Heritage is all the things that make up Australia's identity - our spirit and ingenuity, our historic buildings, and our unique, living landscapes. Our heritage is a legacy from our past, a living, integral part of life today, and the stories and places we pass on to future generations.
21 May 2013
This second round of funding provides more than $9.49 million to support 235 heritage projects around Australia.
10 April 2013
Development in Parramatta City and the Impact on Old Government House and Domain's World and National Heritage Listed Values: Technical Report
The department recently commissioned a technical report to provide greater certainty for future development in Parramatta CBD.
29 March 2013
The Australian Heritage Council is making a final call for communities and groups across Australia to get involved and register for Australian Heritage Week 2013.
8 February 2013
The Federal Environment Minister today announced that the indigenous values of the Tarkine in Tasmania's North West will be included on the National Heritage List.
1 February 2013
The Australian Government is putting forward a request to extend the existing world heritage area boundary.
7 January 2013
Nominations have been called for the National Heritage List and Commonwealth Heritage List for the 2013-2014 assessment period.
9 November 2012
The Indigenous heritage values of the Wet Tropics will be included as part of the existing Wet Tropics of Queensland National Heritage Listing.
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- Australian Heritage Week
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- Historic Shipwrecks Program factsheet
- Patrimonito Storyboard competition