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Fairfax: Site provides free access dating back to 1990 to various newspapers published by the company Fairfax, including The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Sun Herald, The Sunday Age, The Illawarra Mercury, The Newcastle Mercury, The Central Coast Herald and various community newspapers throughout New South Wales and Victoria.
National Library of Australia: A guide to Australian and selected overseas genealogy resources, including births, deaths and marriages registers, electoral rolls, government records, and shipping records. Arranged by subject within a State or Country.
FamilyHistorySA.info: Genealogy and family history information about South Australians and their ancestors at home and abroad. Shipping and passenger lists up to 1842. Marriages up to 1845. Links to numerous resources.
Ancestor Search searches: Ancestral File, International Genealogical Index (British Isles, North America, and Finland regions), and web sites (by last name only).
Screen Australia: Contains information about Australian productions, and co-productions with Australia, including key cast and creatives, duration, genre, co-production partners, international sales contacts, website links and more. The database includes: Features since 1970, TV drama mini-series since 1980, series/serials since 1988, telemovies since 1970, Documentaries since 1980, Shorts since 1988.
Natural History Museum (UK): On 13 May 1787 eleven ships, now commonly referred to as The First Fleet, set sail from Portsmouth to establish a colony in New South Wales, Australia. They reached their destination on 18 January 1788, 18 years after Captain James Cook had first landed on the east coast of Australia at Botany Bay. One of the unplanned but long-lasting outcomes of this event was the large number of outstanding drawings of aboriginal people, the landscape and wildlife found on arrival as well as of the early foundation of the colony. Drawings have been arranged under four themes: Natural History; Ethnography; Topography; and History.
: This site records and studies the founding population of 73,000 men women and children who were transported to Tasmania. It uses the extensive surviving Tasmanian convict records which provide detailed descriptions of the convicts' heights, eye colour, literacy, skills, family history, problems and temperament. Digitised images of the records are provided. This website is a partnership between historians, genealogists, demographers and population health researchers. FOR OPTIMUM USE THIS WEBSITE NEEDS TO BE VIEWED IN FIREFOX.
Flying Publisher: This site provides free access to selected medical journals published in English and a number of other languages such as French, German and Spanish. Subjects include AIDS; basic science; cardiology; dentistry; endocrinology; epidemiology; gastroenterology; gynecology; infectious diseases; microbiology; neurology; nutrition; oncology; pediatrics; pharmacology; pharmacy; psychiatry; public health; and surgery.
: FreeUKGEN makes available primary records relating to UK genealogy online, free of charge. The website is continually expanding. Includes FreeBMD, FreeCEN and FreeReg.
: A database allowing users to search for convicts to Western Australia either by name of ship or convict name. Information includes date of birth, marital status, occupation, court of sentencing, length of sentence, ticket of leave date, conditional pardon date.