The Bendigo Family History Group conducts a monthly meeting on the third Saturday of each month, except for December & January.
The meeting commences with Business at 2 pm and a Guest Speaker commences around 2.10 pm.
Meetings are held at Bendigo Goldfields Library Activity room 1, entrance in Hargreaves St
The meeting program usually includes a talk by a speaker on a subject associated with family history, genealogy or a related subject. There is an opportunity to socialise with other attendees over light refreshments.
Meetings are not exclusively for members, members of the public are most welcome. A gold coin donation is accepted.
January - No meeting
February 16th - "Exploring Bendigo Database " Michael Trounson
March 16th - "Dating & Collecting Postcards" by Eric Panther
April - No general meeting Easter week
May 18th - Members presentation/discussion problem solving & using our database in Library
June 15th - "Convicts" by Julie Dworak
July 20th - "Short talks Women in my family' by members
August 17th - "Bendigo Soldiers Memorial Museum" by Peter Ball
September 21st - "Oral History, Truth, Lies or the Shades Between" by Viv Martin
October 19th - "WW1' by Rob Leetham, a history of Australian Battalions in France and beyond
November 16th - Annual General Meeting. Guest speaker Gail White President of Family History Connections
December No Meeting
February 15th 'Family Tree Maker' guest speaker Julie Dworak
March 21st 'Mechanics Institutes' guest speaker author Ken James
April 18th 'Resources available through BRAC/PROV'