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Members are advised that the Family History Rooms will be closed over Easter on Friday 30th March, Saturday 31st and Monday 2nd April 2018.  The rooms will be open as usual from Tuesday 3rd April 2018.

Share Your Story, Friday 16th March 2018

Our ‘Share Your Story’ presenter this month will be committee member Lesley Abrahams, who will describe her Hungerford family history research and Hungerford the Queensland town. Her presentation will be at 2pm at the WPCC Community Arts Centre in Wingewarra Street.

Please RSVP to June Wilson for catering, by Tuesday 13th March.  Phone her on 68825366 or 0417 690 495 or you can email her on  Enjoy a cuppa and cake after the talk with a $4 cost towards refreshments.


Dubbo & District Family History group will be holding the AGM for 2018 on Sunday 18th March, commencing at 2pm.  It will be held in the building where our rooms are.  It would be lovely to see as many people as possible attending to have a say and to see where our society will go in 2018.  It is usually not a lengthy meeting and is followed by a cup of tea and some socializing. Come along and support your society, we would love to see you there.

First ‘Share Your Story’ for 2018

Everyone is invited to attend this Share Your Story when we will hear from popular member Lyn Smith on how she discovered her great-grandfather’s secret part.  Make sure you keep Friday 16th February at 2pm free so that you can attend.  It will be held in the usual venue at Western Plains Cultural Centre in Wingewarra Street Dubbo.

Please advise June Wilson (for catering), by Tuesday February 13, at or phone 6882 5366 or 0417 690 495

Dubbo Family History Rooms re-open Tuesday 9th January 2018

Welcome to 2018.  Dubbo Family History Rooms are open for business again as from 1pm on Tuesday 9th January 2018. Why not make a resolution for 2018 to actually start doing your family history research. Dubbo Family History rooms are a great place to start your research, or if you have already begun, to find out more about your ancestors. You can join the society or pay a casual user fee of $10 per session, don’t forget to bring any records you have with you, as it makes it easier for our volunteer librarians to help you.  Check our opening hours on our web site.