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FAMILY HISTORY DOWN UNDER 2022

Learn family history from the experts

Welcome to FHDU 2022! We're bringing you a world-class family history conference that you can attend in-person or via live stream.

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WELCOME

The event of a lifetime

Join hundreds of other family historians for a world-class event

When: 8-11 November 2022

Where: Castle Hill RSL club, 77 Castle Street, Castle Hill NSW 2154

Overview: 4 days

  • The main program will be across two theatres, with a third theatre for workshops and special interest topics
  • Recordings will be available for view to 28 February 2023

Tracks: 4 tracks - each running across multiple days

  • DNA: Genetic Genealogy
  • Researching Abroad
  • Australia & New Zealand
  • Methodology & General

Presentations: 72-80 in all

  • THEATRE 1 - 24 presentations over the 4 days
  • THEATRE 2 - 24 presentations over the 4 days
  • THEATRE 3 - 18+ workshops and special interest topics over the 4 days
  • BONUS RECORDINGS - 10-15 recorded presentations released in the lead up months to November

Speakers: 30+ speakers from Australia, New Zealand and other countries

Live stream - THEATRE 1 will be live streamed

Recordings - all presentations (excluding workshops) will be available as a megabundle (all 4 tracks). These will include the bonus recordings. Recordings only will also be available as lower cost, no frills packages.

Exhibition

  • at the conference
  • virtual until 28 February 2023

3 ways to participate

  • In-person (4 days) - AU$595
  • Live stream - megabundle AU$395 / one day AU$135
  • Recordings only - mega AU$295 / track $99

Other features

  • Prizes - expected to exceed AU$12,000. All who attend in-person or live stream will be in the draw
  • Special FHDU 2022 offers from exhibitors. Open to all who book at least one track
  • Exclusive Facebook discussion hub - interact with speakers, sponsors and other attendees before, during and after the conference. Open to all who book at least one track

COVID-SAFE - November 2022 gives time for international travel to resume. However, it is possible some limits on venue capacity and other COVID-SAFE requirements may still apply. There will be complete freedom to change (with refund of the price difference) from in-person to live stream if you prefer - up to 1 November 2022.

