Australian champion swimmer, vaudeville performer, silent film star, stunt performer and entrepreneur.
A collection of fascinating national treasures drawn from public and private collections across Australia.
A collection including highlights of some of the almost 6000 unique home movie titles held by the NFSA.
The list of Annette Kellerman's achievements is extraordinary: champion swimmer and diver, vaudeville performer, international silent film star, stunt performer and entrepreneur.
In 2018 the 21st Commonwealth Games took place on the Gold Coast, Queensland.
Cricket is as much a part of the Australian summer as backyard barbecues and sunburn.
Enjoy a selection of memorable rugby league moments from the NFSA collection, dating from 1922 to 1999.
Australians responded to the declaration of war in August 1914 with enthusiasm.
Long before vinyl records, cassette tapes and compact discs, there were wax cylinders.
In the first half of the 20th century, music was commercialised on 78 rpm shellac discs which could hold a little over three minutes on each side.
From its origins as the Victorian Football League to becoming a national competition in the 1980s, AFL is arguably the nation's most popular sport.
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