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.
Completing an internship at the NFSA led Emily George to an unexpected family connection to the radio collection.
Australian journalist Lillian Roxon was a pioneer when it came to giving rock music the serious attention it deserved.
Ross Garrett, Team Leader Audio Services at the NFSA, shares the good news about recent upgrades to our audio services studios.
Discover the history of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, through these items from the NFSA collection.
The NFSA's Graham McDonald records Australian country music stars and emerging artists on lacquer disc at the Tamworth Country Music Festival.
Three popular musicians talk about their careers at length for the NFSA Oral History program.
Indigenous Connections curator Brenda Gifford reports from the 2015 Tamworth Country Music Festival.
The music of Peter Sculthorpe has influenced three generations of Australians more deeply than we perhaps realise.
Sophia Sambono, Curator Indigenous Collections, surveys the black and deadly women of Australian music, from Fanny Cochrane Smith in the 1890s to Jessica Mauboy in the 21st century.
David Bridie, one of the most distinctive voices and songwriters in Australian music, will launch the NFSA’s 100 Seats program – a unique, intimate session with renowned performers exploring their ideas and their art, limited to 100 tickets.
Other ways to Support Us