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Trace your family history or apply for a heritage grant. Research migration heritage online.

The Migration Heritage Centre lists many useful New South Wales and Australian Government cultural heritage guides and services.

Links: About Heritage in NSW

» NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
National Trust of Australia (NSW)

Online Publications

» Tracking The Dragon Download a guide for finding and assessing Chinese Australian heritage places (PDF)

» Migrant Heritage Places Download a guide to finding your heritage places

» Significance 2.0 Significance defines the meanings and values of a cultural heritage item or collection through research and analysis, and by assessment against a standard set of criteria. Download and print a copy of the guide from this site.

» Movable Heritage Download publications to identify and care for movable heritage

» Multicultural Heritage Download cultural group thematic studies


» Museums and Galleries, NSW The key development agency for the museum and gallery sector in NSW

» Regional Services – Powerhouse Museum Professional advice, site visits, workshops and seminars in Western Sydney and rural and regional locations

» Collections Australia Network Helps you build a website for your organisation and showcase collections online. Your gateway to more than 1,500 museums, archives and libraries throughout Australia

» Community Relations Commission for a multicultural NSWPromoting multiculturalism, ethnic affairs, cultural diversity, community unity and harmony in one of the most culturally diverse States of the world, New South Wales, Australia

Supporter Organisations

» Chinese Australian Historical Society Promoting education about the history of the Chinese in Australia