Researching family history is a favourite hobby for many people. The National Archives holds many records in which you might find information about your ancestors. This is the place to come if your family members served in the Australian armed forces or if they migrated to Australia during the 20th century.
Researching your family; How to do family history research in the National Archives
Case studies; Stories from the Archives about the families of famous and not-so-famous Australians
Resources; Links to family history publications, websites, seminars and other resources
Caring for your collection; How to look after your precious family documents and photos
The National Archives announces that it has entered an agreement with the major family history website Ancestry.com
The National Archives of Australia and Archives New Zealand commemorate the Centenary of Anzac with Discovering Anzacs.