The AFFHO Award for Meritorious Service to Family History is the most prestigious award in the field of family history in Australasia. We congratulate our QFHS members who have received this award.
Eric andRosemary Kopittke
AFFHO confers the Nick Vine Hall Award to promote family history journals and newsletters. The award also honours the memory of Nick Vine Hall, AM, who did much to retain the Australian census and to highlight genealogy through his radio broadcasts.
2010 First Place, Queensland Family Historian, Category B, Societies with more than 500 members
2016 Runner-up, Queensland Family Historian, Category B, Societies with more than 500 members
2017 Runner-up, Queensland Family Historian, Category B, Societies with more than 500 members
2019 Runner-up, Queensland Family Historian, Category B, Societies with more than 500 members
Queensland National Trust's annual awards recognise achievements in identifying, conserving, and promoting Queensland's cultural heritage.
2010 Gold Award, Queensland founding families, Community Awards Category
The Library Award, presented by the State Library of Queensland, promotes the value of historical knowledge to Queenslanders’ continuing understanding of themselves and each other, and recognises an outstanding contribution to the appreciation of Queensland's History.
2007 John Oxley Library Award, Queensland Family History Society Publication GroupThe QFHS Publications Group won the inaugural John Oxley Library Award
The Community History Award recognises the rich history of Queensland’s diverse communities, and seeks to encourage the communication of those histories in varied formats. This award was inaugurated in 2010.
2010 Highly Commended, John Oxley Community History Award, Queensland founding families