Program for 2018

Venue:

Time:

Vonnie Young Auditorium,
Level 1, Bowen Library,
669-673 Anzac Parade, Maroubra
(unless otherwise listed)

7:00pm

Visitors Welcome

February

Fri 9th

Speaker: Sue Martin
Topic: “Remembering Ben Chifley”

Wed 14th

Members’ Workshop: “Its Not All Online”
11.00am-1.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer

March

Fri 9th

Speaker: Professor Paula Hamilton
Topic: “Remembering the Past with Oral History”

Fri Mar 9th – Mon 12th

15th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry Location: International Convention Centre (ICC) in Darling Harbour, Sydney

April

Fri 13th

Speaker: Kim Hatherly
Topic: “The Boy from Shoreditch”

Tue Apr 18th – Sun May 20th

National Trust Heritage Festival 2018
Theme: My Culture, My Story

Sat 21st

Beginners’ Workshop
11.00am-1.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer

Sat 21st

Open Day: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra

May

Fri 11th

Speaker: Lee Bevan and Lindsay Harden
Topic: “World War 1 – Diggers Remembered”

Thu 17th

Bus Trip – Tour of Strathfield and surrounds with local historian
Time: 9:00am-3:00am

June

Fri 8th

Speaker: Cape Banks FHS Members’ Stories
Topic: “A Leaf From My Family Tree”

Sat 30th

Members’ Workshop: “Bounty Immigrants”
11.00am-1.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer

July

Fri 13th

Speaker: Chris Betteridge
Topic: “Cemetery Conservation”

August

Fri 10th

Speaker: Pauline Weeks
Topic: “Researching New Zealand”

September

Fri 14th

Speaker: TBA
Topic: “TBA”

Fri 14th to Sun 16th

NSW & ACT AFHS State Conference
Host: NSW ACT Association of Family History Societies
Theme: Sailing into History
Venue: Batemans Bay Soldiers Club

October

Fri 12th

Annual General Meeting, followed by “Show and Tell” – items displayed by members.

Thu 25th

Bus Trip – State Archives and Records NSW
Time: 9:00am-3:00am

November

Fri 9th

Speaker: TBA
Topic: TBA

Wed 14th

Members’ Workshop: “Divorce”
11.00am-1.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer

December

Fri 14th

Christmas Meeting