Kilmore Links


In early 2007 the Australian Newspapers Digitisation Program was launched.  The National Library of Australia, in collaboration with Australian State and Territory libraries, began a program to digitise Australian newspapers for access and preservation purposes. By May 2009 Trove had been launched as a resource for information about Australians for Australians. It includes digitised newspapers from 1803-1954, The Australian Women’s Weekly to 1982, journals, articles and datasets, books, pictures, photos, objects, music sound and video,  maps, diaries, letters and archives, archived websites, people and organisations and lists.

Kilmore General Cemetery

Link from Australian Cemeteries.  Includes photos and data.

Kilmore Catholic Cemetery

Register of burials.

Kilmore Mechanics Institute and Free Library Inc. A comprehensive guide to Kilmore, including a history of the Institute in Kilmore and profiles of  some of the towns benefactors, the Regional Studies Collection, The Kilmore Celtic Studies Centre, and the Kilmore Medical Library.  Town directories and current event listings.

Shire of Mitchell  Local government area.

Mitchell Shire Library Service  Includes an online catalogue to their collection.

Assumption College Kilmore Founded in 1893, this site includes a short history of ACK.

Kilmore International School An historical landmark in Kilmore formerly St Josephs convent.

St Patrick’s Primary School Kilmore Also includes some history

Anglican Parish of Kilmore – Includes photos and a history of the Parish.

Kilmore & District Hospital – Over 150 years serving the local community.

Victorians at War – Listen to the personal story of Lansell West of Kilmore

Letters of a Nation – A letter from boarding school in Kilmore, 1918

150th Anniversary Celebrations at Kilmore Hospital

Crash of Woomera outside Kilmore 1943 From the Australians at War website.

Ferguson and Urie : Colonial Victoria’s historical stained glass craftsmen 1853 – 1899.

1870 : St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Kilmore, Victoria

General Sites also of interest

Royal Historical Society of Victoria

Victorian Heritage Database

Australian Heritage Database

Register of the National Estate

National Trust

Public Record Office Victoria

State Library of Victoria

Victoria Government Gazette online archive 1836 – 1997


Beginning your Family History – Advice from the Genealogical Society of Victoria

Web sites for genealogists by Cora Num An Australian Gateway for tracing your family history

Cyndi’s list of genealogy sites on the internet A good starting point online for genealogists


One thought on “Kilmore Links”

  1. Grave 831 on the Kilmore Catholic Cemetery Register is my great grandfather Martin Murphy who died 18 August 1917 in NSW. He was the husband of Ellen who died 1 September 1892 and father of Cecilia Frances who died 12 July 1896.


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