The AGM appointed a new Executive Committee for 2017-18:
President: Alister Sharp
Vice President: Tony Coote
Secretary: Brigid Dowsett
Treasurer: Justin Parry-Okeden
Committee: Gully Coote, Maureen Flowers, David Gaunt, Caroline Mackaness, Karen Presland.
AGM Talk: Researching the History of your House
Angela Phippen, Local Studies and Family History Librarian, Ryde Library gave a practical, detailed and fascinating presentation on the methods used to research house histories, including the use of free search tools including:
Angela Phippen was previously librarian at the Society of Australian Genealogists and has expertise in researching house histories. She has a range of resources and assists people to find out more about their house and its previous occupants. You can reach Angela at Ryde Library Local and Family History.