Notice that contact via phone will be unavailable.

We are upgrading our telephone systems and our phone lines will be unavailable from 2pm Wednesday. We anticipate the phone lines being operational by Thursday 30 May.

If you need to contact us during this time, all branches remain open for in person queries or you may prefer to email us or use the live-chat option on the website.  

How to Research Your Family Tree

Join Way Back When to research your family tree at home! 

  • How to Research your Family Tree - Introduction

  • How to Research your Family Tree - Trove

  • How to Research your Family Tree - State Library

  • How to Research your Family Tree - Public Records

  • How to Research your Family Tree - National Archive

  • How to Research your Family Tree - Births, Deaths and Marriages