Community history

The history and culture of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Queensland is diverse, rich and alive.

History of Queensland legislation and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Includes information on legislation which affected Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; Indexes to Colonial Secretaries' correspondence; Native police and the Stolen Generations

Missions and reserves

Details of missions and reserves within Queensland and Torres Strait Islands including locations, who governed them and where to locate the records. Browse by community name

Oral history resources

Includes available oral histories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Contemporary stories

Includes video stories of various communities and projects

Library membership

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