Digital learning resources

NFSA Digital Learning combines the former Screen Australia Digital Learning websites and NFSA’s online education resources. These content rich education websites feature thousands of video and audio clips available for streaming and downloading.

Digital Resource Finder

A database of almost 400 clips matched with print-friendly two-page resource sheets. Includes background information, engaging student research and classroom activities.

Education collection on australianscreen

Over 1,000 clips on australianscreen are searchable by curriculum categories and have teachers notes developed by Education Services Australia through The Le@rning Federation.

Twelve Canoes

Paints a compelling portrait of the people, history, culture and place of the Yolngu people. A study guide which supports this website is available from Metro Magazine

Australian History Timeline

Search film excerpts via people, place and decade.

National Treasures

Treasures from Australia’s National Heritage List.

Australians at Work

These video clips show everyday Australians at work in a variety of contexts.

Completely Gorgeous

An hilarious and helpful look at body image for modern girls and guys.

On the rails

Interactive journey following Australian trains through time and place.

Wireless to web

A selective history of broadcast media in Australia.

Charles Darwin

Darwin’s historic Beagle voyage featuring interactive learning activities.


The vital role of ceremony in the Yolngu culture.

Talkback Classroom learning journeys

Follow Australian secondary students as they interview leading decision makers and investigate the issues that matter.

Arts portal

Access a wealth of performing and visual arts resources.

Investigating national treasures

Join cartoonist Warren Brown as he discovers national treasures that bring Australian history to life.

DIY doco

Engage students in the world of documentary storytelling.

Australian biography

Extraordinary Australians talk about their lives.

Pacific stories

A gateway to the Pacific region. Features a teacher guide and interactive map.

Constructing Australia

Three powerful stories of nation building – the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Kalgoorlie Pipeline and the Overland Telegraph.

Mabo - The Native Title Revolution

The Mabo legal case and the important issues it raises.

Captain James Cook

Explores one of the greatest explorers of all time.

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