Archive and Research
The society archive welcomes enquiries from members, students, family historians, consultants and researchers.
Research enquiries should be submitted on a completed enquiry form by post or email.
To enable us to assist you please complete as many of the details as possible on our downloadable enquiry form, noting the source of the information. The more details you can provide, the greater the possibilty that we can assist with your enquiry.
The research fee can be enclosed with the enquiry or paid direct to our bank account.
Mail completed enquiry or order forms with the appropriate payment or paid to our account Yass & District Historical Society, Westpac, Yass BSB 032.771 Account No 12.0621
Emailed enquiries can be sent to [email protected]
Lengthy research and copies of documents and images are charged separately.
Most materials in the archive may be photocopied or photographed, subject to copyright guidelines, permissions access and the physical condition of the material.
The society accepts cheques or postal orders and direct deposits to our bank account as payment for goods and service.
To order archival
material or images from the collection please download the order
If you wish to visit the archive it is situated upstairs in the Soldiers' Memorial Hall, Comur Street with the entrance located in the laneway between the hall and the NRMA.
Opening hours: Tuesdays - 2pm to 5pm
First Saturday of the month - 11am to 3pm.
The archives are currently closed to researchers due to Covid-19
Please note - copies of documentation and images are provided for personal use and research purposes only and cannot be reproduced in any format without the express permission of the Society. If you wish to reproduce material or an image in any form you will be required to complete a permission form.
Highlights of the collection
The area represented in the archival collection approximates that of the area covered by Yass Valley Shire. A wide range of records include the following:
All images on this website are the property of the Yass & District Historical Society Inc and must not be used for any purpose without the express permission of the Society.
This page last updated:21 July 2020