Skip links


Media Literate Citizens


Explore the importance of media in our everyday lives with the Museum of Australian Democracy (MoAD) in this online event. Students will practice their visual thinking skills, create a cartoon and reflect on how they engage with media.


While We Watched + Q&A

NFSA McCoy Cct, Acton, Canberra

Join the NFSA in Canberra for a screening of While We Watched (2022), a riveting documentary about the importance of independent news media and its relevance in an age of misinformation and competing arguments. Followed by a Q & A.


Young Australians, News Engagement and News Literacy 

Are young people really disengaged with news and current affairs? Or is this a myth? This online seminar, hosted by the News & Media Research Center at the University of Canberra, presents findings from a new report “News and Young Australians in 2023: How Children and Teens Access, Perceive and are Affected by News Media”.