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Maps By Night: Women at Sea

Maps By Night: Women at Sea

30 January 2014, 6pm-7pm
Theatre, Lower Ground 1

Join author Marele Day, and Library staff Marie-Louise Ayres and Fiona Hooton as they explore the lives of three women: Rose de Freycinet, Mrs Cook and Louis Girardin as they travelled the seas.


Enjoy an exhibition dinner at bookplate - open late on Thursdays only from 30 January to 20 February 2014.

Bookings essential:

PLEASE NOTE: Admission to the Mapping Our World: Terra Incognita to Australia exhibition is not included in this event booking. Book your exhibition tickets NOW