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

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Farewelling a Museum friend

Alex Sloan

Join 666 ABC Canberra presenter Alex Sloan for a live broadcast outside A History of the World in 100 Objects on 8 December, as we say farewell to a Museum friend.

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Cultural heritage by season video

Zuni man and museum director Jim Enote

Farmer, Zuni man and US museum director Jim Enote reflects on the flowering of cultural heritage ideas, from seeds planted years ago.

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Play School exhibition in Queensland

Red clay teapot

We're excited to launch Happy Birthday Play School: Celebrating 50 Years at the Gold Coast City Gallery from 3 December 2016.

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Remembering Mawson’s Antarctic milestone

A sepia photo of a ship sailing among icebergs

It's 105 years this week since the departure of the 1911 Australasian Antarctic expedition, a feat of scientific achievement and extraordinary endurance.

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