What's on NSW & ACT AFHS

Events in 2017 and beyond


Family History Group of Bathurst Inc

16th February 2017 Muster – John Judge – "Bathurst School of Arts". Local Society member and retired surveyor John has been researching the historic Bathurst School of Arts building, which is unfortunately no longer with us as what remains is not even recognizable and the rest was demolished

Monthly Musters are held at the Uniting Church Activities Hall (between the church and the 1837 Hall) in William Street, opposite Machattie Park.


Dubbo & District Family History Society Inc

The first Share Your Story for 2017 will be on Friday 17th February, commencing at 2pm. Our presenter will be Linda Barnes who is the Society's librarian

Booking required by 14 Februry juniwil@clearmail.com or phone 6882 5366


Ku-ring-gai Historical Society Inc

18 February 2017, 2.00pm GENERAL MEETING, followed by Sydney Cemetery Adventures. Speaker Lisa Murray


Shoalhaven Family History Society Inc

Staurday, 25 February 2017, 10.30 am – 3.00pm Family History Seminar,at Nowra Library Meeting Room

For more information see the flyer.


Parramatta & District Historical Society Inc, Family History Group

March 4: Gillian Kelly – Lacemakers of Calais – You could be a descendant

 

Venue Coach House, Hambledon Cottage, 63 Hassall Street, Parramatta, (Cnr Gregory Place) commencing 1.30 p.m.


Family History Group of Bathurst Inc

5th March, (Sunday) Autumn Colours Heritage Festival event the “First House Open House” from 11am to 3pm. Meet at Elizabeth Park, corner of William and Elizabeth Streets. For one day only, the first house in inland Australia, built in 1816, will be open for imaginary tours conducted by Robin McLachlan.  Hear stories about the first residents of the house. No admission charge, but please bring an umbrella if raining. NOTE - The imaginary roof leaks.

Monthly Musters are held at the Uniting Church Activities Hall (between the church and the 1837 Hall) in William Street, opposite Machattie Park.


Parramatta & District Historical Society Inc, Family History Group

April 1: Susan Boyer – Stories of life at Sydney Cove

 

Venue Coach House, Hambledon Cottage, 63 Hassall Street, Parramatta, (Cnr Gregory Place) commencing 1.30 p.m.


Parramatta & District Historical Society Inc, Family History Group

May 6: Stephen Palmer – Research Experience in Devon & Cornwall

Venue Coach House, Hambledon Cottage, 63 Hassall Street, Parramatta, (Cnr Gregory Place) commencing 1.30 p.m.


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.