Aboriginal family history

Government departments and agencies hold files and records that are vital for people researching their Aboriginal family history.
WA Indigenous collections and records. Explore publications, online records and indexes by name, place and key events.
Access to information held in national, state and territory libraries, public record offices and museums.

Collection and events

Wedding of Ian and Joan Bennell in Bunbury 1963
Explore the diversity of Aboriginal content through the photographs, manuscripts, oral histories and digital stories collections.
Cundeelee school children on a bush walk 1955
Monthly on the last Wednesday, 2 - 4pm until Wed, Dec 18 2024
The Storylines project connects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to the State Library of WA's heritage, history and photographic collections.