Societies and groups

Yarram Genealogy Group – Victoria

The Yarram Genealogy Group assists persons researching their family history. There is an extensive range of research materials available including birth, death and marriage indexes for all Australian states , local cemetery records including those for Yarram, Alberton, Port Albert,…

Yarram & District Historical Society – Victoria

The Yarram & District Historical Society has a long and distinguished history. First formed in May 1911, it was the first sub-history centre of The Royal Historical Society of Victoria to be formed in Victoria. Yarram is located on the…

Yarrawonga Family History Group – Victoria

The Yarrawonga Family History Group makes Family History and Genealogy research accessible to anyone who is interesting in developing and preserving their Family History and vital records.The group also strives to educate others while making Genealogy and Family History fun…

FamilyHistoryWA – Perth Western Australia

The Western Australian Genealogical Society was formed on 1st January 1979 with the aim to promote, encourage and foster the study, science and knowledge of genealogy. It is now known as FamilyHistoryWA (FHWA) and is the largest society of its…

Albany Regional Family History Society – Western Australia

The Society was set up on 2 Jul 1982 as the Albany Group a branch of the Western Australian Genealogical Society (WAGS). In 2000 WAGS disbanded its branch system and they became the Albany Regional Family History Society. In 2020…

Warrandyte Historical Society – Victoria

The Warrandyte Historical Society was formed in 1976, following centenary celebrations for the Warrandyte Primary School’s original stone building when so much work, archive material and goodwill transpired that the historical society was formed in order not to lose the…

Australind Family History Society – Western Australia

The Australind Family History Society was formed in the 1980s by Wendy Maslin. Australind is a town in Western Australia, located 12 km north-east of Bunbury. The Society’s library has 2,000+ books, plus microform and data CDs. There are 10…

Warrnambool Family History Group – Victoria

The Warrnambool Family History Group was previously known as the Warrnambool Area of The Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies and was formed in August 1980. The Group achieved Incorporation in its own right on 26 October 2011. Warrnambool is the…

Waverley Historical Society – Victoria

The Society aims to  promote and preserve the history of the Mulgrave, Waverley and Monash area of Victoria and to assist interested people with historical research. There are a lot of valuable online resources available.

Western Victorian Association of Historical Societies

The Western Victorian Association of Historical Societies has a membership of approximately 50 groups from Swan Hill (in the north of the State) to Warrnambool on the southern coast. Select Member Societies to access details of address, contacts and website.