PROGRAM

The program

Day 1 — Tuesday, 8 November 2022
Subject to change
9:00 am
Organising and managing your autosomal DNA matches
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
9:00 am
Organising and managing your autosomal DNA matches
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
9:00 am
Organising and managing your autosomal DNA matches
Maurice Gleeson
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
9:00 am
Organising and managing your autosomal DNA matches
Workshop
Maurice Gleeson
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Exploring ThruLines™ and Theories of Relativity™
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Michelle Patient
10:30 am
Exploring ThruLines™ and Theories of Relativity™
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Michelle Patient
10:30 am
Exploring ThruLines™ and Theories of Relativity™
Michelle Patient
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Exploring ThruLines™ and Theories of Relativity™
Workshop
Michelle Patient
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
No, no, Nanette! What negative evidence is … and isn’t
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
10:30 am
No, no, Nanette! What negative evidence is … and isn’t
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
10:30 am
No, no, Nanette! What negative evidence is … and isn’t
Judy Russell
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
No, no, Nanette! What negative evidence is … and isn’t
Workshop
Judy Russell
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
10:30 am
Australian resources for researching families of German origin
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Eric Kopittke
10:30 am
Australian resources for researching families of German origin
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Eric Kopittke
10:30 am
Australian resources for researching families of German origin
Eric Kopittke
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Australian resources for researching families of German origin
Workshop
Eric Kopittke
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
10:30 am
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
10:30 am
Topic TBA
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
10:30 am
Topic TBA
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Speaker TBA
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Topic TBA
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
11:30 am
Probate
Livestreamed
Where there is a will
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mia Bennett
11:30 am
Probate
Where there is a will
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mia Bennett
11:30 am
Probate
Where there is a will
Mia Bennett
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Probate
Workshop
Where there is a will
Mia Bennett
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
11:30 am
Ethical dilemmas in genealogy
Livestreamed
... what possible problems could there be?
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Dr Penny Walters
11:30 am
Ethical dilemmas in genealogy
... what possible problems could there be?
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Dr Penny Walters
11:30 am
Ethical dilemmas in genealogy
... what possible problems could there be?
Dr Penny Walters
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Ethical dilemmas in genealogy
Workshop
... what possible problems could there be?
Dr Penny Walters
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
Tips for working with speculative trees on Ancestry
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Louise Coakley
1:30 pm
Tips for working with speculative trees on Ancestry
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Louise Coakley
1:30 pm
Tips for working with speculative trees on Ancestry
Louise Coakley
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Tips for working with speculative trees on Ancestry
Workshop
Louise Coakley
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
1:30 pm
MyHeritage unique technologies for researching your family
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Daniel Horowitz
1:30 pm
MyHeritage unique technologies for researching your family
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Daniel Horowitz
1:30 pm
MyHeritage unique technologies for researching your family
Daniel Horowitz
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
MyHeritage unique technologies for researching your family
Workshop
Daniel Horowitz
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
1:30 pm
The search for Samuel
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
1:30 pm
The search for Samuel
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
1:30 pm
The search for Samuel
Kerry Farmer
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
The search for Samuel
Workshop
Kerry Farmer
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
Past encounters
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Fiona Brooker
1:30 pm
Past encounters
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Fiona Brooker
1:30 pm
Past encounters
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Fiona Brooker
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Past encounters
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Fiona Brooker
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
2:30 pm
Correlating Genetic and Historical Evidence in Written Conclusions
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
2:30 pm
Correlating Genetic and Historical Evidence in Written Conclusions
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
2:30 pm
Correlating Genetic and Historical Evidence in Written Conclusions
Angie Bush
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Correlating Genetic and Historical Evidence in Written Conclusions
Workshop
Angie Bush
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
2:30 pm
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
2:30 pm
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
2:30 pm
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Workshop
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
2:30 pm
Beyond just indexes
Livestreamed
Why we should examine the original records
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Rosemary Kopittke
2:30 pm
Beyond just indexes
Why we should examine the original records
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Rosemary Kopittke
2:30 pm
Beyond just indexes
Why we should examine the original records
Rosemary Kopittke
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Beyond just indexes
Workshop
Why we should examine the original records
Rosemary Kopittke
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
4:00 pm
Using all the features of FamilySearch
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
4:00 pm
Using all the features of FamilySearch
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
4:00 pm
Using all the features of FamilySearch
David Rencher
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Using all the features of FamilySearch
Workshop
David Rencher
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
4:00 pm
Mining the Uber-sites for German ancestors
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
James Beidler
4:00 pm
Mining the Uber-sites for German ancestors
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
James Beidler
4:00 pm
Mining the Uber-sites for German ancestors
James Beidler
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Mining the Uber-sites for German ancestors
Workshop
James Beidler
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
Day 2 — Wednesday, 9 November 2022
Subject to change
9:00 am
Australian genealogy online
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Shauna Hicks
