Firsts for women as captured by our Television News and Current Affairs Program (Newscaf).
These Cinesound casting books are a record of starstruck hopefuls, dreaming of making it big in the film industry.
Remembering one of Australia's greatest rock'n'roll voices of the 1960s and '70s.
Watch Batman and Robin get down in this newsreel from 1966. Crayzee daddy-o!
There's more to Newcastle than coal mining and steel.
We take a look back at the early 1990s, to see how Australia reacted to Madonna's first tour.
Sound Curator Thorsten Kaeding marks the passing of entertainer Jon English.
Highlighting the achievements of nine Australian leaders for International Women's Day on 8 March.
Commemorating 50 years since the conversion to decimal currency in Australia. As the jingle says 'Clink go the cents folks, clink, clink, clink. Changeover day is closer than you think.'
David Bowie appeared on The Don Lane Show's final episode in 1983. It was, in his own words, the first talk show he ever did, and you can watch it here.
Completing an internship at the NFSA led Emily George to an unexpected family connection to the radio collection.
Tens of thousands of items are collected by the NFSA each year. What did we collect in 2015? Part 1 includes iconic Australian films and kangaroos on Sesame Street.
Forty years after the dismissal of the Whitlam Government, we look at the NFSA's digital preservation of the surviving original news footage.
Other ways to Support Us