Events

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Tuesday, 18 Feb 2020
Unidentified house NRS-4481-2-4-8634-1001
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Researching your house and property is a rewarding project. Learn how to find house and property records in the NSW State Archives Collection.

Your Place
FREE
Wednesday, 08 Apr 2020
Gulargambone Public School NRS-15051-1-16-858-12
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

In NSW education has been compulsory since 1880 and the local school is often at the centre of the local community. School records in the NSW State Archives Collection contain a wealth of information about the people who attended school, their teachers and school buildings in which they worked.

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FREE
Friday, 19 Jun 2020
N.S.S. Nautical School Ship Sobraon - on the deck. NRS-4481-2-4-8624-806
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

The NSW State Government has played a role in the care and protection of children since the early days of the colony.

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FREE
Wednesday, 05 Aug 2020
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Are you researching your family history and wondering what you might find in the Archives Collection, and how you would find it? The NSW State Archives Collection holds a wealth of material for the family historian - from probate and divorce records to immigration, schools and property.

Cessnock Library
FREE, BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
Tuesday, 11 Aug 2020
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Business and trade records can tell us a lot about how a person was making a living. This webinar will focus business and trade records in the NSW State Archives Collection. 

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FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Tuesday, 22 Sep 2020
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Join us as Wyong Family History Group to learn about Collection Search and how its features can help you organise your visit to the reading room. 

Wyong Community Cultural Centre
FREE, BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
Friday, 16 Oct 2020
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Researching women in the NSW State Archives Collection can present challenges, especially in the 19th century. This webinar focuses on tips for finding women in the archives - at work, in family life, in the care of institutions and in death.

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FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED