June 2012


NAIDOC Week 2012

The first week of July is NAIDOC Week. NAIDOC Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  The Friday of NAIDOC Week is National Aboriginal and Islander Day. Events are held throughout the week and there is a poster competition.  For more…

Old news

The National Library of Australia is digitising old newspapers and making them available online.  Do you need to research past events or opinions?  Are you looking for primary sources?  Do you want to have a lot of fun exploring the past of your country, your home town, or…