Making History

Research, create and share your
own family or community history.

Living with Natural Disasters

Digital history tools and resources

Student VideosLiving with Natural DisastersWorld Events, Local ImpactsCultural IdentityThe Family Album


Through Making History, you can research, create and share family and community stories.

Getting started

Site overview and guide

Getting started

Getting started

Make and upload a short digital history of up to 3 minutes, based on one of our ...

View getting started guide


Explore resources by topic

Cultural Identity

Cultural Identity

Our heritage as individuals and as a nation has an impact on our cultural identi...

View all themes


Help guides, links and more

Plan and research

Plan and research

Here you'll find advice on how to plan and research your digital history an...

View all resources and tools

Expert videos

By curators and historians

Alistair Thomson

Alistair Thomson

Professor of History, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Stud...

View all expert videos
State of Victoria - Department of Education and Early Childhood Development