Public Health Emergency in the ACT

A Public Health Emergency has been declared in the ACT for the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more.

Canberra Like us on facebook Follow us on twitter Follow us on Google+

All events on today

6 Dec 19
29 Nov 20
Fun games will entertain the whole family for hours

Behind the Lines: The year's best political cartoons 2019

Museum of Australian Democracy

The new iteration of Behind the Lines invites visitors to be thunderstruck by Australia's leading political cartoonists as they amp up the satire on the most significant political moments of the...

15 Feb 20
18 Jul 20
a timber jewellery case

Building a Life: The Jennings Germans story

Canberra Museum and Gallery

The fingerprints of the ‘Jennings Germans’ are all over Canberra – but who were they? This exhibition explores the lives and legacy of the 150 German carpenters who came to Canberra in the...

6 Jun 20
26 Jul 20
Elizabeth (detail), 2019 by Anthea da Silva

Darling Portrait Prize

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery’s Darling Portrait Prize is the newest portrait painting prize in the country, held at the home of Australian portraiture. The inaugural 40 finalists are alongside the...

2 Jul 20
22 Aug 20
Calum Hurley, 2020. Photo: Courtesy of the artist.

Differing Perspectives

Craft ACT

Calum Hurley | Jordan Leeflang Responding to photographs of metropolitan Japan, Calum Hurley and Jordan Leeflang shall create sculptural objects and pieces of furniture inspired by six different...

4 Jun 20
11 Oct 20
Image of shoreline. Explore our new exhibition online or onsite.

Endeavour Voyage: The Untold Stories of Cook and the First Australians

National Museum of Australia

This stunning exhibition takes you on a journey, travelling on board the ship with Cook and for the first time hearing the stories from those on the shore. In looking at our past, we have the...

Find Canberra Events