9:00 am
Australian genealogy online
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Shauna Hicks
9:00 am
Australian genealogy online
Shauna Hicks
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
9:00 am
Australian genealogy online
Workshop
Shauna Hicks
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Protest and punishment
Livestreamed
Understanding convict conduct records
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
10:30 am
Protest and punishment
Understanding convict conduct records
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
10:30 am
Protest and punishment
Understanding convict conduct records
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Protest and punishment
Workshop
Understanding convict conduct records
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Ireland civil registration
Livestreamed
Births, marriages, and deaths
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
10:30 am
Ireland civil registration
Births, marriages, and deaths
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
10:30 am
Ireland civil registration
Births, marriages, and deaths
David Rencher
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Ireland civil registration
Workshop
Births, marriages, and deaths
David Rencher
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
10:30 am
Introduction to Borland Genetics web tools
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kevin Borland
10:30 am
Introduction to Borland Genetics web tools
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kevin Borland
10:30 am
Introduction to Borland Genetics web tools
Kevin Borland
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Introduction to Borland Genetics web tools
Workshop
Kevin Borland
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
10:30 am
Brickwalls
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mia Bennett
10:30 am
Brickwalls
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mia Bennett
10:30 am
Brickwalls
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Mia Bennett
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Brickwalls
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Mia Bennett
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
11:30 am
Irish workhouse orphan emigration to Australia 1848-1850
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Dr Perry McIntyre AM
11:30 am
Irish workhouse orphan emigration to Australia 1848-1850
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Dr Perry McIntyre AM
11:30 am
Irish workhouse orphan emigration to Australia 1848-1850
Dr Perry McIntyre AM
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Irish workhouse orphan emigration to Australia 1848-1850
Workshop
Dr Perry McIntyre AM
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
11:30 am
Copyrights and copywrongs
Livestreamed
The law for genealogists
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
11:30 am
Copyrights and copywrongs
The law for genealogists
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
11:30 am
Copyrights and copywrongs
The law for genealogists
Judy Russell
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Copyrights and copywrongs
Workshop
The law for genealogists
Judy Russell
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
Putting death in its place
Livestreamed
Possibilities for linking birth & deaths to property records
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
1:30 pm
Putting death in its place
Possibilities for linking birth & deaths to property records
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
1:30 pm
Putting death in its place
Possibilities for linking birth & deaths to property records
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Putting death in its place
Workshop
Possibilities for linking birth & deaths to property records
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
What are the Odds? (WATO)
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
1:30 pm
What are the Odds? (WATO)
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
1:30 pm
What are the Odds? (WATO)
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Angie Bush
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
What are the Odds? (WATO)
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Angie Bush
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
2:30 pm
Friendly societies and family history
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Helen Smith
2:30 pm
Friendly societies and family history
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Helen Smith
2:30 pm
Friendly societies and family history
Helen Smith
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Friendly societies and family history
Workshop
Helen Smith
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
2:30 pm
Using DNA to find long lost family
Livestreamed
For adoptees, foundlings, etc.
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
2:30 pm
Using DNA to find long lost family
For adoptees, foundlings, etc.
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
2:30 pm
Using DNA to find long lost family
For adoptees, foundlings, etc.
Maurice Gleeson
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Using DNA to find long lost family
Workshop
For adoptees, foundlings, etc.
Maurice Gleeson
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
2:30 pm
Scottish Kirk Session records
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Chris Paton
2:30 pm
Scottish Kirk Session records
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Chris Paton
2:30 pm
Scottish Kirk Session records
Chris Paton
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Scottish Kirk Session records
Workshop
Chris Paton
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
4:00 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
4:00 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
4:00 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Kerry Farmer
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Workshop
Kerry Farmer
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
4:00 pm
Comparing Ancestry, FindMyPast, MyHeritage and FamilySearch
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Michelle Patient
4:00 pm
Comparing Ancestry, FindMyPast, MyHeritage and FamilySearch
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Michelle Patient
4:00 pm
Comparing Ancestry, FindMyPast, MyHeritage and FamilySearch
Michelle Patient
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Comparing Ancestry, FindMyPast, MyHeritage and FamilySearch
Workshop
Michelle Patient
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
4:00 pm
Upskilling your genetic genealogy knowledge
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Louise Coakley
4:00 pm
Upskilling your genetic genealogy knowledge
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Louise Coakley
4:00 pm
Upskilling your genetic genealogy knowledge
Louise Coakley
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Upskilling your genetic genealogy knowledge
Workshop
Louise Coakley
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
Day 3 — Thursday, 10 November 2022
Subject to change
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Workshop
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Finding Irish records on FamilySearch, Ancestry, and Findmypast
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
10:30 am
Finding Irish records on FamilySearch, Ancestry, and Findmypast
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
10:30 am
Finding Irish records on FamilySearch, Ancestry, and Findmypast
David Rencher
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Finding Irish records on FamilySearch, Ancestry, and Findmypast
Workshop
David Rencher
