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  • New Farm & Districts Historical Society (Brisbane)Go to Site

    This Society was formed in 1994 and is a community-based organisation whose members are passionate about ensuring the rich and vibrant history of New Farm and nearby suburbs is not forgotten. The … more

  • State Library of QueenslandGo to Site

    State Library's services include information about accessing the resources and collections which include a rich and diverse range of books, journals and magazines, newspapers, manuscripts and … more

  • National Library of Australia - eResources Go to Site

    The National Library of Australia eResources offers home access to 128+ subscription databases. This free service is available to all residents of Australia. You need a National Library card and you … more

  • The National Library of Australia - eResources - Scottish NewspapersGo to Site

    The eResources page offers home access to 128+ subscription databases. This free service is available to anyone residing in Australia who has a National Library card. You can apply for a library card … more

  • Cooktown and District Historical SocietyGo to Site

    The Cooktown History Centre, run by the Society, offers a unique insight into the intriguing history of the area with stories, photos, interactive displays, murals and oral histories. Details of … more

  • Brisbane History GroupGo to Site

    The Group was formed in February 1981 to encourage and promote the study of Brisbane’s history.  Details of activities, resources and contacts can be found on this site. more

  • Family History Association of North QueenslandGo to Site

    The Family History Association of North Queensland was founded in 1980 and aims to foster and promote the study, practice and preservation of family and local history and allied subjects. more

  • History Queensland Go to Site

    History Queensland  was established on 15 July 1995. Local and Family History Societies operate throughout Queensland because of the dedication of thousands of members who give their services … more

  • Queensland Family History Society (Brisbane)Go to Site

    The Queensland Family History Society was formed in Brisbane in 1979 with the aim of promoting the study of family, and local history, genealogy, and heraldry, and encouraging the collection and … more

  • The Genealogical Society of Queensland (Brisbane)Go to Site

    The Genealogical Society of Queensland was established as a not-for-profit association in 1978. Its mission is 'helping to discover your family history'.  It specialises in family history in the … more

  • Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)Go to Site

    Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) has record guides and information leaflets including a PRONI Guide to Church Records.Online indexes and free digital images include:• … more

  • Public Record Office Victoria - Flickr photosGo to Site

    Among PROV’s records are hundreds of thousands of photographs. Most government departments, past and present, have taken photographs to document their activities, achievements and work in … more

  • State Records of South Australia - Photos on FlickrGo to Site

    There are 3502+ images online covering all aspects of life in South Australia. Some of the albums available include:• Maps and Plans• Crime with a selection of gaol prisoner … more

  • Moruya and District Historical Society - Photos on FlickrGo to Site

    This collection currently contains 27 albums with 114 photos.TIP: This photostream can be searched using the magnifying glass icon located under the menu bar on the right side

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  • State Archives & Records New South Wales - Photos on FlickrGo to Site

    Currently there are 3,550+ images available covering all aspects of life in New South Wales.TIP: This photostream can be searched using the magnifying glass icon located under the menu bar on the … more

  • The National Archives UK on FlickrGo to Site

    There is a wealth of images as well as documents. Explore 20,034+ individual images and albums. A selection of countries featured include: Australia, Borneo, Burma, Caribbean, China, Cyprus, Fiji, … more

  • University of Newcastle - Cultural Collections - Flickr PhotostreamGo to Site

    This collection of 76,688+ images has a lot of material for family history research including this small selection: • Anglican Diocese of Newcastle - Churches and rectories, 344 images• … more

  • National Library of Australia - Flickr PhotostreamGo to Site

    Currently there are 1,147 images in 53 albums.TIP: This photostream can be searched using the magnifying glass icon located under the menu bar on the right side more

  • British Library images on FlickrGo to Site

    The British Library has uploaded a million+ vintage photographs and scanned images to Flickr. These are now in the public domain and can be reused. It is a great place to get images for family … more

  • Flickr - Churches in South AustraliaGo to Site

    There are 11,292 images online with historical notes. The albums are arranged alphabetically by place name. more

  • The Delany Archive - Photos on FlickrGo to Site

    This collection currently has 994 images. The photos and document images relate to the four collections held by the Delany Archive. These include:• Roman Catholic Diocese of Kildare & … more

  • The National Archives (UK) - Australasia through a lens Go to Site

    This site offers access to a selection of remarkable photographs and drawings from Australia, New Zealand and other Pacific Islands dating from the mid-19th century.  This collection, from the … more

  • Australian Railway Historical Society Glass Plate Negatives Images on FlickrGo to Site

    There are 2,442  images scanned from original glass plate negatives held by the Society. They are on the University of Newcastle - Cultural Collections - Flickr Photostream.  more

  • Flickr Photo Search Go to Site

    Flickr's photo search engine helps you find photos of anything from the huge library of photos uploaded by photographers from around the world. more

