Italian Historical Society

This site hosted by COASIT - Italian Assistance Association aims to collect, preserve and promote the history of Italian immigration to Australia. There is an extensive collection of photographs, ephemera, letters, documents, official records and newspaper cuttings which relate to Italian migration and settlement in Australia. This can be searched and accessed online.  Click on Educational resources to access a series of useful fact sheets including Family history research: Italy. There are also useful maps.