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Maps of the Pacific

13 Nov 2021 to 24 Apr 2022

Explore the beauty, art and science of mapping across three centuries through a large selection of maps, charts, atlases and globes of the Pacific,...

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  • Exhibition
  • On Site

Nexus

8 Nov 2021 to 31 Mar 2022

For 200 years the Royal Society of New South Wales has been a nexus of ideas and discovery, challenging us to think differently,

Starry sky
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  • Free

How's Tricks?

26 Jun 2021 to 27 Mar 2022

Spectacular illusions, bamboozling tricks, and death-defying escapes — step behind the velvet curtain and be amazed as Australia’s stage magic...

The Great Lavante poster
  • Exhibition
  • Free

Dyarubbin

27 Mar 2021 to 28 Aug 2022

Darug knowledge-holders, artists and educators Leanne Watson, Jasmine Seymour, Erin Wilkins and Rhiannon Wright share their culture and stories of...

Sackville Reach, Dyarubbin (Hawkesbury River) photograph by Joy Lai  2020 
  • Exhibition
  • Ongoing
  • Free

Amaze Gallery

An ever changing selection of fascinating items from the Library's extraordinary collection.

  • Exhibition
  • Ongoing
  • Free

Paintings from the Collection

More than 300 original artworks from the Library’s unique collection of landscape and portrait paintings.

Oil painting. Panoramic scene of a harbour.
  • Special event
  • Onsite and online
  • Free

The BAD Sydney 2021 Crime Writers Festival

Thursday
Thu 2 Dec 2021
Repeats every day until Sun Dec 05 2021 .
Friday
Fri 3 Dec 2021
Saturday
Sat 4 Dec 2021
Sunday
Sun 5 Dec 2021

An annual event that explores what crime can tell us about human beings today and in the past.

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  • Virtual excursion
  • Free

Kickstart your research for the HSC

Thursday
Thu 2 Dec 2021
  • series: HSC help!
  • series: Schools

Have you started studying for HSC 2022? Do you know where to start? Come along to our online workshop!

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  • Special event
  • Onsite and online
  • Free

The BAD Sydney 2021 Crime Writers Festival

Thursday
Thu 2 Dec 2021
Friday
Fri 3 Dec 2021
Saturday
Sat 4 Dec 2021
Sunday
Sun 5 Dec 2021

An annual event that explores what crime can tell us about human beings today and in the past.

BAD crime writers festival logo
  • Virtual excursion
  • Free

Exploring our Environment

Friday
Fri 3 Dec 2021
  • series: Schools

Take a walk with us and investigate our land’s unique geography. 

Drawing of bushland
  • Special event
  • Onsite and online
  • Free

The BAD Sydney 2021 Crime Writers Festival

Thursday
Thu 2 Dec 2021
Friday
Fri 3 Dec 2021
Saturday
Sat 4 Dec 2021
Sunday
Sun 5 Dec 2021

An annual event that explores what crime can tell us about human beings today and in the past.

BAD crime writers festival logo
  • Special event
  • Onsite and online
  • Free

The BAD Sydney 2021 Crime Writers Festival

Thursday
Thu 2 Dec 2021
Friday
Fri 3 Dec 2021
Saturday
Sat 4 Dec 2021
Sunday
Sun 5 Dec 2021

An annual event that explores what crime can tell us about human beings today and in the past.

BAD crime writers festival logo