Enrichingg family history!
Christmas AT 2023
First steps in researching at QSA
9 Dec | With Cynthia Cochrane | Virtually via ZOOM
Family History Fundamentals
20 Jan | With Multiple Presenters | Virtually via Zoom
Irish Mini Seminar with Ulster Historical Foundation
15 Feb | With Fintan Mullan & Gillian Hunt | In person at GSQ & virtually via Zoom
DIDyouknow (900 × 500 px)
Christmas MT 2023
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Latest News


If your membership is due for renewal between 16th December 2023 and 16th January 2024.
We are asking if you could do the renewal before the 16th December 2023 as we are transitioning to a new Membership Package and our current software will cease to exist during this time period.
Please go to:

https://www.gsq.org.au/gsq-login-logout to sign in and renew.
Thanking you for your assistance in this matter.


GSQ will be closed from the end of Friday 15th Dec 2023

GSQ will reopen Tuesday 16th Jan 2024 at 10am.

GSQ Xmas Raffle

It is HERE

New Library Catalogue
Search the catalogue on the front page.


Joan Reese Memorial Short Story Competition
2024 Topic Announced.

"A short story from your family history research"


Our wide-ranging programme of classes, seminars, education sessions and hands on workshops are open to anyone interested in family history. Check out the Events calendar to see what's happening in the world of family history. Book an event today!

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Become a member today to get full access to GSQ’s library and its unique records with more being added on a regular basis. Receive discounts for lectures, events and publications as well as member-only access to numerous indexes and online material.

Become a Member


Are you looking for some assistance with your research?
Do you need something within our GSQ Library looked up - we have many records and indexes that are only available at GSQ.


Research Services


GSQ has a wide range of family history and genealogical publications for sale. Through the shop, you can join GSQ, book events and order research services, and one-on-one consultations.


View Shop


GSQ now has a NEW Library Catalogue. Better search engine and easier to use. It contains thousands of resources, unique records and publications. Also a LIST function to view all new items added for the month. Search the catalogue now!

Library Catalogue


MyGSQ is a dedicated site containing unique records and is only available to GSQ members.  Log into MyGSQ through the GSQ Login/Logout and you can search the unique record collections such as the index to pedigree charts and funeral director's records. You can also view other members' interest areas.


Resource Centre

The GSQ Resource Centre provides members and visitors with access to a number of computer-based paid sites such as Ancestry and Find My Past. The Centre also holds published reference material and special collections covering Australia and other countries.

Resource Centre

Support GSQ

GSQ relies on volunteers and other supporters to provide the best services it can for members and visitors. Without dedicated supporters, GSQ would not continue to exist.  Become a Volunteer or help support to GSQ in other ways.

Find out how to support GSQ

Opening Hours and Getting to GSQ

Find out about GSQ’s regular opening hours, planned closures and transport options. How to get to GSQ by public transport or car.
See the Google Map.

Hours and Getting to GSQ


Published monthly, eNews is the best way to stay up to date with what is happening in the world of family history and at GSQ. You can read past eNews and you don’t have to be a member to receive eNews so sign up today!


GSQ Blog 

Read the latest articles on the Blog to see what's happening in the world of family history. You can also view the images in the GSQ gallery and perhaps share your photos.

GSQ Blog

The Society regularly sends emails to all members.
We recommend that you add the email addresses info@gsq.org.au and president@gsq.org.au to your email contacts list
so that our emails do not land in your junk mail box.