Welcome to the News Website of the Toowoomba and Darling Downs Family History Society.
We will be posting regular updates of Society News and other Local Family History items.
Check down the left hand side of the page for links to some great Society resources and past news items.
Our library reopens 11th January 2021.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Men of Fire Iron and Leather -Our New Publication

Our latest Publication describes some of the Coachbuilders, Blacksmiths, Wheelwrights, Saddlers and Bootmakers who contributed to the early history of Toowoomba and the Darling Downs.
Similar in style to some of our previous publications with maps, photographs and other images. It is indexed.
More Details HERE

Price is $20.00 + $9.20 postage.
Email the Society if you wish to purchase a copy.

Saturday, May 4, 2019

In Our Backyard Volume 4

Our Society's latest publication is now available for sale!
Continuing our series on folk buried in the Toowoomba and Drayton Cemetery (our backyard), we have more stories of well known and less known individuals and families who have found their final resting place here.
Contributions are from society members.
A list of Contents.

Book is in A4 format with a soft cover and includes illustrations and an index.
Cost is $25 + $13.40 p & p
Payment can be made by Cheque or by Direct Debit.
Contact our secretary for bank details

Friday, July 28, 2017

In Our Backyard Vol 3 - Our latest Publication

Have you checked out our latest publication?

We now have for sale the third volume of  contributed stories of people buried in the Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.
This volume like those published before contains the interesting background information of a mix of well known and little known identities.
The book contains 266 pages including an index.Over ninety family groups are mentioned. It is fully illustrated.
Preview of Contents Pages

It is available now from the Society during office hours or can be ordered and mailed to your address by contacting our secretary.

Cost  now $10 + $13.40 p&p