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National Archives websites will be unavailable between 8:00pm and midnight (AEDT) on Thursday 27 October 2016 due to system upgrades. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Canberra reading room
The Canberra reading room and Orientation Centre will be closed on Wednesday 2 November: Upcoming Reading Room closures