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British Isles genealogy seminar tour - with Paul Milner

Event Information

  • 9 Feb 2013 8:30am - 4 Mar 2013 5:00pm
  • Various capital cities
  • Australia, Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia
Other Information
  • Cost: To be advised

Click links at left for details in each city - further information to come

Sydney - Brisbane - Perth - Adelaide - Canberra - Melbourne

England  -  Ireland  -  Scotland  -  Wales ... and more 

Paul Milner is the lead presenter on the 3rd Unlock the Past history and genealogy cruise in February 2013. A six city seminar tour is also being planned around this. 

Seminar schedule

  • Sat 9 Feb Sydney (north-west Sydney) 9am – 5pm
    Hornsby RSL, 4 High Street, Hornsby
  • 10-19 Feb 3rd Unlock the Past
    history & genealogy cruise
  • Tue 19 Feb Brisbane 1.30pm – 9pmmap
    Broncos Leagues Club, Fulcher Road, Red Hill
  • Sat 23 Feb Perth 8.30am – 5pm
    State Library of WA, 25 Francis Street, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth
  • Tue 26 Feb Adelaide 1pm – 9pm
    Unley Town Hall, 181 Unley Rd, Unley
  • Sat 2 Mar Canberra 9am – 5pm
    Canberra Irish Club, 6 Parkinson Street, Canberra
  • Mon 4 Mar Melbourne 9am – 5pm
    The Celtic Club, 316-320 Queen Street, Melbourne

Each seminar will offer a full day, or afternoon and evening, program of:

  • four main presentations by Paul Milner
  • other supporting short presentations by local and sponsoring partners
  • demonstration of the amazing Flip-Pal mobile scanner
  • an exhibition - sales and demos from Gould Genealogy & History, Flip-Pal mobile scanner, Unlock the Past, partner/supporting family history societies and libraries and other sponsors
  • special offers and hundreds of dollars worth of prizes at each location 

Paul MilnerMilner

Paul is a professional genealogist and lecturer, specialising in British Isles and US research for over 30 years, Paul was born and raised in northern England and settled in the US in 1975. He is a nationally recognised speaker for British Isles research and migration. He is the author of Genealogy at a glance: England research plus co-author of A genealogists guide to discovering your English ancestors and A genealogists guide to discovering your Scottish ancestors. He teaches the week-long English and Scottish research tracks at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research at Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama. He is a past board member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG); Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS); and Genealogical Speakers Guild (GSG); and past president of the British Interest Group of Wisconsin and Illinois (BIGWILL). He is currently the book review editor for the FGS Forum and BIGWILL.

Tour sponsors and supporters

National sponsors listed below - click here for full list of sponsors, prizes and special seminar offers


Gould UTP   Flip-Pal