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Captain James Cook arrived in the Pacific 250 years ago.
Captain James Cook arrived in the Pacific 250 years ago.
This event was an online live discussion on 2 July 2020.
Coal earned Australia almost $70 billion in export revenue in 2018-19, yet the industry’s future is uncertain.
Bright young Australians are interested in becoming teachers, but are put off by low pay and poor career progression. That’s the finding of Australia’s first su...
Adele Ferguson on tracing the origins of the Australian banking scandal. Filmed at State Library of Queensland for Talking Ideas on 12 August 2019.
Behrouz Boochani streamed from Manus Island, joined by collaborator and translator, Omid Tofighian on stage. Filmed at State Library of Queensland for Talking I...