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.
In 2018 the 21st Commonwealth Games took place on the Gold Coast, Queensland.
Is Canberra calling to you? And why is it hot in Brisbane but Coolangatta?
This diverse collection spans 100 years and shows the relationship between Australia's growing population and evolving public transport systems.
Thirty years ago, on 11 December 1986, one of Australia’s most addictive soap operas came to an end after 692 episodes.
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.
Explore iconic Melbourne sights and sounds dating back to a look down Collins Street in the 1890s and the 1896s Melbourne Cup.
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