National Archives review begins as agency races to save 'at risk' records

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated April 21 2019 - 9:47pm, first published 2:00pm

Nearly 200,000 hours of recordings containing Australia's memory are at risk under a looming six-year deadline to save the National Archives' vulnerable files, its director-general says.

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Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on doug.dingwall@canberratimes.com.au

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