Finding your family

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We can help you to research your Indigenous family history. Our collections have information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals, families, communities and places. Our Family History Unit can help you to find information in other collections across Australia.

This section of our website contains a wide range of resources to help you with your research.

Quick links – search for a name

Use our index and Mura® catalogue to search for your family in our collections.

Most popular pages

Contact the Family History Unit

Our purpose is to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are looking for information about their families by providing family history research assistance, access to information, skills and knowledge.

Freecall: 1 800 352 553

Last reviewed: 21 Mar 2018