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For World TV Day 2020, take a deep dive into our television collection.
A recording in the NFSA collection allowed Teilo Nicholls to finally hear his great-uncle's voice.
Jeanne Little entertained millions of Australians during a TV career that spanned four decades.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the publication of Helen Garner’s first novel, Monkey Grip.
Our 100th curated collection is all about the 1980s, and it stars Charles and Diana, Kylie and Dannii Minogue, Edna Everage, David Attenborough, Linda Burney, Ken Done, Michael Hutchence and many, many more.
The stars of Australian radio serials and cinema touched the lives of many, but one Sydney teenager of the 1950s had the autograph book to prove it.
Australia's 'Tin Pan Alley' was born 75 years ago with a burst of patriotic wartime songwriting.
We recently acquired a small collection of seven rare Pathé vertical-cut disc records featuring recordings by Melbourne-born music hall star Billy Williams.
What was Australia’s first gold record? You may be surprised to learn that it involved a harmonica and the Three Bears.
One of the most unusual Graham Kennedy items in our collection is a candle in the shape of his head.
Feminist films from the 1970s, 80s and 90s still resonate today.
The NFSA has recently acquired a Kinora 'flipper viewer', manufactured in England in 1901.
Did you know that until 17 April 1967, talkback radio was illegal in Australia?
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