UTAS Offers Online Convict Ancestors Course

Do you want to know more about Australia’s convict past? Convict, prison and court records can provide rich, if sometimes disturbing evidence, of the lives led by past ancestors. The University of Tasmania (UTAS) “Convict Ancestors” course walks students through Australia’s UNESCO-listed convict archive. It includes important information on how to read and interpret convict […]
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St Patrick’s Day Sales

St Patrick’s Day. March 17th. This day serves as a tribute to Ireland and one of its patron saints, St Patrick, and it’s a day to celebrate Irish culture and just generally all things Irish. For genealogists it’s also day to remember your Irish heritage, or a day to discover that you have some. So if you’re […]
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Giveaway $700 in Prizes

During December we ran the “Giant Genealogy Christmas Giveaway” competition. The winners for this were drawn prior to Christmas and were announced and notified. However a few of the 80 or so prizes have still not been claimed, so we are re-offering these. So if you missed out last time, you’re in with another chance. There […]
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Highlight: Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer 1916-1918

Media: BOOK – paperback, 250 pages Author: E. Munro & D. Munro Year: 2010 ISBN: 9781921555558 Other: b&w photos, maps, glossary, index Publisher: Boolarong Press Item Code: BOO027 Price: $29.95 Link to website You’ve read many books on World War I, but not one like this. ‘Diaries of a Stretcher-Bearer’ is the story of a family that came to Australia before WWI and […]
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