2010 Forum library tours

In 2010 there were 4 tours. The tours were held on Tuesday 19 October, starting at 1 pm and finishing in time for the Forum’s Welcome Reception. The tours included a stop for afternoon tea.

Note: Numbers were limited for each tour and were assigned on a first come, first served basis.

Tour 1: Parliamentary Library, High Court of Australia, National Library of Australia, Map

1:00 pm

Started at the front of Parliament House.

1:00 – 2:00 pm
Parliamentary Library

Parliament House

2:30 – 3:15 pm
High Court of Australia Library
Parkes Place
3:30 pm
Afternoon Tea
4:00 – 5:00 pm
National Library of Australia
Parkes Place

Tour 2: Lu Rees Archive, War Memorial Library, Map

1:00 pm
Started at the main entrance foyer of the National Library of Australia.
1:45 – 2:30 pm
Lu Rees Archive – University of Canberra Library
Kirini Street, Bruce
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Afternoon Tea
The Terrace Cafe, Australian War Memorial
3:30 – 4:15 pm
Australian War Memorial Research Centre
Treloar Crescent, Campbell

Tour 3: Australian National Botanic Gardens Library, CSIRO Library, AIATSIS Library, Map

1:00 pm
Started at the Visitors Centre of the Australian National Botanic Gardens Library.
1:00 – 1:45 pm
Australian National Botanic Gardens Library
Botany Building, ANBG, Clunies Ross Street, Acton
2:00 – 2:45 pm
CSIRO Library
CSIRO Discovery Centre, Clunies Ross Street, Acton
3:00 pm
Bus – Daley Road
3:15 pm
Afternoon Tea
National Museum of Australia Cafe
3:45 – 4:30 pm
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Library
Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula
5:03 pm
Bus from NMA to National Library via Civic

Tour 4: National Library of Australia, National Gallery of Australia, Australian Prime Ministers Centre Library, Map

1:00 pm
Started at the main entrance foyer of the National Library of Australia.
1:15 – 2:00 pm
National Library of Australia
Parkes Place
2:20 – 3:15 pm
National Gallery of Australia
Parkes Place
3:30 pm
Afternoon Tea
National Gallery of Australia, Parkes Place
4:00 – 4:45 pm
Australian Prime Ministers Centre Library
Museum of Australian Democracy, Old Parliament House