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

COLLECTION TALK: Sir Rex Nan Kivell - Australia's Greatest Forgotten Benefactor?

Event opens
Tue, 8 Sep 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 8 Sep 2015 4:00pm
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Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Wed, 9 Sep 2015 3:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 9 Sep 2015 3:00pm
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IN CONVERSATION: Old Man's Story by Big Bill Neidjie

Event opens
Wed, 9 Sep 2015 6:30pm
Registrations close
Wed, 9 Sep 2015 4:00pm
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TALK: Search, Explore, Connect: New Models for Curating Oral History

Event opens
Tue, 15 Sep 2015 12:30pm
Registrations close
Tue, 15 Sep 2015 12:30pm
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LEARNING Maps for family history

Event opens
Tue, 15 Sep 2015 4:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 15 Sep 2015 4:00pm
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2015 SEYMOUR BIOGRAPHY LECTURE: Robert Drewe

Event opens
Thu, 17 Sep 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 17 Sep 2015 4:00pm
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AUTHOR TALK: First Things First by Kate Llewellyn

Event opens
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 4:00pm
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LEARNING Discover Ancestry.com

Event opens
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 3:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 1:00pm
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AUTHOR TALK: A Mother's Story by Rosie Batty

Event opens
Fri, 25 Sep 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Fri, 25 Sep 2015 4:00pm
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CHILDREN AND FAMILIES: Spring Storytime

Event opens
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:30am
Registrations close
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 11:30am
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CHILDREN'S FILM: Despicable Me (2010, 95 mins, PG)

Event opens
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 1:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 1:00pm
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LEARNING Using Microform Readers

Event opens
Thu, 1 Oct 2015 10:00am
Registrations close
Thu, 1 Oct 2015 10:00am
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BOOK LAUNCH: Moments by Subhash Jaireth

Event opens
Thu, 8 Oct 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 8 Oct 2015 5:30pm
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AUTHOR TALK: Riddledom by David Astle

Event opens
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 4:00pm
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Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:00am
Registrations close
Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:00am
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IN CONVERSATION: The Gallipoli Letter - 100 Years Later

Event opens
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 4:00pm
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EXHIBITION EVENT: William Strutt and Friends - An Artist's Odyssey

Event opens
Sun, 18 Oct 2015 2:00pm
Registrations close
Sun, 18 Oct 2015 12:00pm
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LEARNING Trove Newspapers for Family History

Event opens
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 1:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 1:00pm
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IN CONVERSATION: Marion Halligan and Carmel Bird

Event opens
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 4:00pm
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BOOKS AT BREAKFAST: Plain-Speaking Jane by Jane Caro

Event opens
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 7:30am
Registrations close
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:00pm
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LEARNING Apps for research and study

Event opens
Wed, 28 Oct 2015 2:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 28 Oct 2015 2:00pm
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CURATOR TALK: Portraits of the Famous and Infamous: Rex Nan Kivell Collection

Event opens
Wed, 4 Nov 2015 12:30pm
Registrations close
Wed, 4 Nov 2015 10:00am
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LEARNING Using Microform Readers

Event opens
Thu, 5 Nov 2015 10:00am
Registrations close
Thu, 5 Nov 2015 10:00am
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LECTURE: The War at Home

Event opens
Mon, 9 Nov 2015 5:30pm
Registrations close
Mon, 9 Nov 2015 5:00pm
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IN CONVERSATION: The Lake House by Kate Morton

Event opens
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 4:00pm
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EXHIBITION EVENT: William Strutt's Black Thursday

Event opens
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 4:00pm
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Getting Started @ the Library

Event opens
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 4:00pm
Registrations close
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 4:00pm
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AUTHOR TALK: The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks

Event opens
Mon, 16 Nov 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Mon, 16 Nov 2015 4:00pm
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LEARNING Ephemera at the National Library

Event opens
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 2:00pm
Registrations close
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 2:00pm
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2015 NATIONAL FOLK FELLOW LECTURE: Bluegrass and Old Time Music in Australia - Across Folk and Country

Event opens
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 6:00pm
Registrations close
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 4:00pm
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LEARNING Discover Trove

Event opens
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 3:30pm
Registrations close
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 3:30pm
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