Celebrating the black and deadly women of Australian music, from the 1890s to today.
For a generation of Australian music fans, Cold Chisel are the Aussie pub rock band whose songs are celebrated as anthems.
Watch clips from our collection tracing the development of skiing in Australia from as early as 1926.
Australia's Working Class Man, Jimmy Barnes, has been performing in front of audiences for more than four decades as a solo artist and with Cold Chisel, and he shows no signs of slowing down.
In 2018 the 21st Commonwealth Games took place on the Gold Coast, Queensland.
Australian actor Heath Ledger achieved great success in both Australia and Hollywood before his tragic death on 22 January 2008 at just 28 years old.
The quirky, low-budget Aussie film that became a global smash is now 25 years old.
Is Canberra calling to you? And why is it hot in Brisbane but Coolangatta?
'You’re terrible Muriel!’
There are many film and sound titles relating to Brisbane in the NFSA collection. See historic footage, sound, newsreels and home movies dating from 1889 to 1994.
Other ways to Support Us