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The Scottish Influence on the Ballarat Goldfields

by Glenda Dickson on July 30th, 2015

The Scottish Ancestry Group, a service group of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc., together with the Ballarat & District Genealogical Society, Inc., are holding a seminar “Exploring Your Scottish Ancestry and its influence on the Ballarat Goldfields, details as follows:

15 Aug 2015

Central Highlands Regional Library,  Doveton Street, Ballarat, Victoria


Scottish Cultural Influence in the Ballarat Goldfields
– Malcolm Horsburgh

ScotlandsPeople: The official website for Church & Civil BMDs, Wills & Testaments, Census and Heraldry
– Joy Roy, FGSV

The Statistical Account of Scotland 1790 and 1845: the Social and Living Conditions of our Ancestors
– Margaret McLaren & Joy Roy

Scottish Convicts: Trials, Transportation and life in the Penal Colony
– Susan McLean

Morning and afternoon tea provided

Cost:  $30:00

For further details and bookings please visit:

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