Events

What's On?

Saturday, 25 Mar 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

The Penrith Library, in conjunction with State Archives NSW, the Nepean Family History Society and local bookbinder Ted Chapman, are hosting a day to help people research and preserve their local h

Penrith Library
Thursday, 06 Apr 2017
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Using examples from the archives John Cann will demonstrate methods of finding original source material on Bushrangers at State Archives and Records NSW.

Dee Why Library
Thursday, 06 Apr 2017
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Using examples from the archives John Cann will demonstrate methods of finding original source material on Bushrangers at State Archives and Records NSW.

Dee Why Library
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

The Colonial Secretary was one of the main NSW government officials in the 19th century.

Society of Australian Genealogists
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

John Cann will be presenting this talk to the St Marys View Club.

St Marys RSL Club
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

The Society of Australian Genealogists is planning a research visit to the Western Sydney Reading Room on Wednesday 3 May 2017.

Society of Australian Genealogists
Wednesday, 17 May 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

The long history of the Office of the Colonial (later Chief) Secretary, and its close association with all aspects of the administration of NSW, meant that it was responsible for the creation of re

Tuggerah Library
Saturday, 20 May 2017
1:30 PM to 2:45 PM

Gail Davis is presenting this talk to the Campbelltown and District Family History Society as part of the seminar Examining the Past.

Campbelltown Catholic Club
Saturday, 03 Jun 2017
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Gail Davis is presenting this talk to the Burwood and District Family History Group in the Gregg Room at Burwood Library.

Burwood Library
Wednesday, 12 Jul 2017
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Gail Davis will be presenting this session for a Royal Australian Historical Society / WEA Sydney.

Royal Australian Historical Society
Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Janette Pelosi will be presenting to the Lane Cove Historical Society meeting on NSW’s early theatrical history. The Colonial Secretary’s Letters received are a unique resource on performa

Lane Cove Library
Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Records of death can provide valuable information for the family historian about the life of the deceased and their connections. John Cann is presenting this session at Tuggerah Library.

Tuggerah Library
Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Is there a convict in your family? Let us show you how to find them! Gail Davis will be explaining how to research your convict’s past at the Newcastle Region Library.

Newcastle Region Library
Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

This favourite talk looks at some of the famous and infamous people documented in the NSW State archives. Gail Davis will be presenting this to Tuggerah Library.

Bookings essential.

Tuggerah Library