The Genealogical Society of Queensland conducts a program of events including classes, seminars, workshops and education sessions each year to provide our members and visitors with a wide variety of information on family history topics.

Our Branches and Special Interest Groups also hold meetings. Members of GSQ are welcome to attend.

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Webinar Wednesday: What’s in a name – the origin of surnames

August 21 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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This webinar is FREE to all. Did you know that the surname Walker originates from early Scottish and English and means One who trampled cloth in a bath in order to strengthen it? In this webinar, Russell Fraser will discuss how Continue reading →

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Treasure Hunt in the GSQ Library

August 21 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Genealogical Society of QLD, 25 Stackpole Street
Wishart, QLD 4122 Australia
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Learn & Discover Enjoy & Share Find the treasures in GSQ's library. Enjoy a cuppa and bring along a plate to share. Please RSVP for organisation purposes. Email:

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