Learn about researching your family history this August as we celebrate
National Family History Month.

This year we are hosting a number of events online:

Live Q&A on Facebook with State Records of South Australia

Wednesday, 5 August 6pm-8pm (ACST)

Ask us your South Australian family history questions! State Records archivists will be on hand on Facebook to answer all your research questions.

If you don’t have any questions, follow along anyway as you may find out some tips and tricks useful for your research.

Using South Australia’s government archives to research your family history

Sunday, 23 August 11am to 12pm (ACST)

Join State Records of South Australia and the National Archives of Australia to find out how you can use government records to research your family history in South Australia.

This live webinar will look at the types of records held by each archive and how they can be used to fill gaps in your family tree.

There will also be tips about online resources and a chance for you to ask your research questions.

The webinar will be recorded, so if you’re unable to join us live keep an eye out for the recording online soon.

Bookings essential so we can send you a link to join the webinar.

Book at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/using-south-australias-government-archives-to-research-your-family-history-tickets-114852697510

Researching soldier settlers with State Records of South Australia

Sunday, 23 August 1pm to 1.45pm (ACST)

Do you have a South Australian soldier settler in your family tree?

Find out about the records State Records holds and how these can be used to find more information on the people who took up a soldier settlement scheme.

This live webinar will also give you a chance to ask your research questions about South Australian soldier settlement.

The webinar will be recorded, so if you’re unable to join us live keep an eye out for the recording online soon.

Bookings essential so we can send you a link to join the webinar.

Book at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/researching-soldier-settlers-with-state-records-of-south-australia-tickets-115012712118

Live Q&A on Facebook
with State Records of South Australia and the National Archives of Australia

Sunday, 23 August 2pm to 4pm (ACST)

Ask us your South Australian family history questions! State Records and the National Archives will be on hand on Facebook to answer all your research questions.

If you don’t have any questions, follow along anyway as you may find out some tips and tricks useful for your research.

More Events

See more events being held around Australia during August on the National Family History Month website​