VAFHO and VAFHO Member Events
Join Narre Warren & District Family History Group for a walk around this historic cemetery and listen to our stories of the brave men, women and families associated with Cranbourne Cemetery and the Great War.
Bookings are essential.
Tea and coffee will be served at the conclusion of the tour. No charge for children under 15. $5 per head payable on the day.
A comprehensive introduction to family history, resources, organising material and where to find information, held at the library. These classes are FREE and open to both members and non-members. Two classes of about two hours duration are run on consecutive weeks.
Bookings are essential, please contact the office on 9877 3789 or
contact secretary @vafho.org.au
Guest Speaker: Lambis has researched the history of the Australian
soldiers who were killed in July 1916 at Fromelles, France,
in the most disastrous battle the Australian military has
With many soldiers missing, Lambis researched the history
of the battle and discovered the bodies of the missing
soldiers. These men have now been given a military burial,
and the minds of their families put to rest.
Lambis will talk about his research and the subsequent
search for the bodies and their identification.