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All conference sessions at Norfolk Island RSL Club/Bistro, Taylors Road, Burnt Pine

NEW 20 Oct 2014 – A PDF version of this program may be downloaded – click here. This has minor changes from what was previously published on this page. It also includes speaker biographies, talk outlines and a list of those in our conference group. Printed copies will be supplied at the conference.

 

Tuesday, 28 October 2014

4.30pm Waeklam yorlye – enjoi Norf’k Ailen (informal get together at RSL club)
6.00pm option to stay at the RSL Club for dinner

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

8.45am arrive & book sales
9.00am Norfolk Island history 1st settlement – Cathy Dunn
10.00am Ancestors in church: using church publications – Shauna Hicks
10.50am break & book sales
11.30am Norfolk Island convict penal settlement 1825-1856 – Liz McCoy
12.10pm lunch
1.30pm It’s not all online: where else can I Look? – Shauna Hicks
2.30pm Norfolk Island cemetery visit (don’t forget to bring your camera)
4.30pm free time
6.00pm option to stay at the RSL Club for dinner

Thursday, 30 October 2014

8.45am arrive & book sales
9.00am Demolishing brick walls: tips & tricks – Shauna Hicks
10.00am History of land ownership 1st settlement 1788-1814 on Norfolk Island – Cathy Dunn
10.50am break & book sales
11.30am Unlock the Past cruises 2015-2016 – Alan Phillips
12.10pm lunch
1.30pm Norfolk Island archives: what records are available? – Cathy Dunn
2.30pm Mining ancestors: where to look – Shauna Hicks
3.20pm break & book sales
4.00pm Research Help Zone – or free time
6.00pm option to stay at the RSL Club for dinner

Friday, 31 October 2014

9.15am arrive & book sales
9.30am Six of one, half a dozen of the other – Cathy Dunn
10.30am Online trends in family history – Shauna Hicks
11.10am break & book sales
12noon lunch
1.30pm Research Help Zone – or free time
2.30pm break & book sales
3.00pm We say goodbye: the last three years – Cathy Dunn
4.00pm free time and research help
6.00pm option to stay at the RSL Club for dinner