Local history

South Australian Medical Heritage Society – Society Website & Virtual Museum

The Main Galleries include medicine, surgery, anaesthesia, X-rays, hospitals and other organisations plus individuals of note. The Small Galleries include dentistry and nursing which includes nursing uniforms: history and evolution. The Gallery of Hospitals & similar organisations in South Australia…

State Records of South Australia – Photos on Flickr

There are 5,441+ 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 photographs • German influences in SA 1850 to present…

Wyong Shire – One Place Study

A site for those searching for families in the Wyong Shire on the Central Coast of New South Wales.  There is a short history of Wyong and adjoining localities which include Budgewoi, Norah Head, The Entrance, Toukley, Tuggerah, Warnervale and…

Australian Christian Church Histories

This site contains a contemporary collection of over 2,201 Australian Christian churches. The site has a searchable database which includes (where available) the date the church was built, identification of the architect and builders, a list of clergy 16,615+, the…

Victorian Places

This site invites you to hop on the historic W-class tram and hop off at any one of over 1600 destinations throughout Victoria (Australia). Along the way you can discover the history of every town, city, suburb, village and settlement…

Dictionary of Educational History in Australia and New Zealand

This Dictionary aims to provide a range of authoritative entries about the multifaceted history of education in Australia and New Zealand, including histories of various types of schools and schooling; teachers and teacher training; curricula and pedagogies; childhood and youth;…