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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


Scots on the move: internal and external migration  Seminar      

See details: Saturday 30 July - Scots on the move: internal and external migration


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.

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Upcoming Events

Wed 25 May 16 @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM
Early English Genealogy Discussion Circle
Thu 26 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
National Archives Australia & state archives online
Tue 31 May 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
ScotlandsPeople™ online
Wed 01 Jun 16 @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM
Starting Family History
Wed 01 Jun 16 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM
GSV Writers Circle
Thu 02 Jun 16 @ 12.00PM- 01.00PM
Policing Colonial Victoria - Stuart Duff
Thu 02 Jun 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
FamilySearch™ online
Tue 07 Jun 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
The National Archives (UK) online
Wed 08 Jun 16 @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM
DNA Discussion Circle
Wed 08 Jun 16 @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM
South West England Research & Discussion Circle
Thu 09 Jun 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
GSV library catalogue & databases - tips
Mon 13 Jun 16 @
Closed - Public Holiday
Tue 14 Jun 16 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM
Durham, Northumberland & Cumberland Discussion Circle
Tue 14 Jun 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
Australian BDM indexes via Digger ™ and online
Wed 15 Jun 16 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM
National Archives for Scotland, Ireland & Wales online