History Queensland Inc
PO Box 399 Mt Gravatt Qld 4122
ABN 12 234 568 600 | Patron: Bill Kitson

Calendar of Events

Highlights

  • 1 April 2014
    HQ Inc. 2014-2015 memberships are due.

  • 17 & 18 May 2014
    Each year, the Maryborough Family Heritage Research Institute Inc. celebrates 150 years and 140 years since the arrival of immigration vessels to Maryborough. This year is the turn of the Prince Consort and Sultana voyages to Maryborough in 1864, and also, 140 years since the arrival of the Great Queensland, Glamorganshire, Tim Whiffler and St James that arrived in 1874.

    For more information, visit the Maryborough Family Heritage Research Institute Inc. website http://www.treeroots.com.au/

  • May / June 2014
    HQ Inc. Annual General Meeting. Date and location to be announced.

  • Saturday 7 June 2014  9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
        QFHS SEMINAR: Where there's a Will: Wills and associated matters in Queensland, Australia and UK
        Presenters: Saadia Thomson-Dwyer, Shauna Hicks, and Ann Swain
        Details and Bookings: http://www.qfhs.org.au/activities/qfhs-seminars/where-theres-a-will/

  • August 2014
    The Australian Federation of Family History Organisations (AFFHO) is holding National Family History Week.

  • Saturday 2 August 2014  9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
        QFHS SEMINAR: Fortune and Misfortune: Parish Chest, Poor Law and Bankruptcy
        Presenters: Bev Bonning, Sue Reid, and Chris Schuetz
        Details and Bookings: http://www.qfhs.org.au/activities/qfhs-seminars/fortune-and-misfortune/

  • Saturday 4 October 2014  9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
        QFHS SEMINAR: Inmates: Asylums, Prisons and Hospitals
        Presenter: Shauna Hicks
        Details and Bookings: http://www.qfhs.org.au/activities/qfhs-seminars/inmates-asylums,-prisons-and-hospitals/

  • Sunday 12 October 2014
    The last General Meeting for HQ Inc for 2014 will be hosted by Gold Coast Family History Society at their Nerang premises on Sunday 12 October 2014. This meeting start at 1pm.

2015

  • 26 - 30 March 2015
    The 2015 AFFHO Congress will be in Canberra from 26 - 30 March.

  • Saturday and Sunday 3 & 4 October 2015
    Queensland State Conference In time and place: local history, family history, social history. More news to follow.