For information on the changes to our services see Family history - Change to Family History Unit Services.
Have you decided to trace your family history but are unsure where to begin? Below are some suggested steps to help you get started with your family history research
As with all family history research, a good idea is to start with a blank family tree and fill in as many names as you can. A good way of filling in the blanks in your family tree is by searching the Birth, Death and Marriage indexes and certificates.
The names and information in your family tree can then be used to search indexes and other resources relating to Indigenous people and families. For more information on Indigenous family history resources see Resources.
Below are some more tips to get you started with your Indigenous family history research: