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Victorian Seniors Festival Month at the GSV

Events for people holding a Victorian Seniors card - booking is essential

 
Tue, 3 Oct - 1:30 PM The National Archives (UK) online Register Now
Free for Senior Card Holders
Wed, 4 Oct - 10:30 AM Starting Your Family History Register Now
Free for Senior Card Holders
Thu, 5 Oct - 1:30 PM FamilySearch™ online Register Now
Free for Senior Card Holders
Mon, 9 Oct - 1 PM - 4 PM Focus on Scottish assistance in the library Free for Members &
$20 for non-members
Tue, 10 Oct - 1:30 PM Australian Births Deaths and Marriages online Register Now
Free for Members &
$20 for non-members
Thu, 12 Oct - 1:30 PM GSV library catalogue & databases - tips Register Now
Free for Members &
$20 for non-members
Thu, 19 Oct - 1:30 PM Internet for genealogy Register Now 
Free for Members & 
$20 for non-members
Tue, 19 Oct - 12 Noon Home Civil Servants of the East India Company and the India Office
Register Now
Free for Senior Card Holders
Fri, 20 Oct - 10 AM - 4 PM British Migrants: Instant Australians? Register Now 
Free for Senior Card Holders
Tue 24 Oct - 1:30 PM findmypast, TheGenealogist, British Newspaper Archive, My Heritage Register Now 
Free for Members & 
$20 for non-members

 

Ten Pound Poms

Ten Pound Poms Seniors Festival 2017 Together with the Genealogical Society of Victoria, National Archives of Australia and the Public Record Office of Victoria, the Immigration Museum presents a full day of fascinating talks and seminars to assist seniors in the fact finding missions and research around post World War II British migration to Australia.

Guests will relish in the rich stories, research tools and family history tips & tricks presented by expert historians and archivists, and hear about the forthcoming British Migrants: Instant Australians? exhibition from curators and British migrants.

Guests can attend as many talks as they please throughout the day and are welcome to view our wonderful exhibition program. You may also bring your own lunch to enjoy in our beautiful Museum atrium or Discovery Centre. Tea and coffee provided.

To reserve your place, email the Immigration Museum's Discovery CentreThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us on 03 9927 2726. A full program will be emailed to guests prior to the event.

Senior Festival GSV Membership Special 

1 year = $96 Single (usually $114)
1 year = $145 Joint (usually $163)
Throughout the month of October, non-members who hold Seniors Card and who join GSV at an Event, will receive a discount. That is cost will be $96 but no joining fee of $18.