Canberra Times, 1926-54 View scanned copies of the Canberra Times from 1926-54, and conduct keyword search of articles.
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.
Fairfax publications archive Searchable database of contemporary items appearing in Fairfax media publications, including personal announcements.
The Times Newspaper Archives, 1785-1985 Searchable database of The Times newspaper dating back to 1785. View scanned images of original pages. Limited numbers of pages available for free, but requires paid subscription for full access.
Old Australian Genealogy, News & History Various extracts from Sydney newspapers, 1870-1910, including articles, obituaries, ads, and birth & marriage announcements. Includes images of original articles.
Sydney Morning Herald Archives (1955-1990) Search every edition of The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald between 1955-1990, including articles, captions, advertisements and classifieds. Payment required for full access to results.
The Argus (Melbourne, VIC), 1870-1879 Searchable database of headlines and brief description of articles. Full articles not available online, but can be obtained in various libraries (shown on this site).