Upcoming Events



Nation Dates (3rd edition) book launch

Join the McGuinness Institute as we launch the 3rd edition of our pocket-sized New Zealand history book on Thursday, 2 November 2017. The book launch will be held at Unity Books, 57 Willis St, Wellington from 6–7.30 pm.

Nation Dates presents a timeline of significant events that have shaped New Zealand and our collective identity from 1769 to the present. See the Nation Dates website for more information.



U3A Wellington presentation

Wendy has been invited to speak at the U3A event in Wellington on Friday, 3 November 2017 on Project TacklingPovertyNZ

19-22 NOV


WakaNZ workshop

The Institute will host a four-day workshop in collaboration with the New Zealand Treasury in Wellington from 4.00 pm Sunday, 19 November 2017 to Wednesday, 22 November 2017.

This workshop will produce a booklet and a finale presentation. The finale will be held at Government House on the evening of Wednesday 22 November. To find out more about the workshop and finale presentation, please visit the WakaNZ workshop page.

Other Events of Interest

If you know of an event that you think may be of interest to our readers, please do not hesitate to email us.

To view past events visit our Archived Events page.
To learn about previous workshops see here.