Media releases for 2015

There are 11 media releases below.


Daily beer breaks for SA workers

Monday, 4 May 2015

Adelaide's early brewers, wine makers and black marketeers will be lurking in the shadows of the Franklin Hotel on Saturday when many of their secrets come o...

Digital awards recognise public service trend-setters

Monday, 4 May 2015

Public service trend-setters have been recognised for world-class digital achievements in the National Archives’ inaugural Digital Excellence Awards, announc...


Aboriginal diggers forced to pretend

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Aboriginal men, banned from serving in World War I, sometimes falsely identified themselves as nationalities such as part-Maori, Indian or black American so ...


Without Consent reveals the truth of Australia’s past

Monday, 30 March 2015

A new exhibition Without Consent: Australia's past adoption practices, at the National Archives of Australia, brings to light the previously hidden ...

Antarctic exhibition finishes traverse of Australia

Monday, 23 March 2015

An exhibition featuring a rare collection of Australian Antarctic artefacts has been viewed by more than 370,000 people during its national tour, which finis...

Immigration Place Australia announcement

Saturday, 21 March 2015

The National Archives of Australia has welcomed the announcement of the winning design concept for Immigration Place Australia.

Migrant memories fading fast

Monday, 2 March 2015

There are only days left to catch the latest exhibition at the National Archives of Australia A Ticket to Paradise?


A contemporary new home for the nation's archival treasures

Thursday, 26 February 2015

The future of Australia's 40 million Commonwealth records has been assured, with a contract for a new purpose-built preservation and storage facility announc...


Former PMs battled over original Constitution

Thursday, 22 January 2015

A document that British and Australian prime ministers crossed swords over in the 1980s is on public display at the National Archives of Australia this weekend.

Migrant memories stirred at National Archives

Wednesday, 14 January 2015

The latest exhibition at the National Archives A Ticket to Paradise? has rekindled memories for former migrants and their families, say the gallery ...

Boost for little-known aspects of Australian history

Wednesday, 7 January 2015

The National Archives of Australia and the Australian Historical Association (AHA) are continuing to encourage postgraduate archival research into little-kno...

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