Open daily from 10 am to 1pm except Saturdays and outside these hours by special arrangement. Contact us on +64 4 801 9480


At the core of the Holocaust Centre of New Zealand’s mission and vision is a team of hard-working and dedicated volunteers. The weekly duty volunteers operate the HCNZ, welcome visitors and answer queries. The volunteer education team facilitates school group visits to the Centre. Many volunteers also work behind the scenes on governance and policy, operations and outreach and special events. 

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is proud to be a volunteer-driven organisation and we greatly appreciate the commitment of our volunteers.

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is seeking individuals who have the following:

  • Interest in learning about the Holocaust, history, culture and heritage
  • Ability to engage and work with a diverse range of individuals
  • Flexible, adaptable with problem-solving capability
  • Friendly with a team-player attitude
  • Strong communication skills


Benefits of Volunteering

You will be welcomed as a valued member of a small team, where you will have the opportunity to learn about the Holocaust and have the opportunity to contribute and implement your own ideas.

Volunteers are highly valued members of the Holocaust Centre New Zealand team and contribute to its vision that:

  1. ensures that the memory of the Holocaust remains in the present and shapes our future, and
  2. through testimony and experience, inspires and empowers individuals to stand against prejudice and apathy.

For further enquiries contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 04 801 9480.


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Get Directions to the Holocaust Centre of New Zealand

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is located at the Wellington Jewish Community Centre,

80 Webb Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011.

Open Sunday - Friday 10am - 1pm, and outside these hours by special arrangement.

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A Member of AHO

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is a member of the Association of Holocaust Organizations - an International Network for the Advancement of Holocaust Education, Remembrance & Research

A Registered Charity

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is a registered charitable entity and donations are tax deductible. Charity registration number CC48551.