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findmypast  Special Offer   

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Preservation of photographs, books and paper-based items Talk  

See details: Thursday July 14 or 21 - Melbourne Rare Book Week Events

National Family History Month at the GSV  

See details: August - NFHM 2016

The Genealogical Society of Victoria

Tracing your family tree is one of the world's most popular pastimes. The Genealogical Society of Victoria is a leading Australian family history society for the study of genealogy with a wide range of membership benefits.

We can provide advice and expertise along with a reference library providing extensive records for Victoria, Australia, New Zealand and Britain, as well as many collections from other countries.

Our secure online shop includes membership, society services, events at the GSV as well as a wide range of genealogical products.


Upcoming Events

Wed 04 May 16 @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM
Starting Family History
Wed 04 May 16 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM
GSV Writers Circle
Thu 05 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
FamilySearch™ online
Sat 07 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 03.30PM
Descendants of Convicts
Tue 10 May 16 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM
Durham, Northumberland & Cumberland Discussion Circle
Tue 10 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
Australian BDM indexes via Digger ™ and online
Wed 11 May 16 @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM
DNA Discussion Circle
Wed 11 May 16 @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM
South West England Research & Discussion Circle
Thu 12 May 16 @ 12.00PM- 01.00PM
The Cascading Effect of War on US Migration History - Mischelle Hodge
Thu 12 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
GSV library catalogue & databases - tips
Sat 14 May 16 @ 01.00PM- 03.00PM
Irish Ancestry Group
Tue 17 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
Ancestry™ online
Wed 18 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
National Archives for Scotland, Ireland & Wales online
Thu 19 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
Internet for genealogy: an introduction
Fri 20 May 16 @ 10.00AM- 04.00PM
GSV Research Workshop