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Webinar

This category contains the webinars organised by SAG.  You can find out more about participating in a webinar here.

06 November 2017
  • Webinar - Monday 06 November 2017 - Wednesday 31 January 2018 10:30am - 05:00pm
    Webinar Season ticket - November 2017 to January 2018

    Only available until 10am Monday 6 November 2017.

    By booking a Webinar Season Ticket you will be able to view every standard webinar we hold between November 2017 - January 2018, either live or by watching the recording later. You book and pay once. We'll set you up in each webinar and send you the confirmation link. And in addition you'll get one webinar free - so this quarter you get 5  for the price of 4.***  The webinars covered by the Season Ticket this quarter are: 

    • Breaking through Scottish brick walls, 8 November
    • Beyond the British Census, 27 November
    • Breaking down brick walls in a creative way, 4 December
    • Irish records, beyond the obvious, 9 January
    • Rookwood stories from beyond the grave, 22 January

    Please note the Season Ticket does not cover virtual events or webfests - these have to be booked separately.

22 January 2018
  • Webinar - Monday 22 January 2018 08:00pm - 09:00pm
    Rookwood stories from beyond the grave

    Location: Your place!

    Presenter: Ralph Hawkins   Bookings essential: $12 members only

    Gravestones and headstones are wonderful memorials and a great source of genealogical information. But what other sources are there? SAG Archives Officer Ralph Hawkins shares stories from beyond the grave, focusing on Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney’s largest suburban cemetery.

01 February 2018
  • Webinar - Thursday 01 February 2018 - Monday 30 April 2018 10:30am - 05:00pm
    Webinar season ticket - February to April 2018

    Only available until 10am Monday 29 January.

    By booking a Webinar Season Ticket you will be able to view every standard webinar we hold between February-April, either live or by watching the recording later.  You book and pay once. We'll set you up in each webinar and send you the confirmation link. Each season you'll get one webinar free - so this quarter you get three one-hour webinars and one two-hour webinar for $44 - a saving of $12. Season ticket holders will also be automatically booked for the free webinar about Congress.

    The webinars covered by the Season Ticket this quarter are:

    • A Congress Survival Guide, 1 Feb (free)
    • Writing True Stories, 20 Feb
    • Exploring Your DNA Results, 26 Mar (extended time)
    • Somerset Archives, 9 Apr
    • Nobblers, Cracksmen, Coiners and More: Researching Criminals in England, 17 Apr

  • Webinar - Thursday 01 February 2018 08:00pm - 09:00pm
    A Congress Survival Guide

    Location: Your place!

    Presenter: Jill Ball      Free, but bookings are essential

    In this pre-Congress webinar, Jill Ball will offer tips on how to make the most of your Congress 2018 experience. She aims to provide answers to your questions as she discusses the venue, program, speakers, sponsors, exhibition, associated events and Sydney in general. Tune in to hear what Congress will offer you if you are a delegate. Non-delegates can also attend the webinar.

20 February 2018
  • Webinar - Tuesday 20 February 2018 08:00pm - 09:00pm
    Writing True Stories

    Location: Your place!

    Presenter: Patti Miller   Bookings essential: $12 members only

    Patti Miller is an award-winning non-fiction writer and writing mentor. Join her for practical guidance and inspiration to help you find your voice and write your own true stories.

26 March 2018
  • Webinar - Monday 26 March 2018 07:30pm - 09:30pm
    Exploring your DNA results

    Location: Your place!

    Presenter: Louise Coakley   Bookings essential: $20 members only

    In this extended webinar, genetic genealogist Louise Coakley will demonstrate a range of practical techniques and tools for exploring your DNA results and incorporating them into your family history research.

09 April 2018
  • Webinar - Monday 09 April 2018 08:00pm - 09:00pm
    Somerset Archives

    Location: Your place!

    Presenter: Esther Hoyle   Bookings essential: $12 members only

    Esther Hoyle, Senior Archivist at Somerset Archives in the UK, will provide an overview of the resources available to research your family history in Somerset.

17 April 2018
  • Webinar - Tuesday 17 April 2018 08:00pm - 09:00pm
    Nobblers, Cracksmen, Coiners and more: Researching criminals in England

    Location: Your place!

    Presenter: Helen V. Smith   Bookings essential: $12 members only

    Apart from the convicts sent to the Australian colonies, there were many convicts left in England. Knowledge of the crimes, levels of court, how they worked and varied over time, and the punishments involved, will help you research both your Australian convict ancestors and also your ancestors who served time or were executed in England.