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Society meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month (except in January) starting 1:30pm at the following location:

  Old School Residence
Great Western Highway (off Lawson Street)

Guest speakers and visitors are welcome.

The meeting schedule is as below:

Meeeting Date Speaker and Topic
February 4  Laurie Turtle - Earning a Crust: Using employment records in your family history
March 4  AGM
April 1  Vicki Wilson – A history of wigs, and wig making in Australia’s entertainment industry
May 6  Laurene Freeman - her experiences in organising the Francis Walker reunion
June 3  Judy McLeod - Scottish Research using “Scotlands People”
July 1  Daniel Clift – ‘Pirates, Parrots and Peglegs”
August 5  Lorraine Stacker - “The House of Vicary” - Researching and writing a local family history
September 2  Rosemary Roberts – Convict Clothing
October 7  TBA
November 4  Jan Herivel – “DNA basics for family history”. See what you can expect from Ancestry, Family Tree DNA and LivingDNA tests
December  Christmas Party

Last Updated:2 September, 2017