Making History

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

World Events, Local Impacts

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

Edit and upload your digital history

Edit and upload your digital history

Editing your digital history Having undertaken your research, planning and s...

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Expert videos

By curators and historians

Graeme Davison

Graeme Davison

Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor, School of Historical Studies, Monash Un...

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