Shauna Hicks


Introducing Remembrance Parks Central Victoria and Bendigo Family History Group

My blog series focuses on some of my favourite free Australasian family history research websites, and this month’s focus is on Remembrance Parks Central Victoria which was previously known as the Bendigo Cemeteries Trust prior to 2013. It is a free database that searches central Victorian cemeteries and crematorium in the Bendigo region. The Bendigo Family History Group is the local genealogy […]


Introducing Text Queensland

My blog series focuses on some of my favourite free Australasian family history research websites, and this month’s focus is on Queensland: Queensland’s Past Online which is a site maintained by the University of Queensland, the Centre for the Government of Queensland and the Queensland Government. Text Queensland is a portal to a range of digitised resources useful for family history […]


Introducing Monuments Australia

My blog series focuses on some of my favourite free Australasian family history research websites, and this month’s focus is Monuments Australia which is a self-funded, non-profit organisation with a mission to record public monuments across Australia. There are many different types of monuments that record events, people or places. Monuments may be useful for family history research as well as […]


Introducing Trove 1

My new blog series focuses on some of my favourite free Australasian family history research websites, and this month’s focus is on Trove which is a portal site maintained by the National Library of Australia. Trove is a one stop shop for resources held by Australian libraries and other research institutions, especially photographs and newspapers. Researchers should still use the online […]


Are You a Magazine Subscriber? 1

Do you have a subscription to our digital magazine, Going In-Depth? If not, here’s the kind of content you are missing out on. We have contributors from all over the world who share their expertise by writing articles for the magazine and blog. We have Larry Naukam who writes Doing It Ourselves and shares what other groups are doing to […]