Family History Society of Rockingham and Districts

An Affiliated Society of Family History WA


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.

Speakers and Topics for 2024

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

All topics are subject to change.




6 Jan

CY O’Connor part 2

Bill Cutler

3 Feb

Lucy Saw Rockingham History

Sharyn McCaskey

2 Mar

Success Convict Ship

William McCaskey

6 Apr

Family History Searching at the National Archives

Amelia Carlin

4 May

Ships in Museums

Peter Worsley

1 Jun

Legacy Software

Kaye Nind

6 Jul

Daisy Bates

Moira Wills

3 Aug

to be advised

7 Sep

to be advised

5 Oct

to be advised

2 Nov

to be advised

7 Dec

Christmas Quiz


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RE-CAP4th May 2024

Peter Worsley

Peter will talk about some of the famous, and not so famous, ships that are in museums overseas and here in W.A.

After retiring Peter travelled extensively, spending time in city museums and maritime museums. Peter has been involved in research for the
Maritime Museum in Fremantle since 1979.