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May 2017

Graham Kennedy

The NFSA celebrates the larger-than-life career of an entertainment legend.

Mel Bondfield
Television

Aussie TV mums

Throughout the years they’ve brought us joy, sadness, hope, comfort and a lot of laughs. We pay tribute to three marvellous matriarchs of Australian television.

Mel Bondfield
Television
Apr 2017

Staff Profile: Tasha James

Tasha James, Indigenous Connections Manager at the NFSA, discusses her lifelong interest in archival collections.

Anna Yates
Oral History

Anzac moments rescued from oblivion

To mark Anzac Day 2017, we've published rare Anzac films and songs on our Sights and Sounds of World War One website.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film

50 years of talkback radio

Did you know that until 17 April 1967, talkback radio was illegal in Australia?

Chris Arneil
Radio

A 1950s woman in radio

Prompted by our Women in Radio curated collection, Neale Hoggan sent us some lovely images depicting his mother Enid's life in radio.

Frances Baldwin
Photographs
Radio

Trains in The Hunter

We have more steam, and more trains, in a new mini-documentary about the NSW Hunter region's railway past.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film

Daredevil motorcycle chariot races!

Inspired by the 1925 silent version of Ben-Hur, two NSW police officers recreated the famous chariot race scene ... with motorcycles!

Miguel Gonzalez
Film

NFSA: setting fashion trends

Fashion designer Yumi Morrissey took inspiration from the iconic NFSA building for her new 2017 Autumn/Winter collection Illuminate.

Miguel Gonzalez
Photographs
Mar 2017

Staff Profile: Beth Taylor

Meet Beth Taylor, Online Content Producer at the NFSA, whose artistic endeavours include filmmaking, art installations, sculpture, writing and photography.

Anna Yates
Film
Oral History
Photographs
Television