For Indonesia and Australia, the salvage of Perth has put maritime heritage cooperation into the spotlight, prompting greater bilateral engagement.
The ABC should establish a new relationship with an Indonesian partner, enabling Australians to learn that this humane cause is shared by our close neighbours.
Our knowledge of Asia, our learning, our relationships and our expertise have been under fire for the last 20 years.
Australian institutions and their patrons were slow to wake up to Indonesian artists, but the future looks encouraging.
Foreign correspondent and historian Frank Palmos reflects on his first translating job in Java in 1961.
A discussion on how Australia, ASEAN, and the world might support democracy and human rights in Cambodia.
Read the former Australian foreign minister's remarks made at the "Cambodia on the Brink" conference in Canberra.
What makes the Philippines tick, and what's the one piece of art, object or artefact that could provide an answer?
The ocean is the largest museum in the world
"An encounter between Australian Indonesianists and Indonesian Australianists offers fruitful avenues for both countries
Allied warships being stolen from Southeast Asian waters
Visiting the site of Australia's most famous shipwreck
Elisabeth Kramer's search for the grave of an Australian killed by the Dutch during Indonesia's war of independence