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New South Wales

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

When: 8-11 November 2022

Where: Castle Hill RSL Club,  77 Castle St, Castle Hill NSW

Duration: 4 days, 4 tracks, one each day

  • DNA: Genetic Genealogy
  • Researching Abroad
  • Australia & New Zealand
  • Methodology & General
  • The main program will all be two theatre. A third smaller theatre will be used for workshops and special interest topics
  • Recordings will be available for view to 30 April 2023

Presentations: 60+ in all

  • 6 presentations main theatre presentations each day/track - 24 in all
  • 6 further presentations (workshops or recorded-only) in each track - 24 in all
  • 12+ sponsored presentations - free to all who book at least one track
NOTE: the FHDU 2022 NSW program will be entirely different from the FHDU 2022 QLD program

Speakers: There will be a 20+ speakers from Australia, New Zealand and other countries, including most of the key speakers already announced for FHDU 2022 QLD

Live stream - the main theatre program. NOTE: this is provisional, subject to enough interest

Recordings - all 60+ presentations (excluding workshops) will be available as a megabundle (all 4 tracks) and as individual tracks to all in-person and live stream attendees. Recordings will also be available as a lower cost, no frills packages.


  • at the venue
  • virtual

3 ways to participate

  • In-person (4 days) - AU$595
  • Live-stream - megabundle AU$395 / day / track AU$134
  • Recordings only - mega AU$295 / track $99
  • Bookings are exe to open in early 2022

Other features

  • Exclusive discussion hub - open to all who book at least one track
  • Prizes - expected to exceed AU$10,000
  • Special FHDU 2022 offers from exhibitors

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?

You may cancel with full refund up to 8 October 2022 - one month before the start of the event.

Cancellations from 9 October to 1 November - fee paid less AU$100

An alternative to cancellation - convert the in-person event to live stream - up to 1 November 2022 - with a refund of the cost difference.


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