We are sometimes asked for help with Australian genealogy research. These subject headings and websites may be useful.

These are useful subject headings:
Ships -- Australia -- Passenger lists.
Genealogy -- Australia.

Websites:
State Records Authority of New South Wales - http://records.nsw.gov.au/- State Records is the NSW Government's archives and records management authority. The following are a few of the topics that can be searched
• Archives in Brief - fact sheets, Convict records, Death records
• Family and Local Historians, Greeting cards, Immigration records & shipping lists (digital)
• Indexes, Online NSW Anzac Centenary website, OpenGov NSW
• Research topics, Soldier Settlement website
Western Australian Genealogical Society - http://membership.wags.org.au/membership-mainmenu-44/genealogy-links - the Links are specific to the needs of Family History research. New links are up-dated monthly
Obituaries Australia - http://oa.anu.edu.au/ - Obituaries Australia is a digital repository of obituaries published in newspapers, journals, magazines and bulletins. Here you will find the life stories of Australians from the earliest times to the present. Hosted by the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University,
Obituaries Australia offers a sample of the Australian experience by reproducing, in a convenient online format, published obituaries relevant to the history of Australia.
National Library of Australia - http://trove.nla.gov.au/ - Find and get over 399,017,187 Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more.

Last updated: 7 April 2016
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