Welcome to The Federation of Australian Historical Societies, the peak body representing approximately 1,000 historical and heritage societies in Australia. Our members provide hundreds of thousands of hours of voluntary work to protect…read more

Be Connected


Heritage Fortifications Papers

Affiliated State & Territory Peak Bodies - view map


Getting Started

Orientation and how to start an historical society

Starting Out

Running a society

Organising your society and planning for the future


Managing your collections

Collecting, digitisation and making collections available




Published reports, surveys and help guides on history and heritage.

Training Guides and Reports

eHive Community

Find the Collections of the FAHS Australian Historical Societies on

Community Collections

History Clinic

Need support? Book in for a session at the History Clinic.

Online Support

Contact Us

Federation of Australian Historical Societies

E-mail: admin@history.org.au
Phone: 02 6295 2837
Post: GPO Box 1440, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia