Syllabus for General Meetings – 2024 & 2025

Our online meetings are limited to our financial members only.

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Time: 7.30 p.m. – 4th Wednesday in month [except Public Holidays when it is on 3rd or 5th Wednesday in the month].

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Date

Speaker

Subject

2024

24th Jan

Susie ZADA

Researching Land in Victoria, Part 3 – Land Selections.

28th Feb

Colin MOCKETT

The People’s Shed.

27th Mar

Carmen QUICK Welfare records for Family History (State Library of Victoria).

24th Apr

John STEWART

Using FamilySearch for family history research.

22nd May

Hamish MAXWELL-STEWART

Trans Bass Strait migration by former VDL / Tas Convicts

26th Jun

Various

Computer programs and equipment you use for Family History.

24th Jul

TBA

TBA

28th Aug

GFHG Research Officers and others

GFHG AGM plus speaker:

Your chance to ask for Research advice – prepare your questions – a full session of Research Q & A – not restricted to Geelong region.  No guarantees that we can answer them all, but with the combined efforts of everyone we’ll have a really good crack.

Questions can be sent in advance to geelongfhg@gmail.com clearly titled GFHG August Meeting question.

25th Sep

Patrick FERRY

National Archives of Australia.

30th Oct

TBA

TBA
NOTE: Changed date from 23rd Oct which is Geelong Cup Day

27th Nov

Members’ Christmas night

Short presentations from members.

25th Dec

No meeting

 

Date

Speaker

Subject

2025

   

22nd Jan

TBA

TBA

26th Feb

TBA

TBA

26th Mar

TBA

TBA

23rd Apr

TBA

TBA

28th May

TBA

TBA

25th Jun

TBA

TBA

23rd Jul

TBA

TBA

27th Aug

TBA

GFHG AGM plus speaker – TBA

24th Sep

TBA

TBA

29th Oct

TBA

TBA
NOTE: Changed date from 22nd Oct which is Geelong Cup Day

26th Nov

Members’ Christmas night

Short presentations from members.

24th Dec

No meeting