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The latest news and information about...

The latest news and information about our move to Cranbourne
We have moved to Cranbourne Library at 65 Berwick-Cranbourne Road, Cranbourne. We will be posting information on the move and venues for meetings and workshops here as soon as it comes to hand. Venues for meetings & workshops by month:   September: Tuesday 5 September – We are opening the new Research Room on Tuesdays and Saturdays [...]

Research Room News 18 June 2016

Research Room News 18 June 2016
We’re slowly clearing the backlog of new magazines and newsletters and getting them into the new system and on the shelves.  If any of our members are waiting on specific titles – please let us know and we will try to fast track them for you. New titles in the Research Room this week and available for borrowing are: Newsletters/M [...]

Research Room News 10 June 2016

Research Room News 10 June 2016
New to the Research Room this week are a number of Unlock the Past titles: Death certificates and archaic medical terms Arrivals in Australia from 1788 British and Irish newspapers Buried treasures: What’s in the English Parish Chest Digital imaging essentials: techniques and tips for genealogists and family historians (Australian edi [...]

Connecting with others

Connecting with others
Our April meeting is all about connecting with others.  There are many ways to connect with people researching the same people, place, event or thing you are. If you’re a member of the Narre Warren & District Family History Group one of them is to write an article for our website or our newsletter Spreading Branches.  Issue 91 of Sp [...]

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas
The committee and members of the Narre Warren & District Family History Group would like to wish everyone an enjoyable, happy and safe festive season. We’d also like to thank everyone that has taken an interest or supported us in any of our endeavors during 2014. We look forward to your continued support in 2015. We have an excitin [...]

Wendy Regina Brock

Wendy Regina Brock
Wendy Brock Today we have the sad task of informing members that Wendy’s long struggle with cancer ended last night (11th May, 2014). Wendy Brock joined the Narre Warren & District Family History Group in 2007 and quickly established herself as a valuable and popular member of the Group. Apart from serving as Membership Officer betw [...]

Seniors Week 2012

Seniors Week 2012
We’re celebrating Seniors Week this year with two workshops for those just starting out with their family history and also a free research session with some of our very capable members. Our two Beginner’s Workshops will be held on Monday 8 October (10 am to 12 midday) and Thursday 11 October 3 pm to 5 pm. These are stand alone wor [...]

So many events, So little time…...

So many events, So little time….
July is set to be a big month for family history. There’s the VAFHO Annual General Meeting & Seminar on Friday 20th July at PROV, North Melbourne if you’re a brave soul and don’t mind the Friday afternoon traffic. National Family History Week is from 27th July to 5th August this year, and the Family History Feast on 30th [...]

Auf Wiedersehen, Diana

Auf Wiedersehen, Diana
Di presenting Diana with a gift. Photo courtesy of Eileen Durdin Although our general meeting on Saturday 9th June was a good one, there was a hint of sadness in the air as we said farewell to one of our long time and much loved members, Diana Wheeler. The honour of presenting Diana with a token of our esteem and best wishes for the future wa [...]

Upcoming Events

  1. CHRISTMAS LUNCH – Trios Sports Club

    December 2 @ 12:00 pm
  2. NW&DFHG December Meeting

    December 13 @ 7:30 pm
  3. They answered the call: a World War 1 walk in Cranbourne Cemetery

    April 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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