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16 Dec 20
14 Feb 21
Recipients of the 2021 Australian of the Year Awards

2021 Australian of the Year Exhibition

National Museum of Australia

This exhibition celebrates the eight extraordinary state and territory recipients of the 2021 Australian of the Year Awards. Learn about their lives, aspirations and experiences through objects of...

3 Dec 20
8 Mar 21
A portrait of Australia exhibition, photograph by Colin Beard

A Portrait of Australia: Stories through the lens of Australian Geographic

National Museum of Australia

This exhibition celebrates the bush, the outback, the coast and the people who live there. Featuring photographs from the Australian Geographic archive, it will transport you to some of the most...

19 Jan 21
19 Jan 22
Olims 1927

ANZAC Day at Olims Bar and Bistro

Olims Bar and Bistro - Mercure Canberra

Join Mercure Canberra and the Olims Bar and Bistro team this ANZAC day, right down the road from the War Memorial - the prefect place to remember and celebrate all those who have fallen. There will...

29 Jan 21
The cast of Mean Girls.

Arc Out Loud: Mean Girls Quote-A-Long

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia

Next in our series of Arc Out Loud screenings, come spend some time with the greatest people you will ever meet - and the worst! The ultimate high school clique comedy, Mean Girls is written by...

26 Jan 21
Family picnicing

Australia Day great Aussie Picnics, Lake Burley Griffin

Regatta point - Various venues

Join the Great Aussie Picnic this Australia Day. Choose from five different locations, each with their own vibe which are spread around Lake Burley Griffin’s bridge to bridge walk. Kick back and...

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