National Library Australia events

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• Event tickets can be cancelled up to three working days before an event by contacting event organisers on 02 6262 1271 or bookings@nla.gov.au (Mon-Fri 9am-12pm). A full refund will be offered.

• Cancellations requested less than three working days before an event will not be refunded, except when an event is fully booked and a waiting list is being kept.

Up & Coming Events

Friends Creative Arts Fellowship Performance: My Strong Female Ego

Event opens
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 4:00pm
Available

BOOK LAUNCH Burnt Umber

Event opens
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 5:30pm
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LEARNING Using Microform Readers

Event opens
Thu, 1 Sep 2016 10:00am
Registrations close
Thu, 1 Sep 2016 10:00am
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LEARNING Findmypast.com

Event opens
Tue, 6 Sep 2016 1:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 6 Sep 2016 1:00pm
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2016 Kenneth Myer Lecture: Kim Williams AM

Event opens
Wed, 7 Sep 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 7 Sep 2016 4:00pm
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In Conversation: A Handful of Sand

Event opens
Thu, 8 Sep 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 8 Sep 2016 4:00pm
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Collection Talk: The Secrets of Early Maps: Maps that influenced Columbus and Cook

Event opens
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 5:30pm
Registrations close
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 4:00pm
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Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 2:00pm
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Book Talk: Mick: A Life of Randolph Stow

Event opens
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 5:30pm
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2016 Seymour Biography Lecture: David Marr

Event opens
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 4:00pm
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Exhibition Event: Colonial Life and the Art of S.T. Gill

Event opens
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 12:00pm
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LunchtimeTalk: Unearthing Australia's Climate History Since 1788

Event opens
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:30pm
Registrations close
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:00am
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LEARNING eResources

Event opens
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 3:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 3:00pm
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Collection Talk: J.M. Braga Collection: The Portuguese in Macau

Event opens
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 4:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:00pm
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Secrets of the Archives - a Spring Tale

Event opens
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 5:30pm
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Author Talk: Garth Nix

Event opens
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 4:00pm
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LEARNING Using Microform Readers

Event opens
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 10:00am
Registrations close
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 10:00am
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SPRING STORYTIME

Event opens
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 11:30am
Registrations close
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 9:30am
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Family Film - Bee Movie (2007, 91 mins , G)

Event opens
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 1:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 5:30pm
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Book Launch: Children, Parents and the Courts

Event opens
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 5:30pm
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Author Talk: The Boy Behind the Curtain - Tim Winton

Event opens
Sat, 8 Oct 2016 11:30am
Registrations close
Sat, 8 Oct 2016 10:00am
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Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:00am
Registrations close
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:00am
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Author Talk: The Bee Friendly Garden - Doug Purdie

Event opens
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 12:00pm
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Author Talk: An Evening with Richard Roxburgh

Event opens
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 4:00pm
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WWI Military Ancestors

Event opens
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 2:00pm
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Author Talk: On the Trail of Genghis Khan - Tim Cope

Event opens
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 4:00pm
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Wonderlands:Celebrating the Illustrious Life of Robert Ingpen

Event opens
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 12:00pm
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LEARNING Oral Histories

Event opens
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 3:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 3:00pm
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On War - The Centenary of the First Conscription Referendum

Event opens
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 5:30pm
Registrations close
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 4:00pm
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Collection Talk: Dirk Hartog 1616-2016

Event opens
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 4:30pm
Registrations close
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 3:30pm
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BOOK LAUNCH: What do we Want? The Story of Protest in Australia

Event opens
Wed, 2 Nov 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 2 Nov 2016 4:00pm
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LEARNING Using Microform Readers

Event opens
Thu, 3 Nov 2016 10:00am
Registrations close
Thu, 3 Nov 2016 10:00am
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AUTHOR TALK: Passchendaele - Paul Ham

Event opens
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 4:00pm
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Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:00am
Registrations close
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:00am
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AUTHOR TALK: Small Great Things - Jodi Picoult

Event opens
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 4:00pm
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LEARNING Trove Newspapers for Family History

Event opens
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:00pm
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LEARNING Ephemera at the Library

Event opens
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:00pm
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NATIONAL FOLK FESTIVAL LECTURE 2016: The Good Old Concertina - Chris Sullivan

Event opens
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 4:00pm
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PERFORMANCE: Antarctica Day

Event opens
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:30pm
Registrations close
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:30am
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