Family History

Wright and Durham Family Portrait
Wright and Durham Family Portrait
Thought to be the yard of
Frederick and Maria Ann Wright
Smart Street Charlestown about 1924.

We have resources for beginners and experienced family history researchers.

Website Memberships

Access to the following websites at all library branches:


Resource Lists

Dedicated resource lists forming part of the Family History Collection at Speers Point Library.

Local History Website

At our history website Lake Macquarie History Online you can search for local people, places, historic photographs, scanned maps, suburbs, and street names.

Help Sessions

Volunteers from the Lake Macquarie Family History Group offer expert help at Speers Point Library every Friday from 10am to 1pm, or appointments can be made with Community History staff - phone (02) 4921 0446.