The Malcolm Fraser Collection at the University of Melbourne comprises documents, photographs, books and other material relating to the life, family and career of the Rt Hon. Malcolm Fraser, Prime Minister of Australia from 1975 to 1983. The collection complements the official records held at the National Archives of Australia (NAA) as well as a number of other personal and political collections at the University of Melbourne.
The collection spans Mr Fraser’s life and interests, and includes material relating to:
This web site aims firstly to provide access to selected material from the collection - primarily photographs and speeches - as well as information about the collection and Mr Fraser's life and career.
The Malcolm Fraser Collection will continue to grow as further material is transferred to the University of Melbourne from the NAA, from Malcolm Fraser's personal collections, and from related sources such as those who worked for him and who have studied him. For further information, see About the collection.
An interview with Malcolm Fraser features in the latest edition of the University of Melbourne Student Union paper, Farrago. Malcolm Fraser: The View From Here, but Derrick Krusche.
The University of Melbourne Archives is excited to announce the launch of Malcolm Fraser: Guide to Archives of Australia's Prime Ministers. The Guide is a joint publication with the National Archives of Australia and will be launched by Dr Margaret Simons, the Hon. Simon Crean and Petro Georgiou. A full copy of the Guide is available online here. For more information contact the University of Melbourne Archives.