Thursday, March 31, 2011

New Podcasts now available to GSV Members


New podcast for GSV members....

From our March 2011 Thursday talks

03 Mar Researching Welsh Ancestry – Clive Davies

10 Mar Early English records – Alan Fincher

17 Mar Irish manufacturers of Colonial Victoria – Dr Keith Pescod

24 Mar Queensland Family History – Vicki Montgomery

so GSV members log into our web site and have a listen!

Monday, March 28, 2011

Happenings at the Brighton Cemetery for April 2011

Happenings at the Brighton Cemetery for April 2011

Diary Dates:

24th April - ANZAC WALK – this walk will commence from outside the office at 2pm.

22nd May – “In Tragic Circumstances” our Law Week Walk– this walk will commence from near the front gate at 2pm.

Tours Costs are: $10 per person [$8 for members] – ring Lois on 9558 4248 to book

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Next week at the GSV


Next week at the GSV
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Tue Mar 29 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Using ScotlandsPeople - Beginner
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Thu Mar 31 @12:30PM - 01:30PM Why did the Irish come to Victoria? - Dr. Val Noone
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Dr Val Noone will include in his talk a report on the 'Not Just Ned: the True Story of the Irish in Australia' exhibition which opened at the National Museum in Canberra on 17 March.
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Thu Mar 31 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Using ScotlandsPeople – Advanced
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Sat Apr 2 @ 10:00M – 04:00 PM GSV Seminar The People and Places of the Port Phillip District 1835-1851 (booked out)

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

The People and Places of the Port Phillip District 1835-1851


Seminar
The People and Places of the Port Phillip District 1835-1851
Only a few place left so if you want to come to this seminar get in quick.
www.gsv.org.au

Friday, March 18, 2011

3rd Australasian Scottish Conference


3rd Australasian Scottish Conference has been organised for the 16th & 17th April, 2011 to be held at 'Hemisphere Conference Centre' 488 South Road, Moorabbin.

For details: Program and speaker bios and booking form please visit www.gsv.org.au and 'click' the "Read More" button on the home page.

Now in the bookshop


Now in the bookshop, as seen in Ancestor
Bad Characters$30 or less with GSV members discount (plus postage)

Next week at the GSV

Next week at the GSV
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Tue Mar 22 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Internet for Genealogists
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Wed Mar 23 @12:30PM - 02:00PM Early English Genealogy Discussion Circle
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Thu Mar 24 @12:30PM - 01:30PM Queensland Family History - Vicki Montgomery
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Thu Mar 24 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Archives on the Internet - British Isles inc the TNA Documents Online
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Sat Mar 26 @01:00PM - 03:00PM Huguenot Group

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Bookshop Bulletin

Bookshop Bulletin Has just been sent.
If you would like to be put on the Bookshop Bulletin list please send your email to info@gsv.org.au

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Next week at the GSV


Next week at the GSV

Mon Mar 14 Closed - Public Holiday

Tue Mar 15 @10:30AM - 12:30PM English Regional Workshop: Wales

Tue Mar 15 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Archives on the Internet – Australia

Wed Mar 16 @10:00AM - 12:30PM Legacy Users Group

Thu Mar 17 @12:30PM - 01:30PM Irish manufacturers of Colonial Victoria - Dr. Keith Pescod

Thu Mar 17 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Using the GSV library catalogue and databases

Sat Mar 19 @10:30AM – 12:30PM Orientation

Sat Mar 19 @01:00PM – 03:00PM SAG Meeting Our guest speaker will be Brian Lilley on the topic Beware of Gateway Ancestors - you never know what you might be getting into!

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

How to Get the Most From Family Photographs


How to Get the Most From Family Photographs
Just into the bookshop
A new book by Jayne Shrimpton. This comprehensive guide, in colour and illustrated with around 220 images, is essential reading for anyone researching their family pictures. This is the first book to cover inherited artworks - paintings and drawings- silhouettes and photographs, spanning the late 18th to mid 20th centuries. The author is a professional dress historian, with over 20 years experience of dating and analysing family pictures.
See our Bookshop for more details

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Next week at the GSV

Next week at the GSV

Tue Mar 08 @10:00AM - 02:00PM English Family History Course (Part 3)

Tue Mar 08 @12:30PM - 02:30PM Durham, Northumberland & Cumberland Discussion Circle

Tue Mar 08 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Using FamilySearch & LDS Catalogue

Wed Mar 09 @12:30PM - 01:30PM Cornwall Discussion Circle

Thu Mar 10 @12:30PM - 01:30PM Early English records - Alan Fincher

Thu Mar 10 @02:00PM - 03:00PM Using Ancestry etc

Bookshop Bulletin

Bookshop Bulletin has been emailed. If you would like to have a copy sent to your please email info@gsv.org.au