Hervey Bay Family History Assoc.
Hervey Bay Library - Family
161 Old Maryborough Road,
Pialba, Hervey Bay, Queensland ( map )
Phone: (07) 4197-4237
Hours we are open
Monday to Thursday 9am - 4pm; Friday and Saturday 9am - 3.30pm
Closed Sundays and Public Holidays
from Christmas Day Wednesday 25th December and opening again on Thursday 2nd January (Christmas break)
Monday 27th January closed (Australia Day holiday)
There are volunteers in attendance each day to assist you with your questions.
View the Genealogy Centre
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Doing Genealogy on-line?
Check out the Genealogy Links section (Updated weekly)
Click Genealogy Links on the tool bar
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Doing Genealogy at the Family History Centre?
Check out our rapidly expanding list of resources available in our room
Click What's On Site on the tool bar
New Member Joining Fee - $10 single, $20 family
Single Membership Renewal - $15 per year
Family Membership Renewal - $20 per year
includes 3 copies of the 'Bay Leaves',
our club journal.
View a sample of Bay Leaves
(Large file - over 1 MB in .pdf format)
for microfiche/microfilm readers/copier and computers:
Contact us by
phone during our open hours [above]
Book by Email
(Allow at least 7 days lead time when booking by email.)
Open to non-members without charge
To assist with the purchase of more research material, donations to the Association are most appreciated.
Records We Have On-Site
records on Microfilm/fiche, CDs and in books in the HBFHA room, to
help you trace your family's genealogy. These include
the St. Catherine's House Index on Microfiche, English
Probates, Australian BDMs on microfiche and CD, 1881 and some
1891 Census of British Isles on CD, Maryborough Chronicle Films
with indexes (indexes 1900-1930 on microfiche and 1885 -1940 on
CD), Immigration records, Cemetery Records including the
Maryborough Council burial records at the Maryborough Cemetery, up
to January 2005, on CD (does not include records of
For more information, see What we have in our Genealogy Library.
Chronicle Indexing Project
(1860 - 1940)
Updated: 8 December, 2013
Easy to remember web address for Hervey Bay Family History is tinyurl.com/HBFHA
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