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Investigative genetic genealogy
Livestreamed
What is it and how your DNA can help
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Louise Coakley
10:30 am
Investigative genetic genealogy
What is it and how your DNA can help
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Louise Coakley
10:30 am
Investigative genetic genealogy
What is it and how your DNA can help
Louise Coakley
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Investigative genetic genealogy
Workshop
What is it and how your DNA can help
Louise Coakley
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
10:30 am
Basic photo restoration & preserving photographs
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mel Hulbert
10:30 am
Basic photo restoration & preserving photographs
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mel Hulbert
10:30 am
Basic photo restoration & preserving photographs
Mel Hulbert
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Basic photo restoration & preserving photographs
Workshop
Mel Hulbert
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
10:30 am
When worlds collide: resolving conflicts in genealogical research
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
10:30 am
When worlds collide: resolving conflicts in genealogical research
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
10:30 am
When worlds collide: resolving conflicts in genealogical research
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Judy Russell
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
When worlds collide: resolving conflicts in genealogical research
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Judy Russell
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
11:30 am
Marrying DNA & Irish research
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
11:30 am
Marrying DNA & Irish research
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
11:30 am
Marrying DNA & Irish research
Maurice Gleeson
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Marrying DNA & Irish research
Workshop
Maurice Gleeson
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
11:30 am
Reviewing your research
Livestreamed
How to get past that roadblock in your tree
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Michelle Patient
11:30 am
Reviewing your research
How to get past that roadblock in your tree
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Michelle Patient
11:30 am
Reviewing your research
How to get past that roadblock in your tree
Michelle Patient
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Reviewing your research
Workshop
How to get past that roadblock in your tree
Michelle Patient
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
11:30 am
Why can’t I find it
Livestreamed
Where else can I look?
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Shauna Hicks
11:30 am
Why can’t I find it
Where else can I look?
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Shauna Hicks
11:30 am
Why can’t I find it
Where else can I look?
Shauna Hicks
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Why can’t I find it
Workshop
Where else can I look?
Shauna Hicks
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
Livestreamed
The big five
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
The big five
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
The big five
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
Workshop
The big five
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
1:30 pm
Planning for success with DNA testing
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
1:30 pm
Planning for success with DNA testing
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
1:30 pm
Planning for success with DNA testing
Angie Bush
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Planning for success with DNA testing
Workshop
Angie Bush
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
1:30 pm
In business
Livestreamed
Tracing your ancestors working lives
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Fiona Brooker
1:30 pm
In business
Tracing your ancestors working lives
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Fiona Brooker
1:30 pm
In business
Tracing your ancestors working lives
Fiona Brooker
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
In business
Workshop
Tracing your ancestors working lives
Fiona Brooker
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
'How do I turn boring family facts into spellbinding scenes?'
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Carol Baxter
1:30 pm
'How do I turn boring family facts into spellbinding scenes?'
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Carol Baxter
1:30 pm
'How do I turn boring family facts into spellbinding scenes?'
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Carol Baxter
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
'How do I turn boring family facts into spellbinding scenes?'
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Carol Baxter
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
2:30 pm
German research online
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
James Beidler
2:30 pm
German research online
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
James Beidler
2:30 pm
German research online
James Beidler
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
German research online
Workshop
James Beidler
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
2:30 pm
Advanced DNA tools to analyze MyHeritage DNA matches
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Daniel Horowitz
2:30 pm
Advanced DNA tools to analyze MyHeritage DNA matches
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Daniel Horowitz
2:30 pm
Advanced DNA tools to analyze MyHeritage DNA matches
Daniel Horowitz
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Advanced DNA tools to analyze MyHeritage DNA matches
Workshop
Daniel Horowitz
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
2:30 pm
Epidemics
Livestreamed
Not just the flu
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Helen Smith
2:30 pm
Epidemics
Not just the flu
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Helen Smith
2:30 pm
Epidemics
Not just the flu
Helen Smith
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Epidemics
Workshop
Not just the flu
Helen Smith
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
4:00 pm
Hidden in the newsprint (mainly British papers)
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mia Bennett
4:00 pm
Hidden in the newsprint (mainly British papers)
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Mia Bennett
4:00 pm
Hidden in the newsprint (mainly British papers)
Mia Bennett
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Hidden in the newsprint (mainly British papers)
Workshop
Mia Bennett
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
4:00 pm
Getting organized using technology and a research report
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kelli Bergheimer
4:00 pm
Getting organized using technology and a research report
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kelli Bergheimer
4:00 pm
Getting organized using technology and a research report
Kelli Bergheimer
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Getting organized using technology and a research report
Workshop
Kelli Bergheimer
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
Day 4 — Friday, 11 November 2022
Subject to change
9:00 am
The discriminating genealogist
Livestreamed
Telling good evidence from bad
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
9:00 am
The discriminating genealogist
Telling good evidence from bad
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
