What's On

Format: 22/02/2019
Format: 22/02/2019
Curator Maggie Patton delivering Gallery tour.

Curator Tour

Friday
Friday, 22 February 2019 - 12pm to 1pm
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Every Friday one of our Curators will take you through our exhibitions paying attention to their favourite items and sharing stories from the collections.

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Photo of the life to come book cover
Today

Reading Lounge: Book Club for Friends

Friday
Friday, 22 February 2019 - 3pm to 4pm
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Enjoy a relaxed afternoon talking about books with guest speaker, Richard Neville (Mitchell Librarian), and group discussion.

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Illustration of a penguin in trousers, a man with a beard and koala wearing a suit (who is holding up a pudding with legs and a face and basin hat).

The Magic Pudding: Celebrating 100 years

Saturday 29 September 2018 to Sunday 24 February 2019
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Celebrating the 100th anniversary of one of Australia’s best-known children’s books.

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Blocks of coloured black and white histrorical photograph

UNESCO SIX

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 5 May 2019
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Our UNESCO World Heritage collections displayed together for the very first time.

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Memories on Glass

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 5 May 2019
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A rare personal record of one Australian family's life during the late 19th and early 20th Century. 

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Old black and white photograph of men sitting at the bottom of a large fig tree making boomerangs. A beach can be seen in the background.

Sydney Elders: Continuing Aboriginal Stories

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Sunday 13 October 2019
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A new project by Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Jonathan Jones, who has collaborated with four Sydney elders — Uncle Chicka, Aunty Esme, Aunty Sandra and Uncle Dennis — to tell a very personal story of Aboriginal Sydney.

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Series of three Qantas posters.

Amaze Gallery

Saturday 6 October 2018 to Friday 31 December 2021
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An ever changing selection of fascinating items from the Library's extraordinary collection.

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