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Keeping Our Stories Alive

Your valued donations to our Annual Appeal in 2016 helped the National Museum of Australia to acquire a first edition of Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes or ‘Voyage of Discovery in Southern Lands’.

Four women looking at a book.

Supporters inspecting the plates in Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes

The rare ‘Voyage of Discovery in Southern Lands’ publication featured in The Art of Science: Baudin’s Voyagers 1800–1804 exhibition at the National Museum in 2018. It is also available for future generations to study and enjoy.

Commissioned by Napoleon, ‘Voyage of Discovery in Southern Lands’ records early exploration and mapping of Australia’s uncharted coastlines, encounters with Indigenous peoples and colonists, natural history specimens and animals.

Thank you

We gratefully thank these donors who supported our 2016 Keeping Our Stories Alive appeal.

Margaret Alexander
Graeme and Linda Beveridge
R Blake
Daryl Blaxland
Keith Bradley AM
Nicole Bright
HM & JE Brown
Dr Geoffrey Burkhardt
Deb Cameron
John Connolly
Merrell Davis OAM
PA Degens
Wayne Godfrey
EA Grant
Dr Marian Hill
Julie Hotchin and Colin Bridge
Margaret Hughes
Vicki Humphrey

William Hyland
Dr Anthea Hyslop
Dr JV Johnson CSC AAM
Joan Kitchen
Pat Kneebone
Edward Kruger
Lady Jodie Leonard
Nicholas Lidstone
Marjorie Lindenmayer
Love Family
Joan Macrae
Mr and Mrs Maple
Dr Don McMichael
Dr Betty Meehan
Dr Michael Michie
Annalisa Millar
Prof John Mulvaney AO CMG
Jim and Sophia Notaras

L Ovington
JW de Persse
Margaret Reid AO
Jennifer Rowland
Dr Roslyn Russell
Lyndall Ryan
Dick and Pip Smith Foundation
Rodney Teakle
Elizabeth Truswell
David and Linnett Turner
Denis Warne
Gabrielle Watt
Norm and Joy Wheatley
Maitland Wheeler
Sally White OAM
Col. Craig and Suzanne Wood

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