From our blog
30 Oct 2014
Every Australian family wanted one of these. With room for the whole clan on two bench seats, the sleek and robust double Abbott buggy was...
16 Oct 2014
Last week I attended the opening of The Australian Geographic ANZANG Nature Photographer of the Year 2014 exhibition at the South Australian Museum, in Adelaide. It was wonderful...
03 Oct 2014
During the development of the Spirited: Australia’s horse story exhibition, the National Museum has been in contact with numerous breed organisations and representatives from across...
Horses in Australia
This National Museum of Australia project focuses on Australia's equine and equestrian heritage. More about Horses in Australia
More on Spirited, only at the National Museum.
Share your memories and experiences.
From cups won by champions, to a quilt embroidered by a teenage girl.
Explore these special photographic and film features.
Share your pony club story and photo with us as part of the Spirited exhibition.
A research project exploring the origins and passion for bush riding in Australia.
Support the project and share your stories about Australia's horses.
Meet the team working on the Horses in Australia project.
Horses in Australia is part of the National Museum's People and the Environment program. Discover more stories about people's relationships with Australia's natural and built environments on our People and the Environment website.