The Society has purchased an additional banner to advertise our presence at various events such as meetings and family history days. This incorporates images from our re-designed website and makes us look really interesting. We hope you will agree. New Banner
Ballarat and District Genealogical Society research co-ordinator Jennifer Burrell, society life member Betty Slater, Ballarat MP Catherine King and committee member Barbara Harris. Picture: Lachlan Bence This article was originally published in The Ballarat Courier Monday 9 June 2014. By Kim Quinlan The role regional women played in keeping the home fires burning during World War I will be told t...
Research coordinator Jennifer Burrell, Life Member Betty Slater, Hon Catherine King MP, Vice-President Barb Harris, Ballarat Library, 6 June 2014 A $4,500 grant from the Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program will enable the Ballarat & District Genealogical Society to tell the stories of civilians who supported Australia’s war effort during the First World War. Federal Member for Ballarat, Catherin...
BDGS Finalist in Ballarat Heritage Awards Ballarat & District Genealogical Society was selected as a finalist for the 2014 Ballarat Heritage Awards in the category of Heritage Innovation. Members are innovative in their use of multimedia to share family history information about Ballarat people from the 1850s to the present day. The Society has produced numerous electronic indexes of Ballarat’s p...
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