As you know, FamilySearch discontinued its 80-year-old microfilm distribution service. Read more>>>
You may also know that FamilySearch makes its digital image collections accessible on the FamilySearch website.
We are pleased to announce that, as a FamilySearch Affiliate Library, our members may now access a range of digitised microfilms using the computers at our Library and Resource Centre.
Read more here: FamilySearch Digital Images
2017 Pre-Separation Awards
Graeme Lean receiving his
who has been recognised with a
Australia and New Zealand
2017 Rock Star Genealogist
In conjunction with NFHM
invited members to submit stories
31 Links in a Chain
Queensland Family Historian
Nick Vine Hall Award
Marg Doherty (AFFHO) presenting Kevin Haley
Queensland Family Historian
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Life Notes: recording people and their s…
Presenter: Sam Davison
When: Friday, 27 October 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 amRead more...
Research in New South Wales
Presenter: Susan der Kinderen
When: Friday, 10 November 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
If you are researching family in New South Wales, then this session will detail the records and sources available in this state. …Read more...
Social media and researching your family…
Presenter: Charlotte Sale
When: Saturday, 3 February 2018 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
Social media has become increasingly popular. Many of us spend time on sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and others, ch…Read more...
Scandinavian and ancient genealogy
Presenter: Steinar Johansen
When: Friday, 9 February 2018 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
If you have family history research interests in the Scandinavian counties, this session is for you.
Steinar Johansen will pres…Read more...
Finding your family: a beginners course …
Presenter/s: QFHS Tutors
When: Commences Monday 12 February 2018 weekly* for six weeks
This six week course will be very comprehensive for someone wanting to start researching their family history, but unsure of the …Read more...
Researching land records in Queensland
Presenter/s: Kaye Nardella
When: Saturday, 3 March 2018
Kaye Nadella has worked part-time as an archivist with the John Oxley Library and part time with the Department of Natural Res…Read more...
Beginners' guide to researching family h…
Presenter: Dette Glenday
When: Friday, 9 March 2018 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
Dette will cover topics including:
Focused advice session
Presenter: QFHS members
When: Friday, 13 April 2018 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
Do you have a family history problem on which you would like some specific advice?
How to construct a research plan? How to nav…Read more...
What's in the QFHS print library?
When: Friday 11 May 2018 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
The QFHS print library holds a vast store of resources which can help your family history research. The print library has books a…Read more...
X marks the spot: researching cemeteries…
Presenter: Helen Vince
When: Friday 8 June 2018 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
Discovering the graves of our ancestors can be extremely rewarding.
This workshop looks at the resources available for finding…Read more...