Unlock the Past Irish-Scottish Seminar - Sydney
A day of presentations on Scottish, Irish and other topics by leading historians and genealogists.
BOOK NOW to be sure of a place
Join Chris Paton (Scotland) Rosemary Kopittke (Qld) and Brad Manera (Sydney) for a day of inspiration, knowledge and insights into the latest family history research and the impact of War on Sydney in 1942
Monday 5 December at State Records NSW seminar room 10am-4pm
Location: State Records NSW, 2 Globe Street, The Rocks, Sydney
9.30am - registration and exhibitors
10.00am - Chris Paton - Discover Scottish church records
10.45am - Chris Paton - Irish resources online
11.30am - Brad Manera - Sydney under attack May-June 1942
12.15pm - lunch break
1.15pm - 1942: War comes to Australia: Darwin bombed, Sydney attacked
1.45pm - Chris Paton - Scottish censuses 1841-1939
2.30pm - Rosemary Kopittke - Findmypast
3.15pm - finish
Click here for some speaker biographies and here for Brad Manera. Click here for presentation outlines (from the 2nd Unlock the Past History and Genealogy Cruise - from which the speakers are in Sydney)
Admission $40 for full day, $25 for half day 10am-1pm OR 1pm-4pm.
Note: space is very limited in Sydney - book early to be sure of a place
A selection of books from Unlock the Past will be available to view and purchase.
CLICK HERE to book. You may also book by phone - (08) 8395 7476 Payment options:
- Visa or Mastercard card preferred - online.
- PayPal - online. You will receive an email with instructions on where to send the payment.
- EFT, phone or cheque/money order by mail. Details will be on your booking confirmation email.
Note: Food - you need to arrange this yourself.