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


Defining Moments in Australian History

Author Tom Keneally discusses three key events in our history.

Explore more Defining Moments in Australian History

Enter our Kspace app competition

A young girl using the Kspace app Get creative with our free Kspace Augmented Reality Trail app, for your chance to win a $250 Museum Shop voucher. Enter our Kspace competition

Barrister creates history in High Court

Susan Hamilton. Photo: Peter Waddington.The story of Torres Strait Islander barrister Susan Hamilton’s pursuit of justice for her people is new to our Gallery of First Australians. More on Susan Hamilton’s story

Uplifting new acquisitions on show

Midget BraTwo award-winning bras created by Aboriginal women to raise awareness about breast cancer are on show at the National Museum. More on the bra acquisition

Iconic Aboriginal artworks tour Japan

Stunning contemporary works from our Canning Stock Route collection are going on show in Japan, at the start of a major international tour. More on the One Road exhibition

A History of the World in 100 Objects from the British Museum. Opens 9 September.