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Is Your Family Buried Here?

Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery Queensland genealogy group, the Toowoomba and Darling Downs Family History Society are looking for anyone who has family buried in the Drayton and Toowoomba cemetery as they’re currently updating their cemetery book, and offering those that have ancestors buried there, to submit their stories. The first volume of “Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery: Our Backyard” was […] Continue reading →

Election Junk Mail is Actually Useful

election ephemera Australians head to the polls again on 2 July 2016, and as happens each election, between now and then we are bombarded with electoral material – flyers, brochures, how-to-vote info, banners, posters and more. However if you’re like me, you probably don’t take a whole lot of notice of it, and the junk mail and […] Continue reading →

Take the Findmypast #TreeChallenge

Findmypast #TreeChallenge Findmypast have issued the #TreeChallenge … Add your tree and get 1.8 billion free records this week If you haven’t discovered the power of Findmypast’s record matching yet, why not give it a go now. Either start a tree, or upload one, and see what records it comes up with that match the names on […] Continue reading →