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National Family History Month starts Saturday

30 July 2020 | By Jan Squire | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorised.

National Family History Month (NFHM) begins in just over 24 hours. We now have more than 80 events listed for you to choose from, most of them on-line. It is worth a look at https://familyhistorymonth.org.au/events/. We encourage you to try at least a couple, especially if you are new to genealogy or to the technology • Read More »

Registrations – Hints and Shortcuts

13 July 2020 | By Jan Squire | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorised.

We are excited you want to register on our National Family History Month website. Please read this page so you can easily complete the registration process the first time. It is a bit different to some other websites, and has strong security to prevent unwanted hackers. First, if you are NOT a family historian or • Read More »

Opening and Closing Events

12 July 2020 | By Jan Squire | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorised.

National Family History Month (NFHM) is celebrated every August in Australia and in New Zealand. We are finding many organisations are reluctant (or unable) to hold physical meetings just yet, especially in parts of Australia, but we hope circumstances improve quickly. It is not too late to plan and advertise events, especially on-line events. If • Read More »

National Family History Month is less than a Month Away

5 July 2020 | By Jan Squire | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorised.

National Family History Month (NFHM) runs from 1 August to 31 August 2020. This year it is a bit different because of the Covid-19 pandemic, but we are here to promote whatever events are able to be staged. We already have a few events listed on our website (familyhistorymonth.org.au), and we encourage all libraries, history • Read More »