Our program of free webinars focuses on the wonderful resources of the NSW State Archives collection and how to access them.

Register to 'attend' a live webinar below - you'll receive an email with a link that you click on at the appointed time. Joining and participating is easy, if you are new to webinars have a look at the QuickStart tutorial. If you are having trouble registering, please contact us at info@records.nsw.gov.au.

All webinars are recorded and past webinars appear in the library below so you can view them at a time convenient to you.

Upcoming Live Webinars

Teachers rolls and Teacher career cards
Date: Friday, 29 Oct 2021 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Top-numbering explained
Date: Friday, 19 Nov 2021 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Valuation rolls
Date: Friday, 10 Dec 2021 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Webinar Library

Pre-1856 land tenure records
Recorded on: Thursday, 24 Oct 2019
CROPPED Willoughby - Survey of part of the north Shore shewing the boundaries of the land grant to Alfred Thrupp and Robt, 20 Sep 1828. Digital ID NRS13886[X751]_a110_000031
New Collection Search
Recorded on: Friday, 30 Aug 2019
Tracing Government employees
Recorded on: Tuesday, 27 Aug 2019
Sample from the Botanic Gardens and Government Domains Employees Index. Digital ID NRS13129_X1600_007-008
Records of the 1828 Census
Recorded on: Wednesday, 17 Jul 2019
1828 Census
Records of the Lower Courts
Recorded on: Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019
Newcastle Court House. Digital ID 4481_a026_000535
Marriage: Love & Law - behind the exhibition
Recorded on: Tuesday, 07 May 2019
Marriage: Love and Law
Webinar: Railway Records
Recorded on: Thursday, 11 Apr 2019
Staff from the Eveleigh workshops standing in front of a C3806 locomotive as it prepares for a trial trip. Digital ID 17420_a014_a014000222
Webinar: Tracing people by place
Recorded on: Friday, 22 Feb 2019
Carrs Creek Public School - Mr and Mrs Thomas Ross and family - school teacher Carrs Creek and Cundletown 1905-1911. Digital ID 15051_a047_002592
Sources for Marriage in NSW
Recorded on: Wednesday, 07 Nov 2018
NSW Colonial Secretary’s Correspondence
Recorded on: Thursday, 18 Oct 2018
NSW Professions and Occupations
Recorded on: Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018
Asylum records in NSW
Recorded on: Thursday, 14 Jun 2018
Bankruptcy and Insolvency records in NSW
Recorded on: Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018
Divorce records in NSW
Recorded on: Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018
NSW Probate Records
Recorded on: Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017
Tracing NSW Gaolbirds
Recorded on: Tuesday, 12 Sep 2017
Webinar: Basics of conservation
Recorded on: Thursday, 03 Aug 2017
Use heat to remove sticky tape
Webinar: NSW Shipping & Immigration records
Recorded on: Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017
Henry Parkes - passenger entry on the Strathfieldsay, arrived 25 July 1839, NRS 5316 4-4784-0129
Webinar: Tracing NSW Convicts
Recorded on: Wednesday, 31 May 2017