In the wake of Covid-19 difficulties in hosting a live event, we are currently restructuring FHDU 2021 for a virtual event.

Conference Extras

SUNSHINE COAST 
CONVENTION 
CENTRE

Monday 22 March 2021 at Maroochy RSL
7pm - 8.30 pm
Cost $55

Welcome Function

Thursday 25 March 2021 at Maroochy RSL
7pm - 9pm
Speaker - Dr Tom Lewis
Remedying bravery honours denied: the Teddy Sheean case
Book launch - Teddy Sheean VC: A selfless act of valour - Tom Lewis
Cost - $95

Conference Dinner

Recording Packages

$125 ($62.50 attendees)

Inside this recording package you'll get:

• DNA testing and family history: how DNA testing can advance your genealogical research — Debbie Kennett
• Genealogy and the Little Ice Age — Wayne Shepheard
• DNA Painter: including an overview of recent updates and how they can you help with your research — Jonny Perl
• DNA panel — Louise Coakley (moderator) - Debbie Kennett - Jonny Perl - Daniel Horowitz
• Essential sources of information for piecing together convict lives — Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
• Solving cold cases with genetic genealogy: can we, could we, should we? — Debbie Kennett
• MyHeritage DNA — Daniel Horowitz
• Your house has a history: researching the history of your home — Sharn White
• Talking headstones — Melanie Dunstan
• Novelising intrigues in genealogy: the journey and process of writing genealogical crime mystery stories — Nathan Dylan Goodwin
• Using the genealogical proof standard — Ben Hollister
• Chromosome mapping - how to do it, why to do it, and what you can and can’t accomplish with it — Jonny Perl
• MyHeritage advanced technologies — Daniel Horowitz
• The future of family history — Nick Barratt
• Deducing more from your DNA — Kerry Farmer
• Photo restoration for family historians — Mel Hulbert
• Hidden ancestors: finding females — Cathie Sherwood
• Great great DNA: left behind by deceased ancestors ­— Louise Coakley
• The submarine war off Australia’s East Coast - and a new submarine lost — Tom Lewis
• Fighters & bombers: aircraft of the Pacific War - and the reality of air combat as opposed to Hollywood — Tom Lewis

Track 1 Recordings

$125 ($62.50 attendees)

Inside this recording package you'll get:

• Big brushes and big aims: the Japanese attack on their half of the world  — Tom Lewis
• A to Z of Family History: an alphabetical journey through some less well known British sources — Janet Few
• Who dunnit - A case study in German paternity research — Robert Heimann
• When Golinski isn´t Golinski: a Study of family names in 18th and 19th century Prussian Poland — Robert Heimann
• Essential sources of information for piecing together convict lives — Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
• Fuchida: “A sledgehammer to crack an egg” the Darwin raid. And a debunking of the myths  — Tom Lewis
• Chapel and Church in Wales — Charlotte Sale
• Manorial records: 800 years in the lives of your ancestors — Caroline Gurney
• Getting started in German Research — Eric Kopittke
• English panel — Helen Smith (moderator) - Janet Few - Caroline Gurney - Nathan Dylan Goodwin - Wayne Shepheard
• Novelising intrigues in genealogy: the journey and process of writing genealogical crime mystery stories — Nathan Dylan Goodwin
• Placing individual convict lives within context — Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
• Scotlands People: The place to launch your Scottish research — Rosemary Kopitttke
• English & Welsh civil registration records — Mike Mansfield
• Visualising convict lives — Monika Schwarz
• Irish panel — Susie Zada (moderator) - Fiona Fitzsimons - Chris Paton
• The future of family history — Nick Barratt
• Australasian wills & probate — Shauna Hicks
• Medieval genealogy — Jenny Joyce
• Cousins: the key to unlock your family tree — Caroline Gurney
• Getting the most out of physical descriptions: reading tattoos and scar patterns — Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
• European panel — Eric Kopittke (moderator) - Robert Heimann - John Boeren - Lucie Drouin - Mike Mansfield

Track 2 Recordings

$125 ($62.50 attendees)

Inside this recording package you'll get:

• British and Irish given names — Carol Baxter
• DNA: beyond the test — tips, tools, trees & transfer — Louise Coakley
• Big brother is watching: Australian government archives — Kerry Farmer
• Our embarrassing ancestors — Janet Few
• Finding Henry: the search for the father of an illegitimate wartime child — Nathan Dylan Goodwin
• Apps & tools for genealogy: how and why they are useful — Shauna Hicks
• Deciphering Australian Military Service records — Ben Hollister
• The genealogist’s toolbox — Mel Hulbert
• A history of calendars for the genealogist — Jenny Joyce
• Maps and gazetteers for German research — Eric Kopittke
• Australian government, police and education gazettes — Rosemary Kopittke
• Proving more than one source — Allan Murrin
• Agricultural labourers in 19th C. Wales — Charlotte Sale
• Visualising family history data — Helen Smith
• Following an ancestor’s Journey using Google Earth — Sharn White
• Sewerage records: were your ancestors regular? — Susie Zada
• You can’t research Irish ancestors: all the records have been destroyed. WRONG! — Susie Zada

Track 3 Recordings

FREE to attendees and others purchasing one or more other recordings tracks

Inside this recording package you'll get:

• Auckland Library 1 — New Zealand Family History research — Seonaid Lewis
• Auckland Library 2 — New Zealand topic TBA — Seonaid Lewis
• Auckland Library 3 — Auckland Libraries resources and services (including online databases) — Seonaid Lewis
• Findmypast — Topic TBA — Myko Clelland
• Findmypast —Topic TBA — speaker TBA
• Queensland Family History Society — topic TBA — speaker TBA
• University of Tasmania — A little bit of earth: land grants in colonial Australia — Imogen Wegman
• University of Tasmania — UTAS Diploma of Family History: putting your ancestors in context - Kate Bagnall
• TheGenealogist — Brick walls — Mark Bayley
• TheGenealogist — Mapping your ancestors — Mark Bayley
• VicGUM — Family Tree Maker topic TBA — Doug Elms
• VicGUM — Family Tree Maker topic TBA — John Donaldson

Free Bonus Track Recordings

Get all the recordings for a super discounted price!
$295 ($147.50 attendees)

Recordings Megabundle

Purchase Extras

Prices are for non-attendees. If you've already booked, you get 50% off these prices. (We'll send you an email in January with more information)

(08) 8263 2055
event@fhdu.com.au

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