Media releases for 2016

There are 11 media releases below.


A new generation of fashionistas at the National Archives

Thursday, 26 May 2016

Faith Fashion Fusion: Muslim women's style in Australia opens today at the National Archives of Australia in Canberra. The exhibition explores the e...

National Archives provide expert assistance to Cuban colleagues

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

The National Archives of Australia will assist the Office of the City Historian in Havana, Cuba to conserve and preserve historic iron ga...

Archives recognises world-class digital achievers

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

The Australian National University (ANU) and the National Blood Authority (NBA) were the big winners at the National Archives of Australia’s Digital Excellen...


France and Australia launch shared archival history project

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Today, at the Ministry of Culture in Paris, the Governor -General of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), launch...

From Play School to Countdown: a trip down memory lane

Thursday, 7 April 2016

From Play School to Countdown, from Bellbird to Alvin Purple, early ABC television programs hold a special place in the heart of many Australians.


Funds to explore women in radio, immigrant doctors

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

The National Archives of Australia and the Australian Historical Association (AHA) have awarded two new scholarships to support postgraduate archival researc...

You’ve got mail – by Cobb & Co

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Horse-drawn Cobb & Co coaches were vital to Queenslanders from 1866 up until 1924. Bush dwellers relied on them for their mail – not only letters but thousan...

15 million items ready to roll

Friday, 5 February 2016

Work on the National Archives of Australia's new storage and preservation building is on track with the transfer of some 15 million items due to take place b...

National Archives helps agencies meet digital targets

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

The National Archives of Australia has developed two new products to help Commonwealth agencies achieve the Government’s Digital Continuity 2020 policy targets.


Director appointed for Northern Territory Archives Centre

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

The National Archives of Australia and the Northern Territory Department of Arts and Museums have announced the first appointment of an ongoing Director for ...

Vale Jim Carlton

Monday, 4 January 2016

The National Archives of Australia is saddened by the death of the Honourable Jim Carlton AO on 24 December.

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