Official sites

Australian government portal

Site includes pages on

–          Aus PMs

–          Aus folklore

Australian Bureau of Statistics

This site includes excellent animated Historical Population chart

News & Media

Sydney Morning Herald

The Age

The Australian

The Monthly

Quarterly Essay

ABC Legends & Lies series

ABC Boyer lectures

SBS homepage

Crikey, alternative media


Journals & Magazines




Australian Book Review (ABR)

Literature & History

Aboriginal tales

Australian and other ebooks

300+ Australian literary and historical texts from the University of Sydney (SETIS)

Australian Poetry Resources Internet Library (APRIL)

Documenting a Democracy

–          Explore via timeline

Picture Australia

Museums & Art Galleries

Online exhibitions from the National Museum of Australia

Australian War Memorial

Online exhibitions