National Library of Australia

The National Library of Australia, opened in  1968 is a fortune trove of Australian books, original copies, daily papers, notable reports, oral history, music, and pictures. Its most profitable belonging are Captain Cook’s journal (1768-71) and Wills’ diary of his expedition…

Read More

The New Parliament House

The last satisfaction of engineer Walter Burley Griffin’s vision for Canberra in 1912, New Parliament House is a wonder of cutting edge construction modeling. The boomerang-molded structure settles serenely into Capital Hill and was intended to supplant the Provisional Parliament…

Read More

The Australian War Memorial Canberra

The Australian War Memorial is Australia’s national memorial to the individuals from its armed forces and supporting associations who have passed on or taken an interest in wars including the Commonwealth of Australia. The memorial incorporates a broad national military…

Read More