Thursday, July 2, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 

Tue 07 Jul @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS The National Archives (UK) online
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Wed 08 Jul @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM MEETING Cornwall Discussion Circle
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Thu 09 Jul @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS GSV library catalogue & databases - tips
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Sat 11 Jul @ 10.30AM- 11.30AM MEETING Scottish Immigrants to Port Phillip via "David Clark" - Irene Kearsey
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Thursday, June 25, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria  

Tue 30 Jun @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS ScotlandsPeople™ online
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Wed 01 Jul @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM MEETING Starting Family History
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Wed 01 Jul @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM MEETING GSV Writers Circle
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Thu 02 Jul @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS FamilySearch™ online
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Sat 04 Jul @ 01.30PM- 03.30PM MEETING Descendants of Convicts
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

New from Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (BDM) Victoria


From 1 July 2015 the services of the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages (BDM) will change as follows:

-new fees will apply (e.g. standard certificates will cost $31.00, online historical images will cost $24.00)

-fees for postal services will apply (e.g. standard post within Australia will cost $1.00, standard post outside Australia will cost $3.00, Express Courier International will cost $50.00)

-Melbourne Customer Service Centre hours will change to 8.00am- 4.00pm to allow more citizens to visit us before work.

The full list of fees and postal services will be published on 1 July at http://bdm.vic.gov.au/fees



Thursday, June 18, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria  

Tue 23 Jun @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS findmypast™ & other commercial databases online
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Wed 24 Jun @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM MEETING Early English Genealogy Discussion Circle
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Thu 25 Jun @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS All online Australian archives, National and State
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Sat 27 Jun @ 10.30AM- 01.30PM LIBRARY RESEARCH DAY Tasmania (The GSV Talk/webcast from 6 June on “Researching Tasmania” is now available in the GSV members area).
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Sat 27 Jun @ 11.00AM- 12.00PM MEETING DNA and you
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Friday, June 12, 2015

New records added to the GIN and Webcasts

New records at the Genealogical Society of Victoria
GSV members log into see and hear....... 


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1.  Genealogical Society of Victoria. Portland Group. Portland South cemetery headstones 1848-1982.


2.  Genealogical Society of Victoria. Portland Group. Portland (South) cemetery register 1863-1982. GSV Library location: Contents: Book 1 1863-1951 - Book 2 1951 - 30 June 1982.


3.  Syme, Marten A. Passengers and crew on vessels departing Launceston 26/12/1833 - 24/10/1837: an alphabetically indexed list of passengers and crew derived from original records at the Dixson Library, NSW and the Archives Office of Tasmania.  [Typescript]


4.  Tricarico, Christine. Shepparton cemetery headstones 16/8/1867 - 24/2/1981.


5. Victoria. Victoria government gazette: register of midwives at at 31 Dec 1920, 31 Dec 1923, 31 Dec 1926, 31 Dec 1929 & Supplement to midwives 31 Dec 1935. 



WEBCASTS

1.  Aberdeen, Allan. The Scots-Irish and plantation of Ulster.


2.  Arulappu, Colleen. Ship's surgeons and superintendents.


3.  Bate, Meg. Research in Tasmania.


4.  Cowen, Jenny. Planning a family reunion.


5.  Griffin, Andrew. How National Archives of Australia can help your research.


6.  Montgomery, Vicki. Marriage customs, Valentine's day.


Thursday, June 11, 2015

FLINDERS LANE SHUT DOWN - SATURDAY 13 JUNE 2015



We have been notified from the building owner that...

FLINDERS LANE SHUT DOWN - SATURDAY 13 JUNE 2015

Flinders Lane will be closed between Swanston Street and Elizabeth Street  5am to 7pm
There will be NO ACCESS to the building car park, driveway or Flinders Lane entrance.


Also from the building owner...
Memo in relation to bikes no longer being permitted within the building.