Jane Brown, Tumbarumba, NSW, 2012

The Australian Centre was founded in January 1989 with the assistance of a grant from the Hugh Williamson Foundation.
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The Lone Hand Illustrated Monthly

The Australian Centre aims to develop research capacity in two key areas: the colonial Australian archive and contemporary Australian cultural practices. Learn more about Annual topics and Publications.

Richmond Roller Skating photo: SLV

The Australian Centre administers a series of prizes for outstanding endeavour in the visual arts, creative writing and biographical studies. More information...

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A list of humanities and creative arts databases, literary and creative writing publications, and other useful online resources.