History, Genealogy and Heritage Events

Unlock The Past will be at

Unlock the Past Cruises

Who's Hiding a convict?

Event Information

  • 19 Aug 2010 10:30am - 11:30am
  • Eltham Library, Panther Place
  • Eltham
  • Victoria
Other Information
  • Cost: Free

Celebrate Family History Month at Yarra Plenty Regional Library

Visit the newly renovated and extended Eltham Library

Do you have a convict in your family history? It is estimated that more than four million Australians are related to convicts deported from Britain to Australia in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Come along and learn some background and tips to researching your convict ancestor and share your own story over morning tea.