Akehurst Family History Society  2013 Antipodean GetTogether will be held at:

State Library of Western Australia

Cultural Centre

25 Francis Street

Perth Cultural Centre

Perth WA 6000


On 16 November 2013

Anyone/everyone with an interest in the Ackehurst, Ackhurst, Akehurst, Akhurst name is most welcome.

For information about the venue/times, program, cost, etc, contact

Liz Rushton at 2013GetTogether@akehurst.org



10.00 am   Welcome.

10.30 am   Round-the-table "report"  from participants on their research.

11.30 am  Presentation:  Accessing the Records of the NAA, by Marjorie Bly, Acting Director, National Archives of Australia, Perth.

12.30 pm  Lunch (at own expense)


2.00 pm  Skype call with our colleagues in other parts of Australia and the  world.

3.00 pm  Talk:  “How not to let a murder indictment ruin your career - Arthur  Pursell Akehurst”   by Liz Rushton.

4.00 pm   Coffee

4.30 pm  Talk on the Akehurst One-name Study by David Evans.

5.30 pm  Wrap –up.

6.00 pm  Depart.


6.30 pm onward Group dinner at local restaurant, venue to be decided.

Any enquiries can be sent to me, either at this email address or via the redirected email address on the Akehurst list.

Akehurst Family History Society