Seven decades of academic excellence

From within the walls of lecture theatres and research labs set across a leafy sanctuary at the heart of the national capital has grown one of world’s leading centres of academic excellence.

From within the walls of lecture theatres and research labs set across a leafy sanctuary at the heart of the national capital has grown one of world’s leading centres of academic excellence.

And throughout the growth of ANU, a team of trusty photographers have captured the University’s key moments for future generations to admire.

Whether it has been Bush Week, the opening of new buildings or the arrival of Prime Ministers or Presidents, it’s all been captured on film (and now memory card) by ANU photographers.

Take a look back through the years in our photo gallery below.