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16 Mar 17

Snowy scheme honoured as a Defining Moment

Group of men on a rail engine, outside a mine. Photo: National Archives of Australia.

The Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme is being honoured as a Defining Moment in Australian history at a plaque presentation in Cooma this Sunday, 19 March 2017.

By National Museum of Australia


10 Mar 17

Singing the past into the future

	Graphic showing human figures lying on a central cushion and looking up into a large, dark dome.

An innovative new project will place visitors ‘inside’ a sacred site and tell a story that spans the country and the stars.

By Margo Neale


6 Mar 17

Transforming the Main Hall

Artists impression of a large hall with people

Treasures from the Museum's collection and a specially commissioned Aboriginal artwork are set to feature in our refurbished Main Hall.

By Greer Gehrt