VicGUM® June 2013 Meeting
To be held Sunday June 9,
commencing at 1:00 pm (NB Earlier start time), at the Mount Waverley Community Centre
(Members—Free, Non Members—$5:00)
Scanning and Digital Imaging Workshop
To be held Sunday 23 June
at the Mount Waverley Community Centre
Starting at 10:00 am (Tea & Coffee from 9:30), finishes at 4:00 pm
$25 for members, $35 for non-members
Read the GUM Workshop FAQs document for more information about GUM's workshops.
Victorian GUM (Genealogists Using Microcomputers) Inc.
is an association of family history researchers using
computers to help them in their research. VicGUM® is based
in Melbourne, and has over 600 members around
Australia. It is incorporated in Victoria under Schedule 5 of the Associations Incorporation Act (1981), download
the Rules of Association document for more information.
The following is a summary of the main objectives, for full
details download the Victorian GUM Incorporated Statement of Purposes document.
- To assist members with information about hardware and
software packages that can aid family history
- To provide and maintain a library of genealogical
computing information: books, magazines, program reviews,
programs and program listings, public domain software,
demonstration software and so on.
- To exchange information and newsletters with groups
with similar interests both within Australia and
throughout the world.
- To liaise with other Australasian genealogical
computer groups with a view to providing compatible data
Membership is open to all individuals and organisations
upon payment of the annual subscription fee. Membership
- a monthly newsletter
mailed to members
- the opportunity to participate and to hear expert
speakers at our monthly
- seminars and workshops
- information on software for genealogy
- our Dial Help network of members willing to help you
with many different software packages
- access to the "GUMNET" Internet mailing list
- use of the VicGUM® borrowing library
The annual membership fee is $45 for 1
year and $90 for 2 years. Joint membership, for two people
in the one household, is available for $50
for 1 year and $100 for 2 years. All fees are in Australian dollars and include GST/overseas charges. Download and print a
PDF version of the membership
form and send it in, or pay online with a Credit Card and PayPal to subscribe today!
Note that all information collected from members is covered by the VicGUM® Privacy of Information policy.
Contacting VicGUM® and VicGUM® committee members
Victorian GUM Inc.
Level B1, 257 Collins Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
How to find the GUM Office
Victorian GUM Inc.
PO Box 375
Flinders Lane Victoria 8009 (yes, that is the correct Postcode)
E-mail email@example.com for more information
President: Doug Elms, phone (03) 9809 4854, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership Secretary: John Donaldson, phone (03) 9639 2005
Software Sales & Distribution: GUM Office, phone (03) 9639 2005
VicGUM®Office staffed Tuesday & Thursday 10 am – 3 pm, email GUM Office
Newsletter Editor: John Donaldson, phone (03) 9598 6767, email email@example.com