Current Events

  1. Hand-on history

    15 January 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Our engaging hands-on history program answers these questions and more.

  2. Family tour

    16 January 2019

    Free family activity
    Second World War Galleries entrance, 10.15am

    Join the Education team for a 30-minute tour designed for children and their families, and discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects on display.

  3. Hands-on history

    16 January 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Our engaging hands-on history program answers these questions and more.

  4. Family tour

    17 January 2019

    Free family activity
    Second World War Galleries entrance, 10.15am

    Join the Education team for a 30-minute tour designed for children and their families, and discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects on display.

  5. Hands-on history

    17 January 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Our engaging hands-on history program answers these questions and more.

  6. Make and create

    17 January 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Education Space, Lower galleries, 11.30am - 1pm

    Children and their families are invited to join the Education team for a free craft session.

  7. Behind the lens: nurses and cameras

    17 January 2019

    Free public talk
    BAE Systems Theatre, 12.30pm

    Many Australian nurses who enlisted for overseas service were keen to record their friends and work. Join a Photographs, Film and Sound curator to explore some of the collection’s photographs taken by nurses.

  8. Story time

    18 January 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 10:30am

    Hear stories of brave animals, extraordinary people, and faraway places brought to life through puppets, uniforms, and educational toys.

  9. Make and create

    18 January 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Education Space, Lower galleries, 11.30am - 1pm

    Children and their families are invited to join the Education team for a free craft session.