NAIDOC Week

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This week is NAIDOC week. A week to honour the achievements of Aboriginal and Torrens Strait Islander peoples.  The TV show ‘Who Do You Think You Are’ featured “Uncle Jack Charles“, aged 77 years , who said “It’s never too … Read More

Are you thinking of a career in genealogy?

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Are you thinking of a career in genealogy? An excellent starting place for information is Paul Gorry’s book, Credentials for Genealogists: Proof of the Professional (first published Ireland, 2018; second edition, 2021). AAGRA President, Dr Dianne Snowden AM, (pictured with … Read More

Introducing Caroline Haigh

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A post from Caroline Haigh, one of our Tasmanian members.   After a diverse career of teaching, Commonwealth public service and establishing a retail business, I took early retirement in 2008. What to do with my new found freedom?! I’d … Read More

42nd AGM

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AAGRA held its 42nd AGM on Monday 9 November 2020 using Zoom videoconferencing. The following office bearers were re-elected: President – Dr Dianne Snowden Vice President – Rachel Croucher Secretary – Anne Young  Treasurer – Douglas Browning Jean Main, Peter … Read More

40th AGM

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AAGRA has just held its 40th AGM. In the course of the AGM, Peter Gill noted that reaching the 40th AGM was a significant milestone and wished to acknowledge the foresight of the founders in 1977 and the efforts of … Read More

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