CABOOLTURE FAMILY HISTORY RESEARCH GROUP INC.
10th May 2008
Phone No - 5428 2018
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Website - http://cfhrg.tripod.com
Welcome to our new Members
Ann Broadbent, Steve Baker
Next meeting will be the AGM on Saturday 21st June, 2008 at 1 pm
NOMINATION FORMS are available from the Office.
Nominations close Saturday 7th June, 2008 at noon.
Nominations to be given to our Secretary, Janet O’Flaherty.
Membership Fees are due (as of 30th April)
Single Membership - $30
Dual Membership - $40
Postage for Hindsight (& newsletter if you don’t have email) - $10
From a Personal perspective (by Doug Cook)
When I first joined the Group in 1995, I knew nothing about
Family History Research. Within a few
years, I became Treasurer and one of the volunteers. I spent my voluntary time reading books,
looking at microfiche and CDs. I knew
nothing about Australian research, all of my forebears having come from the
I was elected President in 2003 and 2004. That was a great learning experience. For a lot of this time, I was coming in as a volunteer, once or twice a week. I even tried opening at night for a few months, but that was a bit scary!!
I recently became a member of Management of History
This is not the path for everyone but shows that you can become involved and you never know where that can lead.
Some websites for you to look at
A link to numerous Tasmanian databases…check it out.
Family history stories….interesting.
This is a
link to a rather interesting site………….Rural, historic, abandoned and desolate
places, travel in
This is a link to databases and indexes regarding convicts. If you go to their homepage you will that is has loads of other information relevant to family history research on the internet.