What is coming up at Maitland & Beyond Family History Inc

Convict Workshop

Maitland & Beyond Family History Inc, “The Barracks”, 17 Lindesay Street, East Maitland (next to Maitland Gaol).

Do you have a convict you are having problems with, or just cannot get started in your convict search?

Maitland & Beyond Family History Inc is presenting a workshop by Diane Blishen about getting started in researching convicts. A guide and worksheet will be provided.

Tuesday 9 May 2017 & Tuesday 20th June 2017

The workshop will run from 6pm to 7:30pm

To help make this session more informative for you, please forward your convict’s name and any information you already have, to MBFH so that we can make a start for you.

For further information/details you will be able to contact us:

by Phone 02 4905 1878 on Wednesdays & Saturdays, or

by Email

A charge of $5.00 will apply for non-members.

Upcoming Events

19th July 2017, 11:00am – 12:00pm, Visit by Gail Davis from State Archives & Records.

24th September 2017, Bus trip to Rookwood Cemetery’s Open Day. Bookings are to be made by 31st July 2017.
This 150th commemorative event showcases Rookwood and all the amazing things it has to offer.
The day invites the local community and beyond to discover Rookwood’s its superb landscape, fascinating history, evolving communities and unique services.


For further information about upcoming events, please contact the Barracks.


Calendar 22 April 2017