Tee hee! I can almost smell the Congress now! Networking cards have arrived from Vistaprint. And whilst they didn't arrive in brown paper parcels, the links to my requested files arrived from the National Archives this week. They proved very interesting...
Last month , Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers advised the Genealogy community that he was starting over. He invited us to join him on a 13-week journey where we put our old research to one side (physical and digital) and....start again. Thomas has set up a...
Emperor Gum Moth Lovely Jill Ball of Geniaus encourages us to reflect on our achievements again. I am particularly keen to embrace this challenge as today is my blog's third Anniversary - who'd a thunk? 1. An elusive ancestor I found was Zip really in this...
Thomas MacEntee of Advent Calendar of Christmas Memories says: How did you and your family spend Christmas Eve? Did you attend church services, perhaps a children’s service with a pageant? What about food – was there a special meal or did your family hold a...
RSL Museum Redcliffe It's been another busy week at work preparing for the WWI commemorations; working on digital presentations to go with physical display items. This is a photo of one of the displays at the Redcliffe RSL Museum which is worth a visit. Yo...
Bells at Port Arthur Aren't these nice bells? What do you call a group of bells I wonder? One website suggests a peal. The bells are apropos of nothing. I just think it is important to have pictures in blog posts to arouse interest. Here's a photo of ...
I woke up this morning a bit like a kid on Christmas Day. I had worked like a navvy yesterday to try and clean up my desk so that I could be prepared for the Genealogy Do Over. I have literally put all my old research behind me. Look! See! There are...
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- University of South AustraliaGraduate Diploma in Management (Arts)
- University of QueenslandBachelor of Arts (Double Major Sociology)
- Moreton Bay Regional CouncilOperations Supervisor, 2011 - present
- Arts QueenslandCasual Project Officer 2011, 2011 - 2011
- Australian Film Television and Radio SchoolManager Qld, 1989 - 2011
- Australian Broadcasting CorporationVarious, 1982 - 1989
- Australian Bureau of StatisticsUrban Collector, 2011 - 2011
My National Family History Month Activities for 2014 | Lonetester HQ
National Family History Month has been and gone already. And throughout the month I recorded my own list of Family History Month activities.
Genealogy Notes 8-14 July 2014 A History Conference and other news
Since the last Diary I have been in Brisbane attending the annual Australian Historical Association history conference. While mostly academi
Twigs of Yore - Blog: Mapping family locations with Google Maps
While planning my research trip to Melbourne, I noticed that Google Maps will allow you to import a list of addresses to plot. It's amazing
British Government records released under new twenty year rule
The British Government has commenced the release of files from twenty years ago to the National Archives, following the change from a thirty
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