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Collection Explorer Defining Moments in Australian History Remembering 1914-1918. Objects, stories and emotions


50th anniversary of decimal currency

Henry Chapman. On Valentine's Day 1966, Australians woke to a brand new currency: the Australian dollar. More on this latest Defining Moment

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The Museum at night Join us for an exceptional supper club experience where you can enjoy a meal, wine and night tour of Encounters. More on Encounters supper club

Indigenous Artists in Residence

Paul Bong painting Join esteemed Yidinji artist Paul Bong as he shares his works and stories. More on Paul Bong and his workshop

History comes alive

Children playing kspace ABC Canberra's Louise Maher interviews curator Stephen Munro about Kspace – our new interactive game adventure for kids. Listen to the interview on SoundCloud