Meetings & Activities


The Gisborne Genealogical Group has decided to open our doors again for assisted research, commencing Thursday Feb 4, 2021. In order to meet covid requirements bookings are essential.

Phone 5428 3925

Meetings & Activities

Our monthly meetings are informative evenings, with either a guest speaker or one or more members presenting a subject of interest to family historians.

Our meetings are held at 7.30 pm on the 4th Thursday of the month. For the foreseeable future our meetings will be held in the Gisborne Masonic Lodge Hall, corner of Aitken St and Fisher St.

Bookings essential via lorna_jackson@bigpond.com

Members - Free.

Visitors welcome - $2.00 donation.

We also run occasional courses in family history research.

The 2021 Events Diary provides a summary of forthcoming events.

Research Assistance

GGG volunteers are available to assist members and visitors to undertake research using the resources in the Family History Room.

Volunteers are in attendance in the Family History Room on Thursday afternoons between 2.00pm and 5.00pm. Bookings are essential. Phone 5428 3925

The Gisborne Genealogical Group does not undertake research for people. Our aim is to foster interest in family history research and to continue to build our collection of resources for individual family history researchers.

Researchers seeking information about individuals or families who may have previously lived in the Gisborne or Mount Macedon districts should contact the Gisborne & Mount Macedon Districts Historical Society.





2021 Events Diary

BUS TRIPS/OUTINGS

Provisionally 10th April

Geelong Heritage Centre morning

Geelong Cemetery afternoon

29th September

Ballarat

PROV (New Centre)

MONTHLY MEETINGS

25th Feb

Convicts

Julie Dworak

25th March

Annual General Meeting

30th Birthday Celebration

22nd April

Boer War Ancestors

Members Night

27th May

Masonic Lodges

Graeme Millar

24th June

Podcast

"Not just a housewife"

22nd July

The ancestor I would most like to meet

Members Night

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Family History Month

CELTIC DAY

21st August

(Saturday)

9.30 a.m. - 3.30 p.m.

10.00 a.m.

Cornish

Lynley Hall

11.15 a.m.

Scottish

Joy Roy

(lunch break 12.15-1.15)

1.15 p.m.

Irish

Susie Zada

3.15 p.m. Afternoon Tea

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23rd September

Useful Websites

Heather Tumber & Members

28th October

English County: Somerset

Lynley Hall

25th November

Shipping Diaries


3rd December

Christmas Dinner

Venue

TBA