Images

  • Children from the Booth Family at Freshwater beach courtesy Margaret Millar

Research from home

Northern Beaches Library members will be able to access Find My Past and Ancestry Library from home, for free, for a limited time. See here for further information. 

Family History Fridays

Please note, these sessions have been postponed until further notice. Keep an eye on our website to see when these sessions will resume. 

Family History Fridays are held at Dee Why Library with dedicated volunteers available to help you with your research.

Family History Group

Please note, these sessions have been postponed until further notice. Keep an eye on our website to see when these sessions will resume. 

Our Family History Group meets on the first Thursday of every second month at Dee Why Library. Enjoy morning tea and guest speakers or workshops at each meeting. New members are welcome and there is a $13 subscription fee to join. 

Family History Reference Collection

Dee Why Library has an extensive collection that includes:

  • Over 400 specialist books on various aspects of genealogy and family history;
  • Magazines;
  • CDs, and
  • Microfiche and microfilm.

Search the library catalogue or email our Local Studies team if you have a specific request.

Public computers at all Northern Beaches Council Libraries also have access to Ancestry Library and Find My Past. 

Research your family from home

Northern Beaches Library members will be able to access Find My Past and Ancestry Library from home, for free, for a limited time. Please contact ...