GENEALOGY RESOURCES ON THE INTERNET

AUSTRALIA MAILING LISTS - GENERAL



  1. ANZ-GEN-MAT. A mailing list for anyone with an interest in the buying or selling of new or used genealogy materials (e.g., books, newsletters, CDs, magazines) in Australia and New Zealand. Commercial sellers please limit postings to one a month. To subscribe send "subscribe" to anz-gen-mat-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or anz-gen-mat-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  2. ARIA. A mailing list for Australians and New Zealanders who are researching their Italian Heritage, Culture and Ancestry. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aria-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aria-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  3. AUS-ABORIGINE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Aborigines in Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-aborigine-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-aborigine-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  4. AUS-AIF. A mailing list for anyone who is researching family members who served in the Australian Imperial Forces from 1914-1919. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-aif-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-aif-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  5. AUS-ARMY-NURSING. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Australian Army Nursing service from 1903. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-army-nursing-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-army-nursing-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  6. AUS-CHINESE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the migration of Chinese to Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-chinese-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-chinese-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  7. AUS-CONVICTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the convicts that were transported to Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-convicts-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-convicts-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  8. AUS-FHS-WEBMASTERS. A mailing list for the webmasters of Australian family history societies to discuss and share information and tips regarding the development and maintenance of their websites. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-fhs-webmasters-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-fhs-webmasters-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  9. AUS-GEN-EVENTS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding family and local history fairs, lectures, and other genealogy-related events occurring in Australia or about Australia, and announcements of the release of new genealogical products Australia-wide. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-gen-events-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-gen-events-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  10. AUS-GERMAN. A mailing list for anyone researching Australian families with ancestral lines that originated in Germany. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-german-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-german-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  11. AUS-HIST-WOMEN. A mailing list for anyone interested in the genealogy and history of women in Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-hist-women-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-hist-women-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  12. AUS-HOSPITALS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in hospitals and hospital records in the Australian states and territories. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-hospitals-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-hospitals-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  13. AUS-IMMIGRATION-SHIPS. A mailing list for anyone interested in the ships used to bring immigrants to Australia. Subjects include ports of entry and departure, ship descriptions and history, passenger lists, and other related information. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-immigration-ships-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-immigration-ships-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  14. AUS-IRISH. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Irish in Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-irish-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-irish-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  15. AUS-KOORI. A mailing list for the discussion of genealogy, family history, and history matters relating to the Australian Aborigine. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-koori-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-koori-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  16. AUS-LEGACY. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Legacy Family Tree genealogy software program, strictly for beginners and learners of the program only within Australia. To subscribe send a message to the List Administrator at aus-legacy-admin@rootsweb.com stating that you are a resident of Australia and requesting that you be added to the list.
  17. AUS-MEMORIES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the old days, old ways in Australia in order to place the lives of our ancestors in perspective. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-memories-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-memories-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  18. AUS-MILITARY. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information on Australian military history and the research of Australian military ancestors from 1788 to the present. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-military-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-military-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  19. AUS-NEWSPAPER-EXTRACTS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding funeral, death and obituary notices from Australian newpapers. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-newspaper-extracts-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-newspaper-extracts-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  20. AUS-NEWSPAPERS-DIGITISATION-PROJECT. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Australian Newspapers Digitisation Project which is an important new genealogical and historical resource that is digitizing all Historic Australian Newspapers from 1803 to 1954. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-newspapers-digitisation-project-l-request@r ootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-newspapers-digitisation-project-d-request@ ;rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  21. AUS-ORPHANAGES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in orphans and orphanages in Australia, as well as those children who were placed in homes and institutions from family breakdown or other reasons, during the period from 1788 to mid-1960s. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-orphanages-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-orphanages-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  22. AUS-RAN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Royal Australian Navy. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-ran-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-ran-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  23. AUS-ROMANI. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Romani (gypsies) in Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-romani-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-romani-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  24. AUS-ROOTSMAGIC-USERS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information by Australian users of the RootsMagic genealogy software program. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-rootsmagic-users-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-rootsmagic-users-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  25. AUS-SAG. A mailing list to allow members and non-members of the Society of Australian Genealogists (SAG) to exchange research ideas and informally assist each other with advice on family history matters, and to enable the SAG to notify list members of activities, events and new publications that may be of interest. Additional information can be found on the SAG website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-sag-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-sag-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  26. AUS-SCOTTISH. