Welcome to Life Stories Australia
Professionals Preserving Your Story Word By Word, Image By Image
Life Stories Australia is an incorporated association of dedicated and experienced professionals who help individuals, families, communities, organisations and businesses to record and document personal and collective histories. Members preserve their clients’ stories across a broad range of mediums including but not limited to print, photographic, image, audio, film, digital and mixed media.
As an association, we not only promote the craft of documenting life stories but also seek to further the professional interests of our practitioners. As professional storytellers, Life Stories Australia members bring an objective and experienced voice to their client’s story and provide a level of professionalism that goes beyond what you as a client could have otherwise achieved alone.
Our members follow a strict code of conduct and are screened for their experience, skill and professional service. We are therefore confident that no matter which member you choose and no matter which medium they use, you will receive a professional service.
We hope you enjoy your experience telling your story.
Latest articles from our members
It can be daunting trying to come up with a story—the idea of sifting through files, photos, letters, and memorabilia, organising these into a coherent narrative, and making it appealing to an audience can be overwhelming. However, writing a book is also one of the most rewarding things you could do. Nothing worth having comes […]
Be careful to avoid focusing too much on irrelevant details as they reduce the potency of your theme.
My mother was turning 90 and we were going to throw her a party to celebrate. My wife suggested a video celebrating a life story – like mum’s life story – was a great way to showcase a person’s years. Mum was a bit of a clown after all and this would capture the twinkle […]