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National Archives of Australia - Perth

National Archives of Australia - Perth

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Ships Passenger Lists Arrivals (Freemantle), 1898-1978 (1898-1963 on microfilm)

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Aircraft Passenger Lists Arrivals (Perth Airport), 1945-1978 (1944-1963 on microfilm)

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Ships Passenger Lists Arrivals (Albany, Bunbury, Broome, Carnarvon, Cossack, Derby, Geraldton, Onslow, Port Hedland), 1904-1923 & 1923-1935

State Records Office of Western Australia

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Passenger Arrivals into Western Australia, 1839-1890 [CD-ROM]
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This index was compiled by the Western Australian Genealogical Society (WAGS) from passenger arrival information held by the State Records Office and the Battye Library of Western Australian History. It records details of over 26, 000 immigrants arriving into Western Australia including Convicts and their Guards.

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Passenger Arrivals into Western Australia, 1898-1925 [CD-ROM]
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This index was compiled by the Western Australian Genealogical Society (WAGS) from Immigration Department records held by the National Archives (WA Branch) and from passenger lists held by the SRO. It records over 430, 000 passengers into Western Australia arriving from overseas as well as other Australian ports.

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Shipping Passenger Arrivals from Overseas, Albany, Western Australia, 1873-1925 [microfiche]
bulletThis index was compiled by the Western Australian Genealogical Society (WAGS) from Immigration Department records held by the National Archives (WA Branch) and from passenger lists held by the SRO. Only passengers disembarking at Albany have been recorded, but people continuing on to the Eastern States are included on the original passenger lists.

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Albany Interstate Passenger Arrivals Index, 1873-1924 [microfiche]
bulletAnother index compiled by WAGS, indexing passengers arriving at Albany from interstate. The bulk of the entries are for the 1890s and not all passenger lists in this period have been indexed.

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Fremantle Passenger Arrivals Index, 1829-1890 [microfiche]
bulletThis index was compiled from official and newspaper passenger lists held by the SRO and the Battye Library and records passengers arriving at Fremantle and some other ports in the period 1829-1890.

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Fremantle Interstate Passenger Arrivals Index, 1885-1908 [microfiche]
bulletCompiled by WAGS this index covers passengers arriving at Fremantle from interstate. The bulk of the entries are for the 1890s and not all passenger lists in this period have been indexed.

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Ships Index (All Ports), 1829-1890 [microfiche]
bulletAn alphabetical index to all ships arriving in Western Australian ports between 1829 and 1890. Each card represents a specific voyage and provides details on the date of arrival, place of arrival, place of departure, and lists available references relating to the voyage, including newspaper articles and passenger lists.

bulletAlbany Passenger Lists
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Registers of Inward Passengers, 1888-1924, Acc 111, AN 371
bulletAlphabetical list providing date of arrival, name of ship, port of embarkation, where bound.

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Passenger Lists, 1873-1932, Acc108, AN 371
bulletUnbound lists of arrivals and departures for the port of Albany. This series, which contains the names of passengers and crew, is divided into 4 sequences: (1) Vessels to and from Overseas; (2) Vessels to and from Eastern States; (3) Vessels to and from Fremantle; (4) Coastal Vessels inwards and outwards.

bulletEsperance Passenger Lists
bulletRegister of Inward and Outward Passenger, 1893-1896, Acc 113, AN 371
bullet Chronological list of persons arriving by sea or land showing vessel, date of arrival and port of embarkation. Register of departures 1895-1896. Chronological list showing vessel, date, destination.
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Esperance Police Station, Index to Arrivals and Departures, 1899-1903, Acc 782
bullet Provides name of passenger, date of arrival or departure, name of ship, where bound or where from.

bulletFremantle Passenger Lists
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Lists of Emigrants by Colonial Land and Emigration Commissioners' Ships, 1851-1867, Acc 115, AN 371
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This is the only series that refers to a country of origin for British migrants.

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Survey Office, Passenger Lists - Inwards from Overseas, 1829-1930, Acc 297
bullet Incomplete register listing names of immigrants arriving during the period.

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Arrivals and Departures for Fremantle and Outports, 1898-1915, Acc 457, AN 371
bulletMostly inwards and outwards for Eastern States with a few listings of arrivals from overseas for the period 1898-1911. Outports include Albany, Geraldton, Carnarvon, Bunbury, Esperance and Eucla among others. Also contains overland arrivals recorded at Eucla.

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Colonial Secretary's Office, Passenger and Crew Lists, Manifests Inwards for Fremantle, 1880-1898 (incomplete), Acc 503, AN 371
bulletSmall collection of passenger lists.

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Colonial Secretary's Office, Passenger Lists of Immigrants for Certain Ships, 1876-1877, Acc 633, WAS 1243
bullet Includes lists for the following ships: Fitzroy, Hastings, Helena Mena, Lady Louise, Daylight and Robert Morrison. Lists provide name, date of arrival in WA, age sex, date of agreement.

bulletConvict Arrivals
bulletConvict Establishment, Convict Lists and Registers, 1850-1868, Acc 128, AN 358
bulletThis collection contains the majority of convict passenger lists held by the SRO. In most cases the listings provide physical descriptions and background information on the convicts
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Convict Establishment, Lists - Convicts, 1850-1853, Cons 4285, WAS 691
bulletLists of male convicts transported to Western Australia aboard the Hashemy and Sea Park.

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Convict Establishment, List - Convicts of Good Conduct, 1856, Cons 929, WAS 1138
bulletLists the names of 28 convicts aboard the convict ship Runnymeade who distinguished themselves by good conduct during the voyage.

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Additionally, convict passenger lists for some ships can be located among the Colonial Office dispatches received by the Governor (Acc 41). These lists give the convicts name, borough and date of conviction.

 FHL Holdings
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Passenger list inwards to the Port of Fremantle 1890-1911

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Alphabetical register of all inward passengers to Albany, 1873-1924

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Inwards assisted migrants lists from Britain to Western Australia 1851-1869