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Watercolour workshops - Ferdinand Bauer

Explore the genius of botanical artist Ferdinand Bauer  and create your own watercolour artwork under the guidance of an expert art educator.

botanical drawing
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Library Adventures

Uncover the surprising stories and spaces of the State Library of NSW  in a carefully crafted adventure tailored for  all ages.

group of children on a tour
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Walking into Australia

Step back in time to Australia in the 1800’s and into the boots of explorers Edward Eyre, Ludwig Leichhardt, Kennedy and Jacky Jacky and Burke and Wills.

Walking into Australia
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In the frame

Engage with the Library’s amazing photography collection and create your own photographic works.

in the frame photography workshop
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Research Skills for Historical Inquiry

Develop the research skills needed to explore challenging questions and ideas and to think critically about information at your fingertips. 

Research skills for problem based learning
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Striking Gold!

Travel back in time to Australia in the 1800s and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of life on the goldfields. 

Striking Gold!
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Seeking Shakespeare

Discover one of the greatest writers of all time and uncover the little known, unexplored treasures in our extensive collection.

Seeking Shakespeare
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Words of the Eora

Students discover words in the Aboriginal Language of Sydney, the Eora language and create an illustrated dictionary to take back to school.

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