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Cover photograph: The earliest intact Melbourne Cup, won by racehorse The Barb, trained by John Tait, in 1866. National Museum of Australia.
All photography by George Serras and Jason McCarthy, except photograph of Gurrumul Yunupingu, The year at a glance, by Michael Smalle. Photographs copyright National Museum of Australia.