EVENTS

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.

Download the calendar of events for January to June 2020 so that you never miss a GSQ event!


British Newspapers

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TBC Presenter:  Pauline Williams Pauline has been researching her family history for over 30 years and has regularly presented talks for GSQ and other organisations on a wide range of topics. She convenes GSQs Writing Group, contributes to GSQs blog, Continue reading →

Get Tickets $25 – $40

Researching military ancestors

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This course is designed to take you through the various record collections in Australia and overseas to help you locate your elusive military ancestors. Through your research, you may be able to glimpse what life could have been like for Continue reading →

Get Tickets $25 – $40

New Zealand Research

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Have you come across Ancestors who went to New Zealand, but not sure how to find out more about them? New Zealand has been the First in the World for many Global Events - did you know that in 1893 Continue reading →

Get Tickets $25 – $40

Annual Seminar: Irish Ancestry

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Program 9:00am:    Zoom Room open 9:30am – 10:30am:    Past and furious: Ireland and its shaping of family history 10:30am – 11:30am:    Accessing Republic of Ireland archives & online collections 11:30am– 12:30pm:   Irish land records, valuations and online Continue reading →

Get Tickets $2.00 – $75

Using social media

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

Social media can be such a useful tool in genealogy. Come along to discover how it can work for you. Presenter:  Lyndal Maag

Get Tickets $25 – $40 14 tickets left

Brick Wall Workshop

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

Do you have an ancestor that you can’t find in a census or find his or her birth/baptism or marriage? When you do a search, are there so many entries that you can’t work out how to narrow them down Continue reading →

Get Tickets $35 – $50 10 tickets left

Australian Joint Copying Project

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

The Australian Joint Copying Project (AJCP) is a collection of unique historical material relating to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific dating from 1560 to 1984. The project microfilmed over five million individual documents relating to the region which were Continue reading →

Get Tickets $25 – $40 14 tickets left