Aboriginal Australians have a long rich history of art, music, and hundreds of distinct languages or dialects.

AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM LESSONS: Year Aboriginal Images - This lesson helps to develop students' understanding of Aboriginal culture as well as allowing them to practice writing skills.

In Sydney, Australia, a cameraman filmed a man celebrating Japan's surrender. The clip and its stills have taken on iconic status in Australian history and culture, and symbolize victory in the war. http://www.faith-theology.com/2010_06_01_archive.html

In Sydney, Australia, a cameraman filmed a man celebrating Japan's surrender. The clip and its stills have taken on iconic status in Australian history and culture, and symbolize victory in the war.

Bruno Benini’s partnership with Hazel Benini, a New Zealand born stylist, shaped up to be one of the most influential relationships in the history of Australian fashion...this gorgeous iconic 60s fashion shot was taken in 1966...

Fab studio shot of model Jan Stewart in a striking Mondrian inspired dress. Photograph taken by Bruno Benini in 1966

In 1907, a scandal erupted when Australian swimmer, Annette Kellerman, the first woman to swim across the English Channel, was arrested in Boston for wearing a more form-fitting, one-piece suit.

How Bathing Suits Went From Two-pieces to Long Gowns and Back

Annette Kellerman promotes women’s right to wear a fitted one-piece bathing suit, She was arrested for indecency - Annette Marie Sarah Kellerman July 1886 – 6 November was an Australian professional swimmer, vaudeville star, film actress and writer

•♥•✿ڿڰۣ(̆̃̃•Aussiegirl. Hundreds of huts scattered across the Australian Alps are living history and essential shelter for alpine adventurers.

Pretty Plain Hut, Snowy Mountains Gallery: Huts in the Australian Alps - Australian Geographic

Australian fashion history Racegoers at Randwick Raceourse on Melbourne Cup Day (ca. 1965). It was an era of colourful but conservative fashion in Australia. British model Jean Shrimpton caused quite a stir in the same year when she turned up at Flemington racecourse with a skirt 7.5cm above the knee.  Photo Credit: David Moore/State Library of NSW

Racegoers at Randwick Raceourse on Melbourne Cup Day, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, photograph by David Moore. From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales.

Russell Drysdale, man feeding his dogs 1941 - a pretty important painting in Australian art history

Russell Drysdale, man feeding his dogs 1941 - a pretty important painting in Australian art history

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