetings from the menu above for more information, and Coming Up to see our calendar of meeting topics and events.

NZSG National Luncheon - 15 Aug, 12-2:30pm

Celebrating 50 years


Join in and enjoy being part of an historic and unique event when NZSG branches link together nationwide through a webcast featuring Robyn Williams NZSG Board Chair and a mystery guest speaker to celebrate our NZSG 50th Anniversary on Tuesday 15th August 12-2:30pm.

We're celebrating at the James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel with a buffet lunch where we will honour local outstanding members, including Hon Russell Marshall NZSG #94 who established Porirua Branch in 1993.

Read the full NZSG 50th Anniversary invitation [PDF].

RSVP 20 July using this response form [PDF].


Coming Up

Thurs 8 June, 7:30pm

'Bellevue Gardens' - Clark Stiles,
Hutt City Libraries

Thurs 15 June, 10:00am

'Care of headstones' - Ganesh Cherian, Glover Memorials

Celebrating 50 years

Tues 15 August, 12-2:30pm.

NZSG 50th Anniversary luncheon


Reports from our 2017 AGM meeting are available on the Annual General Meeting - reports webpage.

For more details see Meetings Coming Up.