9:00 am
The discriminating genealogist
Telling good evidence from bad
Judy Russell
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
9:00 am
The discriminating genealogist
Workshop
Telling good evidence from bad
Judy Russell
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Chasing the poor and landless
Livestreamed
FamilySearch historical records—tips and tricks
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
10:30 am
Chasing the poor and landless
FamilySearch historical records—tips and tricks
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
David Rencher
10:30 am
Chasing the poor and landless
FamilySearch historical records—tips and tricks
David Rencher
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Chasing the poor and landless
Workshop
FamilySearch historical records—tips and tricks
David Rencher
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
10:30 am
Hiding in the chancery cupboard
Livestreamed
The trials & tribulations of an 18th century wife
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Sue Swalwell
10:30 am
Hiding in the chancery cupboard
The trials & tribulations of an 18th century wife
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Sue Swalwell
10:30 am
Hiding in the chancery cupboard
The trials & tribulations of an 18th century wife
Sue Swalwell
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Hiding in the chancery cupboard
Workshop
The trials & tribulations of an 18th century wife
Sue Swalwell
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
10:30 am
DNA is digital
Livestreamed
Understanding blocks and segments
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kevin Borland
10:30 am
DNA is digital
Understanding blocks and segments
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kevin Borland
10:30 am
DNA is digital
Understanding blocks and segments
Kevin Borland
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
DNA is digital
Workshop
Understanding blocks and segments
Kevin Borland
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
10:30 am
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
10:30 am
Topic TBA
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
10:30 am
Topic TBA
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Speaker TBA
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
10:30 am
Topic TBA
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
11:30 am
Palaeography
Livestreamed
Deciphering old handwriting
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Jenny Joyce
11:30 am
Palaeography
Deciphering old handwriting
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Jenny Joyce
11:30 am
Palaeography
Deciphering old handwriting
Jenny Joyce
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Palaeography
Workshop
Deciphering old handwriting
Jenny Joyce
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
11:30 am
Guild of One Name Studies
Livestreamed
Who and how we can help, why join, what is a ONS study
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Alan Moorhouse
11:30 am
Guild of One Name Studies
Who and how we can help, why join, what is a ONS study
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Alan Moorhouse
11:30 am
Guild of One Name Studies
Who and how we can help, why join, what is a ONS study
Alan Moorhouse
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Guild of One Name Studies
Workshop
Who and how we can help, why join, what is a ONS study
Alan Moorhouse
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
11:30 am
Online German church registers, duplicates and substitutes
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
James Beidler
11:30 am
Online German church registers, duplicates and substitutes
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
James Beidler
11:30 am
Online German church registers, duplicates and substitutes
James Beidler
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
11:30 am
Online German church registers, duplicates and substitutes
Workshop
James Beidler
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
Slow down
Livestreamed
Planning your research
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Fiona Brooker
1:30 pm
Slow down
Planning your research
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Fiona Brooker
1:30 pm
Slow down
Planning your research
Fiona Brooker
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Slow down
Workshop
Planning your research
Fiona Brooker
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
1:30 pm
Identifying and leveraging DNA matches to break down brick walls
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
1:30 pm
Identifying and leveraging DNA matches to break down brick walls
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Angie Bush
1:30 pm
Identifying and leveraging DNA matches to break down brick walls
Angie Bush
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Identifying and leveraging DNA matches to break down brick walls
Workshop
Angie Bush
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Phoenix Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Speaker TBA
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Topic TBA
Workshop
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
1:30 pm
Topic & Speaker TBA
Livestreamed
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic & Speaker TBA
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Boardroom
120
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Speaker TBA
1:30 pm
Topic & Speaker TBA
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Speaker TBA
Boardroom
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
1:30 pm
Topic & Speaker TBA
Workshop
$30 - bookings required (opening in September)
Speaker TBA
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
120
min
LEARN MORE
Boardroom
2:30 pm
Genealogy in the comics
Livestreamed
A kids’ lecture for grownups
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Daniel Horowitz
2:30 pm
Genealogy in the comics
A kids’ lecture for grownups
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Daniel Horowitz
2:30 pm
Genealogy in the comics
A kids’ lecture for grownups
Daniel Horowitz
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Genealogy in the comics
Workshop
A kids’ lecture for grownups
Daniel Horowitz
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
Sovereign Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Workshop
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
2:30 pm
Find Grace
Livestreamed
Establishing the Y-DNA signature of the immediate male forbears of Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen (1530-1603)
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
2:30 pm
Find Grace
Establishing the Y-DNA signature of the immediate male forbears of Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen (1530-1603)
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Maurice Gleeson
2:30 pm
Find Grace
Establishing the Y-DNA signature of the immediate male forbears of Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen (1530-1603)
Maurice Gleeson
Phoenix Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
2:30 pm
Find Grace
Workshop
Establishing the Y-DNA signature of the immediate male forbears of Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen (1530-1603)
Maurice Gleeson
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
4:00 pm
The rest of the story
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
4:00 pm
The rest of the story
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Judy Russell
4:00 pm
The rest of the story
Judy Russell
Lyceum Theatre
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
4:00 pm
The rest of the story
Workshop
Judy Russell
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre

