Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Ulster Historical Foundation talks in Australia and New Zealand

The Ulster Historical Foundation (www.ancestryireland.com) is about to go on tour of New Zealand and Australia. The following is the itinerary:

Want to discover your Irish and Scots-Irish ancestors?

We are currently busy getting ready for our Australia and New Zealand lecture tour which is scheduled to begin on Thursday 18 March in Wellington, NZ. Our tour will see us travel from Wellington to Wanaka, NZ before travelling to Sydney, Nambour, Perth and Melbourne in Australia and ending the tour back in New Zealand with two dates in Auckland on the 04 June.

Whether you are just beginning your Irish research or have been at it for years, you won’t want to miss these workshops. Places are filling up fast so if you are interested in attending please visit or contact the host organisations.

Thursday, 18 May - Wellington, NZ
Location: Loaves & Fishes Hall @ Wellington Cathedral of St Paul, 45 Molesworth St, Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand.
Host: Irish Interest Group Lower North Island
Email: jenmartin@paradise.net.nz to register

Sunday, 21 May – Dunedin, NZ
Location: Dunningham Suite, 4th Floor, Dunedin Public Library, 230 Moray Place, Dunedin, 9058, New Zealand
Host: Dunedin Branch, New Zealand Society Of Genealogists
Web: www.dunedingenealogy.org.nz/

Tuesday, 23 May – Wanaka, NZ
Location: Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre, 91 Tenby Street, Wanaka
Host: The Wanaka Genealogy Group
Web: wanakagenealogy.weebly.com/

Thursday, 25 May – Sydney, NSW
Location: Richmond Villa, 120 Kent Street Sydney
Host: Society of Australian Genealogists
Web: www.sag.org.au/learn/current-events/full-list-of-events/cat.listevents/2017/04/21/-.html

Saturday, 27 May - Sunshine Coast, QLD
Location: Genealogy Sunshine Coast Resource Centre, Petrie Park Road, Nambour, QLD 4560
Host: Genealogy Sunshine Coast
Web: sites.google.com/view/genealogysunshinecoastinc-home

Sunday, 28 May - Perth, WA
Location: State Library of Western Australia, 25 Francis St, Perth WA 6000, Australia
Host: The Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc. (WAGS)
Web: membership.wags.org.au/

Tuesday, 30 May - (AIGS) Melbourne, VIC
Location: Willis Room, Whitehorse Centre, 397 Whitehorse Rd, Nunawading
Host: Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies Inc
Tel./e-mail: (03) 9877 3789 or info@aigs.org.au

Wednesday, 31 May - (VGS) Melbourne, VIC
Location: 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands VIC 3008
Host: The Irish Ancestry Group of the Genealogical Society of Victoria
Web: www.gsv.org.au

Saturday, 3 June, NZGS Auckland, NZ
Location: Alexandra Park, Greenlane West, Auckland
Host: New Zealand Society of Genealogists
Web: www.genealogy.org.nz/2017-conference_1571

Sunday, 4 June, Auckland, NZ
Location: 18 Airpark Dr, Mangere, Auckland 2022, New Zealand

For more information on these dates please go to: www.ancestryireland.com/australia-new-zealand-2017/


My next 5 week Scottish Research Online course commences Sept 11th 2017 - details at https://www.pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=102. For details on my genealogy guide books, including A Beginner's Guide to British and Irish Genealogy, A Decade of Irish Centenaries: Researching Ireland 1912-1923Discover Scottish Church Records (2nd edition), Discover Irish Land Records and Down and Out in Scotland: Researching Ancestral Crisis, please visit http://britishgenes.blogspot.co.uk/p/my-books.html.

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