To 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.

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Our Branch meets at once 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.

School Archives

[Just added to "Useful Links" page]

Hutt Valley High School Logo


Anyone with links to or information about other local school archives is welcome to  email  in details so they can also be added to our "Useful Links" page.

Branch Library Collection

Our Hutt Valley Branch library resources are listed in a spreadsheet:
Library Catalogue [Updated Sept 2020]

This is a large Read-only spreadsheet, about 350KB in size.  Once the file is opened, you are able to do a Search using Find [Ctrl-F], or Sort the data, eg columns like Title and Author.


Coming Up

Thurs 13 May, 7pm for 7:30pm start

'Mistakes I've Made' - Sarah Hewitt

Thurs 20 May, 10:00am

Visit to the Police Museum, Porirua

Thurs 10 Jun, 7pm for 7:30pm start

Detais tbc

Thurs 17 Jun, 9:30am

Assisted Research at the Petone Heritage Library

For more details see
Meetings Coming Up.