We’re looking for good ideas

Want to do more to generate interest in Matheson heritage?  Keen to strengthen the profile of Scottish culture and customs in New Zealand?  If you have a good idea about how to do that, we’d like to hear from you. Applications are now open for the 2021/22 Clan Matheson Grant.  Check here for more information.

A new way of operating

The New Zealand branch of the Clan Matheson Society is more than 30 years old.  Does the model of three decades ago best suit New Zealanders today?  It seems not: meetings and gatherings are fewer and less well-attended than in the past, and the number of paid-up members is slowly declining.  People interact, learn and contribute in …

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Shaping the future

What are the best ways to foster people’s interest in their Matheson heritage?  How do those people want to engage with others?  What part should the Clan Matheson Society play in this? To help answer those questions, and shape the future for Clan Matheson in New Zealand, we have a short survey.  It’s for existing and …

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