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*The National Library of Australia maintains a website that lists selected websites for Australian Family History and Genealogy: [http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html.]  
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Archives collect and preserve original documents of organizations, such as churches or governments. Libraries generally collect published sources such as books, maps, and microfilm. This section describes Australia's major repositories of genealogical and historical records and sources.
*National Archives: http://www.naa.gov.au/
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PO Box 7425
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Canberra Business Centre
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ACT 2610
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The National Archives holds records of Australian government records of the Federation or Commonweath since in 1901; Commonwealth people; and the High Court.&nbsp;[http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx RecordSearch] describes over 7.7 million records created by 9000 Australian Government agencies.&nbsp; [http://www.naa.gov.au/about-us/publications/fact-sheets/fs01.aspx Reading rooms] are in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and Darwin.<br>
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[http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/research/index.aspx A step-by-step guide to research at the National Archives ]is available. More than 200 fact sheets about their records are available [http://www.naa.gov.au/about-us/publications/fact-sheets/index.aspx online]. Family history records are [http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/scope/not/index.aspx not in their collection], although the site contains links to those records. <br>
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== Genealogy ==
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maintains a website that lists selected websites for Australian Family History and Genealogy: [http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html.]
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== Genealogy ==
  
 
*AustraliaGenWeb Project: http://www.australiagenweb.org/
 
*AustraliaGenWeb Project: http://www.australiagenweb.org/
  
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== Immigration ==
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== Immigration ==
  
 
*Convicts to Australia: http://members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts/index.html, http://members.iinet.net.au/%7Eperthdps/convicts/index.html
 
*Convicts to Australia: http://members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts/index.html, http://members.iinet.net.au/%7Eperthdps/convicts/index.html
  
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== Vital Records ==
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== Vital Records ==
  
 
*Births, Marriages and Deaths [http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmaut.htm http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmaut.html]
 
*Births, Marriages and Deaths [http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmaut.htm http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmaut.html]
  
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== Newspapers ==
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*[http://ndpbeta.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home Historic Australian Newspapers 1803 to 1954]  
 
*[http://ndpbeta.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home Historic Australian Newspapers 1803 to 1954]  
 
*Obituaries: http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot.au/index.html
 
*Obituaries: http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot.au/index.html
  
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Revision as of 16:12, 29 March 2010

Australia

Archives collect and preserve original documents of organizations, such as churches or governments. Libraries generally collect published sources such as books, maps, and microfilm. This section describes Australia's major repositories of genealogical and historical records and sources.

Contents

National Archives

PO Box 7425

Canberra Business Centre

ACT 2610

The National Archives holds records of Australian government records of the Federation or Commonweath since in 1901; Commonwealth people; and the High Court. RecordSearch describes over 7.7 million records created by 9000 Australian Government agencies.  Reading rooms are in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and Darwin.

A step-by-step guide to research at the National Archives is available. More than 200 fact sheets about their records are available online. Family history records are not in their collection, although the site contains links to those records.

National Library of Australia


maintains a website that lists selected websites for Australian Family History and Genealogy: http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html.



Genealogy


Immigration


Vital Records


Newspapers



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