For important COVID-safety and visitor information please see Visit Us
NFSA curators are ensuring that Australia's COVID-19 experience is documented for future generations.
A look back at the red satin dress worn by Nicole Kidman.
Celebrating the 50th anniversary with a look back at rare footage not aired since 1972.
The NFSA has acquired 24 glass slides by Walter Scott Griffiths illustrating his alternative vision for Australia’s future capital city.
The NFSA collection contains over 100 political glass slide advertisements from 1917 to 1976.
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.
The NFSA recently acquired a Polyorama Panoptique, a 19th century French optical toy.
Tasmanian Aboriginal recordings are inscribed in the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.
WARNING: this article contains names, images and voices of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The NFSA collects tens of thousands of items every year. What were some of the highlights for 2016?
Television is celebrating 60 years in Australia this week. Did you know that in TV’s early days, a number of talented people built their own TV sets at home?
In 1979 two young Australians invented the first Fairlight sampling synthesizer and changed electronic music forever. We have one in working condition!
Warning: This article may contain names, images and voices of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
In his Oral History interview, the multi-talented Brian Nankervis talks about his time in radio and on the SBS program, RocKwiz.
Other ways to Support Us