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Women of the River Country Exhibition

Every river has a story and these ever changing landscapes are, and have been, a lifeline for so many. The Murray Darling Basin stretches across four states in Australia and is home to the country’s three longest rivers, the Murray, the Darling, and the Murrumbidgee. From significant Aboriginal beginnings, paddles steamer trade routes, to a […] Continue reading →

Big Changes Are Coming to Victorian Genealogy

It seems that there’s always some big genealogy-related news happening somewhere, and today the big news comes from the Genealogical Society of Victoria who put this note out to their members and everywhere through social media yesterday, and have allowed us to share it with our readers. David Down, the President of the Genealogical Society […] Continue reading →

What War Was Your Australian Military Ancestor Involved In? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Remembrance Day, November the 11th marks the anniversary of the armistice which ended the First World War. For this Australians observe one minute of silence at 11am on the 11th of November, “in memory of those who died or suffered in all wars and armed conflicts”. We have created this infographic to help you see at a glance the major wars Australians have been involved in. Continue reading →