Making History

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

Cultural Identity

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 ...

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Explore resources by topic

Family and Community Life

Family and Community Life

Do you know your family or community's history? Who can you talk to? What can yo...

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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...

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Expert videos

By curators and historians

Deborah Tout-Smith

Deborah Tout-Smith

Senior Curator, Cultural Diversity, Museum Victoria

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State of Victoria - Department of Education and Early Childhood Development