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Metropolitan Repositories

Metropolitan Repositories

Metropolitan Repositories

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There are many Repositories throughout the Perth Metropolitan area.

Information shown here is for the major repositories, including; the location, contact details, email and website homepage links.

Last Updated on Sunday, 16 September 2012 20:02

Army Museum

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Army Museum of Western Australia

ADDRESS:          Artillery Barracks, Burt Street, Fremantle, WA 6160
Telephone:          (08) 9335 2077    Fax:   (08) 9430 2519
Web site:              Army Museum of Western Australia - Home page
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 April 2013 17:42

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Edith Cowan University

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Edith Cowan University Archives

ADDRESS:         Edith Cowan University,
                          Joondalup Campus,
                          270 Joondalup Drive,
                          Joondalup, WA 6027
Telephone:         (08) 6304 2261
Web Site:           ECU Archives Holdings
Google Maps:      ECU Joondalup Campus Location

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 April 2013 17:26

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Law Museum

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Francis Burt Law Education Centre and Museum

ADDRESS:          The Old Court House, Supreme Court of WA
                               Stirling Gardens, Perth, WA 6000
Telephone:          (08) 9325 4787    Mob:  0418 917 575   Fax:   (08) 9221 4220
Email:                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Web Site:             Francis Burt Law Centre
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 April 2013 17:41

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LDS Centres

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Family History Centres of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) 

There are seven (7) LDS Centres located the Perth Metropolitan area;
Dianella; Greenmount; Melville, Merriwa, Rockingham, Thornlie (moved from Armadale) and Warwick.
Addresses and opening times are as below

For WAGS Members

As an affiliated library WAGS members can view a select collection of LDS films can be viewed at the WAGS Library.  Many of these are now online at FamilySearch.org which can be viewed at the WAGS Library.

A list of the LDS films that are currently available in the WAGS Library is available to members here (log in to view)

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 January 2019 10:48

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National Archives of Australia, Perth Office

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 Holdings

The National Archives Collection in Perth is rich and diverse. It documents a variety of Commonwealth government activities in the Western Australia mostly dating from Federation.

It includes migration, customs, postal and telegraph services, meteorology, veterans' affairs, and Aboriginal affairs. The collection also encompasses scientific research, civil aviation, and the administration of Christmas and Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

The collection includes some nineteenth century records inherited from the Western Australian colonial government when functions such as customs and postal services passed to the Commonwealth.

ADDRESS:          Ground Floor, William Square, 45 Francis Street, Northbridge WA 6003
POSTAL:              PO Box 239, Northbridge WA 6865
Telephone:          (08) 9470 7500

New Office and changed access arrangements

The new Western Australia Office in Northbridge incorporates a research centre, seminar facilities, an exhibition space and administration offices for Perth staff. It is a convenient one-stop shop for all your National Archives needs, from viewing records to taking in the latest display of collection material.

 For full details and holdings visit the NAA website

 

Last Updated on Sunday, 07 April 2019 17:49

BDM Registry WA

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Registry of WA Births, Deaths and Marriages

ADDRESS:          Level 10, Westralia Square, 141 St George's Terrace, Perth, 6000
POSTAL:              PO Box  7720, Cloisters Square, WA 6850
Telephone:          (08) 9264 1555     Fax:   (08)  9264 1599     Info Line:    1902 290 006
Web Site:              Department of the Attorney General (WA)  -  Other WA Locations
Online Search:    Searching WA Online Indexes   -  Fees for Certificates
Google Maps:      Office Location

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 April 2013 17:37

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Reid Library, University of Western Australia

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ADDRESS:           Stirling Highway, Nedlands, WA 6907
POSTAL:               As above
Telephone:          (08) 9380 1777   Fax: (08) 9380 1012
Email:                   see the website below
Web Site:             Reid Library UWA
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:48

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Royal United Services Institute

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Royal United Services Institute of Western Australia

ADDRESS:          Building 13, Leeuwin Barracks, East Fremantle, WA 6000
POSTAL:              Locked Bag 5001, Fremantle, WA 6160
Telephone:          (08) 9311 2429    Fax:   (08) 9311 2232
Email:                  Secretary
Google Maps:    Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:49

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State Library of Western Australia

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ADDRESS:          Alexander Library Building, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth
POSTAL:              As above
Telephone:         (08) 9427 3111          Fax:  (08) 9247 3256
Email:                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it - Library Information Service WA
Web Site:             State Library of Western Australia
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:50

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State Records Office of Western Australia

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ADDRESS:          Ground Flr, Alexander Library Building, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth
POSTAL:              As above
Telephone:          (08) 9247 3360     Fax:   (08) 9247 3368
Email:                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it - State Records Office
Web Site:             State Records Office of WA
Google Maps:     Office Location 

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:50

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The Royal Western Australian Historical Society Inc.

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ADDRESS:          49, Broadway, Nedlands, WA 6009
POSTAL:              As above
Telephone:          (08) 9386 3841     Fax:   (08) 9386 3309
Email:                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Web Site:             WA Historical Society
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:51

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Uniting Church in WA

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Uniting Church in Australia - Western Australian Synod Archives

ADDRESS:          1st Floor, 10 Pier Street, Perth, WA 6000
POSTAL:              GPO Box X2222, Perth, WA 6847
Telephone:          (08) 9221 6911   Fax:   9221 6863
Email:                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:51

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WA Fire & Rescue

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Western Australian Fire and Rescue Service

ADDRESS:          Fire Safety Education Centre and Museum
                              Cnr Murray and Irwin Streets, Perth, WA 6000
POSTAL:              PO Box P1174, Perth, WA 6844
Telephone:          (08) 9323 9353    Fax:   9323 9527
Email:                   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Web Site:             FESA Museum Home Page
Google Maps:     Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:52

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WA Police Historical Society

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Western Australian Police Historical Society Inc.

ADDRESS:          Police Station Museum
                          57 Lincoln Street, Highgate WA 6003
Telephone:         (08) 9341 3306
Email:                  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Web Site:            WA Police Historical Society Home Page
Google Maps:    Office Location

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 July 2013 17:58

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WA Police Service

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Western Australian Police Service - Records Branch

ADDRESS:          2 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth, WA 6004
Telephone:         (08) 9222 1742    Fax:   (08) 9222 1664
Google Maps:    Office Location

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 February 2013 08:52

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