This surreal black-and-white animation from 1931 was produced by the Australian Dried Fruits Association’s Dried Fruits Publicity Committee.
Sonia Gherdevich, NFSA’s Senior Manager, Collection Stewardship, will be reporting from the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in South Africa, from 15-21 August 2015.
In 1979 two young Australians invented the first Fairlight sampling synthesizer and changed electronic music forever. We have one in working condition!
Documents and artefacts curator Jenny Gall takes a closer look at two of the Picnic at Hanging Rock costumes in our online exhibition.
Anne Louise Lambert is coming to the NFSA for the 40th anniversay screening of Picnic at Hanging Rock on 7 August 2015. We spoke with her about the film’s legacy, and the effect it had on her life.
NFSA experts understand the importance of sharing their knowledge and experience with their peers. Conservation Manager Mick Newnham recently spent five days training remote Indigenous archivists.
We welcome the one and only Margaret Pomeranz as the first NFSA Ambassador, helping us promote the national collection and the importance of audiovisual preservation.
The NFSA’s Graham McDonald records Australian country music stars and emerging artists on lacquer disc at the Tamworth Country Music Festival.