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Has Australia Forgotten Its Irish Past? Opinion - Posted on 17 March 2015

Up to a third of Australians have Irish ancestors but that heritage and rich culture is not strongly celebrated here, writes Ronan McDonald.

Irish Anzacs Remembered in Online Database Article - Posted on 29 October 2014

A database developed at UNSW aims to identify the estimated 6,000 Irish-born enlistments in the Australian Army during WWI.

Irish in Australia ‘Were Not Shirkers’ in First World War In The Media - Posted on 17 October 2014
Former President of Ireland on peace and religion Article - Posted on 18 September 2014

Dr Mary McAleese has given a UNSW audience insight into peace-building in Northern Ireland.

Dr Mary McAleese to speak at UNSW Article - Posted on 26 August 2014

The Global Irish Studies Centre will welcome former President of Ireland Dr Mary McAleese back to Australia more than a decade after she stood in the Opera House to announce the campaign to establish a Chair in Irish Studies at UNSW.

2014 ISAANZ Postgraduate Essay Prize Article - Posted on 3 July 2014

The editors of the Australasian Journal of Irish Studies (AJIS) and the Irish Studies Association of Australia and New Zealand (ISAANZ)  are delighted to announce the 2014 ISAANZ Irish Studies Postgraduate Essay prize.

Launch of the "Old Irish Sydney' walking app Article - Posted on 17 March 2014

The Dictionary of Sydney & the Consulate General of Ireland launch a new walking tour app 'Old Irish Sydney' 

St Patrick's Day: Ireland Deserves a Better Brand, To Be Sure In The Media - Posted on 16 March 2014

Rónán McDonald's discusses the distinction between 'country and commercial brand' in the Sydney Morning Herald.

UNSW's Dr Jeff Kildea appointed to UCD Keith Cameron Chair in Australian History 2014 Article - Posted on 5 March 2014

Dr Jeff Kildea is appointed to the Keith Cameron Chair in Australian History