Event
Reel Classics: Mae West Double: She Done him Wrong (1933) + I’m No Angel (1933)
14 September 2019

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

NFSA Friends - Hugh Watson: Songs of Peace and Protest
Event
13 September 2019
NFSA Friends - Hugh Watson: Songs of Peace and Protest

Friends of the National Film and Sound Archive presents stories that celebrate film and music

Guest Speaker: Unmasking Nolan's hidden paintings with Dr Paula Dredge
Event
12 September 2019
Guest Speaker: Unmasking Nolan's hidden paintings with Dr Paula Dredge

Dr Paula Dredge shares her ground-breaking research on Sidney Nolan’s innovative use of household paint in the mid-1940s

The Garden City
Exhibition
7 September 2019—2 November 2019
The Garden City

For 90 years the Horticultural Society of Canberra has been there to inspire, educate—and sometimes console—Canberra gardeners and their backyard efforts.

Floor Talk: Aboriginal Tent Embassy
Event
5 September 2019
Floor Talk: Aboriginal Tent Embassy

The Aboriginal Tent Embassy has been the focus for Aboriginal political rights in Canberra for the past 47 years

Reel Classics: Calamity Jane (1953)
Event
24 August 2019
Reel Classics: Calamity Jane (1953)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema.

Collector Talk: John and Liz Baker
Event
21 August 2019
Collector Talk: John and Liz Baker

Learn what inspires John and Liz Baker to collect an object to put in their home.

In Conversation: Mark Fraser and Virginia Rigney
Event
19 August 2019
In Conversation: Mark Fraser and Virginia Rigney

Explore the new Nolan Collection exhibition with Senior Curator Virginia Rigney in conversation with Mark Fraser, Curator for the estate of Lady Nolan, widow of Sir Sidney Nolan

Children's Workshop: Puppet Making with Hilary Talbot
Event
Cancelled
17 August 2019
Children's Workshop: Puppet Making with Hilary Talbot
Cancelled

Join renowned artist Hilary Talbot for a puppet making workshop especially for children

Exhibition
Tom Buckland: Apollo Lunar Module (1:2 Scale) 2019
17 August 2019—19 October 2019

Fifty years ago, landing on the moon required a vehicle not designed for this world, so the Apollo Lunar Module was born

Floor talk: AIDEX protests
Event
15 August 2019
Floor talk: AIDEX protests

Join Guy Hansen and Jacob Grech as they discuss the AIDEX anti arms sales protests

Reel Classics: Babette’s Feast (1987)
Event
10 August 2019
Reel Classics: Babette’s Feast (1987)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema.

Old Graham: Collecting in the bush
Exhibition
10 August 2019—30 November 2019
Old Graham: Collecting in the bush

After buying and restoring ‘Old Graham’ House at Hovells Creek, John and Liz Baker began to collect all sorts of colonial and Australiana items to fill it.

Film Screening: Looby
Event
8 August 2019
Film Screening: Looby

Looby is the story of what happens when an artist chooses to speak out

Event
Panel: 50th anniversary of LGBTIQ activism and reform in Canberra
27 July 2019
Booked out

Australia’s first organisation for homosexual rights, the Homosexual Law Reform Society of the ACT, was founded on 27 July 1969 at a public meeting in Canberra.

Reel Classics: Forty Ninth Parallel (1941)
Event
27 July 2019
Reel Classics: Forty Ninth Parallel (1941)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Activism: Curator Floor Talk
Event
25 July 2019
Activism: Curator Floor Talk

Explore the many ways Canberrans show they care