Tinteán – Online Magazine

Tinteán, is an initiative of the Australian Irish Heritage Network and is designed for all those interested in their own Australian-Irish heritage or in Australian-Irish history and culture.  It is  an independent, unaligned and inclusive production. It has been online…

Parliamentary Papers Database (Victoria)

This site provides access to the full text of over 10,000 Victorian parliamentary papers dating from 1851.  All documents are fully searchable and include parliamentary committee reports, Ombudsman’s reports, Auditor General’s reports, Royal Commissions, annual reports of departments and agencies…

Department of Veteran’s Affairs – The Anzac Portal

There are history publications, war history websites, a digital exhibition and veteran interviews to provide the education and wider communities with a greater understanding of Australia’s wartime experiences, both on the frontline and on the home front.  Click on the…

Colonial Australian Popular Fiction

This online bibliography and digital archive, by the School of Culture and Communication – University of Melbourne, gathers together for the first time a wide range of vibrant colonial writing that has  previously been difficult to access.  It makes available…

New South Wales Government Gazette Index 1980-2013

There are links to indexes 1980-2013 which you can  use to search for specific supplements, acts, proclamations and legislation and other gazetted items. There is also links to the notification of legislative events 1999-2014. New

Queensland Government Gazette 1859-1900

Annual listing of Queensland government business, including jobs, tenders, and land transactions. Includes proclamations, official appointments (from teachers to railway employees), licences, legal notices, statistics, bankruptcy notices and more. New

Text Queensland – Queensland’s past online

This free website presents a unique and dynamic collection of full-text, searchable, digitised sources on Queensland’s colonial and state history. It features books, journals, theses and newspapers as well as government sources including the Queensland Government Gazette 1859-1900 and Hansard…

State Library of New South Wales

The State Library’s collection contains over 5 million items including more than 2 million books, 1.2 million microforms, 1.1 million photographs, as well as newspapers, maps, architectural plans, manuscripts and other items. Some of the services offered include an online…

NSW Law Almanacs 1886-2008

The entire collection of New South Wales Law Almanacs 1886-2008 (not published 2002) is online. There is a site search engine which searches across the collection or individual Almanacs can be downloaded as PDF files.


The Australian Government Publications Guide to publications, such as Acts, Hansards, Gazettes and Parliamentary Papers, located in Australian libraries or available on the Internet.