Geelong and District

...covering local and family history in the greater Barwon region

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As at 27th July 2014 there are more than 1,520,253 entries in the main database and other sundry indexes.

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Can you help us reach our December 2014 target - 1,600,000 entries?

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Geelong and District

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GDHAMapSo where is "Geelong and District"?

It is in Victoria, Australia.

The boundaries are not rigid but basically cover an arc from the Otways up to a little south of Ballarat, across to Werribee and all points to the south east of that area.

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Time Capsules and the Addy

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Click to enlargeHow many Time Capsules contain a copy of the Geelong Advertiser?

I have no idea but we're going to try to find out.  If you have any details or references to a Time Capsule that contains a copy of the Geelong Advertiser, you can send them in by completing the Time Capsule form.

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Bellarine Historical Society

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Bellarine Historical Society and MuseumThe Bellarine Historical Society is a non-profit making organisation staffed by volunteers with a keen interest in preserving the history of the Bellarine Peninsula.  To achieve our objectives, the Society relies on the support of our volunteers, members, grants and sponsors ... we are indebted to them all.

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Geelong and District news

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Keep up with what's happening:

Don't miss anything - it's all in our Blog.

What's been added to the Geelong & District database?  What's happening in our region?  What's the latest discovery?  You just never know what will be mentioned!Geelong & District Blog site

 

Not a Society!

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Click to enlargeThis web site doesn't belong to the Geelong Historical Society, the Geelong Family History Group, the Geelong Heritage Centre, or any other local or family history group or organisation in the district.  It belongs to one individual who for a couple of decades has been compiling, collecting, encouraging volunteers, and creating these 400+ web pages for people researching in our region.

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Sewerage and Building records

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Click to view larger imageThese records are a wonderful resource for local and family history researchers and can be found in a multitude of repositories.

If you find details of sewerage records, either on-line or in archives, please This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it so they can be added to this site to assist other researchers.

 

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