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Republican and Democratic Conventions live ...

Dust off those campaign buttons and hitch a ride with us to Planet America for ... Read more

Making Tomorrow Forum...

All over Australia, there are people working in schools to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait ... Read more

China in ASEAN...

The 2016 ASEAN Forum co-hosted by the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre and China Studies Centre will ... Read more

2016 Sydney China Business Forum...

The Sydney China Business Forum, now in its sixth year, is the flagship event for ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
  • 8 February 2016
    8.00am - 5.00pm

    Exhibition: Laugh Lines 8 Feb - 31 Aug 2016

    Come and enjoy a smile, a giggle or a big laugh at the Library's Rare Books and Special Collection’s new exhibition showcasing some of the holdings of the Humour Collection. All welcome!

    #Sydney_library #RareBooks #humour

  • 16 May 2016
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Raymond Hanson’s manuscript sketches for The Immortal Touch (c. 1970s).

    Exhibition: Striking Chords 19 May -30 Nov 2016

    This exhibition is a celebration of the University Library’s Rare Music Collection, on the occasion of its relocation from the Conservatorium Library to Fisher Rare Books & Special Collections.

    #RareBooks #Sydney_library

  • 7 July 2016
    11.00pm - 4.00pm
    Image from FIELDWORK exhibition

    EXHIBITION // FIELDWORK: artist encounters

    FIELDWORK: artist encounters creates spatial, conceptual, sonic and material conversations between recent works of a collection of artists with decades-long practice trajectories involving, in various ways, work in the field or of the field.

  • 22 July 2016
    10.30am - 1.30pm
    Planet America

    Republican and Democratic Conventions live with Planet America

    Dust off those campaign buttons and hitch a ride with us to Planet America for two very special live shows marking the Republican and Democratic Conventions.

  • 26 July 2016
    9.00am - 4.30pm

    Making Tomorrow Forum

    All over Australia, there are people working in schools to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to ‘make their tomorrow’ through success in education. The Making Tomorrow Forum brings those people together to share skills, knowledge, techniques and information.

  • 26 July 2016
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Professor Tim Gill

    Dietary Guidance: Has the evidence changed or have we changed?

    It could be argued that in recent years, the environment in which we live and our state of energy balance has altered dramatically creating different nutritional demands and altering physiological responses to food and nutrients. Thus previous nutritional recommendations may no longer be valid.

  • 26 July 2016
    6.00pm - 9.00pm

    Fiat Mist Seminar: Old dogs can still learn new tricks

    Antibiotic resistance is an urgent health issue for Australia and globally. The World Health Organisation has warned that the overuse of antibiotics is fuelling dangerously high resistance levels and describes antibiotic resistance as a global crisis.

  • 26 July 2016
    7.30pm - 8.30pm

    Stem Cells and Osteoarthritis Webinar

    The next OA webinar will focus on a very popular topic: Stem Cells. This webinar will be presented by Professor Christopher Little, director of the Raymond Purves Bone and Joint Research Labs at the Kolling Institute of Medical Research at Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia.

  • 27 July 2016
    12.30pm - 2.00pm

    SDN Democracy Futures | Democracy and Depoliticised Acquiescence

    Some argue that democracy is the best form of politics because it is the most inclusive and therefore best suited to garnering the willing compliance of the people. This line of thought has been traced back to Benedict de Spinoza. However, Spinoza himself was equally interested in political exclusio

  • 27 July 2016
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Christian Hall, Shelfscape 1

    ART TALK // Christian Hall

    Christian Hall is an independent Australian designer and maker whose work confidently sits at the nexus of art and design. Currently the creative director of the JamFactory Jewellery & Metal Design Studio, his practice encompasses furniture and industrial design, sculpture and jewellery.