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Explore Australia’s diverse and unique plants, animals and environments in Old New Land. See how people have responded and adapted to the land over time.

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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.

The cultural riches of ancient south-east Australia

Archaeologist Josephine Flood discusses human occupation, artefacts, plants and animals, including bogong moths, in a history of archaeological excavations in the south-eastern highlands of the ACT and NSW, from Cloggs Cave, to Birrigai and Bogong Cave.
Extinction of the thylacine 3:29

The tragic history of the Tasmanian tiger, once found across Australia

Combating feral rabbits in Australia 9:08

Scientist Brian Coman on the impact of rabbits on his life and work

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