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- Spokespeople/family history experts
- Case studies
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- Examples of stories from the records
Members of the press can contact our PR agency, Red Agency who represent findmypast.com.au in Australia and New Zealand:
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Recent Press Releases
- 24 April 2014 - Findmypast.com.au releases thousands of World War 1 records to mark Anzac Day
- 17 December 2013 - Is this the world's first selfie?
- 20 November 2013 - Findmypast.com.au adds details of Royal Navy ships destroyed during WW1
- 3 October 2013 - findmypast.com.au adds Irish Newspapers Collection
- 5 September 2013 - Findmypast.com.au adds a further 2.5 million Irish Petty Court records to its site
- 14 August 2013 - Leading history site uproots the family trees of our nation’s leaders
- 30 July 2013 - Ewe won’t believe the insights you’ll discover in findmypast.com.au’s new livestock records
- 23 July 2013 - Findmypast.com.au releases new military records ahead of WWI centenary
- 9 July 2013 - Findmypast.com.au Discovers the Royal Baby will be Related to Other Celebrity Kids
- 4 July 2013 - Kanye and Kim’s baby name is not as original as you might think
- 25 June 2013 - Discover lost Irish links with findmypast.com.au’s Ashes to Archives
- 12 June 2013 - Historical will books from New South Wales to be published for the first time by findmypast.com.au
- 5 June 2013 - Findmypast.com.au adds over 2.5 million Irish Petty Sessions Court Records
- 3 June 2013 - Are you related to the royals? Uncover your regal family tree with these tips from findmypast.com.au
- 18 April 2013 - Access 3.6 million military records and uncover your heroic ancestors for free in honour of ANZAC Day
- 5 April 2013 - Tom Cruise's Irish ancestry unearthed
- 12 March 2013 - 3 million baptism, marriage and burial records from Westminster published online
- 21 February 2013 - Find your family villains with new online records
- 13 February 2013 - Stories of torpedoes and cannibals - British Newspapers launch on findmypast.com.au
- 22 January 2013 - Findmypast.com.au adds 21 million new Irish Birth, Death & Marriage records
- 19 November 2012 - Was your ancestor paid to be a snob?
Below is a small example of recent coverage:
- 16 August 2013 - mX magazine comparing Kevin Rudd and Tony Abbott's ancestry.
- 9 August 2013 - Joshua Taylor on radio 3AW Melbourne discussing genealogy with Denis Walter.
- 9 August 2013 - Findmypast North America's Lead Genealogist, Joshua Taylor discusses family history and his experience with celebrities on 'Who Do You Think You Are?' on radio 774 ABC Melbourne.
- 13 July 2013 - Findmypast's Family historian, Myko Clelland discusses the fascinating connection between the Royal heir and celebrities such as Brad Pitt & Beyonce live from Buckingham Palace on 'Weekend Today'.
- 9 July 2013 - See how celebrity kids are connected to the soon-to-be-born royal baby with New Idea magazine.
- 10 June 2013 - findmypast.com.au General Manager, Vicki Dawson discussing Royal Connections with Mel & Koche from television program, Sunrise.
- 22 April 2013 - Radio 2CA Breakfast discussing free access to military records and the findmypast Anzac Memory Bank initiative.
- 9 April 2013 - Radio 2CC Drive discussing free access to military records and the findmypast Anzac Memory Bank initiative.
- 17 March 2013 - Radio Newztalk ZB (Auckland) discussing the recent launch of over 21 million Irish birth, death & marriage records in time for St Patrick's Day.
- 12 March 2013 - Radio Mix 104.9 discussing free access to military records and the findmypast Anzac Memory Bank initiative.
- 6 March 2013 - Radio 2GB Afternoons discussing the new British Criminal Collection.
Findmypast.com.au produces interesting articles on it's blog on a regular basis. Read the blog.