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


Talented artists share their stories

Kylie CaldwellFive talented Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists have shared their work in Canberra as part of NAIDOC Week and the Encounters exhibition. More on our artists in residence

What's your Defining Moment in Australian food?

cake in the form of a trainFrom the first jar of Vegemite to the launch of the Women’s Weekly birthday cake book, join the fun as we look at Quirky Moments in Australian History. More Defining Moments in food

New Johnny Warren football display

Johnny WarrenThe story of Johnny Warren and the Australian soccer team’s first international tournament win is new to our Journeys gallery. More on the Johnny Warren collection

Science and environmental history prize open

A windmillSubmissions are now open for the 2017 Mike Smith Student Prize for History of Australian Science or Australian Environmental History. More on the Mike Smith student prize

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