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australians with Scottish roots. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-scottish-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-scottish-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  27. AUSSIE-GEN-RESEARCH. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aussie-gen-research-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aussie-gen-research-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  28. AUS-SURNAMES. A mailing list for any and all researchers of Australian kin to post lists of the surnames they are researching and associated information such as locations and timeframes. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-surnames-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-surnames-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  29. AUSTRALIA. A conference for anyone with an interest in Australian History - not exclusively genealogy - including the history of events involving Australians or their ancestors elsewhere in the world. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australia-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australia-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  30. AUSTRALIA-CEMETERIES. A mailing list for anyone searching for their ancestors in cemeteries in Australia or interested in preserving historical information about these cemeteries (including locating graves, decedents within the graves, cemeteries which have been indexed on the internet and in other written forms, and care of tombstones and the inscriptions thereon) and sharing information about them. Additional information can be found on the Australian Cemeteries website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australia-cemeteries-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australia-cemeteries-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  31. AUSTRALIA-GENWEB. A mailing list for anyone with an historical or genealogical interest in Australia and its' people; to participate in friendly discussions about almost anything that relates to that interest. This list will also address and discuss surname queries of individuals or families and research the history of that surname. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australia-genweb-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australia-genweb-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  32. AUSTRALIA-NEW-ZEALAND. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australia, New Zealand, and nearby islands. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australia-new-zealand-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australia-new-zealand-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  33. Australian_Genealogical_Researchers. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australia. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/australian_gen ealogical_researchers/ or by sending the following to australian_genealogical_researchers-s ubscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  34. australiangenealogy. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australia. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/australiangenealogy/ or by sending the following to australiangenealogy-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  35. AUSTRALIAN-PLACENAMES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding place names in Australia that have changed over the years. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australian-placenames-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australian-placenames-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  36. AUSTRALIAN-POWS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australian soldiers in prisoner-of-war (POW) camps. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australian-pows-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australian-pows-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  37. AUSTRALIA-OBITS. A mailing list for individuals and volunteers to submit or request obituary information for Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australia-obits-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australia-obits-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  38. AUSTRALIA-SCHOOLS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australian schools and their ancestors who attended them. To subscribe send "subscribe" to australia-schools-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or australia-schools-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  39. AUS-UK-LINKS. A mailing list for the posting of genealogy websites related to Australia or the United Kingdom. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-uk-links-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-uk-links-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  40. AUS-UK-LOOKUPS. A mailing list for requests for lookups in Australian and United Kingdom materials. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-uk-lookups-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-uk-lookups-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  41. AUS-USA. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australians who emigrated to America or Americans who emigrated to Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-usa-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-usa-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  42. AUS-WAR-GRAVES. A mailing list for the volunteers who are assisting with the photographing of Australian war graves, throughout the world, for inclusion in Australia's largest on-line database, and others interested in the project. Theatres of war include WW1, WW2, Korea, Malayan Conflict, Borneo, and Vietnam. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-war-graves-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-war-graves-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  43. AUS-WA-SHIPS-TIMELINES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the ships used to transport convicts and settlers to Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-wa-ships-timelines-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-wa-ships-timelines-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  44. convicts-australia. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information on Australia and the convicts that were transported there. You can subscribe from http://millennium.fortunecity.com/blossom/821/ or by sending the following to convicts-australia-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  45. CORNWALL-AUSTRALIA. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in immigrants from Cornwall, England to Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to cornwall-australia-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or cornwall-australia-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  46. GENANZ. Gatewayed with the soc.genealogy.australia+nz newsgroup for the discussion of Australia and New Zealand genealogy. To subscribe send "subscribe" to genanz-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode), genanz-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode), or genanz-i-request@rootsweb.com (index mode).
  47. OZships. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Australian and New Zealand shipping. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ozships/ or by sending the following to ozships-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  48. suth_to_aus. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding ancestors with origins in the County of Sutherland, Scotland, who emigrated to Australia. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/suth_to_aus/ or by sending the following to suth_to_aus-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  49. TRANSCRIPTIONS-AUS. A mailing list for anyone who want to share, exchange, acquire or request genealogical data, books, transcriptions, etc. relevant to Australia, subject to the correct observance of copyright. To subscribe send "subscribe" to transcriptions-aus-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or transcriptions-aus-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).


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