National

  • AIATSIS Finding your family guide
    AIATSIS has developed a very complete guide to researching your Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander family history, this guide contains a number of fact sheets.

Australian Capital Territory

  • Native Title Services Corporation family history service
    Native Title Services Corproation (NTSCORP) is able to produce free genealogies for individual Aboriginal people from communities. NTSCORP provide genealogies for free, however the request must come from a member of a community for which the Federal Government has provided funding for this specific service.

New South Wales

  • Aboriginal Affairs Family Records Unit
    The New South Wales Family Records Unit provides assistance to Aboriginal people in New South Wales who wish to access government records relating to themselves or their family. Their website provides advice on how to access government records and links to online heritage reports of Aboriginal children's homes.
  • The State Library of New South Wales Aboriginal Family History guide
    The State Library of New South Wales has produced a guide to researching your Aboriginal family history in New South Wales. This guide presents a number of useful published works containing family histories (many of which are also available at the National Library), as well as links to State services.
  • Native Title Services Corporation family history service
    Native Title Services Corproation (NTSCORP) is able to produce free genealogies for individual Aboriginal people from communities. NTSCORP provide genealogies for free, however the request must come from a member of a community for which the Federal Government has provided funding for this specific service.

Northern Territory

Queensland

South Australia

  • South Australian Museum Norman Tindale archives
    The South Australian Museum holds the archives of Norman Tindale, and has compiled an index to this collection. Much of Tindale's recordings concern genealogies of Aboriginal people throughout Australia. Copies of these genealogies are held in cultural institutions throughout Australia.

Tasmania

  • LINC Tasmania documenting Aboriginal descent
    LINC Tasmania is a consortium of Tasmania's Department of Education institutions and programs, including the Tasmanian state archives and library. LINC Tasmania has an online guide to tracing Aboriginal ancestry, as well as a link to records and published resources.

Victoria

Western Australia