A topic is a collection of records with interpretation and inquiry questions. Each topic is aligned to the Australian Curriculum and focuses on an aspect of Australian history.
Each record focuses on a single item from the National Archives' collection. Some records contain extra information to help you interpret them.
Australia, the land of opportunity – poster promoting British migration
This is a coloured red, white and blue poster encouraging Britons to migrate to Australia. It is divided into three boxes. In the top box, on the left-hand side is a drawing of the stars of the Southern Cross with their name below.