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Heritage

Australia's heritage

Offers information and resources on the conservation of Australia's natural, Indigenous and historic heritage including the management of Australia's World Heritage and the National Heritage List.

Department of the Environment

Australia's world heritage list

Index page for Australian properties on the World Heritage List. This site has a map of the properties and provides links to further information.

Department of the Environment

Australian Heritage Council

Provides advice to the Australian Government on heritage matters. The Council assesses nominations for the National Heritage List and the Commonwealth Heritage List and compiles the Register of the National Estate.

Department of the Environment

Australian Heritage Database

Contains information about more than 20,000 natural, historic and Indigenous places. The database includes: places in the World Heritage List; the National Heritage List; the Commonwealth Heritage list; the Register of the National Estate; the List of Overseas Places of Historic Significance to Australia and places under consideration, or that may have been considered for, any one of these lists.

Department of the Environment

Australian National Maritime Museum

Museum's blog, updated by staff across all areas of the museum, has stories about exhibitions, artifacts, fun activities and experiences at sea.

Australian National Maritime Museum

Australian National Shipwreck Database

Includes all known shipwrecks in Australian waters. Search for shipwrecks, relics, sunken aircraft and other maritime cultural heritage. Includes links to premit applications and reporting forms.

Department of the Environment

Indigenous Australians caring for country

The Australian Government has a long history of working with Indigenous people, particularly in natural resource management and heritage related activities.

Department of the Environment

MyEnvironment

iPhone, iPad and iPod touch - Search for information about heritage sites, wetlands, national parks and protected plants and animals in any Australian location.

Department of the Environment

Records about Indigenous Australians

Australian Government records held by the National Archives include a lot of information relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their histories.

National Archives of Australia

Sydney Harbour Federation Trust

Sydney Harbour is one of the most beautiful harbours in the world and a great Australian landscape. Magnificent headlands, islands, bays and beaches form a string of accessible urban parks. The parklands managed by the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust encompass the natural and cultural heritage of Sydney.

Sydney Harbour Federation Trust

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