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The National Museum of Australia is a social history museum. We explore the land, nation and people of Australia. We focus on Indigenous histories and cultures, histories of European settlement and our interaction with the environment.
The National Museum is seeking objects that help to tell a story about the adoption of the black swan to represent the state of Western Australia.
A recumbent bicycle on show in our Freewheeling exhibition highlights the record-breaking potential of these cycling machines.
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.