Check out the sites below for searchable access to biographies of Australian People:
People Australia contains stand-alone biographies. It also searches all of the National Centre of Biography’s biographical websites Australian Dictionary of Biography, Obituaries Australia, Women Australia, Indigenous Australia and Labour Australia.
Obituaries Australia is a digital repository of obituaries published in newspapers, journals, magazines and bulletins. Here you will find the life stories of Australians from the earliest times to the present.
Indigenous Australia brings together all entries on Indigenous Australians found in the NCB’s biographical websites–Australian Dictionary of Biography, Obituaries Australia, Labour Australia and Women Australia. The site also supports special projects such as the Australian Indigenous Autobiography Archive.
short biographical entries on some 2,000 activists considered to have made a significant but hitherto un- or under-recorded contribution to the labour movement’s history at the national, state, regional and/or local scale at some point down to the mid-1970s.
The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia’s pre-eminent dictionary of national biography. In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of significant and representative persons in Australian history.