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Special Event: A Bush Concert Bird Spotter’s Workshop

We are teaming up with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra to offer  a fun workshop linked to The Bush Concert performance.

cut out bird on pile of books
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Special Book Week Event - Meet Illustrator Phil Lesnie

This special video conference with Illustrator Phil Lesnie, whose work includes the illustrations for Libby Hathorn’s recent book 'A Soldier, a Dog and a Boy' is not to be missed.

field of poppies with loan figure of soldier in distance
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Special Book Week Event

Celebrate Book Week with us and meet children's picture book illustrator Phil Lesnie. Phil will unpack his creative process and lead you in an art making workshop.

man looking straight at camera
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Mary Reibey: - The Woman on the $20 Note

Using original collection materials you will uncover the remarkable story of Mary Reibey and her journey from convict to wealthy business woman.

portrait of woman from 1835
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On The Move: Migration to Australia

See original primary sources of history relating to migration to Australia from 1795 through to the twentieth century.

cover of logbook 1795
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Teaching Stage 3 History: Australia as a Nation

Students explore the factors leading to Federation and migration to Australia and how migrants have contributed to Australia’s economic and social development.

Blinky Bill sketch
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