Get involved

Clan Matheson New Zealand is here to help you explore your Matheson heritage, and connect you with others who share your interest.  We want to make our activities and information open to all so no longer have a formal membership structure.  You don’t have to subscribe or pay a membership fee to be involved.


We produce a newsletter every three months to share stories about Matheson family history, tips to help with your research and news about Clan Matheson in New Zealand and around the world.  You can sign up to receive it by using the form on the newsletter page.  You can unsubscribe at any time.

We’d welcome feedback on the newsletter and offers of content, to

Facebook group

Join the Clan Matheson New Zealand Facebook group, to contact others with similar interests and share news and ideas related to Matheson heritage.

Family history

Share your family history queries and successes in our family history forum or through the Facebook group.


Check the events page on this website and Facebook group for news of Mathesons taking part in events around New Zealand.


Our website is packed with information about Matheson heritage in New Zealand and around the world, and stories about people with Matheson connections.

We’d welcome feedback on the website and offers of content, to

Support our work

We welcome any support you can provide, whether a one-off donation or a regular payment.

Clan Matheson New Zealand is a registered charity (number CC60849), and donations of $5 qualify for a tax credit of 33.33 cents in every dollar donated.  To get a receipt for taxation purposes, make a payment to the account below with ‘Donation’ in the reference field, and email your name, address and the amount and date of the payment to

Bank account:
Clan Matheson New Zealand
03 1559 0103339 00

Become involved

The trustees and committee members of Clan Matheson New Zealand work together to plan our direction and activities.  Our goals for the next five years and actions planned for this year are set out here.

We’d welcome your feedback on these, and any suggestions you have for Clan Matheson New Zealand.  Email and