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A Classic Map of Australia

5 February 2014 | Culture

The National Library of Australia’s Mapping Our World exhibit in Canberra is a big hit and runs until 10 March. I spoke about my own mapping interest at the library in late November and admitted that despite my long involvement in map I’m not a collector and certainly...

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Mapping our World

11 November 2013 | Culture

A quick trip to Canberra for the opening of the National Library of Australia's Mapping our World exhibit. It's a superb exhibition, open until 10 March 2014. It features maps from the National Library's own collection, from media mogul Kerry Stoke's superb private co...

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Interesting Maps

5 May 2011 | Living

Recently Maureen and I visited the National Library of Australia in Canberra, a visit which included a spell in their map department looking at some very interesting maps. ▲ Looking at maps in the National Library’s map room We looked at an Indian Ocean naviga...

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