What's on NSW & ACT AFHS

Events in 2018 and beyond


Ku-ring-gai Historical Society Inc

2:00pm on Saturday 20 January 2018 – Sydney as a British Army Garrison Town.
Presenter: Craig Wilcox

Craig Wilcox is a military historian who lives and writes in Erskineville (once called Mac-Donaldtown after a British army quarter-master’s family). His books include Australia’s Boer War (2002), Red Coat Dreaming (2009), and Badge Boot Button: The Story of Australian Uniforms (2017). He last spoke to the Kuring-gai Historical Society in 2012, on Australia and the Great War.


Parramatta & District Historical Society Inc, Family History Group

3 February 2018 at 13:30 Coach House, Hambledon Cottage, 63 Hassall Street, Parramatta, (Cnr Gregory Place)

Gary Carter: The History of Pubs in Parramatta


Shoalhaven Family History Society Inc

Saturday 24 February 2018 10.00 am. - 3.00pm Family History Seminar

For further details see flyer

Talks on Trove, Convict women and DNA research


Society of Australian Genealogists

Congress2018 will be held at the International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour in Sydney, NSW Australia, from Friday 9 March 2018 to Monday 12 March 2018. The theme is Bridging The Past and Future.

For more information see the Congress 2018 website.