Announcing the History & Genealogy Roadshow Australia & New Zealand 2010.
The following announcement was written by Unlock the Past, a collaborative venture of expert speakers, writers, organisations and commercial partners in Australia, New Zealand and overseas:
The roadshow on 8-24 November 2010 is a rare opportunity for you to hear top speakers from Canada, USA, UK and some of the best from Australia & New Zealand. Adelaide is the first of the 9 cities around Australia and New Zealand that are hosting the roadshow.
The roadshow is supported by major society and state and national archives and libraries in Australia and New Zealand - with presentations and/or trade displays.
Click the links below to view a brief video from Dan Lynch and Louise St Denis - 2 of the international speakers who are part of the roadshow.
Dan Lynch Video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_tD7UXGFEo
Dan, the award winning author of the book Google Your Family Tree introduces his tour as part of the History & Genealogy Roadshow in Australia & New Zealand.
See Dan introduce the talks he will be doing during the roadshow. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8V2n73O0iLw
Louise St Denis - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFhSsDWNnGY
Louise is from the National Institute for Genealogical Studies.
This event is open to all. If you pre-book you go into the draw for over $16,500 of prizes. If you do not get the chance to pre-book or wish not to you can still come and register on the day.
For more information visit:
New Zealand schedule
- 8 Nov - Adelaide - West Adelaide Function Centre, Richmond
- 10 Nov - Perth - Perth Function Centre, Lathlain
- 12-13 Nov - Melbourne - Ivanhoe Centre
- 15 Nov - Canberra - Olims Hotel
- 17 Nov - Brisbane - Broncos Leagues Club, Red Hill
- 19-20 Nov - Sydney - North Ryde RSL
- 22 Nov - Christchurch - Rydges Hotel
- 23 Nov - Wellington - Westpac Stadium Function Centre
- 24 Nov - Auckland - Ellerslie Event Centre