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Women Australia

This site is an initiative of the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University and is digital repository of entries on women published in the Australian Dictionary of Biography, Obituaries Australia and the NCB’s biographical register.

Cable Clerical Index to Australian Anglican Clergy

This index of 6570+ Australian Anglican clergy who served in the Anglican Church of Australia from 26 January 1788 through to those ordained or serving by 31 December 1961 can be downloaded as a PDF file. Only names and dates of ordination are…

Murwillumbah Area School Photograph Collection

This site features a collection of school photographs from the Murwillumbah area of Northern New South Wales. The names of students and teachers are shown if known.The photos date from 1890s to 1962. Each year more photographs will be added…

Pylon Lookout – Sydney Harbour Bridge

If you have any family who were involved with the construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge this site offers a PDF download of the Sydney Harbour Bridge Workers Honour Roll 1922-1932. The 4th edn, 2012 runs to 74 pages and…

Hill End & Tambaroora Gathering Group

Hill End & Tambaroora were important gold mining towns in the Central West of New South Wales, closely associated with the Turon and Macquarie Rivers. The site has maps to find out where Hill End & Tambaroora are in relation…

The Blacksmiths Index

This index by Ann Spiro is a genealogical index of blacksmiths and related occupations which include cartwrights, wheelwrights, shipwrights, farriers and iron workers.  There is also a section on related trades (and others).  The index covers Australia, Canada, Channel Islands,…

OpenGov NSW

Use this site to find information published by NSW Government agencies, including Annual Reports and open access information released under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009. Historical material online includes material created by the Inspector General of Police 1851-1899…

University of Melbourne, University Library, Digital Collections

The Cultural and Special Collections includes the following material online:• Architectural Atelier Drawings• Library’s Special Collections – includes the Australian Medical Journal 1856-1921• Map Collections – Historic maps from around the world. Emphasis is on Australian and historic maps• Programs…