Friday, January 28, 2022



Panning by S.T. Gill


GSQ Blog    Accentuate the Positive – 2021 Pauline Williams

ABC News: Rough seas expose a trio of historical treasures on NSW beach

QLD State Library ... Library from home Online, anytime, anywhere

Curriculum Connect Learning from home? Search free resources 

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Visit our online exhibition, A Thousand Words

Probates and Wills

Victoria State Library    Browse our curated ebookshelf for January

Explore our blogs    Victoria Government Gazette A-Z Databases

South Australia State Library Top 10 Family History websites

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Tasmanian State Library  Tasmanian Archives  Family History

Guides to Records   Tasmanian convict + prison photos 27 photos 

Western Australia State Records Office Stories from the Archives

Immigration    Publications

Northern Territory Library & Archives  eResources 

Parliamentary Library Service Search libraries across the Northern Territory

Australian National University Library Canberra Newspapers

Anglo-Celtic Connections


Atlas Obscura
Devil's Hole  Hotel Belvédère   Gunnuhver springs in Iceland
Parksville New York    Maine North High School Illinois


Carmel's Corner

The Gentle Author

The Irish Story

Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Sunday Evening Art Gallery

Hapgoods from Marksbury

Humoring the Goddess


Making Ancestors Interesting


 Dreams and Adventures at Cosy Cottage

 Anne's Family History

Pauline Conolly

The Legal Genealogist

Tales From the Grave


The Frugal Family Historian



Eva… a new arrival The Silver Voice

52 Ancestors in 52 weeks: Rebecca Conner (nee Foyne) 1830 - 1910 Alex Daw


Theresa Smith

Better Reading

and from my blogs...

That Moment in Time

FRIDAY FOSSICKING 21st Jan 2022, genealogy tips, pirate kitty, reuse calendar, age of birth certificate, frozen in time, whiskey bottle tombstone, and a whole lot more..including book reviews, great blogs, food grammar, freedom libraries… plus..

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Headlines of Old

CERTIFICATES OF NATURALISATION SERIES 16 Trove Tuesday 25th January 2022, These are a selection of notices over various years, months, and states. Each page may have several dates. They all come from Commonwealth Gazettes. 

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Happy Australia Day for tomorrow!

That Moment in Time

Australia Day 2022 Honours List....... 26th January 2022, links to full list + individual stories,

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Stay safe and well.
This will pass


  1. Dear Chris - thanks for highlighting my blog. It says a lot about me that the tabs I have open are giant Alaskan vegetables and Ancient road snacks ;) Love your work. Stay well.

  2. You're welcome, Alex...
    Well that sounds like a good start :-) Enjoy!


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