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Nov 2015

Return to country

CEO Michael Loebenstein chronicles his recent trip to the Pilbara, where he and Chair Gabrielle Trainor joined the NFSA Indigenous Connections team.

Michael Loebenstein
Documents
Film
Aug 2015

Training Australia’s remote archivists

NFSA experts understand the importance of sharing their knowledge and experience with their peers. Conservation Manager Mick Newnham recently spent five days training remote Indigenous archivists.

Mick Newnham
Documents
Jun 2014

Performance review

Dr Jennifer Gall, Manager Research Programs, introduces Anna Haebich and her work profiling the NFSA's holdings relating to Aboriginal performing arts in Western Australia.

Jenny Gall
May 2014

West Australian Aboriginal Performing Arts

Anna Haebich, a John Curtin Distinguished Professor at Curtin University in Perth, showcases West Australian Aboriginal performing arts and the plays, music, dance and festivals in the NFSA collection.

Anna Haebich
Film
Posters
Sound
May 2013

South West time capsule

A selection of films made about Australia's South West dating from 1907 to 1972.

Beth Taylor
Film
Aug 2012

Poetry: alive and kicking

West Australian performance poet Kate Wilson discovered the world of performance poetry on YouTube, and now she's added her poetic voice to the global conversation.

Beth Taylor
Sound
May 2012

Cooee Cabaret in WA

Western Australia has a wealth of talent, and we're featuring two vibrant young performers as part of Cooee Cabaret.

Beth Taylor
Sound

West Australian time capsule

It's Western Australia's time to shine as we look at a selection of films made about the sunny state from 1907-1972.

Beth Taylor
Film