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Genealogical Society of Queensland Inc.

Join us for Connections 2025 - Australasia's premier event for local and family historians, ancestry researchers and genealogists to uncover the past, celebrate the present and tap into the future.

Conference Details at a Glance

  • Friday, 21 March 2025

  • Saturday, 22 March 2025

  • Sunday, 23 March 2025

Optional Tours

  • Monday, 24 March 2025

The GSQ resource centre will open exclusively for Conference Delegates to visit and undertake research on 20 March, the day before the conference.

48 presentations to be delivered in three themes:


Theme One

"Diaspora - Migration in all its forms"

Theme Two

"Looking ahead - what are the opportunities"

Theme Three

"Local History and its impact on our research"

  • Exhibitors Trade Fair

  • Conference Dinner

  • Meet & Greet Social

Three Day Conference $515

One Day Conference $260

Early Bird $395

Available until 30 Nov 2024

 + Daily Lunch Packs $25.00 pp/pd

Master Classes

There are six to choose from, with a limit of 25 delegates per class at $75 per class.

Tour Packages

Monday - 24 March 2025

Pick up from Conference Venue

Judy Russell

Judy Russell

The Legal Genealogist®. Internationally renowned lecturer and award-winning writer.

Dr Nick David Barratt

Dr Nick Barratt 

Author, broadcaster and historian, well known for his work on BBC’s Who Do You Think You Are.

Hamish Maxwell-Stewart

Hamish Maxwell-Stewart

A heritage and digital humanities professor at the University of New England and the CEO of Digital History Tasmania.

Brisbane Technology Park

1 Clunies Ross Court, Eight Mile Plains, Qld

Venue Parking   (Onsite & Undercover)

Friday 21 - $5 when pre-booked or $10 if not booked

Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 - Free

Quest Hotel   (adjacent to the venue)

1 Clunies Ross Court, Eight Mile Plains, Qld

Located 15 minutes from Brisbane’s CBD, with direct access to the Gateway Motorway, Pacific Highway, Logan Motorway and Logan Road, the venue is easy to access. Whether you’re coming from Brisbane, Brisbane Airport, Ipswich, or the Gold Coast, the venue is easily accessible by public transport or by road.


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