Websites to assist your research                        updated November 2016
Australia
Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates Australasia BDM Exchange

Record Repositories – Archives
Australian War Memorial
National Archives Australia
New South Wales
Northern Territory
Queensland
South Australia
Tasmania
Victoria
Western Australia

Libraries
National Library of Australia
New South Wales State Library
Northern Territory Library & Information Service
Queensland State Library
South Australia State Library
Tasmania State Library
Victoria State Library
Western Australia State Library

Resources – Aboriginal
Aboriginal Studies Virtual Library
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Centre for Indigenous Family History Studies
QLD James Cook Uni Indigenous Australian Family History Resources
TAS Office of Aboriginal Affairs
VIC Aboriginal Affairs
WA Aboriginal Records
WA State Library Guide to Indigenous Information

Resources – cemeteries
Australian Cemeteries
Obituaries Australia
Ryerson Index

Resources – convicts
Claim A Convict
Convict Records
Convict Records of Australia
Convicts to Australia
Convicts ... where to start?
Ireland–Australia Transportation Records 1791–1853

Resources – passenger lists/shipping
Australian shipping 1788–1968
Australias Virtual Immigration Wall of Honour
Mariners and Ships in Australian Waters
Passenger Lists – National and State by State
Passenger Ships arriving in Australasian Ports
The Ships List

Resources – general
Australian Dictionary of Biography
Australian Joint Copying Project
Cyndis List – Australia
History of Places in Australia
Janet Reakes Genealogy
Mitchell Library Manuscripts, Oral History & Pictures
Place Name Search
Queensland mapping since 1900
Sydney Benevolent Asylum search Admissions and Discharges 1857–1900
Telephone Directory
Trove (digitised newspapers and much more)
Who Owns Genealogy?
   Australian Copyright Council
   Creative Commons Australia
Wills and Probate
FamilySearch
FreeBMD English civil registration project
Free CEN English census project
FreeREG English Baptism, Marriage, Burial project

Societies
Family History, Genealogy and Historical Societies
Federation of Australian Historical Societies
Benevolent Society Adoption information
Huguenot Society of Australia Inc

New Zealand
Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates
Births, Deaths and Marriages
Australasia BDM Exchange

Record Repositories
Archives New Zealand
Auckland University Library
Canterbury Public Library, Christchurch
Heritage Group, Internal Affairs
National Library of New Zealand
NZ Museums
Presbyterian Archive

Resources
Alexander Turnbull Library collections
Cyndis List – New Zealand
Dictionary of New Zealand Biography
Geographic Place Names of New Zealand
Immigrant Ships to New Zealand 1835–1910
   New Zealand Bound
   
Passenger Arrivals at Port Chalmers, New Zealand 1848–51
   Passenger Listings for Vessels bound for New Zealand
National Register of Archives and Manuscripts
Nelson City Council Cemetery Database
New Zealand Cemetery Records Online
New Zealand Getting Started
New Zealand websites

New Zealand World War One Roll of Honour
PapersPast
Telephone Directory – White Pages
Telephone Directory – Yellow Pages

Societies
New Zealand Society of Genealogists
New Zealand Federation of Historical Societies

Professional Researchers and Services
Tracey JONES NSW research
Graham JAUNAY SA research
Swan Genealogy WA research

Elizabeth PARKES New Zealand research

Ancestry South Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire
Branchlines Bristol, Somerset, Wiltshire
My Ain Folk Scottish research
Sovereign Ancestry English, Scottish, Welsh, Irish research
Sue DAVIES Staffordshire, Cheshire, Shropshire, Manchester, Lancashire

Association of Professional Genealogists (worldwide)

Guild of One–Name Studies
Gould Genealogy and History Books, CDs, Genealogy software
Rod and Wendy GOW Indexers and Publishers

Unlock the Past Heritage tourism
Victorian GUM Inc Genealogy software
FindMyPast Record search
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