The Warrnambool Family History Group Inc. runs a number of activities during the year that are open to both members and non-members
to attend upon payment of a small entry fee.
The major annual activities of the Group are:-
An annual family history seminar
An open day
A series of cemetery walks at Warrnambool cemetery (subject to availability of volunteers and public interest).
The Group also enjoys an annual Christmas Dinner & get together in early December each year.
On a monthly basis (February to November) the Group conducts the following activities:-
Publication of our Newsletter The South-West Genealogist which includes information on the Group's activities and also contains a summary transcription from
The Warrnambool Standard covering the contents for the corresponding month, 108 years in the past. A full year subscription to the Newsletter (10 issues) costs $15.00, including postage where applicable.
The February issue covers both January and February Historicals and the November issue covers November and December Historicals.
A monthly meeting at HeritageWorks, Gilles Street, Warrnambool on the second Wednesday of the month commencing at 7.30pm
A monthly workshop night, also at HeritageWorks, on the fourth Wednesday of the month commencing at 7.30pm
Family Tree Maker self-help interest group on the third Wednesday of the month commencing 3.30pm at HeritageWorks
Click on the CALENDAR OF EVENTS link in the side-bar to find out more
details, venues and times, etc.
No fees are payable to attend these monthly activities
PIONEERS' REGISTER 1834-1900
The Group has now published a Pioneers Register of all
pioneers who lived in the City of Warrnambool and the Old Warrnambool Shire.
Click here for more details and how to purchase.
Submissions have now closed. However, as is inevitable, errors and ommissions will be
found as the Register reaches a larger readership. Such errata can be communicated to the
group, either by writing or via the e-mail link provided.