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Our Jewish Roots: Second Australian National Conference on Jewish Genealogy

Event Information

  • 6 Mar 2010 10:30pm - 9 Mar 2010 6:30am
  • Beth Weizmann Jewish Community Centre, 306 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield South
  • Melbourne
  • Victoria
Other Information

Program highlights include

  • Jewish genealogy – past, present and the future: Keynote address by Dr Sallyann Amdur Sack-Pikus
  • The Iberian-Ashkenazi DNA project: Keynote address by Schelly Talalay Dardashti
  • Accessing Australian records and databases: Public Record Office Victoria, National Archives of Australia, State Library of Victoria
  • Where we stand with Holocaust research – new frontiers for new initiatives: Keynote address by Sallyann Amdur Sack-Pikus

Shauna Hicks is presenting a conference paper on Preserving Your Family Records

Other features of the conference include workshops presented by Ancestry.com.au and VicGum - explore various online databases, websites and genealogy computer software. The Makor Jewish Community Library will be open during the three days of the conference.

For further information visit the website.