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The National Archives of Australia supports and encourages the dissemination and exchange of information. All data and other material produced by the Archives constitutes Commonwealth copyright. The Archives reserves the right to set out the terms and conditions for the use of such material.

Save for the content on this website supplied by third parties, the Archives’ logo and the Commonwealth Coat of Arms, the Archives has applied the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia Licence. The Archives asserts the right to be recognised as the author of the original material in the following manner:

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As far as practicable, material for which the copyright is owned by a third party will be clearly labelled. The Archives has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that this material has been reproduced on this website with the full consent of the copyright owners.

Enquiries regarding the licence and any use of this website should be sent to or the Communications Manager, National Archives of Australia, PO Box 7425, Canberra Business Centre ACT 2610, Australia.

Please note there are additional terms to those provided by the Creative Commons licence that apply to use of the Archives’ collection material.

Archives’ collection copyright

Various copyright conditions apply to content in the Archives’ collection, depending on the type of material and its age.

Requests for permission to reproduce images and records from the collection should be sent to

Advice about copyright of material in the Archives’ collection can be found in Fact Sheet – Copyright.


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