Search for passengers arriving by ship in Fremantle and other Western Australian ports between 1898 and 1972; or arriving at Perth airport between 1944 and 1972. For access click on Search the collection then Use RecordSearch to search our collection. Choose the Passenger arrivals index (top right tab). This online database indexes inward passenger manifests for ships and aircraft arriving at Fremantle, Perth Airport and outports. These records include all passengers disembarking but also those travelling onto other Australian ports such as Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne. The free digitised passenger lists are linked to the index search results.
For further details see Fact Sheet 220: Index to Passenger Arrivals. The migrant selection documents are also available for post World War II displaced persons and refugee arrivals. These are listed at item level on the RecordSearch database as are many of those for British migrants (1950-1973) (Series A1877).