Presenters

THE EXPERTS
Overseas Presenters
Carol Becker
United States
Married to a genealogist (Paul Milner)
James Beidler
United States
German genealogy
Mia Bennett
England
English & DNA expert
Kelli Bergheimer
United States
Writer, teacher, editor and speaker
Blaine Bettinger
United States
DNA expert
Kevin Borland
United States
Genetic genealogy
Fiona Brooker
New Zealand
Professional Genealogist
Angie Bush
United States
DNA expert
Maurice Gleeson
England
DNA & Irish expert
Daniel Horowitz
Israel
Genealogy expert at MyHeritage
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
United States
British Isles expert
Alan Moorhouse
England
One name studies & UK research
Michelle Patient
New Zealand
Talking Family History co-host
Chris Paton
Scotland
Scottish & Irish expert
David Rencher
United States
Irish & FamilySearch expert
Judy Russell
United States
Methodology expert
Sue Swalwell
England
A hunter of stories
Dr Penny Walters
England
Lecturer, speaker & writer
Australian Presenters
Carol Baxter
QLD
Internationally-acclaimed author and speaker
Louise Coakley
QLD
Genetic genealogist
Kerry Farmer
NSW
DNA, Australia, Scotland
Shauna Hicks
QLD
Archivist, speaker, author
Mel Hulbert
NSW
Educator and researcher, specialising in DNA
Jenny Joyce
NSW
Lecturer, teacher & writer
Eric Kopittke
QLD
German research expert
Rosemary Kopittke
QLD
Speaker, editor, author
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
TAS
Social historian
Dr Perry McIntyre AM
NSW
Immigration to NSW of single females during the Irish Famine
Helen Smith
QLD
Professional genealogist

Exhibition

Bringing together genealogy product and service providers, societies and libraries from around the world to create a fantastic exhibition. This will also run in virtual form during the conference, continuing to February 2023.

BOOKING OPTIONS

Attend your way

In-person

Getting out to an in-person event has been every genealogist's dream for many months now.

Live stream

Can't make it to the event, but still want in on the action? Book for the live stream!

Recordings only

If you're more of a 'I'll-watch-it-when-I've-got-time' sort of person, or want the cheapest option, get the recordings.

THE VENUE

Castle Hill RSL Club

Castle Hill RSL Club is a fantastic venue. It is close to Sydney, Australia's largest city, with access via Sydney Metro Northwest rail (high speed), with onsite parking and plenty of accommodation nearby. It has multiple large capacity conference rooms and multiple lounges bars and dining choices for these who would like to gather after each day's program.

Catering
  • Morning and afternoon tea – included with admission. Details to be advised.
  • Lunch – included with admission. Details to be advised.
  • 3 separate rooms will be used for serving food and drink
  • Special dietary requirements – can be requested on the booking form
Getting there
  • car – parking is available on site
  • bus – information to come
  • train – Sydney Metro Northwest rail - station 1.2km from the venue
Accommodation

Information on nearby accommodation to come.

Book for FHDU 2022

Book now to jump onboard. You can book for the in-person event, book to watch the live stream from home, or simply purchase access to the recordings only. You can change you booking (up or down) at any time up to 1 November 2022 if your circumstances change - for just the difference in cost (payment or refund)

Attend in-person

Attend FHDU 2022 in-person at a great venue. Interact with speakers, exhibitors and hundreds of like-minded attendees at a real in-person event.

