General meetings are held on the first Saturday of the month, commencing at 2.00 pm, in the 1st floor Meeting Room, Lotteries House, Civic Boulevard, Rockingham. See location map on Library page.

Speakers and Topics for 2017

A charge of $5 per head for members and non-members includes afternoon tea.  School-age children welcome.



  4 Mar 2017    Preserving Your Family Heritage  –   Part 1   Diane Foster
  1 Apr 2017    Preserving Your Family Heritage  –  Part 2   Diane Foster
  6 May 2017    Essential Tool for DNA – Genmatch- For DNA & Family   History   Cate Pearce
  3 June 2017    Kill Your Darlings: Writing For Family History    Julie Martin
  1 July 2017    Dead Man’s Penny   Derek Prosser
  5 Aug 2017   The Scottish Highlander: Misunderstood; Misrepresented, and Misjudged      John MacDonald
  2 Sept 2017    Outcast Women – Offending the Good Order In Perth and Fremantle 1900-1939   Dr Leigh Straw  
  7 Oct 2017   My Dad Was A Fairbridge Kid  Cheryl Mellor
  4 Nov 2017   Manorial Records    Geoff Barber
 2 Dec 2017   Christmas Quiz

Mandurah FHS Meeting    Library  Precinct off Third Avenue Mandurah, next meeting 1.30pm  Saturday 14th October 2017 when we have a talk about “Read All About It!  Using Trove and other online historic newspapers”, click here for details .