A determined son found footage of his mother’s gold medal win at the 1972 Paralympics in the NFSA collection.
Watch the only known colour footage of Sir Donald Bradman playing cricket.
Watch recently restored footage of a unique wedding ceremony in the skies over Sydney in 1932.
As part of our Newscaf series, we bring you some notable Christmas light displays, from Toowoomba to Tasmania.
On the eve of the 21st Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, we look back at highlights from the previous four Games held in Australia.
With the 2017 Rugby League season drawing to a close, we present a curated collection of memorable rugby moments from the 20th century.
Discover the history of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, through these items from the NFSA collection.
Christmas drivers taking the coast road out of Canberra in 1974 had to face the rapidly deteriorating 'horror highway'.
On 21 October 1974 Canberra's cyclists took to the streets in protest. Watch how it was reported by the news of the day.
Every March from 1985 to 1992 thousands flocked to the shores of Lake Burley Griffin to witness one of the more spectacular events on the Canberra Festival program, the Capital 7 Birdman Rally.
The coming of spring means one thing to Australia's NRL fans ... Finals!
On Thursday 26 September 1974, a global musical phenomenon arrived in Canberra.
Police, bomb threats, barbed wire, protests ... A tour by the Springboks rugby union team in winter 1971 galvanised anti-apartheid protesters and transformed Canberra.
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