Enjoy 4 days of family history from over 30 speakers, on a wide variety of family history topics including:

  • attend up to 24 presentations over four days
  • watch up to 72+ presentations as recordings until 28 February 2023
  • entry into the AU$12,000 prize draw
  • access to the live exhibition at the event
  • access to the virtual exhibition until 28 February 2023
  • save with hundreds of $$$ in special offers
  • access to the exclusive discussion hub - interact online with speakers, exhibitors and other attendees - before, during and after the conference
  • 60-page FHDU 2022 guide and goodies bag

Book without risk:

  • cancel with full refund up to 30 June 2022
  • cancel with refund of the fee paid less $100 up 8 October 2022 (you still get access to any pre-conference recorded presentations)
  • change to live stream up to 1 Nov 2022 (with the cost difference refunded)

Rest assured, your safety is very important. We'll be taking all the recommended Covid-19 safety measures.

To book, simply fill out your details in the booking form and we'll keep you informed of developments.

BOOKINGS OPENING SOON

Book the live stream

Enjoy all the benefits and extras of the in-person event, except for the in-person experience - and save on travel, accommodation and catering costs.

Includes:

  • watch live online up to 24 main theatre presentations over four days as they are given
  • watch up to 72+ presentations as recordings until 28 February 2023
  • entry into the AU$12,000 prize draw
  • access to the virtual exhibition until 28 February 2023
  • save with hundreds of $$$ in special offers
  • access to the exclusive discussion hub - interact online with speakers, exhibitors and other attendees - before, during and after the conference
  • 60 page FHDU 2022 guide and goodies bag - posted to you

Book without risk:

  • cancel with full refund up to 30 June 2022
  • cancel with refund of the fee paid less $100 up 8 October 2022 (you still get access to any pre-conference recorded presentations)
  • upgrade to the in-person event up to 1 November 2022 (for the difference in cost)

To book, simply fill out your details in the booking form and we'll keep you informed of developments.

BOOKINGS OPENING SOON

Recordings only

The no-frills (cheapest) way to enjoy all 60+ presentations - as recordings at your convenience.

Includes:

  • watch up to 72+ presentations as recordings until 28 February 2023
  • choose any one or more tracks
  • save with the megabundle - all four tracks for less than the cost of three
  • access to the virtual exhibition until 28 February 2023
  • save with hundreds of $$$ in special offers
  • access to the exclusive discussion hub - interact online with speakers, exhibitors and other attendees - before, during and after the conference
  • 60 page FHDU 2022 guide - PDF download

Book without risk

  • cancel with full refund up to 30 June 2022
  • cancel with refund of the fee paid less $100 up 8 October 2022 (you still get access to any pre-conference recorded presentations)
  • upgrade to in-person or live stream up to 1 November 2022 (for the difference in cost)

To book, simply fill out your details on the booking form and we'll keep you informed of developments.

BOOKINGS OPENING SOON
FAQS

Questions People Ask

Can I share the recordings with others?

Unfortunately, we have to say no. Recordings are licensed for personal use only - to you and your immediate family. They are available for online viewing only. They must not be viewed in a public or group environment. A unique access code is given to every person. Copyright ownership remains with the presenter.

When will the recordings be available to book for and how long will they be available to view?

Recordings may be pre-booked. They will remain open to book (purchase access to) after the event until 31 January 2023. Bonus recordings will be available as released progressively in the lead up to the conference. All recordings will continue to be available to view online until 28 February 2023.

What presentations will be recorded?

All presentations given at the event as well as other sponsored and other presentations supplied as recordings only. All sponsored recordings will be included in every track package. Workshops will not be recorded.

What will the recordings cost?

Access to recordings is included at no extra cost for those attending in person or by live stream.

Recordings are also available as no-frill packages as individual tracks, or a complete set, as follows:

  • DNA: Genetic research - $99
  • Researching abroad - $99
  • Australia & New Zealand - $99
  • Methodology & General - $99
  • Mega-bundle - $295 (all of the above for less than the price of 3 tracks)

The cost is the same whether pre-booked or booked later - up to 31 January 2023

What if I have to cancel a booking?

Cancellations by 30 June 2022 - full refund of fee paid

Cancellations 1 July to 25 October 2022 - fee paid less AU$100
(you still get access to any pre-conference recorded presentations)

Cancellations 26 October to 8 November 2022 - fee paid less AU$100
(you still get access to all conference presentation recordings, access to th exclusive discussion hub and the presentations and other benefits applicable to the booking you made)

An alternative to cancellation - convert the in-person event to live stream - up to 26 October 2022 - with a refund of the cost difference.

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