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Judy Russell and Carol Baxter in Brisbane

BrisbaneA full day seminar with leading Unlock the Past cruise presenters, Judy Russell (US) & Carol Baxter (NSW)

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  • four main presentations
  • supporting shorter presentations by local and sponsoring partners
  • an exhibition by event partners
  • special offers and hundreds of dollars worth of prizes

BrisbaneWHEN: Saturday 5 March 2016, 10am - 4.30pm

WHERE:  at Broncos Leagues Club, Fulcher Road, Red Hill 


  • Pre-booked - by Thursday 3 March 2016, 12 noon
    $39.50 - full day
    $29.50 - morning only 10am to 2pm
    $29.50 - afternoon only 12.30pm to 4.30pm
  • on the day - if not booked out
    - $50 - full day
    - $35 
    - half day

book Click the button at the left to book online now

ONLINE BOOKING is only available if paying by Visa or Mastercard or for societies wanting to take bookings for members - see other booking/payment options below

  • individuals
    • online bookings - Visa or Mastercard only
    • phone or mail - cheque, Visa, Mastercard
    • phone or mail - EFT
       - Account Name: Gould Genealogy
       - BSB: 015-621
       - Account Number: 1980 23389
  • Societies taking bookings for members - ask for special code 



10.00amregistration, exhibition, sales
10.25amwelcome and seminar introduction
10.30amNo vitals? No problem! Building a family through circumstantial evidence - Judy Russell
11.15ambreak and exhibition

DNA and the golden rule: the law and ethics of genetic genealogy - Judy Russell - ** see note below

12.30pmseminar sponsor presentation - to be advised
1.00pmlunch break and exhibition
2.10pmprize draw 
2.15pmlocal partner promos
2.45pmHow to become a skilled historical detective - Carol Baxter
3.30pmbreak and exhibition
3.45pmHelp! which information is correct? strategies for determining historical truth - Carol Baxter

** Note: a different talk "Feme sole, feme covert: women under the common law" - by Judy Russell had been listed
on this web site. However, as "DNA and the golden rule..." had been advertised on the printed brochure that has been
distributed widely and it is considered this will have the wider appeal the topic is now changed to "DNA ..."

Exhibitors in Brisbane

  • Genealogical Society of Queensland
  • Genealogy ebooks
  • Gould Genealogy & History 
  • Queensland Family History Society
  • Queensland State Archives
  • Unlock the Past publications
  • Unlock the Past Cruises 
Some practical matters

  • Food is not included in the seminar cost, but is available at the venue

Further information