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A reminder to all that membership renewals are now due. If you do not have a form or you do not wish to renew, please email or phone Kay on 0418493676.


 October 2018

Our display features the families of the IGT presentation, i.e. Gore, Payten, Langdon, Morgan and Lysaght families.'.

Please visit Glenalvon on one of our Open Days to support the volunteers who work so hard to keep Glenalvon open. 


Monday 1st October. Glenalvon is open 10am - 1pm.  


Saturday 13th October.  Glenalvon is open 10am - 1pm.


Saturday 27th October. Glenalvon is open 10am - 1pm.


Saturday 27th October.    General Meeting.  Time: 1.30 pm.

At Glenalvon.   Speaker: Trish Hill from The Oaks Historical Society.   

Topic: “Yerranderie and The Scrolls”.   Afternoon Tea will be provided. 

 "The last edition of Grist Mills for this year will not be launched at this meeting as previously advised. It will now be launched at the November meeting."


 November 2018


Monday 5th November. Glenalvon is open 10am - 1pm.  


Saturday 10th November.  Glenalvon is open 10am - 3pm.


Saturday 10th November. Fisher's Ghost Street Stall   

Glenalvon will be open from 10am - 3pm.   

Volunteers required to sit in rooms of the house to welcome visitors.

Any time you can give is appreciated.    

Please ring Kay 0418 493 676.   

Fisher's Ghost Street stall - 10 am - 2 pm.


Sunday 18th November.  Campbelltown District Family History Society.   

Introduction to DNA Testing for Genetic Genealogy Workshop.   

Campbelltown Library, Meeting Room 1    Arrive by 10.45am.   Course duration: 11.00am to 3.30 pm.   

Cost: $10.00               Bring your own lunch.   

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL.     To book please contact Denise Baxter at:    or phone 02 46258612.            


Saturday 24th November. Glenalvon is open 10am - 1pm.


Saturday 24th November.    Join us in a special members tour of Glenalvon at 1:00 pm,   

followed by our business meeting, then enjoy a special Afternoon tea celebrating Christmas for all members. 

 No speaker, just members and friends! 

 "Grist Mills launch, this edition features stories on Captain Francis Allman, also in our Pioneer Series, James and Thomas Meehan."   

Our last meeting of 2018. Please join us!



Upcoming Activities at Glenalvon for which we need member assistance.

These are not public Open Days - Booked tour groups only.

There are  no upcoming tours booked 




Glenalvon is a classic sandstone town house dating from 1830. On open mornings the property is open from 10am to 1pm and activities include tours of the house, heritage gardens, buildings and the Rural exhibition centre.


The contact number for Glenalvon, if you have any questions is: 02 4625 1822.


Please visit our website:

Please also visit our shop at following link:
We have some good titles on our shop, which may interest you.

You can now visit our Glenalvon Facebook page, add your 'Like' to the page. Comments you may leave on the page will also encourage others to visit us.

We also now have a facebook page for our Society.




David Beddie




Volunteers and guests at the fishers Ghost Parade Day

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