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!


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 →

Sold Out $35 – $50

DNA Group – 3rd Sunday

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

Come along to find out more about the fascinating study of DNA and see what connections you could make!

Getting the Most out of Family Search

Your own home

Family Search is a free web site for family historians and includes millions of record sets from across the world. How do you get the most out of it when searching for your ancestors and finding that you have thousands Continue reading →

Get Tickets $25 – $40 185 tickets left

Get your hands dirty with Ancestry.com.au

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

Learn how to search the genealogical records and use family history tools available on the version of Ancestry.com.au that is available at GSQ. Bring along information about your ancestors so you can take advantage of this hands-on session. Limited places Continue reading →

Get Tickets $25 – $40 13 tickets left

DNA Group – 4thSunday

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

Come along to find out more about the fascinating study of DNA and see what connections you could make!

British Newspapers

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

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

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

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 14 tickets left

DNA Group – 3rd Sunday

Genealogical Society of QLD 25 Stackpole Street, Wishart

Come along to find out more about the fascinating study of DNA and see what connections you could make!