If you have a passion for history and/or genealogy in Australia or New Zealand, and haven’t heard of the Inside History Magazine, where have you been? This is a magazine you will read from cover-to-cover.

In this November-December edition (issue 7) you find the following:

– The preservation special looks at how to care for mementos, and how you can help conserve a piece of Australia’s history
– It’s Inside History’s 1st birthday! You could win up to $970 in prizes, including the ultimate findmypast subscription package
– Looking for the lost grave of an ancestor? Read our guide first
– What heritage roses in cemeteries can reveal about your family’s past
– She has my face! How author Hazel Edwards caught the genealogy bug
– Plus, take a tour around Tasmania’s stunning – and historic – Maria Island
– Read about Jill Ball’s Adventures with Android
– and the life of Henri L’Estrange, rope walker gets examined by the History County NSW
– Key events we wish we had witnessed
– Which app? reviews of 4 historical tour apps that are available for your iPhone or iPad

And there’s much more – in fact, 74 pages of terrific features, practical information on family tree research, chances to network with other genealogists, competitions and product reviews.

Regular features of the magazine include:

– Postie’s here! (your thoughts, your say)
– Bob’s Your Uncle: (Network with other descedants and researchers)
– Platform (IHM talk to History SA, plus news from the history and genealogy world)
– Way back when … (Historical events and happenings)
– What’s on (Events on around the country)
– Which website? (visits some sites worth bookmarking)
– Profiles of historical and family history societies (this issue covers Carnamah Historical Society & Museum, Western Australia)
– The book shelf (The latest and greatest to hit the shops)
– One picture … 1000 memories (The story behind the image)

All of this packed into into one magazine guarantees you a great read. Still not convinced? Inside History even offers you a sneak peek of it.

You can buy the back issues (1-6) from us:
Inside History Magazine Issue 1: Nov-Dec 2010
Inside History Magazine Issue 2: Jan-Feb 2011
Inside History Magazine Issue 3: Mar-Apr 2011
Inside History Magazine Issue 4: May-Jun 2011
Inside History Magazine Issue 5: Jul-Aug 2011
Inside History Magazine Issue 6: Sep-Oct 2011

Or, you can subscribe to the magazine by going to the Inside History website:
Aus $12.50 / NZ$15.00 per issue
Aus $31.50 / NZ $45.00 6 month subscription
Aus $63.00 /NZ $90.00 12 month subscription

‘Inside History’ is for people passionate about Australian and New Zealand history and heritage, whether it’s their family’s ancestry, or in a broader social context.