Free Access to’s Convict Records

Ancestrycomau is giving you free access to their convict records to celebrate Australia Day.

According to the site:

One in five Australians has a convict in their family history and this Australia Day offers you free, unlimited access to Australia’s most comprehensive online collection until Monday 28th January*. With free access to over 2.8 million convict and criminal records, including passenger lists from the First Fleet and original documents dating back to 1788, can help you discover your convict heritage.

To search the records use the search box onsite.

As per the description this offer is good through to 28 January 2013.

Click to get this offer