National Library Australia events

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Refund Policy

• 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

FILM: Chinese Horrorfest

Event opens
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 5:00pm
Available

BOOK LAUNCH Nobody's Hero by Don Aitkin

Event opens
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Mon, 15 Feb 2016 5:30pm
Available

Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Wed, 17 Feb 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 17 Feb 2016 2:00pm
Available

The British Encounter the Celestial Empire

Event opens
Thu, 18 Feb 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 18 Feb 2016 5:00pm
Available

Sweet and Sour History

Event opens
Sat, 20 Feb 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sat, 20 Feb 2016 1:00pm
Available

A Celestial Evening - 20 February 2016: VIP Viewing of Celestial Empire & Dinner

Event opens
Sat, 20 Feb 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 17 Feb 2016 4:00pm
Available

Pu'erh Tea: Ancient Caravans and Urban Chic

Event opens
Sun, 21 Feb 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sun, 21 Feb 2016 12:00pm
Available

LEARNING Study smart

Event opens
Wed, 24 Feb 2016 4:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 24 Feb 2016 4:00pm
Available

China's Rise and the Global Order: Josette Sheeran, President and CEO, Asia Society Australia

Event opens
Thu, 25 Feb 2016 4:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 25 Feb 2016 3:00pm
Available

In Conversation - Otherland: Ouyang Yu

Event opens
Thu, 25 Feb 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 25 Feb 2016 4:00pm
Available

BOOK LAUNCH Backlash: Australia's Conflict of Values over Live Exports

Event opens
Tue, 1 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 1 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Available

Fluid Trajectories

Event opens
Thu, 3 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 3 Mar 2016 4:00pm
Available

LECTURE & LAUNCH Taking Flight

Event opens
Tue, 8 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 8 Mar 2016 5:30pm
Available

FILM: Shanghai Noon

Event opens
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 1:00pm
Available

IN CONVERSATION: Ancient Wisdom, Modern Breath

Event opens
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 5:00pm
Available

2016 Canberra Day Oration: Emeritus Professor John Warhurst

Event opens
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 12:00pm
Registrations close
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 11:00am
Available

The Stamp of Authority: Printing in the Celestial Court

Event opens
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 5:00pm
Available

EXPERIENCE CHINA: China Under the Skin

Event opens
Sat, 19 Mar 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sat, 19 Mar 2016 1:00pm
Available

A Celestial Evening - 19 March 2016: VIP Viewing of Celestial Empire & Dinner

Event opens
Sat, 19 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 4:00pm
Available

NATIONAL FOLK FESTIVAL CONCERT: Wang Zheng Ting

Event opens
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 5:00pm
Available

I am ME

Event opens
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:30pm
Registrations close
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00am
Available

Who were the Manchus?

Event opens
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 5:00pm
Available

The Story of the Stone: Cao Xuequin and his Bannerman friends

Event opens
Thu, 7 Apr 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 7 Apr 2016 5:00pm
Available

FILM: The Last Emperor

Event opens
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 1:00pm
Available

A Celestial Evening - 16 April 2016: VIP Viewing of Celestial Empire & Dinner

Event opens
Sat, 16 Apr 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:00pm
Available

Introduction to Chinese Painting

Event opens
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 12:00pm
Available

A Celestial Evening - 14 May 2016: VIP Viewing of Celestial Empire & Dinner

Event opens
Sat, 14 May 2016 6:00pm
Registrations close
Fri, 13 May 2016 12:00pm
Available