Online Ships Lists (subject to occasional editing)
VIC Immigration Assisted & Unassisted Passenger Databases
VIC (1839-1851), NSW & Queensland Assisted Immigrants, Shipping
Ship Passenger Lists (Aus)
passenger lists by states from the Perth DPS.
HIES - Ship Passenger Lists to Aus
Various passenger lists by ship to Australia from the Highland and Island Emigration Society.
HIES - 1852-1857 HIES Passenger Lists to Aus
The Highland and Island Emigration Society was set up by private subscription to alleviate destitution in the Highlands by promoting and assisting the emigration of Highlanders to Australia. Their passenger lists for the years 1852-1857 have survived and are organised by ship and by family and record the name, age and residence of each emigrant (HD4/5) as well as occasional notes on their health and situation.
Shipping Lists (Aus / NZ)
This site is designed to help family historians locate passenger lists for migrant ships to Australia/New Zealand and hence the entries relating to their studies. The entries are listed by alphabetical order of ship's name regardless of the arrival port.
Australia - Ships: Convict Lists, Passenger Lists, Etc.
This set of links is a part of Cyndi's List of Genealogical Sites on the Internet
NSW & Queensland Immigrant Database
Choose the PUBLICATIONS link from the menu of this NSW Government State Records site. It will take you to Immigration and Convict Indexes.
Ships and Passenger Lists on Genseek
This link takes you to an extensive set of pages and links to Shipping and passenger lists by Jenny Williams Fawcett.
South Australian Passengers to 1840
Early shipping and passenger lists to South Australia by Barry Leadbeater.
Bound for South Australia
South Australian Passenger Lists 1836-1860s
The Ships List
TheShipsList was established to assist those seeking information on the vessels which brought their ancestors to their new home, be that the United States, Canada, Australia, or another part of the world. Some ships passenger lists, schedules, wreck data, and other information which is not readily available, has been collected, along with links to other sites of interest.
Convictions : Australian Shipping Arrivals & Departures 1788 - 1967
Welcome to the Convictions, dedicated to the history of shipping arrival pages for Australia. These pages were designed primarily to assist those who are interested in family history and genealogy. Besides containing shipping arrival details for various ports around Australia, they also include passenger list and occasional crew list details for some of the ships.
Immigration : The Bounty System
A very useful page on Doug McLean's website summarising the Bounty System of Immigration to Australia.
New Zealand Bound
Dedicated to identifying genealogical resources to assist in locating which New Zealand bound ship an immigrant ancestor was aboard.
Ships to Portland, Victoria
"Edward Johnstone" 1854
The "Edward Johnstone" 1854, 354 Highlanders 80 families from Raasay, Coll and the Isle of Skye. Edward Johnstone of 997 tons, sailed 17 June 1854 arrived 3 Sept 1854 after 78 days (a very fast trip!).
Sailed from Plymouth, England on 30 Nov 1852 arrived at Portland, Victoria, Australia on 9 Apr 1853.
"Derry Castle" 1854
Sailed from England on 1 Oct 1854 arrived at Portland, Victoria, Australia on 21 Jan 1855.
The ship "MARMION" sailed from Liverpool to Moreton Bay on the 28th Aug 1852. (Emigrants were disembarked at Portland Bay, Victoria in the 4th Dec 1852)
"New Zealander" 1853
Sailed from Liverpool, England on 23 Aug 1853 arrived at Portland, Victoria, Australia on 30 Nov 1853.
Voyage of the "Priam" 1852 to Portland Bay
"Tasmania" 1851 - I have a PARTIAL passenger list for the ship 'TASMANIA' which sailed from Plymouth 25/7/1851 and arrived at Portland on 23/11/1851. The surnames below are listed on the pages I have: Russell, Regan, Sangster, Stradwick, Watson, Yeoman, Alway, Benstead, Crisp, Carroll, Canny, Cameron, Campbell, French, Wombwell, Bohay, Coulson, Cox, Crawford, Carrick, Carter, Chauhon?, Goding, Ilsby, Kerby, Knight, Kenny, Laidlow, Moriarty, Malt, McKillop, McAndrew, McPhee. Drop me a line if anyone wants more details.
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The S.S.Utopia arrived on the 27th January 1854 at Portland, Victoria. she was 949 tons. Captain Wilkinson. departed Liverpool November 3, 1853. 389 immigrants, 83d passage, 13sailors absconded.