MFHS has a new President! 

At the AGM held on Sat 3 August 2013, we elected a new President – Jennifer Perry. Jennifer has been a member of the Mackay branch for 4 years (or nearly that).

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Award for MFHS member 

Des Dunn's cover thumb 2Des Dunn received a Highly Commended Award from Queensland Family History Society for his publication  Bloomsbury, St. Helens & Jolimont Stations 1860 to 1900: their first forty years.

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Check out the latest articles in the Blog!

Blog_image Read about some of Mackay’s pioneers and the intriguing stories behind one family’s postcards which were written over 100 years ago.