Samuel François-Steininger has colourised footage from the NFSA collection of the last Tasmanian Tiger in captivity.
Mama Alto, the jazz singer, cabaret artiste and 'gender transcendent diva', sings the Roberta Flack classic 'The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face' on ABC Radio's Live at the Centre.
As part of our Newscaf series, we bring you some notable Christmas light displays, from Toowoomba to Tasmania.
Located within a forgotten travelogue, Tasmania the Wonderland (1935), this recently digitised footage represents the preservation of the last-known surviving moving images of the now exti
The NFSA has digitised in 4K a 21-second newsreel clip from 1935 featuring the last-known images of the extinct thylacine.
Explore the sights of beautiful Hobart, nestled in-between Mount Wellington (kunanyi) and the River Derwent (timtumili minanya) in Tasmania.
This beautifully filmed home movie contains some of the earliest examples of home movie footage held by the National Film and Sound Archive.
Summary by Poppy De Souza
This footage opens with scenes of a family picnic at Mt Wellington, Hobart, in 1909, and then documents family events such as Christmas (1922), childrens' birthday parties, toy cars, picnics, ho
A trip by the Tasmanian Sea Fisheries' Board patrol boat 'Allara', and its skipper, Tom Challenger, from Hobart to Storm Bay where a barracouta fishing fleet are at work.
The Australian Gazette was typical of multi-part silent newsreels, with a mix of serious and lighter news coverage, that kept people at home informed during the First World War.