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18 Jan 2022
Discover school holiday activities from home with the National Library
Read, listen, learn and play your way through a series of fun school holiday activities.
Australian Reading Hour 2021
Revising the Life of Bennelong
Take a Look
7 Jun 2021
Banjo Paterson: From Acquisition to Exhibition
The National Library, your home of Australian stories, is proud to be the custodian of the...
A Night In with Bri Lee
Talks / Lecture
Curator Talk: Why the Artists of the Picturesque Atlas Matter
Learning Webinar: Using the Oral History and Folklore Collection
13 Apr 2021
Zimmermann + Athol Shmith: Fashion Photography
In September 2020, fashion label Zimmermann launched their 2021 Spring Collection, Wild Botanica. The collection features...
Sydney Writers' Festival 2021: Live screenings
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