What will you gain by joining the Ipswich Genealogical Society?

Meet new friends with common interests

Assistance and support from our experienced researchers

The use of our physical and electronic media resources

A subscription to our tri-annual magazine "Bremer Echoes"

A personal copy of Volume 1 and Volume 2 of Ipswich and District Pioneer Register (plus postage if required)

Assistance with technology and navigating the maze of the Internet

Assistance with using family tree software

Membership Fees

Single Membership       $40.00 per year
Family Membership*    $55.00 per year
Subscription only to Bremer Echoes (3) issues $10.00 per year


Single Membership       $40.00
Family Membership*    $55.00

*Two members of an immediate family residing at the same address.

If you would like to join the Ipswich Genealogical Society, please fill in your details below.


    A rejoining fee will apply if Membership has lapsed by two years or more. Membership period 1st October to 30th September Annually. Membership

    I would like to receive the Bremer Echos by Email


    The Society will take all reasonable precautions to ensure the privacy of this information and it will not be sold or distributed to other organisations or bodies. I consent to the distribution of my name and contact details within the Society and to other researchers for Family History purposes


    When transferring funds to Ipswich Genealogical Society through Electronic Banking please include your Surname as a reference, such as “Jones Membership” or “Smith Renewal” “Brown Research”

    Bendigo Bank Details
    Account Name: Ips Gen Library Account
    BSB: 633 000
    Account No.: 115409641

    Other Fees & Charges

    Journal only subscription $10

    Visitors welcome at Research Library. Fees $10 per half day or $20 per full day

    Research undertaken by IGS volunteer researchers – Initial Research Fee $30 for first hour - additional research fees charged at rate of $25 per hour or part thereof

    Annual Membership includes email / postage of Society's magazine in February, July, & November

    Out of town members are entitled to research on their behalf from Society records.