Commonwealth quarantine and the Spanish flu

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

16 February 2021

10:00 to 11:00 am


National Archives Queensland Office
16 Corporate Drive
Cannon Hill QLD 4170



Join the National Archives of Australia as we take a look at quarantine and how it was administered by the Commonwealth Government, with a focus on the Spanish influenza pandemic of 1919.

This seminar will also include a discussion on how archivists in Australia are documenting and preserving the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please note that the research centre will not be open on this date.