Old New Land explored Australia’s diverse and unique plants, animals and environments and how people responded and adapted to the land over time.
Previously on show at the National Museum of Australia from 11 March 2001 (originally as Tangled Destinies) to 13 January 2020
Australia’s unique environment and natural history will be explored in a new gallery, Life in Australia (working title) opening in 2021.
Old New Land looked at our changing knowledge of the land, the ways we reacted to the environment and different ways of living with the land.
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Delve deeper into the Museum's collection, to explore more about how land and people, climate, flora, fauna and ecology have shaped life in Australia.