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AUSTRALIA MAILING LISTS - VICTORIA



  1. AUS-MELBOURNE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the city of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-melbourne-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-melbourne-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  2. AUS-VIC. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the state of Victoria, Australia - the towns, people, history and culture. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  3. AUS-VIC-ADOPTIONS. A mailing list for those whose lives have been touched by the adoption process in Victoria, Australia, with emphasis on those searching for information and resources in order to discover the biological past of their adoption. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-adoptions-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-adoptions-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  4. AUS-VIC-ARCHITECTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in architects, engineers or surveyors who operated in Victoria, Australia, with particular emphasis on the 19th century though the 20th century is not excluded. Topics will include their lives and families as well as the buildings or structures for which they were responsible. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-architects-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-architects-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  5. AUS-VIC-BELLARINE-PENINSULA. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Bellarine Peninsula, Victoria, Australia. Interested individuals may want to check out the Bellarine Peninsula History web site. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-bellarine-peninsula-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-bellarine-peninsula-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  6. AUS-VIC-CENTRAL. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the central area of Victoria, Australia. This area is centered around Melbourne and includes areas mainly to the south, west and north of Melbourne. The list covers the major rural towns of Werribee, Melton, Bacchus Marsh, Gisborne, Macedon, Woodend, Kyneton, Kilmore, Broadford, Seymour, Yea, Alexandra, Eildon, Whittlesea and the Mornington Peninsula as well as Melbourne and its suburbs. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-central-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-central-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  7. AUS-VIC-DANDENONG-RANGES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in those areas surrounding the Dandenong Ranges in the outer eastern region of Melbourne, Australia (i.e., Ferntree Gully, Dandenong, Pakenham, Gembrook, Healesville, Mount Dandenong). To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-dandenong-ranges-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-dandenong-ranges-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  8. AUS-VIC-ECHUCA-DISTRICT. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Echuca, Victoria, Australia, and the surrounding area. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-echuca-district-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-echuca-district-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  9. AUS-VIC-GDHA. A mailing list for the members of the Geelong & District Historical Association (GDHA), an umbrella organization whose members are representatives of Historical Societies, Family History Groups, Museums and similar historical and heritage organisations in the Geelong & District region of Victoria, Australia. Additional information can be found on the GDHA website. If you are a member of the Association you can subscribe by sending a message to the List Administrator at aus-vic-gdha-admin@rootsweb.com providing your membership number and requesting that you be added to the list.
  10. AUS-VIC-GEELONG-DISTRICT. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Geelong and District area of Victoria, Australia. Interested individuals may want to check out the Geelong and District Home Page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-geelong-district-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-geelong-district-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  11. AUS-VIC-GEN-GROUPS. A mailing list for communication between the various genealogical/family history groups within Victoria, Australia, to discuss issues in regards to the groups, for communication between groups, to allow the Genealogical Society of Victoria (GSV) to communicate with the various groups, and discussion of any other family history issues of mutual interest. The list is primarily for the various groups that are associated with the GSV, but other groups are welcome to join. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-gen-groups-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-gen-groups-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  12. AUS-VIC-GIPPSLAND. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest or an interest in family, local and regional history relating to the Gippsland area. For the purpose of this list, Gippsland is that area of the state of Victoria, Australia, east of Dandenong (an eastern suburb of Melbourne), north of the coast, south of the Great Dividing Range, through to the North South Wales border. The main towns include Warragul, Leongatha, Korumburra, Traralgon, Sale, Bairnsdale and Orbost. European occupation of this area generally began about 1835. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-gippsland-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-gippsland-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  13. AUS-VIC-GOLDFIELDS. The goldfields of Victoria (Australia) was the lure that brought many immigrants to the state of Victoria in the 19th century, and was a source of great affluence for the state in its formative years. This list covers the history and the genealogy of the people of the geographic area, loosely defined as the golden triangle of the cities of Ballarat (Central Highlands), Bendigo, and Maryborough and their environs. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-goldfields-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-goldfields-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  14. AUS-VIC-HEATHCOTE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Heathcote, Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-heathcote-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-heathcote-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  15. AUS-VIC-HIGH-COUNTRY. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Alpine High Country region of Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-high-country-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-high-country-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  16. AUS-VIC-HISTORY. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the state of Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-history-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-history-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  17. AUS-VIC-LATROBE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Latrobe Valley, Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-latrobe-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-latrobe-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  18. AUS-VIC-LINDENOW. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Lindenow, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. Included are the surrounding areas of Lindenow South, Coongulmerang, Walpa, Wuk Wuk, Glenaladale, Hillside and Delvine. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-lindenow-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-lindenow-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  19. AUS-VIC-MECH-INST. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Mechanics' Institutes, Schools of Art, Athenaeums and early public libraries in Victoria, Australia, including the builders and people who started them and were involved in their early operation, their backgrounds, and the involvement by more than one generation of a family. The list will also address related records. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-mech-inst-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-mech-inst-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  20. AUS-VIC-MINERS-RIGHTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in gold mining claims in Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-miners-rights-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-miners-rights-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  21. AUS-VIC-NE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or a local history interest in the northeastern part of Victoria, Australia. Additional information can be found on the AUS-VIC-NE Mailing List Home Page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-ne-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-ne-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  22. AUS-VIC-NORTHWEST. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the northwestern part of Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-northwest-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-northwest-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  23. AUS-VIC-PIONEERS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding pioneers in Victoria, Australia from 1835-2000. Of particular interest are details regarding their immigration, descendants and burials in Victoria cemeteries. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-pioneers-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-pioneers-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  24. AUS-VIC-ROCHESTER-FHS. A mailing list, supporting the Rochester Family History & Research Society, for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Rochester, Victoria, Australia or the activities of the Society. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-rochester-fhs-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-rochester-fhs-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  25. AUS-VIC-SURNAMES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in surnames with origins in Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-surnames-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-surnames-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  26. AUS-VIC-WEDDERBURN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Wedderburn, Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-wedderburn-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-wedderburn-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  27. AUS-VIC-WESTERN-DISTRICT. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Western Districts of Victoria, Australia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-western-district-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-western-district-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  28. AUS-VIC-WOMENS-HISTORY. A mailing list for anyone researching the history of women in Victoria, Australia, in support of their genealogical research efforts. Of particular interest are the names and collection methodology for the Victorian Women's Suffrage Petition as well as other matters dealing with suffrage and the related role of individual women. It also includes legislation specifically relating to women and the stories of women's experiences. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-vic-womens-history-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-vic-womens-history-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  29. GSV. A mailing list for the Genealogical Society of Victoria, Australia to assist both members and non-members regarding the Society, its activities, and genealogy research methods in Australia. Queries on your specific ancestors are not appropriate for this list and should be posted to other mailing lists dealing with Australian genealogy. To subscribe send "subscribe" to gsv-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or gsv-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).


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