Members and friends who enjoyed our recent Christmas Get-together with a lovely lunch at the Glenrowan Pub after an informative and very interesting tour of the Greta Cemetery and other local historic sites including those of the original Police Station and Hotels.
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We are a significant Family History organisation in North East Victoria, with an extensive collection of resources covering this region and available for use by novice and experienced researchers.
We are a non profit organisation with the aim of promoting and encouraging the study of family history and the preservation of records from our local region. Our Research Library has Donor Gift Recipient Endorsement which allows donors making gifts of $2.00 or more to claim a tax deduction.
We have experienced researchers available on our regular Open Days to assist members and
visitors with family history inquiries.
The Society is also engaged in digitising and indexing archival records for various district history Groups, Societies and Trusts primarily to -
We are always keen to talk with inividuals interested in working with us either as members or volunteers in the Library, assisting with research or project work.
Our extensive collection of reference material is housed on the First Floor at 100 – 104 Murphy Street, Wangaratta, above the Visitor Information Centre. It includes books, microfiche, CDs and computer databases, also pamphlets, maps and periodicals. Our records not only cover North East Victoria but also Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland and other countries.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
10am - 3pm
3rd Saturday of each month
11am - 3pm
Other times by appointment
100-104 Murphy St
(above visitor information centre)
PO Box 683