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Treasure Hunt @ GSQ

Wednesday 19 September 10am-Noon
Learn the secrets of the GSQ library (and have fun at the same time)
Bring a plate to share

Learn about the records you can search and the tips and tricks to use to help you find your ancestry. Who knows? You may be related to royalty - Australian royalty that is!

When: September 23, 9am-12.30pm
Where: GSQ, 25 Stackpole St, Wishart

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Wednesday night @ GSQ
Army Museum, South Queensland

Wednesday , 26 September, 7-8pm

Did you realise that Find My Past has records from Ireland, USA as well as the UK and Australia? Come along to learn how to search the many records. This is a hands-on computer session so numbers are limited.

01 October at GSQ; 2-4pm

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Getting started with family history?

Are you just starting out on your family history journey?  Have you been researching for some time but feel that you need some guidance on new places to look? Then why not think about taking the Getting started with your family history course offered on the 23 September? This course runs for 3 hours and takes you through most of the records you need to know about when doing your research. Afterwards, you can stay and research in the GSQ library with help from experienced family historians.

Not a member of GSQ?  Not a problem - you can join the course too!


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 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.

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

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The GSQ Library contains thousands of resources, unique records and publications. The library is updated on a regular basis and is a valuable source of information, especially for those records which are not yet online.

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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.



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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.

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