In 1929, Hoyts took the latest 'talking pictures' technology on tour to regional Australia.
Discover the stories behind some of Australia's beloved – and also lesser-known – national treasures.
With the news of the passing of Don Burrows, Australia has lost a giant and pioneer of modern Australian jazz.
To celebrate Sir Elton John's farewell tour, we've found some rare press conferences and interviews from previous visits to Australia in 1974, 1984 and 1988.
In November 1979, Australian band Mental As Anything released their debut album 'Get Wet' and launched a long career.
Sydney community radio station 2SER 107.3 first went to air on 1 October 1979. Station archivist Dr Liz Giuffre shares excerpts from a music industry documentary by Richard Kingsmill that was broadcast on 2SER in 1988.
Celebrating 40 years of Simon Townsend's Wonder World! The show that changed the face of children's television in Australia.
On 21 June 1999, Prime Minister John Howard opened a major extension to the NFSA building.
Adored by Australian television audiences for decades, we list 12 reasons to love Jeanne Little.
Vale Jimmy Hannan, who passed away on 7 January 2019, at the age of 84. We celebrate his life and work, and acknowledge his kind donation to the NFSA.
This retro Woman's Day TV ad from 1982 uses race-calling to sell issues during Melbourne Cup week.
Audiences are about to discover the man behind the camera in the NFSA’s new exhibition Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures.
Cold Chisel are the quintessential Aussie band who wrote the soundtrack for a generation.
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