- Ask us webinar: An introduction to Queensland Government gazettes
Ask us webinar: An introduction to Queensland Government gazettes
As the next in a series of free 30-minute webinars discover valuable information about your ancestors and the history of Queensland in this session on Queensland Government gazettes for beginners.
Government gazettes provide a range of government information including proclamations by the Governor and official notice of actions taken by government authorities, departments, local councils and companies.
This session will cover:
where to locate various years of Queensland Government Gazettes both online to use at home and onsite at State Library
how to use the indexes to locate information
how to locate appointments of people to Queensland government positions
who held licenses to run hotels between 1860 to 1914, or other licenses e.g., for timber getting, businesses
registers of Justices of the Peace, listings of professions e.g., doctors, dentists, nurses, architects.
For more information on what is to be found in Queensland Government gazettes visit our law webpage and select Government gazettes.
Places are limited, so bookings are essential.
Contact the organiser
State Library of Queensland
Contact phone:(07) 3840 7810