Discovering kin and Country

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

31 August 2021

9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Location

Hetzel Lecture Theatre & Institute Gallery
State Library of South Australia
Corner North Terrace & Kintore Avenue, Adelaide SA 5000

Price

Free

New to researching Aboriginal family history and don't know where to begin? Stalled somewhere in your journey of connection to family and community? Interested in learning new skills?  Then this event is for you.

Book in to listen to talks by researchers, archivists and library staff or just come and hang out in the Aboriginal Family History Hub with record holders and others involved in discovering kin and Country.

Program

9:30 to 9:45 am Introduction and Welcome to Country
9:45 to 10:15 am Keynote
10:15 to 10:45 am Talks
10:45 to 11 am Tea break
11:00 to 12:30 pm Talks
12:30 to 1:30 pm Break for lunch
1:30 to 2:30 pm Panel discussion – Hints and tips for Aboriginal family history research. Bring your questions along.

This event will not be catered. BYO lunch, or local cafes are close by.

Talks will be recorded. 

Aboriginal Family History Hub

Hang out with record holders and others involved in discovering kin and Country. Open 1 pm to 4:30 pm in the Institute Gallery.

A National Archives of Australia event in partnership with: