Broken Hill Outback Archives
The Broken Hill Outback Archives are temporarily closed to the public.
Outback Archives are relocating the collection to a temporary storage location whilst construction of the new Library/Archive facility is underway.
During this time we will continue to work on the Archive digitisation program.
The following organizations and resources are available to assist you with your enquiries during this period:
Broken Hill Family History Group
Community history resource centre specialising in family history and cemetery enquiries
Phone: 08 80881266
For best results it is recommended that you provide your full details, be as specific as possible about what you are researching, including names and dates and details of any records you have already searched.
Databases available from the Broken Hill City Library website.
- Ancestry – Research your family history using Ancestry library edition in the library.
- Trove – National Library of Australia digitised database to search digitised newspapers, picture, music, diaries and more.
Broken Hill local newspapers:
- Barrier Daily Truth 1908, 1941-1954
- Barrier Miner 1888-1954
- Broken Hill Cemetery Records website.