Ballarat & District Genealogical Society
PO Box 1809 Bakery Hill Mail Centre Vic 3354 Australia
4th Tuesday of each month (except Dec & Jan) 7:30pm, Ballarat North Community Centre Hall, 704 Walker Street, Ballarat North 3350.
An engaging program of subjects of interest to the genealogist is being arranged. Come along to the meetings and listen to those many and varied guest speakers, ask questions and find some answers to those hard to solve problems.
2020 MEETING DATES
All ordinary meetings of members are cancelled until further notice due to the closure of the Ballarat North Community Centre due to the Coronaviris/Covid-19. The Committee agrees that this is the best decision out of consideration for our members who mainly fall into the high risk category. The Committee will keep you informed. We appreciate your understanding.
Tuesday 25th February - Record keeping for family historians - Jenny Burrell and Betty Slater will lead the discussions and show examples of various ways of recording and storing documents and photos.
Tuesday 24th March - Tricia Curry has advised us that she is unable to present her talk due to specialist medical instructions.
Tuesday 28th April - Professor Kier Reeves from Federation University will speak about the history of the goldfields and the preservation of mining heritage..Keir is the current historian member on the Public Records Advisory Council (PRAC) for the Public Records Office of Victoria (PROV). (on hold until furthher notice)
Tuesday 26th May - TBA
Tuesday 23rd June - TBA
Tuesday 28th July - TBA
Tuesday 25th August - AGM
Tuesday 22th September - TBA
Tuesday 27th October - TBA
Tuesday 24th November - TBA