Unlock The Past will be at

2017 UTP cruise - PNG - Jul-Aug 2017 
Researching abroad: Brit/Eur - Aug 2017 
NSW & ACT State Conference - Sep 2017 
Holy Land tour/conference - Oct/Nov 2017 
2018 UTP cruise - Alaska - Aug/Sep 2018


How to Write a Non Boring Family History

Event Information

  • 22 Jun 2014 9:30am - 4:00pm
  • Masonic Hall, 318 Stephensons Road.
  • Mt Waverley
  • Victoria
Other Information
  • Cost: $50, Vicgum members $30

VicGum will present a day workshop entitled:

How to Write a Non-Boring Family History 

The workshop will be presented by Hazel Edwards and will cover the following topics:

  • Researching and Interviewing Skills (time & energy project management)
  • Overcoming procrastination; 'Agonisers and Splurgers'
  • How to organise your material: 'Anecdultery'.
  • Structuring a Book: Titles.
  • Making it interesting for the reader (Who is your Reader?)
  • Formatting and Publishing Options
  • Handling Family Secrets &. Relatives.
  • How to write using all senses and perspectives
  • Launching and Marketing possibilities: 4Authorpreneurship'
  • How to make it Non-Boring.

Following this Sylvie Blair of BookPod will oultine how to proceed with publishing the book