Public Event: Sunday, 22 August 2021

Event presentations and recordings are available here

Do you have Chinese ancestry, or are you interested in Chinese Australian history? The Chinese Australian Family Historians of Victoria (CAFHOV), supported by the Chinese Museum, are hosting a Chinese family history event via Zoom on Sunday, 22 August 2021.

Guest speaker:

Sharing Family Memories — Dr Janis Wilton OAM will be speaking about recording and presenting oral history.

For over 30 years, Dr Wilton taught and researched local, family and applied history at the University of New England (UNE) and is a past President of the International Oral History Association.

CAFHOV Member Presentations:

Discovering Andrew Pang … revisitedLaraine Ramsey
Busting Brick Walls: How the FAN Club can helpDr Kristy Love
Finding my Chinese ConnectionsAnne Thorogood
Discovering Early Chinese Communities in the Wimmera with CEDT IndexLeigh McKinnon
Buy One, Get Two – A New Chinese Dynasty in AustraliaDiane Gillespie

This event will be held over two sessions via Zoom on Sunday, 22 August 2021:

Morning Session: 10.15 - 12.30pm
Afternoon Session: 1.00 - 3.15pm

Cost: Free

For more information, please visit CAFHOF website here

The event is brought to you by Chinese Australian Family Historians of Victoria Inc.