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Registry of births, deaths and marriages: Records of births, deaths and marriages registered in Queensland under a compulsory registration system introduced in March 1856 whilst Queensland was still part of the colony of NSW. Qld separated from NSW in December 1859. Also contains church records of baptism and burial (1829+) and marriage (1839+).
State Government of Queensland: Search for place names through the Queensland Department of Natural Resources and Mines.
Centre for the Government of Queensland: This is a website containing all the places in Queensland, including cities, suburbs, towns and villages, that have now or once had a population over 500. The entries include cities, towns, villages and suburbs of major cities and regional towns, including places which have had a variable population over time. Entries typically include historical description, details of population changes, historical images from private and other collections, and recommendations for further reading.
Centre for the Government of Queensland: Queensland Speaks presents interviews with key politicians (including former premiers), senior public servants and others (including academics and office holders in political parties), providing insight into the personal and political world of decision making in Queensland from 1968-2008.
Proquest, Bodleian Libraries, Royal Archives: Digital version of the journals of Queen Victoria from 1832 (her first journal entry) to 1901. Provides images of every page of the surviving volumes of the journals, along with separate photographs of the many illustrations and inserts within the pages. Four different versions of the journals are provided: the original which she wrote herself; a manuscript, abridged transcript written by the Queen's youngest daughter, Princess Beatrice; a typed transcript prepared for Lord Esher; and some draft volumes written by the Queen. (None of these versions covers the entire period 1832-1901.)
: Contains summaries of RAAF fatalities in date of death order. Includes mission details, names, ranks and musterings of crew members, and the known circumstances of the failure of aircraft to return from missions.
Melbourne University and Monash University Australian Research Council: The Reason in Revolt project aims to bring together primary source documents of Australian radicalism as a readily accessible digitised resource. By 'radical' we refer to those who aimed to make society more equal and to emancipate the exploited or oppressed. As it grows and develops, the project website will become an expanding record of the movements, institutions, venues and publications through which radicals sought to influence Australian society. Search under headings:Activists,Cultural Forms, Political Groups, Political Movements, Political Parties, Political Philosophies, Writers, Utopianism and Dystopia.
State Library of New South Wales: The Rediscovering Indigenous Languages project aims to preserve and revitalise some of the oldest languages in the world by locating, digitising and providing access to Indigenous word lists, language records and other cultural documents. Initially includes the collections of the State Library of New South Wales but contributions from other collecting institutions and indigenous communities are invited.
Queensland Department of Justice and Attorney-General: The Queensland Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages offers a free online historical index search of all births 1829 to 1915, deaths 1829-1985 and marriages 1829 to 1940, that occurred in Queensland.
West Australian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages: Online index to Western Australian birth, death and marriage records provided by the WA Department of the Attorney General. The birth index covers the period 1841-1932, the marriage index covers the period 1841-1936 and the death index covers the period 1841-1971.