Australian Newspaper Archives, 1803-2011 An excellent resource produced by the National Library of Australia allowing keyword search of major and regional Australian newspaper archives (1803-2011), with images of original articles shown. Select 'Family Notices' under 'Article Category' to limit the search to birth, death and marriage announcements.
Obituaries Australia Search a digital repository of obituaries published in newspapers, journals, magazines and bulletins, from colonial Australia to the present.
South Australian births, 1836-60 This searchable database of births in South Australia up to 1860 includes those before civil registration (mid 1842) and others not registered. Most of the pre-registration birth records are derived from church baptism registers and the mother's maiden name and any former married names are usually added.
South Australian deaths, 1836-55 Searchable database of deaths in South Australia, including those before civil registration (mid-1842) and others not submitted to the Registrar.
South Australian gazetted deaths, 1845-1941 Searchable database of more than 5,000 deaths extracted from police reports in the South Australian Government Gazettes in the period 1845-1941, including the Northern Territory up to the end of 1910.
VIC Births, Deaths and Marriages Register Online search of historical records of births (1853-1907), marriages (1853-1942), deaths (1853-1985), and church baptisms, marriages and burials (1836-1853). No results shown until fee paid (AUD$0.99 per page viewed).