An evolving collection of recordings of key past and current lectures, forums and symposiums held at the National Museum of Australia – listen to them anywhere, anytime, or subscribe to our podcast service.

Recent programs


Landmark women: Michelle Hetherington

Michelle Hetherington, Senior Curator, National Museum of Australia

Landmark Women, 21 November 2014

Michelle discusses her life and career as a curator having researched and developed a number of major exhibitions for both the National Library of Australia and the National Museum of Australia.

cook, exhibition, exploration, journeys, pacific



Equitation science: understanding how horses think and learn

Professor Paul McGreevy, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney

Spirited lecture series, 14 November 2014

As co-founder of the International Society for Equitation Science, Paul discusses his approach to understanding how horses think and learn as well as his involvement as an adviser in the development of the Spirited: Australia’s horse story exhibition.

history, horse, leisure, sport

Now with transcripts

Transcripts are often published after MP3 files. Here are the latest additions.

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