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.
In November 1979, Australian band Mental As Anything released their debut album 'Get Wet' and launched a long career.
Clips from an exclusive interview with musician Archie Roach where he talks about family and music as a healer.
Before he created and hosted Wonder World!, Simon Townsend had already forged a successful career in TV, print and radio journalism.
Before he was 'Whispering Jack', John Farnham was a teen idol named Johnny who was crowned 'King of Pop' five times.
Have you explored our John Farnham online exhibition yet? We share some fascinating facts and fun trivia about the music superstar.
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that the following article contains the names, images and voices of deceased persons.
Celebrating the illustrious career of John Farnham, a legend of the Australian music industry, with our new online exhibition.
The Heidelberg Golf Club in Melbourne recently donated to the NFSA a film from the 1920s showing the club and its surrounds at the time of its formation.
Australian journalist Lillian Roxon was one of the first to take rock and punk music seriously.
The NFSA Video Selfie Booth is now open in the Front Room at Acton.
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