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CQFHA Master Name Index

posted 23 Apr 2017, 00:43 by Chris Wright   [ updated 23 Apr 2017, 00:43 ]

Search our *** NEW *** Master Name Index!
Not only CQ people.

https://sites.google.com/site/cqfamilyhistory/articles-indexes/indexes/master_name_index

Snap Up This Fabulous Offer!

posted 11 Apr 2017, 14:32 by Central-Queensland Family-History

The Great War- Stories from Home and Abroad

Now only $15 (57% discount!)
To get your copy go to our online Store

General Meeting

posted 2 Mar 2017, 18:41 by Central-Queensland Family-History

Come along on 1st April at 10am for our General Meeting.

Beginner's Day

posted 1 Feb 2017, 01:44 by Chris Wright   [ updated 12 Feb 2017, 12:50 by Central-Queensland Family-History ]

Sat Feb 25 2017
9am - 12:30pm
Only $20

Book HERE

Our Library is open for 2017

posted 20 Jan 2017, 23:29 by Chris Wright

First day Tuesday 24 Jan 1pm - 4pm

Site Updates

posted 19 Oct 2016, 16:57 by Chris Wright

Check out the updated information on Orphanages in the Rockhampton District: HERE

Site Updates

posted 30 Sep 2016, 15:40 by Chris Wright

Check out the new information on our page about St Joseph's Neerkol Orphanage:
https://sites.google.com/site/cqfamilyhistory/articles-indexes/history/orphanages/st-joseph-s-home-neerkol




"Digging Deeper - Offline Resources for Fleshing-out Your Family History"

posted 23 Aug 2016, 15:22 by Central-Queensland Family-History   [ updated 26 Aug 2016, 15:50 by Chris Wright ]

Sat 17 Sept 2016

9am-12:30pm

$15 (free for Members) - Places are limited so bookings are essential

Book HERE

Morning Tea is provided. If you wish to stay for the afternoon to do research, bring your lunch (fridge, tea, coffee, drinks available). Librarians will be able to assist you.

This course will focus on resources available in our own family history library. They include:
  • Cemetery Records
  • Shipping Records
  • Electoral Rolls
  • Church Records
  • School Records
  • Newspapers
  • War Records
  • Post office & other directories and almanacs
  • Wills
  • The GRD
  • Pioneer Registers
  • Government Gazettes
  • Rates Books
  • Maps
  • Biographies
  • Local Histories
  • Occupational Listings
  • Genealogical Magazines
  • Convict Records
enquiries email secretary@cqfamilyhistory.org.au

Open Day - Including Official Opening of Kitchen Extension

posted 2 Aug 2016, 04:58 by Chris Wright   [ updated 5 Aug 2016, 21:09 ]

Saturday 20 August
9:30-4:00
It’s not ALL on the Internet - FREE ENTRY
  • Mini Information Sessions
  • 10am Our Library -Get Acquainted
  • 11am Opening of our new Kitchen extension by our Patron, Mayor Margaret Strehlow
  • 12noon Our Scrapbooks
  • 1pm School Records
  • 2pm Cemeteries/Burials
  • 3pm Electoral Rolls
  • Research Advice
  • Exclusive Local Information
  • Records from all over Australia and the World.
  • Extensive Library of Overseas Journals, Books and Indexes
  • Lucky Door Prize
Morning Tea provided - but bring your own lunch if you wish to stay (fridge avail)
Cnr Renshaw & Highway Sts (Off Main Street) Park Avenue
Contact:
Marion 49361824 or Linda by E mail: secretary@cqfamilyhistory.org.au

30th Anniversary

posted 22 Feb 2016, 23:41 by Central-Queensland Family-History

This year marks 30 years since CQ Family History Association was started.

We have a number of activities to celebrate, including a number of members going on a cruise in early March.

http://www.unlockthepastcruises.com/11th-unlock-the-past-cruise-barrier-reef/

On Sat 4 June we will be holding a 30th Birthday Party at our Library.

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