Making History

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

World Events, Local Impacts

Digital history tools and resources

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

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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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Themes

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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Tools

Help guides, links and more

Create a storyboard

Create a storyboard

Once you know your story and have all your material at hand, it’s time to pla...

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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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