Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Bill poster.  The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bill poster. The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Senator Bob Brown
Apply Senator Bob Brown filter

"I have journeyed on many beautiful rivers of the World..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
Apply South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia filter
Mr Geoffrey Lea
Apply Mr Geoffrey Lea filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter

"I have journeyed on many beautiful rivers of the World..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
Apply South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia filter
Mr Geoffrey Lea
Apply Mr Geoffrey Lea filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter

"SOUTH-WEST TASMANIA must be preserved as wilderness park"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
Apply South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia filter
1976
Apply 1976 filter

"FRANKLIN RIVER BLOCKADE...STAGE 3...STARTS 22nd FEB"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Wilderness Society
Apply Tasmanian Wilderness Society filter

"PEOPLE CARE!"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Wilderness Society
Apply Tasmanian Wilderness Society filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. Examiner...Blockage Target in S-W chosen

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission
Apply Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Age ... Wild River Saved

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Senator Bob Brown
Apply Senator Bob Brown filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Mercury...Olga power scheme doubt...Tasman...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission
Apply Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter

Image Unavailable

"THE DENISON RIVER below Freedoms Gate, South-West Tasmania"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Freedom Gate, Denison River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Freedom Gate, Denison River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Ms Valaree Whatley
Apply Ms Valaree Whatley filter

Image Unavailable

"TASMANIA'S WILDERNESS-LOWER FRANKLIN RIVER"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Mr David Bellamy
Apply Mr David Bellamy filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. Examiner...Poll hits river damming by H.E.C

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Senator Bob Brown
Apply Senator Bob Brown filter

Image Unavailable

"ROCK ISLAND BEND; FRANKLIN RIVER. SOUTH WEST TASMANIA. WORL...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Rock Island Bend, Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Rock Island Bend, Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Wilderness Society
Apply Tasmanian Wilderness Society filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Weekend Australian - No Dam. What it Means

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
High Court of Australia
Apply High Court of Australia filter
Rock Island Bend, Franklin River, South West Tasmania, World Heritage Area

Rock Island Bend, Franklin River, South West Tasmania, World...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Rock Island Bend, Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Rock Island Bend, Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Mr Peter Dombrovskis
Apply Mr Peter Dombrovskis filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. Examiner...No Dam! court 4-3 against Tasmania

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
High Court of Australia
Apply High Court of Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The late city Sun...Franklin Dam Decision...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
High Court of Australia
Apply High Court of Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. Daily Mirror...Court rules Dam decision

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
High Court of Australia
Apply High Court of Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Age ... Hawke in New Dams Row

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Hon Robert 'Bob' J. Hawke
Apply Hon Robert 'Bob' J. Hawke filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Senator Bob Brown
Apply Senator Bob Brown filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The late city sun...FRANKLIN DAM DECISION

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
High Court of Australia
Apply High Court of Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Mercury...Premier warns upper house...Tasm...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
Apply South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia filter
Doug Lowe
Apply Doug Lowe filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Mercury...Franklin saved in power decision...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission
Apply Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. Examiner...No Dam! court 4-3 against Tasmania

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
High Court of Australia
Apply High Court of Australia filter

Image Unavailable

"PEOPLE CARE!"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Wilderness Society
Apply Tasmanian Wilderness Society filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Mercury...Gray expects $500M plus...Tasman...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Rt Hon Malcolm J. Fraser
Apply Rt Hon Malcolm J. Fraser filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Mercury...Fight on power report 'is on'......

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Doug Lowe
Apply Doug Lowe filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter

Image Unavailable

"PEOPLE CARE!"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Wilderness Society
Apply Tasmanian Wilderness Society filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. Examiner...Lower Gordon scheme urged

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission
Apply Tasmanian Hydro Electric Commission filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter

Image Unavailable

"THE STATUE OF TRUGANINI ERECTED ON THE SAND AT LAKE PEDDER....

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia filter
Truganini
Apply Truganini filter
1972
Apply 1972 filter

Image Unavailable

Bill poster. The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bob Brown collection no. 1
Apply Bob Brown collection no. 1 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia filter
Senator Bob Brown
Apply Senator Bob Brown filter