Bitesize Lunchtime Talk: The Secret Code-breakers of Central Bureau


Thursday, 17 August 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm


  • General Admission: FREE
  • State Library Friends Members: FREE

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Metcalfe Auditorium, Ground Floor

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The Secret Code-breakers of Central Bureau

With David Dufty

David Dufty will talk about one of the lesser known stories of Australia’s military history. During the Second World War, Australian code-breakers and intelligence organisation members built their own version of the famous UK Bletchley Park from scratch. David will talk about this group of talented individuals who significantly influenced the course of the Pacific War.

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