To zoom in press the + button, that you find on the left side of the map
To zoom out press the - button, that you find on the left side of the map
To move the map left, right, up or down use the arrow buttons or drag the map using the mouse
To change the view of the map press the buttons MAP, SAT or TER (where SAT is satellite and TER is terrain). After you press the button SAT you will notice that you have a checkbox called labels. If you wish to have the main streets labeled make sure the checkbox is checked. Otherwise uncheck the box.
Note: Drag the map if you want to see a different region.
1922 - The first Archibald Prize for portraiture is won by William McInnes.
1972 - A tent embassy is set up in Canberra outside Parliament House, protesting land rights.