Researching with us

You are most welcome to visit the Brighton Historical Society on Thursdays between 12 noon and 5pm.

We regularly assist people with research – whether it be students studying architecture, a heritage issue, the history of a building or a business, a family history or an obituary.

Ancestry is now available in our rooms to members for research purposes.

There is a fee of $10.00 for people doing their own research in our rooms.
BHS members may research for free.

Email or correspondence requested research will be conducted by the BHS for a fee of $20 per hour. This price includes photocopying and postage.

Photocopying is available for

  • 20c per copy A4 B/W - 50c colour
  • 50c per copy A3 B/W - $1.00 colour

Please visit our Resources page to find out the research facilities we offer.