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Inside History magazine is for people passionate about Australian and New Zealand genealogy, history and heritage, with features and practical tips to help you trace your family tree and discover the life your ancestor led. Whether you want to explore convict history, find your Anzac, identify photographs or trace your family tree, our trusted expert advice will help you discover your past.

In issue 30, the Sep-Oct edition of Australia’s favourite history and genealogy magazine, you’ll discover:

  • New evidence of the First Fleet landing place – has history got it wrong?
  • Who Do You Think You Are? is back! Meet celebs Luke Nguyen and Ray Martin (and their fascinating ancestors)
  • How to write a compelling family history, as esteemed historian Graeme Davison talks us through his own research and writing process
  • 85 new genealogy resources to help further your family tree
  • The post-war lives of our World War I diggers revealed in the National Archives of Australia’s repatriation files
  • The 1827 Parramatta Female Factory riot – was it Australia’s first workers’ action?
  • The life and times of the leatherworkers of yesteryear
  • How to research Irish convicts
  • Inside History‘s genie guide to Canberra
  • Life on the home front: our military history expert helps solve a reader’s mystery photo about wartime Australia
  • The latest history news, events, book and app reviews

And much more – in fact, 76 pages of terrific features, practical information on genealogy, chances to network with other family historians, and book and app reviews. On sale now online – click here to buy!

Issue 30 is available from newsagents nationally, on iPad via Apple Newsstand, and for Android and desktop computers through Zinio.

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