Newcastle Family History Society Inc.

Maitland Gaol Visit

Friday 5 August will see us meeting at 10.00am to visit Maitland Gaol.
You will need to book your ticket online.
It is a self-guided tour.
If we escape the Gaol, we will have lunch at the Hunter River Hotel.

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Newcastle War Cemetery Tour

August 14 – FREE tour of our local Commonwealth War Cemetery at Maitland Road, Sandgate. Renowned local historian Ed Tonks, OAM has volunteered to lead the tour. You’ll hear stories of Army, Navy, Marine and Royal Marine servicemen who are buried in the cemetery.

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Rookwood Cemetery Visit

We will be visiting Rookwood Cemetery on Friday 2 September.
We will travel to the four cemeteries at Rookwood for the purposes of private research.
• Rookwood General Cemetery
• Rookwood Catholic Cemetery
• Rookwood Crematorium
• Sydney War Cemetery and Garden of Remembrance

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