The collection of old Australian newspapers digitised and available on Trove continues to grow. It was back in July when I last gave you an update of what was new and coming, so it was time to recheck their list. While they don’t seem to to be scanning as quickly as they have in the past, they are still progressing, so for that, we are all very, very thankful.

During the past few months Trove has added over millions of new records to their collection, including another 700,000 from old newspapers, taking the current total of old newspapers records to a whopping 211,762,900! That’s right … over 211 MILLION records. All online, and all free for anyone, anywhere in the world to use.

Here’s the list the latest titles they’ve released over the past few months, as well as those that are coming soon.

*** WHAT’S NEW ***

Australian Government Gazette (National: 1973)
Australian Government Gazette. Public Service (National: 1974-1977)
Australian Government Gazette. General (National: 1974-1977)
Australian Government Gazette. Special (National: 1974-1977)
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. General (National: 1977-1987)
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Government Notices (National: 1987-2012)
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Special (National: 1977-2012)

The Auburn and Lidcombe Advance (NSW: 1925-1939)
Granville Independent and Parramatta Advertiser (NSW: 1900-1901)
The Weekly Advance (Granville, NSW: 1892-1893)

Nasza Droga (Adelaide, SA: 1952-1954)

The Kyneton Observer (Vic.: 1856-1900)

The Dowerin Guardian and Amery Line Advocate (Wyalkatchem, WA: 1927-1954)
Mount Barker and Denmark Record (Albany, WA: 1929-1949)
The Mullewa Mail (WA: 1921-1947)
The Red Star (Perth, WA: 1932-1936)
The Socialist (Melbourne, Vic: 1906-1923)
The Weekly Gazette (Goomalling, WA: 1924-1946)
The Western Weekly News (Port Lincoln, SA: 1902-1904)
The Workers Star (Perth, WA: 1936-1951)
Please Note: many of the WA titles appear in the “coming list” below. This is because they have been started, but not are not yet complete.



The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW: 1879-1906); [State Library of NSW]
The Mosman Mail (1898-1906); [Mosman Historical Society]
Sawtell Guardian (1971-1975); [Coffs Harbour City Council]

The Evening Echo (Ballarat, VIC: 1914-1918); [State Library Victoria]
Riverine Herald: Echuca and Moama Advertiser (1998-1999); [Echuca Historical Society]
The Star (Ballarat, VIC: 1856) [Ballarat Library]

The Dowerin Guardian and Amery Line Advocate (1927-1954); [ State Library of WA]
Mount Barker and Denmark Record (1929-1949); [State Library of WA]
The Mullewa Mail (1921-1947); [State Library of WA]
The Red Star (1932-1936); [State Library of WA]
The Weekly Gazette (Goomalling, W.A.: 1924-1946); [State Library of WA]
The Workers Star (1936-1950); [State Library of WA]

Happy Troveing!