Syllabus for General Meetings – 2021 & 2022 – with some COVID limitations – members and regulars will be notified via our Notice of Meeting newsletters, otherwise use our Contact Us form for enquiries.
|Time:||7.30 p.m. – 4th Wednesday in month [except Public Holidays when it is on 3rd or 5th Wednesday in the month].
Visitors are welcome.
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163 High Street
[Belmont] Geelong, Victoria 3216There is ample free parking at the side of the library – enter off Roslyn Road.
|Map:||Showing location of Library|
|27th Jan||John STEWART||Getting the best out of newspapers using TROVE|
|24th Feb||Chris ELMORE, International Settlers Group||The Changing borders of Europe and how this impacts on family history research.|
|31st Mar||Colin MOCKETT||Another history of Geelong
NOTE: – 5th Wednesday of the month
|28th Apr||Roy HAY||‘Scots wha hae’ made Australian football ‘for guid or ill’|
|26th May||Prof Hamish MAXWELL-STEWART||History on the Run: Mapping convict absconding patterns and State reactions|
|23rd Jun||Susie ZADA||You can’t research Irish ancestors – all the records have been destroyed!|
|28th Jul||Jill WHEELER||Linton and District resources for Family History research|
|25th Aug||Carmen QUICK||GFHG AGM plus speaker – State Library of Victoria resources for Family History research|
|22nd Sep||Jennifer BURRELL||Ballarat and District resources for Family History research|
|27th Oct||Dr David ROWE||Some surprises from the Greater Geelong Thematic History.|
|24th Nov||Multiple speakers||Short presentations from members followed by supper – please bring a plate.|
|22nd Dec||–||No meeting|
|19th Jan||Susie Zada||Researching Land in Victoria, Part 1 – OLD Title
NOTE: 3rd Wednesday due to Australia Day
|23rd Feb||Colin MOCKETT||Strength & Grace: strong women who shaped Geelong.|
|23rd Mar||Susie ZADA||Researching Land in Victoria, Part 2 – TORRENS Title|
|25th May||John STEWART||TROVE – it’s not just newspapers|
|24th Aug||TBA||GFHG AGM plus speaker – TBA|
|23rd Nov||Multiple speakers||Short presentations from members followed by supper – please bring a plate.|
|28th Dec||–||No meeting|