  • County Tyrone's Genealogy Page - Ireland Genealogical ProjectGo to Site

    This site covers the Province of Ulster and the major towns of Omagh, Cookstown, Dungannon, Strabane, Coalisland, Castlederg. Resources are available in the following categories: • … more

  • Library IrelandGo to Site

    This is a free online resource of books and articles on Irish history, genealogy, and culture. The transcripts of a wide range of journal articles, old books, including directories, are available … more

  • Tomaree Family History Group (Nelson Bay)Go to Site

    This Group was formed in 2000 and is enthusiastically gathering resources and is prepared to share knowledge and assist others with research into genealogy and family history. Details of activities, … more

  • Hervey Bay Family History Association (Queensland)Go to Site

    Details of activities, resources and contacts can be found on this site. more

  • Botany Bay Family History Society (Sydney)Go to Site

    Botany Bay Family History Society was founded in 1984 and was formed to assist members in their family history research by providing a meeting place for genealogists and family historians to pursue … more

  • Port Macquarie Historical Society and MusuemGo to Site

    The Society was formed in 1956, initially as the Hastings District Historical Society. The Society's first museum opened in 1957. The aims and objectives of the Society are to encourage the study and … more

  • Port Macquarie and Districts Family History SocietyGo to Site

    The Society was formed in 1985. Details of activities, resources and contacts can be found on this site. more

  • Illawarra Historial Society (Wollongong)Go to Site

    During the Second World War a group of professional men championed the establishment of the Illawarra Historical Society.   They organised a public meeting on Tuesday, 5 December 1944 … more

  • Illawarra Family History Group (Wollongong)Go to Site

    The Group was formed in 1984 and aims to encourage the study of Australian, local and family history. Details of activities, resources and contacts can be found on this site. more

  • Guide to Australian Business RecordsGo to Site

    This Guide is an endeavour to draw together historical information on Australian businesses and business people. This guide can be browsed alphabetically or accessed through one of the following … more

  • The General Register Office - IrelandGo to Site

    General Register Office holds the civil registration records for the Republic of Ireland. Certificates can be purchased online.  Photocopies of certificates that can only be used for research … more

  • Dublin City Library and Archive, Heritage and History OnlineGo to Site

    Dublin City Library and Archive, Heritage and History online covers: Dublin and Irish Collections with local history resourcesDublin City Archives with records of Dublin's civic government from 1171 … more

  • National Library of Ireland - Catholic Parish Register Images OnlineGo to Site

    The online images cover most Catholic parishes in Ireland and Northern Ireland up to 1880. The free images, in black and white, are of the microfilms of the original birth and marriage registers held … more

  • National Library of IrelandGo to Site

    National Library of Ireland holds Catholic parish registers, property records such as estate papers and maps, newspapers, directories, heraldic records plus published family histories and local … more

  • Ulverstone Local History MuseumGo to Site

    Ulverstone History Museum, Tasmania helping you learn more about the local history and people. There is a photo gallery online. more

  • George Town and District Historical SocietyGo to Site

    The Society was formed in 1997 to foster an interest and understanding of the history in our region. George Town is situated at the mouth of the picturesque Tamar River in Northern Tasmania. more

  • Sandy Bay Historical SocietyGo to Site

    The Sandy Bay Historical Society is a group of people interested in the local history of Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania. more

  • Launceston Historical SocietyGo to Site

    The Launceston Historical Society is an organisation that brings together like-minded people who share an interest in history and historical matters, especially that of Launceston and surrounding … more

  • Launceston Branch, Tasmanian Family History SocietyGo to Site

    The Launceston Branch of the Tasmanian Family History Society is one of five branches of the Society. They are a non profit organisation to help people research their family history. more

  • Huon Branch, Tasmanian Family History Society Go to Site

    The Huon Branch of the Tasmanian Family History Society is one of five branches of the Society. They are a non profit organisation to help people research their family history. more

  • Burnie Branch, Tasmanian Family History Society Go to Site

    The Burnie Branch of the Tasmanian Family History Society is one of five branches of the Society. They are a non profit organisation to help people research their family history. more

  • Bellerive Historial SocietyGo to Site

    The Society established in 1990 with the objectives: to research,document and publicise the history of Bellerive; to accept gifts of a historical nature and to catalogue and care for local heritage … more

  • Gould Genealogy and History - Australia's Genealogy Store Go to Site

    This company, based in South Australia, offers access to a worldwide range of genealogy products and services. Product categories include: Australia, Overseas, Various Topics, Software, Stationery … more

  • FamilySearchGo to Site

    FamilySearch is the family history site of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It offers free access to the world’s largest family history collection (4+ billion searchable names … more

  • State Records of South AustraliaGo to Site

    State Records of South Australia has links to an A-Z for researchers; Aboriginal services; fact sheets; family history information; indexes and special lists plus passenger lists. There are online … more

  • Queensland State Archives Go to Site

    Select Search the records and use these categories to access dropdown lists of online indexes and access to original records if available:  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders• … more