NSFA Gets Emergency Funding


The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) will receive an additional $5.5 million to support digitisation of at risk audio and video in ...Nothing found

Under Southern Skies


Under Southern Skies - The most comprehensive look at navigating the oceans that surround Australia. Kulba Yadail (Old Lyrics) by Billy Missi. ...Nothing found

Sydney Artwork Lights Dark Laneway


From left ~ Lara Schnitger, Clover Moore, Aunty Bronwyn Penrith. Photo: Katherine Griffiths/City of Sydney Ten brightly coloured ...Nothing found

Make Time for Stopping Time at Gallery


STOPPING TIME: Material Prints 3,000 BCE to Now The exhibition presents the full chronological range of printmaking practices from ancient Mesopotamia, ...Nothing found

Lake Cultural Collections Policy Review


Suite of documents to guide library and cultural collections A new draft strategy aims to guide the future of more than 400,000 items that ...Nothing found

The Kidney has a “Special Place in the Heart”


“Freedom gas” named Worst Words of the Year Image credit ~ Garrett Coakley Plain English Foundation has voted freedom gas as the ...Nothing found

The Stain of Colonialism


True extent of colonial frontier massacres revealed as new sites added to interactive map. Historically, we haven't been brave enough to ask the ...Nothing found

On Mistaking Vanuatu for Australia


NSW State Library secures 'holy grail' of Australiana for $1 million. An extraordinarily rare 17th century Spanish document – considered amongst the most ...Nothing found

City Centre Events Funded


Street basketball and a public art festival are among 15 events sharing $820,000 funding to enliven urban precinct. The funding came from ...Nothing found

Between Two Worlds at Newcastle Art Gallery


Kingdom’s long relationship with Australia. Guo Jian ~ untitled ~ Oil on canvas. Courtesy the artist and ARC ONE Gallery, Melbourne BETWEEN ...Nothing found

Hunter Region Place Names


On Saturday, 11 December, 1954, someone named “Boscobel” had the following article published in the Newcastle Morning Herald. Throsby simply cannot ...Nothing found

Virtual reality unearths ancient Indigenous artefacts in Newcastle


Modern technology is providing a glimpse into the world’s oldest surviving culture, with 3D digital scanning and virtual reality re-creating a 6,500-year-old archaeological ...Nothing found

On-the-go legal advice for international students


An app offering students multi-lingual legal information has been launched at the annual Lord Mayor’s Welcome for international students at Sydney Town Hall.  ...Nothing found

Draft Aboriginal Community Plan on public exhibition


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Lake Macquarie will gain better access to services and facilities across the City under a draft ...Nothing found

Greta – Migrant Gateway to the Hunter


This year is the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Greta Army Camp (1939-1949) and ...Nothing found

Artwork ready for the Merriwa silos


Upper Hunter Shire Council begins a large scale public artwork in April, on the GrainCorp silo facilities in Merriwa. This will be ...Nothing found

Growing Passion for Australian Authors


Australian readers love Australian authors and Australian stories. While Tim Winton, Tom Keneally, Judy Nunn ...Nothing found

The State of Australia’s Indigenous Languages


n 1788 there were between 300 and 700 Indigenous languages spoken across Australia by millions of people, as shown in anthropologist Norman Tindale’s 1974 map. ...Nothing found


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