Peter Gutwein

Premier of Tasmania

28 July 2020

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Education and Training

Uncovering your past

Tasmanians are been encouraged to explore their family history records and stories as part of National Family History Month this August.

Libraries Tasmania is the proud custodian of a significant collection of family history records that contain valuable information about people who have lived in Tasmania.

Many of these records are readily discoverable via the Tasmanian Names Index, which comprises of references and linkages to more one million items across our Tasmanian Archives and State Library heritage collections.

A series of free public lectures by local experts, exploring genealogy, family history, heraldry and related subjects will also be hosted by Libraries Tasmania as part of the celebration.

Browse and book the lecture series on Eventbrite or contact Libraries Tasmania directly on (03) 6165 5539.

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